Hunters allowed to shoot extinction-threatened turtle doves

24th may 2021 From Channel 4 News A red alert for our planet: there are no second chances. The warnings from world leaders in the run-up to the UN’s COP26 climate conference could hardly be starker. Yet even the simplest act of conservation seems impossible to achieve. Turtle doves are on the brink of extinction, …

Gamekeeper filmed killing two Buzzards but gets away with it

Original post from Raptor Persecution UK - Gamekeeper filmed shooting 2 buzzards on grouse moor in Yorkshire Dales national park 9th March 2021 The RSPB Investigations Team has published a blog this morning, detailing their undercover work filming a gamekeeper on a grouse moor in the Yorkshire Dales National Park, who used a tethered eagle …

Game shooter defends fieldsports after cat and fox found near snares at Bolton Abbey

26th February 2021 A KEEN fieldsports man who has been visiting the Bolton Abbey Estate for 35 years, has defended the shooting fraternity after a runner on the moor came across a dead cat and fox near snares and what appeared to be a ‘stink pit’ on the estate. The runner informed the police who …

Brit hunter’s sick boast: Come slaughter animals in South Africa during Covid

EXCLUSIVE: Take Aim Safaris outrage campaigners as defiant hunter lures tourists with boast that magnificent beasts such as lions are "plentiful" and "well rested" during Covid-19 pandemic 14th February 2021 A British trophy-hunting boss is offering deals to shoot ­endangered animals which he boasts are “plentiful” during the Covid ­crisis. Carl Knight, 47, who runs …

Evils bastards

Mallard 'massacre' as 100 ducks shot 'for fun' and left to die along banks of River Hull 5th February 2021 Over one hundred ducks have been brutally "massacred" on an East Yorkshire river, with some left to die among the reeds. Posters have been put up along West Beck near the northern end of the …

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. …