Snares

Family pet killed by snare in woods

A DEVASTATED dog owner has called for snares to be banned after his pet died in agony. John Buchan, who lives in Gask, recently suffered…

Aylsham cat killed in snare

A couple whose pet cat was killed by a snare have joined calls for the traps to be banned – and have gathered a 1,000-name…

Tip-off leads to fox cub rescue

A tip-off to the National Anti-Snaring Campaign led to the rescue of a fox cub from a snare in the north-east. The fox cub was…

Cat owner issues snare warning

A CAT owner in Driffield is warning about the dangers of snares after her much loved pet returned home with one of the potentially lethal…

Pet cat injured in Norfolk snare

A pet cat was injured in an illegal snare – prompting police to issue a wider warning about traps. The cat had to be taken…

Sick killers snare cat

A PENSIONER says she has been left heartbroken after her cat died after being caught in a snare trap. Elsie Foster, 67, has slammed the…

Sheep farmer condemns callous snarer

An angry sheep farmer has condemned a callous snarer who placed a snare on his land without permission and caused the death of a badger.…

Mother’s Love: Vixen saves snared cub

Willy, a three-month-old cub, was left with horrific injuries after being caught in the wire trap. He was only discovered after he was heard screaming…

Cat injured by rabbit snare

A PET owner has spoken of her distress after her cat was hurt when a homemade rabbit snare became embedded in his fur. Lynn Smith…

Isle of Wight snared badger put down

A badger caught in a snare on the Bowcombe Estate at Shorwell could have been trapped in the device for more than a week. The…