Animal snares put children at risk
Melanie Young inspects one of the copper snares discovered by her father.

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 chiefs believe they have been…

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Beloved pet killed in snare on farm
Daughter Amy with beloved cat Tom

Beloved pet killed in snare on farm

A LEADING animal welfare charity has slammed MSPs who last week rejected a complete ban on the use of snares in Scotland after a family pet was killed on a…

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Fox strangled to death
Fox strangled in snare

Fox strangled to death

A CRIMINAL investigation has been launched following the discovery of illegal snares in a Scottish housing estate. On Thursday, two snares were found along with two foxes caught in them…

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Dog walker blasts snarers

A DOG walker has blasted cruel poachers after his pet was caught in a snare for the second time in three months. And MSP Cathy Jamieson has called on an…

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Herby’s snaring horror

THIS cat almost died after getting trapped in a snare that tore through his stomach down to the intestine. Poor Herby was taken to Croft Vets, in Bolsover, after being…

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Snares warning after fell runners caught

OUTDOOR enthusiasts have warned someone could be seriously injured on the Peak District moors outside Sheffield after two fell runners were caught in animal snares. Landowners are legally entitled to…

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