We use a number of tactics including direct-action to investigate, document, and take action when necessary to expose and confront cruelty in the countryside.
We can be out 3-4 days a week during the hunting season to save hunted and persecuted wildlife from the hunters.
Bloodsports are cruel and barbaric and have no place in modern society.
After a six year campaign against the Atherstone Hunt to stop them from hunting foxes West Midlands Hunt Saboteurs finally shut down the 200 year old Atherstone Hunt in 2019. Read More
Our campaign to expose links between local fox hunts and Leicestershire Police’s Operation Blackthorn the hunting operation in the East Midlands. Read More
The Hunting Act needs strengthening to eliminate the loopholes used by fox hunts which allow them to to continue to hunt foxes. Read More
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Pheasants are bred and released on an industrial scale in factory farm conditions. They are then shot and dumped in mass open graves. The number of pheasants killed is so big heavy machinery is need to dump them into the pit. Read more
West Midlands Hunt Saboteurs investigation into the North Cotswold Hunt led to the hunt being filmed putting food down to encourage foxes to live in their hunting area and also filmed using an artificial fox earth. Read More
West Midlands Hunt Saboteurs investigation into the Atherstone Hunt led to the Atherstone Hunt terrier-man being filmed blocking a badger sett just hours before the huntsman took the hounds over the same sett. Read More
View all of our investigations here