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Badger Cull: Vets Accuse Ministers of 'Barefaced Lies'


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Wendy
- 95 days ago - bbc.co.uk
This is shocking, awful and terribly sad news, please read this and know we in the UK were lied to, by the Government (again) poor, poor Badgers xxxxxx



   

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Animae C (507)
Monday November 12, 2018, 2:47 pm
Here's the problem ;
DEFRA - the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs!
Environmental affairs MUST be separated from food & rural affairs, they contradict each other!
Govt officials receive 'big bickies' ($$$'s) from ranchers & big ag, hence will always side with them!

Shared, Wendy
 

Derek Richardson (192)
Monday November 12, 2018, 2:49 pm
There is no need to kill the badgers.
Thank you for sharing, sharing is caring.
 

Kathy G (42)
Monday November 12, 2018, 2:57 pm
Very upsetting. Unfortunately, all governments pander to the big lobby groups and it's the environment and wildlife that suffers. This is just too disgusting for words..
 

Nita L (127)
Monday November 12, 2018, 2:59 pm
I agree Animae. It's the same here in the states.
Noted and shared Wendy.
 

Animae C (507)
Monday November 12, 2018, 4:01 pm
AND in Australia Nita!!!
 

Shirley S (187)
Monday November 12, 2018, 8:00 pm
Why is the TB prevalent in that area of South East England ?
 

Shirley S (187)
Monday November 12, 2018, 8:04 pm
Poor little Badgers ! Isn't it amazing that the smaller animals always bear the brunt for anything that happens to cattle.
 

Francesca A (36)
Monday November 12, 2018, 9:30 pm
thank you for sharing, Wendy!
 

Veronica B (35)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 12:57 am
I agree with Animae and Nita! It's the Same everywhere !

Thanks Wendy
 

Joan H (122)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 4:30 am
I understand that one county (Dorset?) has experienced a rise in the cases of bovine TB since the cull.....
this cull is appalling.

Thank you for posting Wendy.
kind regards, Joan
 

MmAway M (519)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 5:29 am
Ditto Animae's comment

So sad!
 

Dawn M (141)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 6:00 am
Very sad!!
 

wendy k (161)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 7:24 am
Thank you all for your comments and for noting , xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
 

Sue L (71)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 7:53 am
This is very sad. The badgers are being blamed and killed with no actual science to back up the claims.
 

Terrie P (36)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 8:58 am
This is another example of governments all over the world waging war on wildlife. It is a foregone conclusion that many politicians are corporate whores and that people will have to start getting more involved in their countries politics if there is to be any hope of change. According to WWF, 60% of all animal life on earth has disappeared since 1970. This is a huge wake up call!!! Thank you so .much Wendy for sharing this!
 

Betty K (304)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 2:31 pm
Leave badgers alone!
 

Malgorzata Zmuda (202)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 2:52 pm
noted
 

Margarita R (24)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 2:58 pm
with a permit in Germany and Spain and other countries people can hunt badgers mostly between August and December, it is just another hobby and not so costy than the lions in Africa. disgusting and sad.
thanks
 

Margarita R (24)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 3:09 pm
with a permit people can hunt badgers in certain time, it is a hobby like hunting a lion only cheaper, in Germany and Spain and a couple of other EU countries it is nothing special to hunt, disgusting and sad.
thanks
 

Mark Turner (27)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 3:36 pm
Noted.Ty.
 

Ann B (75)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 4:23 pm
noted
 

Millie O'Connor (153)
Tuesday November 13, 2018, 7:04 pm
So sad, and very unfair to badgers. Thanks, Wendy.
 

Danuta W (1251)
Wednesday November 14, 2018, 3:48 am
noted
 

Sylvie A (190)
Wednesday November 14, 2018, 4:21 am
Noted with sadness. Thanks
 

Barbara K (61)
Wednesday November 14, 2018, 12:03 pm
Noted, my friend. I do not and probably will never understand why governments are so eager to kill off our beautiful wildlife. Got Trump doing it here.
 

Paola S (10)
Wednesday November 14, 2018, 12:34 pm
Thank you for sharing
 

Michael Friedmann (179)
Wednesday November 14, 2018, 2:37 pm
Thank You for Sharing This !!!
 

Corinne G (36)
Thursday November 15, 2018, 1:28 pm
So sad... Noted sweetie.
 

penny C (83)
Friday November 16, 2018, 11:26 am
Thanks Wendy!Now it printing!!!
 

Melania Padilla (123)
Thursday January 10, 2019, 8:52 am
It is shameful this has going on for so long: article shared.
 
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