Badgers, and the setts where they live, are protected by law at all times throughout Great Britain, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.
It is a criminal offence to harm or disturb these animals, obstruct access to their place of refuge or destroy or damage anything which conceals or protects their place of refuge.
The most common types of badger-
Always report suspicious activity to the police by calling 101
Please tell us about any suspicious activity involving badgers or setts using the form below.
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