More than 99 per cent of pheasants sold for food contain TOXIC lead shot – despite a commitment by hunters to switch to safer alternatives last year

Toxic lead shot can still be found in more than 99 per cent of pheasants shot for food, despite a commitment last year for hunters to begin using safer alternatives.

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Survey shows alarming increase in gamekeeper abuse

Two-thirds of gamekeepers across the UK have received abuse and threats because of their job. That’s the shock finding of a survey by BASC, Countryside Alliance, Game Farmers Association and National Gamekeepers Organisation.

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Environment Secretary condemns abuse of Gamekeepers

Calls for better protection for gamekeepers after study reveals an alarming increase in the proportion who have been victim of abuse and criminal behaviour from those who oppose shooting.

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