Snares

SSPCA welcomes ban for Annan dog owner

A man from Annan who neglected his dogs and was caught in possession of illegal snares has been banned from keeping dogs and fined £1,000.…

Snared cat reunited with owner

AN INJURED cat has been reunited with its owner after being caught in an illegal snare. Harley suffered deep lacerations in her stomach after being…

Badger snared in Holmfirth

A YOUNG badger was trapped in an illegal snare in Holmfirth. And police believe it was the work of badger baiters, who are causing major…

Police tracking badger killer

POLICE are investigating after a badger was killed by a snare trap and dumped at the side of the road on the outskirts of Whitby,…

Pet cat killed in illegal snare

A much loved family pet died a slow and painful death after becoming trapped in an illegal home-made snare in Peterborough. The lifeless body of…

Pet cat trapped in snare

A LOCKERBIE woman is warning pet owners to be on their guard after her cat was trapped in a snare. Fifty-eight-year-old Mary Carlyle was woken…

Alfie injured in an illegal trap

VETS had to amputate the leg of a cat believed to have been caught up in an illegal snare. Phil Lord, 31, of Rushmore Drive,…

Snares in Peterborough

Animal snares put children at risk

At least five home-made snares have been spotted in a field owned by Peterborough City Council near Fletton Cemetery in the last two weeks. RSPCA…