If you have any concerns about the use of snares, anywhere in the UK, you can share them with us on the SnareWatch website.

You can tell us if your pet was caught in a snare, report findings of animals trapped in snares, raise concerns about possible illegal misuse of snares or simply let us know if you’re worried about snares you have seen in a particular area.

A cat was found in a garden in Walsall with wire round his waist.

The couple who found the cat gave him food but two weeks passed, with the cat getting weaker, before they could catch him and take him to a vet.

The vet who treated the cat said the wire was probably a snare.

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May 2023