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Ban the use of snares in England

I work in a wildlife hospital & we deal with wild animals with horrific injuries after being caught in snares. We have many photos to prove the damage done by these inhumane cheese-wires. Domestic pets have also been severely injured by snares.
A ban on their use is long overdue.

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      • David Newby commented  · 

        These must be banned. Why do humans want to inflict pain and suffering on animals

      • Bob Small commented  · 

        I'd add my name to this campaign without a doubt.

      • Anonymous commented  · 

        These inhumane snares should have been banned years ago.

      • Rex Lee commented  · 

        These things should have been outlawed years ago!

      • Patricia Betty commented  · 

        This is barbaric We dont need to snare animals in the modern world Cruel and heartless. Ban this as soon as is humanly possible

      • Anonymous commented  · 

        Horrific, how can this be allowed to continue. We are supposed to be a country of animal lovers, it makes you feel ashamed.

      • Dianne Jackson commented  · 

        Please, please ban these snares as soon as possible, they are so cruel

      • Anonymous commented  · 

        This is disgusting and barbaric in todays day and age, it must stop now.!

      • Lesley Earing commented  · 

        It is barbaric to use these snares it must be stopped.

      • Rosemarie W commented  · 

        I thought snares had been banned years ago as I have seen images from campaigns by the RSPCA several years ago it is ridiculous that they have not been banned yet .Set this cruelty in the past and get Snares banned NOW...

      • Linda commented  · 

        36 years ago our cat was caught in a snare. He had been missing for a week when he limped into the house with his leg hanging off, covered in blood. The vet said someone must have released him and seen the injuries. The vet was brilliant and with the help of teams of friends over the following few weeks we were able to save our cat and his leg. He lived for another 10 years but we have never forgotten what snares can do.

      • Vivian commented  · 

        Definitely ban them now .

      • Jane commented  · 

        Awful...cruel...ban this NOW!

      • Anonymous commented  · 

        Banning all snares should be a top priority.All snares should be made illegal as they can trap pets as well.

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