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Badger Baiting Fears over Traps

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Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 7:40am 27th April 2012

There are fears badger baiting is back in west Cornwall.

It is after police discovered illegal snares each fitted with two large fishing hooks outside a sett.

They have been seized but officers say they are designed to capture the animals alive for entertainment.

badger sett

Photo: PC Barry Nicholas

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