Found a snare?

If there is a live animal in the snare call the relevant animal welfare charity. We do not advise trying to release an animal yourself as the animal could be injured and require medical attention. Record the incident using our Snarewatch report form.

Scotland

Scottish SPCA
Animal Helpline 03000 999 999

England and Wales

RSPCA
Cruelty line 0300 1234 999

Northern Ireland

USPCA
Animal Information Line 028 3025 1000, caller ID required

 

Watch Bill Oddie in Snares Uncovered

Pet owners in Shropshire are concerned about illegal snares which are being set in their neighbourhood.

The residents are anxious about the safety of their pet cats and dogs who are at risk of being killed by the self-locking contraptions.

Type of snare

Self-locking illegal

Where

Shropshire

When

May 2019

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