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Bleak future for badgers – by order

It seems badger culling will go ahead in Wales. Last week the Welsh Minister for Rural Affairs Elin Jones laid before the National Assembly the order that will allow culling within a specified area in the south west of the country. … Continue reading

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‘Pointless killing’ is newest fate for Welsh badgers

The contrast is as marked as the black and white stripes on a badger’s snout.  In England, badgers will be vaccinated to try and halt the spread of bovine TB.  In Wales, badgers will be killed. ** UPDATE ** (15/04/09)  The … Continue reading

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