Disemboweled fox found in Horsham district, anti-fox hunting charity says
The disemboweled corpse of a fox has been found in the Horsham district, according to an anti-fox hunting charity.
According to the League Against Cruel Sports, the fox's body was retrieved by a member of the West Sussex Hunt Saboteurs yesterday in an area southeast of Billingshurst.
The charity's spokesman said police had been informed and had attended the incident.
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Fox hunting was banned by the Hunting Act 2004 in England and Wales, so many hunts now follow the practice of trail-hunting, whereby a scent is laid down for hounds to follow rather than a live animal.