The Northern Ireland Badger Group endeavours to offer independent advice on badgers, their behaviour and their welfare. It also offers support to individuals or groups who wish to protect the interests of badgers and their habitat. All enquiries are treated in confidence, however Badger Group representatives are obliged to report any knowledge of criminal activity to the authorities.

Badger persecution and welfare (sett disturbance, badger killing, digging, bating, killing or other acts of cruelty)

Development (planning, building, road construction, quarries etc.)

Roads and traffic

Road kills

Orphans and casualties

Badgers in gardens (advice on encouraging or discouraging badgers in your garden)

Badger watching

Reporting badgers and setts

For all other enquiries or more information please contact us