Welcome to Badger Trust

Badger Trust promotes the conservation and welfare of badgers and the protection of their setts and habitats for the public benefit. We are the leading voice for badgers and represent and support around 60 local voluntary badger groups. Badger Trust provides expert advice on all badger issues and works closely with Government, the police and other conservation and welfare organisations.

Protecting badgers through science, the law -and public support

National Badger Day

A look back at National Badger Day with video featuring Steve Backshall, Dominic Dyer, Nigel Marven, Virginia McKenna, Bill Oddie, Chris Packham, Anneka Svenska and Wendy Turner Webster, along with young naturalists Elissa Lawrence, Georgia and Alex White. Watch it now!

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About How Badger Trust works to protect badgers. More
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Stop the cull See our amazing campaign video starring amateurs, professionally filmed More
Stop the cull
Events Events near you, plus videos and pics from the 2015 National Badger Day More
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Latest News
The Badger Trust is deeply concerned by the appointment of Michael Eavis and Tory MP Rebecca Pow as Vice Presidents to the Somerset Wildlife Trust, both of whom are known to support badger culling and bloodsports.
Appointment of Office Manager
A Freedom of Information Request (FoI) has revealed that the Government’s promised financial reappraisal of its badger cull policy will not be made public.
There is a good in-depth article in the Western Morning News on our position on the badger cull policy, following an interview Dominic gave their journalist Philip Bowern earlier this week.