The plan was drafted by member countries of the International Whaling Commission (IWC), an international body which meets annually to set global policy on whaling and whale conservation.
Despite the moratorium, three of the IWC’s 88 member couRead more »
Five years today since the Hunting Act came into force in England and Wales, Sir Paul speaks out in the new report ‘No Return to Cruelty’ by IFAW in Action, a part of the global International Fund for Animal Welfare movement.
He said:Read more »
The poll, by Ipsos MORI, shows that nearly twice as many Tory supporters favour the ban as want it repealed. More than six out of 10 (62%) say that fox hunting should NOT be made legal again, with just one in three (33%) saying it should be (five perRead more »
They were charged, under Section 5 of the Hunting Act 2004, with attending hare coursing events on March 2 and 3, 2007.
Both pleaded guilty to attending hare coursing events on both dates and received absolute discharges at Scarborough Magistrates CRead more »
Twiggy Lawson said: "Hunting with
dogs is utterly cruel and barbaric and, like many people in the
UK, I rejoiced when it was
finally banned. Sadly, however, four years on some hunts seem
determined to flout the law aRead more »
Huntingact.org is a factual resource created
by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), the League Against Cruel
Sports and the RSPCA. The specialist
site was set up to assist relevant enforcement officials by providing clear
informatioRead more »