Site Map

This is supposed to be an easy page from which you can quickly find the information that you’re looking for – especially on phones, it can be hard to use the drop-down menus to find the right page and it’s not always going to be obvious where certain information can be found.

1. Home page is a rolling blog of our most recent news and more interesting sabbing reports (our facebook page has a much more detailed ‘daily report’ type thing going on)

2. About Us gives you more information about us as a group

3. Hunt Information

History This page gives a brief history of hunting in the UK

Hunt Structure gives a brief explanation, including a glossary, of how a hunt is set up and works

—— Glossary of Hunting Terms and Instructions

—— Types of Hunt explains a bit about deer, mink, hare hunting and so on

—— Horn and Voice Calls gives an explanation of different calls you might hear out at a hunt

—— Hounds, Harriers and Beagles contains information on the different dogs used

—— Terrierwork: past and present explains who the terriermen are, why they work with hunts and what they do (there is also a page dedicated to the Ledbury Terriermen)

——— Artificial Earths explains more about what artificial earths are, how they’re made and what they’re used for

—— Cubhunting is an article which explains what cubhunting is and why it is an important part of hunting

—— Draghunting explains what draghunting actually is and why it is different to trail-laying

—— Trail Hunting explains what trail hunting would be if the hunts we went out with actually laid trails…

Hunts in the Three Counties explains which hunts are in our ‘catchment area’

—— Hunts vs Badgers is an article written by 3C Sabs explaining about how hunts effect badgers and setts and draws on personal experience of our group in the three counties

—— Hunt Profile: Ledbury Hunt is a page dedicated to the Ledbury Hunt (there is also a page about the chairman of the hunt who ran in the 2016 PCC election: PCC Elections 2016)

—— Hunt Profile: North Cotswold Hunt is dedicated to the North Cotswold Hunt

—— Hunt Profile: South Herefordshire is dedicated to information on the South Herefordshire Hunt

—— Hunt Profile: Cotswold Vale Farmers’ Hunt is dedicated to the CVFH

4. Hunt Saboteurs explains more about hunt saboteurs in general, including a glossary

History gives a brief explanation of the history of hunt sabotage

Sab Tactics gives a run-down of the general tactics which sabs may use out in the field

—— Working with Sources explains where we get some of our information from and briefly notes how we deal with tip-offs and anonymity of our contacts

Raisng Awareness contains more info on how we raise awareness of what we do and how to contact us about events

—- 2016 – 2017 season calendar is an example of a season out in the fields with 3C Sabs!

5. Wildlife A very brief run-down of some of the animals we come across in our activities as a group

Traps, Snares and Pits is a series of pages dedicated to explaining more about the different types of traps, etc. that you may come across in the countryside

—— Cages explains about the types of cages that may be used

—— Leg-hold and Body-grip Traps

—— Raptor Traps

—— Snares and Pits

—— Injured Animal Advice gives some basic advice for dealing with animals found injured in the above traps and snares

6. Badger Cull This page gives more information on what the cull is and why we oppose it, including how we’ve been working in the Gloucestershire cull zone

General Information explains more about the general situation of the cull at present

Sett-Surveying contains more information about sett-surveying in general

7. Myths is an attempt to dispel a few myths that are held about sabs and hunting

8. Legal contains more information about laws regarding hunting and our tactics. It’s important to know the legality of what you oppose and the legality of the tactics you want to use as well

The Hunting Act 2004 is the law against hunting, commonly referred to as ‘the Hunting Ban’

—— Before the Ban: Political is a brief run-down of what came before the ‘ban’ was put into place

Exempt Hunting: The Gamekeepers’ Exemption explains some of the exemptions included in the Hunting Act which allows gamekeepers to kill foxes

The Protection of Badgers Act 1992 is an important piece of legislation for us, especially considering hunts in this area are prolific sett-blockers!

Trespass and Aggravated Trespass contains information about the civil offence of trespass and the criminal offence of aggravated trespass as few people seem to understand the difference between the two

9. Contact Us contains our various contact details

Other Groups and Information contains details of other groups and links to other useful information

10. Merchandise shows what 3C related merchandise we have that people can buy in order to help us with funds and awareness-raising

11. Site Map… well, here we are!