Anyone found guilty of setting a gin trap
faces a maximum PS20,000 fine and/or six months in prison.
The Lisburn cat lover angrily hit out at the poachers who left the gin trap
in an area close to where youngsters live.
A gin trap
is a mechanical device designed to trap an animal by the leg using spring-operated jaws.
Police are now investigating whether Sooty was snared by the gin trap
, which were banned in 1958, on the Cawdor estate, two miles from the McGowans' home.
Unfortunately Gin Trap
Jak has suffered a broken hip, but, hopefully, he'll eventually get back to the track.
RECOVERING: Vet Hannah Williams comforts the cat, which was found with its leg caught in the jaws of an illegal gin trap
And among other things we also displayed old leather working tools, a gin trap
(now illegal), scythe, knife sharpener, bull leader and knitting sheath.
Injuries caused by human intervention included seven elephants with trunk ampu-tationcaused by snares, one with a deformed foot from a gin trap
injury and one that was blind in one eye from a gunshot wound.
Boy, a pedigree labrador retriever, which was caught in a gin trap
for five days before gnawing himself out would be able to walk again, the Examiner reported.
AN ant with jaws like a gin trap
is officially the fastest striking predator in the animal kingdom, according to new research.
A TABBY cat lost one of its nine lives after it was snared by an illegal gin trap
in Mid Wales.
Months later, on a walk in a farmer's adjoining fields, I found her skeleton with the wicked jaws of a gin trap
around her neck.
Vets are fighting to save a cat's paw after it was almost severed by an illegal gin trap
An illegal gin trap
to catch moles and rats caused serious injuries to a cat caught in the back garden of a house in Hendy, Carmarthenshire.