A cat has lost a leg after getting caught in an illegal animal trap just outside Limavady, Co Londonderry.
A cat which was left fighting for its life after getting its head caught in a lethal Fenn Trap has died.
The RSPCA were called after the black cat was found at Cheriton Avenue in Cefn Hengoed with a fenn trap still attached to his leg.
An animal owner has hit out at the use of an “archaic and gruesome” trap which snared her cat near her Ross-shire home.
Investigators from the RSPCA are appealing for information after the animal badly damaged its front leg trying to shake off the trap.
A cat has had to be put down after being badly injured in a fenn trap used for killing rats, stoats and weasels.
Pet owners are being urged to look out for illegal traps following an incident in St Dogmaels.
The dangers crayfish traps pose to otters were starkly illustrated when a dead otter was found in a trap washed downstream in Leicester.
The Environment Agency has warned of the dangers of illegal crayfish traps after an otter was found drowned near Bridport, Dorset.
Two otters have been found dead in illegal fishing nets on the Norfolk Broads.
An otter has drowned after getting caught up in an illegal crayfish trap by the Selby Canal.
Caughtt in the powerful grip of a rusty animal trap, this terrified tabby had a lucky escape when it was found staggering down a street scared and in pain.
A pregnant cat has had its leg amputated after an illegal trap “splintered its bone into shards”.
A mother otter and her two young have drowned after getting caught in an illegal net trap.
A pet cat could lose its paw after it got caught in an illegal gin trap.
Police fear a child or animal could have been injured by a gin trap left in a nature reserve.
An otter has been found dead in an illegal eel net in Lincolnshire.
A pensioner could face jail after trapping and shooting at a cat in a revenge plot for ‘digging up his flowers’.
A Wigan family were left devastated after their pet cat returned home with both hind feet amputated.
A cat has been found injured after being caught in a Fenn trap that may have been set illegally.