By Justin Kerswell, Campaigns Manager and Deputy Director of Viva!
By Justin Kerswell, Viva! campaigns manager
The guns have fallen silent over Gloucestershire and Somerset. For now, badgers can slumber peacefully throughout the winter months, but what is to come next spring? We shouldn’t take the ending of the ‘cull’ earlier than intended as a sign of complacency or an admission of defeat by the Government. If anything, the resolve to continue – and expand – the killing fields next year has taken on a new zeal.
Viva! Bristol 'Dump Dairy Save a Badger' Demo - 14 May 2013
Calves in a Welsh market.
A sign on the wall explains clearly how important boot washes are as a biosecurity measure.
Most people walked past the foot dip (in the far right hand corner of this photo) without dipping their feet.