Hunting

Trespass: Badsworth and Bramham Moor Hunt huntsman Richard Mould and master Nigel Dickson ignore warning signs.

Fox hunt ignored warning signs and trespassed on canal towpaths

The Badsworth and Bramham Moor Hunt have been criticised for ignoring warning signs and galloping down narrow canal towpaths.

Middleton Hunt: Charles Carter made the lewd outburst to a fox hunting protester

Middleton Hunt hounds die beside a grass verge after they are hit by cars

At least three Middleton Hunt foxhounds were killed and several more severely injured when the hunt rode down a busy 60mph main road near Norton.

Middleton Hunt leave one saboteur with a head injury

Police probe assault claims after Middleton Hunt demo

Police are investigating following claims from anti-hunt protesters that they were hit with whips and suffered head injuries as they were following the Middleton Hunt.

Paul Larby, Peter White and Jane Wright guilty of hunting a mammal with dogs

Three members of Grove and Rufford Hunt fined for fox hunting

The members of the Grove and Rufford Hunt said they were trail-hunting around Laneham and the fox's death was accidental.


Opinion

Heythrop Hunt Guilty

The cost of preventing cruelty in the UK

Alan Kirby of Protect Our Wild Animals explains the background to the successful RSPCA prosecution against David Cameron's favourite hunt and the failings of the British justice system.

Jim Barrington

James Barrington – Countryside Alliance ‘Animal Welfare Consultant’

Just as predictable as badger baiters claiming they were only 'hunting rabbits' are the articles and letters by James Barrington regurgitating his past.


Wildlife

Red Kites targetted by shooters

Red kite shot dead in North Yorkshire

The bird of prey was discovered near Greenhow in Nidderdale.

Buzzard in flight

Police appeal after buzzard shot in Nidderdale, North Yorkshire

Police in North Yorkshire are appealing for information after the discovery of a bird of prey that was killed illegally.


Terrier Work

The charity Scottish Badgers said that it identified 134 offences between 2012 and 2015

Charity highlights problem of illegal badger-baiting by criminal gangs

MSPs will be told next week that not enough is being done to combat the illegal practice of badger baiting by criminal gangs in Scotland.

Parson Russell Terrier Elf is believed to have spent most of her life finding badgers in their setts

Dog found with missing jaw after ‘being battered by badger baiting

A dog believed to have been used for badger baiting has been found with part of her jaw missing in Brownhills.


How some hunters treat their horses

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