TERRIERMAN GUILTY

21st September 2022 Message from Herefordshire Hunt Sabs Slimy lowlife Ben Porter, terrier man of the Herefordshire and Clifton Hunt, attended Worcester Magistrates Court today accused of a whole string of traffic offences resulting from an incident on 5th March where he intentionally drove his quad bike, at speed, towards one of our sabs, striking …

Company director fined more than £9000 for damaging a badger sett

The director of a construction company has been fined £9,350 after allowing a worker to damage a badger sett at a housing development in Aberdeen. 21st September 2022 Bruce Allan, from Kintore and director of Malcolm Allan Housebuilders, was sentenced at Aberdeen Sheriff Court after pleading guilty to a breach of the Protection of Badgers …

Man given first criminal behaviour order for poaching offences in North Yorkshire

13th September 2022 The 32-year-old was found guilty of hunting wild mammals with dogs A man has become the first offender in North Yorkshire to be given a criminal behaviour order for poaching offences, after being found guilty of hunting wild mammals with dogs. 32-year-old Ryan Thomas Spence, from Redcar and Cleveland, was also handed …

Criminal Behaviour Orders issued to two men after wild animals targeted in East Yorkshire

3rd August 2022 Three men have been convicted of hunting a wild mammal with a dog and trespassing in search of game at Arnold in the East Riding of Yorkshire last year. Michael Berry, 51, of Avon Court, Saltburn-by-the-sea, Callum Raw, 31, of Fenton Court, Boosbeck and Jamie Dewing, 33, of Wharton Place, Boosbeck all …

Four men fined huge sums for poaching offences in Blandford

20th April 2022 FOUR men have been fined huge sums for poaching offences in Blandford following an investigation by Rural Crime officers. The total amount they were collectively fined was over £3,000. On Friday July 30, 2021 Dorset Police received a report of suspected poaching in the Cashmoor area. It was reported that four men …

Man sentenced over ‘abhorrent’ animal abuse after attacking fox with garden fork

1st August 2022 Outside of the court, Correspondent Rupert Evelyn asked Paul O'Shea if he was remorseful for his acts WATCH THE VIDEO HERE Described as an “abhorrent” case of animal abuse, secret filming revealed Paul O’Shea capturing a fox with his terrier and using a garden fork to eventually remove it from the dog's …

Evil Gamekeeper jailed after using dogs to fight badgers and foxes

Rhys Davies was sentenced after vets examined terriers kept at his tied cottage on Millden estate in Scotland. 1st August 2022 A former gamekeeper at one of Scotland’s best-known grouse moors has been jailed for eight months and banned for owning dogs for 15 years, after using dogs to fight badgers and foxes. Rhys Davies, …