'This will also enable more rangers to be deployed to the jungle to carry out patrols, as well as to locate and destroy the snares
set up by those poachers,' he said.
Dragos Ionescu, Southern Cardamom Forest Protection Program (SCFPP) field coordinator and the Wildlife Alliance's webmaster for Cambodia, told The Post on Tuesday that the snares
were made from rope and motorbike brake cables.
"The RSPCA is opposed to the manufacture, sale and use of all snares
and any trap which causes suffering.
Trekking in the forest we meet Mike Ninsnma, 27, who clutches two snares
he has found that morning.
can only be legally used to catch certain mammal species, such as foxes or rabbits, but they are indiscriminate and their victims often include badgers, cats or dogs.
PCSO Chris McCue said the law required snares
to be set only with the landowner's permission, and that they should not be placed in areas regularly used by domestic animals, near public footpaths or housing.
PCSO Chris McCue said the law requires snares
to be set only with the landowner's permission and that they should not be placed in areas regularly used by domestic animals, near public footpaths or housing.
can't distinguish between animals and it is thought that up to 69 per cent of snared animals are not the intended species.
Bex Warren, 26, was left feeling sick after finding her Shar Pei dog Nero's neck trapped in the snare
in Malkin Wood, behind the Beast Market, Holmfirth.
Easy to make from widely available material such as bicycle cable wires and quick to set up, wire snares
are deadly traps that are fast becoming the plague of Asia's forests.
could be banned in Wales if farmers and gamekeepers do not abide by a voluntary code of best practice, a crossparty group of AMs has said.
Hundreds of snares
are picked up by anti-poachers and hunters every year.
Some 20 banned bird snares
were recently seized by the inspectors of the wildlife section at the Environmental Protection Department of the Ministry of Environment (MoE).
set to protect profitable grouse moors are trapping innocent domestic pets - the hidden victims of the hunting industry.