2008-02-15 12:31:08 UTC
Every year 'chums with guns' inflict needless suffering for the sake
Millions of game birds are reared each year, often in appalling,
battery conditions, for the sole purpose of being hunted; and the
misery doesn't end there. All kinds of wildlife suffer at the hands of
the shoot in the name of predator control.
Considering the fatal nature of sports-shooting, it is highly
unregulated with no formal training process required. Children as
young as nine have been granted a gun licence. Are these unchecked,
murderous activities really a fair use of the countryside for
There are lots of simple ways to get active and help the campaign.
Let us know about your local shoot or request our Troubled by the
Help ban snares
Let Minister responsible for animal welfare, Lord Rooker, know you are
concerned about the conditions in which gamebirds are reared. Click
here to view a sample letter (or better still write your own message)
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please don't hesitate to contact us.