The e-petition, set up in the UK by C. J. Feary, had 66 signatures when Shooting Times went to press, while demands that “all alternatives be exhausted before such drastic steps are taken — like contraception, for example”.

This had attracted 12,000 signatures.

Internet petitions set up to ‘Stop the Deer Cull in the UK’

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