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Action To Improve Animal Welfare - Plans to outlaw glue traps in Scotland

[IMG][/IMG] Legislation to end the harmful practice of setting ‘glue traps' is to be brought forward by the Scottish Government in order to protect animal welfare. The Scottish Animal Welfare Commission (SAWC) undertook a review of the use of glue traps and concluded that there are significant animal welfare issues related to their use, not only for rodents but also for non-target species such as wild birds. [Read Full Article]