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#1 whippetwoman

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 09:57 AM

I'm not sure of the law when it comes to killing grey squirrels, so can anyone tell me is it illegal to let your dog catch and kill a squirrel? thanks.

#2 Malt

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 10:19 AM

It is illegal in England & Wales, unless it's accidental.... :yes: :thumbs:

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 11:50 AM

as said if the dog is off the lead and accidentally grabs it ie in a park were they are everywhere your ok .

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 01:04 PM

yes a dog can kill a squizz , f**k the law

#5 Dawn B

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 01:26 PM

As others have said, its illegal. Accidents you cannot avoid, Squirrels are not quick across the ground, we have had several accidents here. :yes:

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 01:29 PM

They can certainly turn quickly.

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 01:30 PM

to me it sounds ludicrous that i can legally go out ratting and rabbiting ,but not kill a squizz with a dog , whats the difference ? personally i havent heard its illegal , so in my head its legal

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 01:32 PM

i f*****g hate the things, and you cant beat seeing your dog toss one high into the sky then catch it. nasty horrible bird egg eating cnuts!

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 01:32 PM

accidents happen all the time :whistling: :laugh:

#10 tb25

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 01:36 PM

my dogs had a couple :icon_eek: and they was accidents i may ad :big_boss:

#11 runforyourlife

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 01:51 PM

mine werent!

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Posted 04 October 2010 - 02:18 PM

mine werent!



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