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Should you be allowed to mutilate your dog for your hobby?

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Sarah Moyes
26 May 2017

We don’t think so, but that’s exactly what the Scottish Government is proposing. In 2007 Scotland took a big...

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Facebook rules let animal abuse slip through the net

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Sarah Moyes
22 May 2017

Scrolling through your newsfeed on Facebook is something that we all do multiple times a day, but did you know that...

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Animal welfare announcements: glass three-quarters full

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Libby Anderson
11 May 2017

It has been a long time coming, but today is the day that the Wild Animals in Travelling Circuses (Scotland) Bill starts...

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The Scottish legal system is failing our wildlife

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Harry Huyton
08 May 2017

Last week, RSPB Scotland released a shocking video. It shows a hen harrier flushed from her nest and shot in...

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Hen harrier

A fox, a cat, a badger – 3 recent snaring cases that alone justify a ban

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Harry Huyton
05 May 2017

It’s peak snaring season in the British countryside. Snares are used throughout the country, mostly to target...

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Should you be allowed to mutilate your dog for your hobby?

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Sarah Moyes
26 May 2017

We don’t think so, but that’s exactly what the Scottish Government is proposing. In 2007 Scotland took a big...

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Facebook rules let animal abuse slip through the net

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Sarah Moyes
22 May 2017

Scrolling through your newsfeed on Facebook is something that we all do multiple times a day, but did you know that...

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Animal welfare announcements: glass three-quarters full

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Libby Anderson
11 May 2017

It has been a long time coming, but today is the day that the Wild Animals in Travelling Circuses (Scotland) Bill starts...

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What will the next Scottish Government do for animals?

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19 April 2016

It’s almost election time in Scotland, so last week OneKind, working in partnership with Blue Cross, Cats...

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Highland cow

No place for polar bear breeding in Scotland

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Harry Huyton
19 February 2016

Polar bears are awesome animals. In the wild, they roam enormous areas of the Arctic, with natural ranges that are on...

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Mercedes the polar bear

New chapter in circus saga

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Harry Huyton
11 February 2016

OneKind urges MPs to take every chance stand up for circus animals and press for these outmoded entertainments to be...

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Annie the circus elephant

A fox, a cat, a badger – 3 recent snaring cases that alone justify a ban

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Harry Huyton
05 May 2017

It’s peak snaring season in the British countryside. Snares are used throughout the country, mostly to target...

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Scotland Bill to ban wild animal circuses comes closer

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Libby Anderson
07 April 2017

Scotland could be a wild-animal-circus-free zone by next summer.  OneKind understands that the Scottish...

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OneKind talks fox hunting and snares at the SNP conference

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Sarah Moyes
21 March 2017

Sarah Moyes, Onekind’s new campaigner, blogs on her experience representing OneKind at the SNP conference last...

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OneKind welcomes community payback order for illegal snaring offence

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Harry Huyton
25 May 2016

OneKind has welcomed a community payback order for a man convicted of snaring offences in East Lothian. Craig Aitken...

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The 2016 Scottish Elections – Who said what on animal welfare?

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04 May 2016

The Scottish Elections are just around the corner so what then are the politicians saying about animal welfare? If you...

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What will the next Scottish Government do for animals?

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19 April 2016

It’s almost election time in Scotland, so last week OneKind, working in partnership with Blue Cross, Cats...

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Highland cow

Exotics trade is rough on animals

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15 February 2015

What do you think when you hear the word “pet”? Do you think “dog” or “cat”?...

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puppy farm

Traps in our countryside, a walker’s guide 2013

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11 June 2012

The countryside can be a place of tranquility and is where many of us escape to for some peace, as well as a chance to...

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No court proceedings for beating crows to death

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13 February 2012

OneKind field officer witnesses crows killed in a cage, but prosecution is dropped. Take Action! A man is seen and...

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Cage trap on shooting estate

Saving Scotland's Foxes with Hessilhead

Save animals from snares

Life is as dear to a mute creature as it is to man.

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