Legendary Explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes and TOWIE star Chloe Meadows back tougher penalties for dog fighters

Stars stand side by side with League Against Cruel Sports and dog fighting victim CupcakeRead more

League disappointed at government refusal to toughen animal abuse sentences

League Against Cruel Sports’ reaction to Government report on RSPCA prosecutions and sentencing for animal related crimesRead more

League welcomes Scottish Government’s plans to strengthen hunt ban

This is a good first step in making the law which prevents wild mammals being hunted, chased and killed for sport clearer and more suited to its intended purpose.Read more

The Dog Days Aren’t Over for Fighting Dogs

Lush Cosmetics and League Against Cruel Sports launch dog fighting awareness window display campaign in Liverpool and across UKRead more

Bird flu outbreak ‘inevitable’ as shooting industry intensively breeds 35m pheasants & partridges each year

Last year the League highlighted how the birds are factory farmed in conditions that would not be tolerated for ‘farm’ birds like chickens.Read more

Wildlife safer as Scotland licences airguns

Wildlife and pets may be a little bit safer in Scotland today as a new licensing law for airguns comes into force.Read more

Last hooray of the hunts in Scotland?

Recommendations made in the Government’s fox hunting legislation review could see the cruel sport really banned for good by next Boxing DayRead more

High time for Northern Ireland to ban hunting

Northern Ireland is now the only nation within the UK that has not introduced a complete ban on fox and stag hunting.Read more

Out of Touch

Hunts parade on Boxing Day despite majority opposition to huntingRead more