RSPCA Rescues Rare Albino Badger

Albino Badger(1) Healed

Injured badger who lost his stripes is making a recovery A rare albino badger that was found with bite injuries on his neck and rump has been admitted to the RSPCA’s   West Hatch Wildlife Centre to be nursed back to health. The male badger was found in an outdoor toilet …

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Ban all Snares NOW !


18 March 2015 New video footage showing snared animals that have died slow and painful deaths supports today’s call by the League Against Cruel Sports for a complete ban on snares. While nearly eight out of ten people think snaring should be banned, the UK is one of just five …

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Badger Trust Letter to Secretary of State.


Letter to Elizabeth Truss – Secretary of State Friday March 20, 2015 Dear Secretary of State STATEMENT ON BADGER PERSECUTION AND WILDLIFE CRIME During our meeting on Tuesday, 3rd March to discuss the government’s badger cull policy, you gave us an undertaking that your department would issue a statement condemning …

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20 Years of Badger Rescue in Dyfed.


              Badger-Watch and Rescue Dyfed                               Southern Wildlife Rehabilitation Unit                                    Since  21st September 1995 the southern unit has taken in 160 wild animals, mainly Badgers that have been  injured. 88 have recovered from their injuries and have been returned to the area where they came from. Sadly 72 …

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Badger Cull and the Election.

Will the badger cull cost the Tories the election? It certainly should! Dominic Dyer 16th March 2015 Tweet  David Cameron has called the badger cull is ‘probably the most unpopular policy for which I am responsible’, writes Dominic Dyer. But unable to break his pledge to landowners and the NFU, …

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Liz Truss Meeting With Badger Trust.


Liz Truss Meeting : Update Wednesday March 4, 2015 The meeting with the DEFRA Secretary of State yesterday was very useful and we had a frank exchange of views on the following key issues: Cull Roll Out We pressed the Secretary of State (SoS) to confirm plans for roll out …

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NFU misleads Public over Cull

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2nd March 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Badger Trust calls on NFU to stop misleading the public over the impact of badger culling Ahead of a meeting with the Environment Secretary Liz Truss on the 3 March, the Badger Trust has called on the National Farmers’ Union to stop misleading the …

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Gloscon Did not reach even half their Target in Cull.


9th March 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE GLOUCESTERSHIRE BADGER GROUP SAY GLOSCON FAILED TO ACHIEVE EVEN HALF THEIR TARGET IN 2014 CULL The Gloucestershire Badger Group chaired by Tony Dean together with local campaigners have welcomed the announcement by Natural England that the NFU’s subsidiary cull contractor Gloscon may be stripped …

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