The death of Badger 41

The independent experts’ report on the 2013 badger culls confirms that free shooting as practiced in the culls was not a humane method of killing badgers. The story of Badger 41 illustrates why. ... Read the full article »

Badger cull signals dark times for the veterinary profession

Mark Jones, Veterinarian and Executive Director, Humane Society International/UK
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Despite the overwhelming scientific view that culling badgers will not help reduce TB in cattle and grave concerns over the future of many badger populations, the British Veterinary Association and the Chief Veterinary Officer continue to support the government’s plans. ... Read the full article »