No Festive Cheer

More than just Badgers

The season of goodwill to all men (and women)?

Hardly.

It’s certainly no season of good will to animals. I have to say it’s been a Christmas I’d rather forget. I have images burned into my brain that will never go away, there’ll be there til I pop my mortal coil along with exactly how I felt at the time. The devastation, the helplessness, the revulsion, the anger but also the amazing feeling of strength and pride.

On boxing day we attended the Cambridge and Enfield Chace hunt at Eltisely. The hunt made a big show as they always do and made claims of their legality. All complete nonsense of course and this was proved when they killed a fox shortly after leaving the meet. It was in hunting terms known as a “chop”. The scenting conditions on the day were very poor. This can sometimes mean the hounds literally stumble…

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