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.
A dog walker near Basingstoke, Hampshire, uncovered a badger snared by the leg on a game-shooting estate She went home to get cutters and on
Cat owner, Sarah Brown from Newcastle Under Lyme had a shock when her cat returned with a home made snare around its neck. The snare
A DESPERATE plea for people not to use animal traps has been issued by a town cat owner after his pet was trapped in a
A cat owner whose pet went missing for two days has spoken of her shock at finding the animal trapped in a wire snare normally
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.