Upsetting message from Cheshire Against the Cull

Blood on their hands!!! It seems like earliers misleading headline was to soften the blow of the amount of badgers killed during last years cull. 38,642 lives taken across 54 cull zones. Out of those, kill figures for areas/zones in Cheshire or areas/zones that Cheshire are a part of are ; Area 11 - Cheshire …

Badger cull to be effectively banned in 2022, Environment Secretary announces

It is thought over 100,00 badgers have been killed since 2013 27 January 2021 The badger cull will be effectively banned in 2022, the environment secretary has announced, after years of rows between animal welfare campaigners and farmers. Thousands of badgers are killed each year because they spread bovine tuberculosis to cows, threatening farmers' herds. …

Keep your eyes peeled

Message from Cheshire Monitors 03/01/2021 For this vehicle. It's been seen around Cheshire where there have been cases of badger sett interference. More detailed information has been passed to the police and we urge you, while you're having your permitted exercise, to keep a look out for the vehicle and anything suspicious going on in …

Caerphilly man found guilty of hunting and killing badger

13th December 2020 A MAN is facing a prison sentence after he was convicted after a trial of hunting and killing a badger. Dewi James Price, 39, of Commercial Street, New Tredegar, Caerphilly, was also found guilty of offences against red kites. He had denied the charges during a trial at Newport Magistrates’ Court. Price …

BEWARE HORRIBLE ARTICLE

HORIFYING Illegal animal fights ‘absolutely rife’ in Scotland, investigators say 28th November 2020 ILLEGAL animal fights are “absolutely rife” across Scotland, inv­estigators revealed. A crackdown has seen dozens of brutes snared for setting killer dogs on innocent badgers, foxes, deer and even cats. But the Scottish SPCA said the horrific practice is currently more widespread …

Man banned from keeping animals for life after admitting badger baiting offences

26th November 2020 Robert King, from Motherwell, was found guilty on two counts under the Protection of Badgers Act 1992 and of causing an animal fight to take place, whereby one of the dogs was so severely injured it required to be euthanised. A Motherwell man has been banned from keeping animals for life after …

Man from Flintshire found guilty of badger baiting sentenced to 20 weeks imprisonment

18th November 2020 A Flintshire man has been sentenced to 20 weeks imprisonment after he was found guilty of badger baiting and causing dogs to suffer with their injuries. Damien Sweeney, 34, of Maes Glyndwr, Treuddyn, was found guilty on 12 charges – eight under the Animal Welfare Act 2006 and four under the Protection …

Man handed suspended jail term after interfering with badger sett

13th January 2020 A Tonypandy man has been handed a suspended jail sentence and banned from keeping animals after admitting interference with a badger sett near Whitland. Matthew Howell Jones, 38, of Jones Street, also admitted failing to get urgent veterinary treatment for his dog, with the black terrier struggling with ‘very worrying’ injuries that …

The industry of badger culling

This six minute video shows the individuals and cold hearted methods behind the operations of the badger cull, expertly filmed by Derbyshire Against the Cull. https://www.facebook.com/DerbyshireAgainstTheCull/videos/776174639894995 GRAPHIC CONTENT - STORAGE AND TRANSPORT OF CULLED BADGERS EXPOSEDEarly on in the Derbyshire cull, attention was drawn to a stone barn in Alport. A small village and popular …