Heinous act! Wildlife rescuers save terrified leopard from 'jaws of death' poachers’ trap

Heinous act! Wildlife rescuers save terrified leopard from 'jaws of death' poachers’ trap

Leopard in long grass after being darted (Image: Wildlife SOS) "Jaw traps are lethal hunting devices which can cause severe lacerations, joint dislocations, fractures and even death in most cases.” It took several hours to complete the rescue operation but, after being sedated, the leopard was given a thorough examination and treatment, having fortunately escaped breaking its leg.

Heartbreaking moment cat found limping in 'leghold' trap – 'Miraculously he is fine'

Heartbreaking moment cat found limping in 'leghold' trap – 'Miraculously he is fine'

Trap miraculously did not break Tokyo's front right leg (Image: RSPCA) ACO Wright continued: “This trap is likely to have been set to catch a large animal like a fox or cat.

How did he get there? Curious cat snared like rat in a trap – 'Lucky someone found him'

How did he get there? Curious cat snared like rat in a trap – 'Lucky someone found him'

Rat trap cat sprung free by vets (Image: RSPCA) Cat was left dehydrated after trap ordeal (Image: RSPCA) Inspector Daniels added: “The RSPCA works 24/7 for animals in need and I was pleased to be able to rush to the scene in Langstone in the early hours of the morning, and ensure this cat was safely and securely freed from this device.” Apart from being shaken and dehydrated by the experience, the black, male neutered cat was uninjured.