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The Easter Bunny Is Freezing to Death
Animals  (tags: Easter, hares, rabbits, Germany, frost, snow, death, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered )

- 2243 days ago -
Young hares and rabbits are dying of cold in the icy weather this Easter, a German Wildlife Foundation has warned. It's not just the snow that is making their natural habitat more perilous. The removal of hedges ... is depriving them of protection.
Call to Protect Irish Hare From Threat of Foreign Invader
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, hares, bunnies, rabbits, environment )

- 2975 days ago -
AN INTERNATIONAL group of scientists has joined a call for action to protect the native Irish hare which is said to be under extreme threat from imported European "brown" hare
League Against Cruel Sports : Help Us End the Suffering of Hares - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, hares, brown hare, wildanimals, shooting, killing, suffering, wildlife, humans, society, ethics, protection, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3001 days ago -
The Raveningham Estate in Norfolk is usually known for its gardens rather than for the massacre of wildlife.The footage taken in february shows an organised brown hare shoot taking place on the Estate owned by the President of the Norfolk Wildlife Trust.
Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust Bid to Boost Hare Numbers
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, hares, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3146 days ago -
The sight of an albino brown hare is extremely rare as their striking white colouring makes them easy prey for foxes and other predators before they are fully grown
Animals  (tags: england, native wild animals, stags, badgers, foxes, hares, slaughtered, massacred, brian may group, animal advocates )

- 3149 days ago -
SAVE ME is a group founded by Brian May to promote decent treatment for animals. We believe that every creature deserves a decent life and a decent death.
Hare Coursing to Be Banned in Northern Ireland
Animals  (tags: Hare coursing to be banned in Northern I, hare coursing, Ireland, animal cruelty, UK, Bill, law, hares, cruelty, wildanimals, GoodNews, goodnews, endangered, environment, ethics, humans, protection, law, killing, killed, investigation, sadness )

- 3255 days ago -
The Irish Council Against Blood Sports has welcomed the tremendous news that hare coursing is to be banned in Northern Ireland. Members of the Legislative Assembly voted 23 to 18 in favour of an amendment to the new Wildlife and Natural Environment Bill..
Renewal of Special Protection Order for the Irish Hare
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, hares, Ireland, killing, ban, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3541 days ago -
The League has cautiously welcomed the renewal of the temporary ban on the killing, taking, sale or purchase of Irish hares. The League calls for the Department of Environment to take a permanent approach which is believed to be absolutely necessary in
Two Convicted for Hare Coursing in Yorkshire
Animals  (tags: animals, hares, cruelty, AnimalWelfare, coursing, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3583 days ago -
Miles Henry Easterby and Major John Shaw have been convicted of committing offences under the Hunting Act. Following trial at Scarborough Magistrates Court, both defendants were found guilty of permitting illegal hare coursing to take place and of
Hare Today... Gone Tomorrow?
Animals  (tags: animals, hares, dogs, cruelty, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3604 days ago -
I recently received an e-mail about a new book that aims to bring attention to the subject of 'hare coursing', a vicious blood-sport whose innocent-sounding name belies the horrific nature of the activity.
Watch Out, Easter Bunny: 41,000 Rabbits Run Over in Austria in 2008
Animals  (tags: rabbits, hares, traffic, Austria, run over, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3697 days ago -
Road traffic poses an increasing threat to Austria's hares and rabbits, with some 41,000 animals run over last year, according to figures published by a traffic watchdog group on Tuesday. With Easter Sunday mere days away, the Austrian Traffic Club said
Mad March Hares Boxing Early
Animals  (tags: hares, numbers increasing, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3739 days ago -
Figures released by WildCare, the farm wildlife habitat scheme, reveal brown hare numbers have increased by 35 per cent on participating farms. The data, collated from two independent audits of each farm per year, involves detailed field measurements
Last Few Pests Being Targeted on Maungatautari Ecological Island
Animals  (tags: animals, mice, rabbits, hares, killing, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildlife )

- 3998 days ago -
Days are numbered for mice on Maungatautari now that 260km of pest monitoring lines have been cut across the mountain's 3,400 hectares of native forest. The Maungatautari Trust is confident that, with aerial poison drops and ground hunting,
Animal Rights Activists to Picket Hare Coursing Event
Animals  (tags: hares, cruelty, Ireland, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection )

- 4123 days ago -
Animal rights activists are planning a major protest in Co Tipperary today as the country's largest annual hare coursing event gets underway in Clonmel. The Campaign for the Abolition of Cruel Sports says the demonstration will mark the first time in 12
Mountain Hare - Lepus Timidus: AKA Blue Hare, White Hare
Animals  (tags: wildlife, animals, hares, rabbits, habitat, Scotland, heather )

- 4291 days ago -
In Great Britain, the Mountain Hare is native only to the Scottish highlands;it was translocated to England,Wales, the Isle of Man and various Scottish islands, mainly for shooting.In Great Britain, the population is fairly fragmented and isolated which

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