Badger baiter jailed after dogs badly hurt

A MAN has been looked up for six months after being found guilty of taking part in the "barbaric sport" of badger baiting. John William Lee was arrested as he walked through a busy town centre while blood dripped from the face of one of his dogs. The 40-year-old was also carrying a rucksack on …

Hunters set their dogs on badgers and foxes

Feb 7 2008 by Liza Williams, Liverpool Echo A JUDGE condemned four men for the “wicked” act of illegally hunting badgers and foxes with dogs. Sentencing them at Liverpool magistrates’ court, district judge Michael Abelson said the men took “cruel enjoyment” from their dogs attacking the wild animals. The court heard how four men and …