A Dual Purpose Snare Set As Self Locking on West Acre Estate, Norfolk Owned by: Marquess of Cholmondeley of Houghton Hall, Houghton and Thomas Hugh,
Petitions Committee of Welsh Parliament agree to ask Environment Minister for a total ban on snaring in Wales following our NASC petition
[email protected] Petition to ban the Snaring of Animals in Wales for the Fur Trade. To be considered by the Environment Committee of the Welsh Assembly
The National Anti Snaring Campaign has a petition to ban snaring for the fur trade being considered by the Petitions Committee of the Welsh parliament’s
Duke of Norfolk
The Duke of Norfolk is one of England’s largest landowners. His ancestral seat is Arundel Castle, Sussex where he heavily snares on the Norfolk Estate farms to prevent predation of wild game birds. He also has a home and shooting estate at Carlton Towers, Yorkshire – also littered with snares.
Here for the first time, we have captured a dog and a hare as they are caught in snares. Deer, badgers are also victims of indiscriminate snaring.
Fenn type traps to be banned by 2020
The Agreement on International Humane Trapping Standards (AIHTS) is an attempt to enforce an international standard on humaneness for traps relating to fur bearing mammals. Regardless of leaving the EU, the UK government has still agreed to implement.