Anyone found guilty of setting a gin trap
faces a maximum PS20,000 fine and/or six months in prison.
The Lisburn cat lover angrily hit out at the poachers who left the gin trap
in an area close to where youngsters live.
A TABBY cat lost one of its nine lives after it was snared by an illegal gin trap
in Mid Wales.
are designed to trap the animal's leg with a spring like mechanism so the animal cannot escape.
An illegal gin trap
to catch moles and rats caused serious injuries to a cat caught in the back garden of a house in Hendy, Carmarthenshire.
RSPCA Wales has put out an appeal for information about illegal gin traps
, following injuries to a cat.
The new Highlands and Islands task force is set to crackdown on illegal gin traps
and crooks intent on stealing the eggs of protected birds.