BADGER DIGGERS GUILTY OF INTERFERING WITH A BADGER SETT

Message from York Anti-Hunt League 7th May 2022 We have received the following detailed report about a disturbing badger digging case in our local area. The incident happened in December 2019 but due to various delays the court case has only recently been concluded. A big thank you to all those involved who stood up …

Gamekeeper convicted for animal cruelty in relation to badger baiting

From Raptor Persecution UK 6th May 2022 Millden Estate (Angus Glens) gamekeeper convicted for animal cruelty in relation to badger baiting The long-running criminal case against a gamekeeper from Millden Estate in the Angus Glens was partially completed yesterday. Rhys Davies, 28, pleaded guilty at Forfar Sheriff Court to a number of offences relating to …

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'Killing for fun': Inside the sick world of badger baiting as bloodsport surges across Greater Manchester beauty sports 1st May 2022 WARNING: Graphic images and video are contained within this article, as a recent study reveals how cases of badger baiting are surging A dug out sett in an undisclosed location, and two badgers who …

Graphic images show extent of terrier’s injuries after owner receives suspended sentence

One of the terriers had tissue and skin missing from 75 percent of his jaw. 20th April 2022 A man from Rhondda Cynon Taff has been given a 12-week prison sentence, suspended for 18 months, and banned from keeping dogs for ten years after leaving two Patterdale terriers with serious untreated injuries that a vet …

Evil trio from Manchester (BEWARE HORRIBLE ARTICLE)

Thanks to UK Animal Cruelty Files for this article 9th February 2022 CONVICTED: wildlife persecutors Grant Leigh Senior, his son Grant Leigh Junior, and Junior's girlfriend Paris Carding - all of Greater Manchester - filmed themselves goading dogs into attacking badgers and foxes while two very young children were encouraged to join in with the …

Man admits badger baiting and ill treatment of dogs in Wythenshawe

8th February 2022 A dad has been found guilty of animal cruelty offences after posting on social media about taking his son out badger baiting to celebrate his release from prison. Grant Leigh Senior, 52, from Hyde, was convicted of causing unnecessary suffering to a terrier, alongside failing to properly look after six other dogs. …

Poaching equipment seized in Hexham by Northumbria Police and RSPCA

12th January 2022 A HAUL of poaching and hunting equipment has been seized as part of a joint day of action between Northumbria Police and the RSPCA. Officers from the rural crime team and Alnwick and Hexham NPT, alongside partners from the RSPCA and National Wildlife Crime Unit, executed warrants at two addresses - one …