MP peddles a piece of folk lore

The Badger Trust is astonished that a Member of Parliament should claim in a debate that a farmer in his constituency “saw what he thought were 30 to 40 badgers, full of TB, staggering around and unable to stand up” under a yard light. For Mr James Gray (Con, N. …

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Local Badger Group Members to Receive Award at

Press Release Badger Watch and Rescue Dyfed                         14th Oct 2011. Local Badger Group Members to Receive Award at House of Lords   Michael Sharratt, Vice Chairman, and Gordon Lumby , Secretary of Badger Watch and Rescue Dyfed have been selected to receive  an International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) Award …

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news alert 26th – 30th September 2011

Please note that some of these Alerts offer the opportunity for comments to be added to the discussion boards and it is hoped that recipients of this e-mail will add their views.  It is an ideal opportunity to take advantage of widely read free publicity and explain the anti-cull arguments …

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Badger vaccine deployment project

The Badger Vaccine Deployment Project involves trapping and vaccinating badgers (using intra-muscular injection of BCG) in a 100km2 area near Stroud in Gloucestershire. The primary aims of vaccinating badgers in the Stroud area are to maintain Fera’s capability to vaccinate badgers, and to provide training for others who may wish …

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