Reasons for Repeal

Updated reports issued December 2011 – the Reasons for Repeal and the Veterinary Association for Wildlife Management report on Hunting, Wildlife Management and the Moral Issue – Download these documents to read the latest reports.


The reasons for repeal should be clear to all hunting people.  The following articles may help anyone understand these reasons.

The following links provide important information on the Welfare reasons for repeal of the Hunting Act and Answers to Misconceptions about hunting, presented by the Veterinary Association for Wildlife Management (VAWM).


Welfare Reasons for Repeal of the Hunting Act


Answers To Misconceptions About Hunting

These answers have been compiled by Dr.L.H.Thomas, secretary of VAWM, in reply to points raised by MPs and peers following letters he sent them in March 2001, March 2002 and September 2003, in advance of debates in the two Houses. A number of additional points have been added.