Scotland is considering a ban on snares!

Within days of the ban on snares in Wales receiving Royal Assent, thus making it law, the Scottish Government has announced the launch of a Consultation on the use of snares in Scotland.

Posted 30 Aug 2023

Help Protect Local Wildlife

Wildlife in Britain is rapidly declining due to many factors, such as urbanisation, pollution, pesticide use and climate change. However, many wild animals that do survive are labelled as pests and targeted and killed because...

Posted 03 May 2023

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Parliament to debate a ban on snares

In direct response to our government petition being signed by over 100,000 people, this evening Parliament will debate a ban on the sale and use of snares to trap wildlife in Britain.

Posted 09 Jan 2023

Wales announces ban on snares

Animal Aid is heartened that there is going to be a ban on snares in Wales and hope that England and Scotland will follow.

Posted 27 Sep 2022

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Demand an answer on snares!

Following our government petition reaching the 100,000 signatures needed to trigger a parliamentary debate, the Petitions Committee has stated that it is keen to set a date for the debate – but is waiting for...

Posted 20 Sep 2022