"Horrific" footage of a bloodied fox being mauled by dogs at a hunt in Fife has sparked criticism of the pursuit as a tighter ban is sought.
Police are investigating after a fox was reportedly killed during a hunt.
Sir, – I note with interest the comments of your correspondent Derek Farmer (Letters, October 27) regarding the incident of goat hunting on Islay and the subsequent comments by Mike Russell MSP.
Sir, – I refer to the latest storm-in-a-teacup concerning the American lady who shared a picture of herself alongside a dead feral goat that she had shot with a hunting rifle.
Concerns have been raised that Scotland could be in for a less-than-Glorious Twelfth.
The Trump administration has decided once again to allow Americans to import the body parts of African elephants shot for sport, despite presidential tweets decrying the practice as a “horror show”.
Pheasant owners have been given advice on how to protect their flock after being targeted by poachers.
Scotland’s rich game larder offers a wealth of tasty alternatives for anyone looking to deviate away from the tradition of roast turkey at Christmas time.