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FOX CONTROL. By Sean Frain.

Frain (Sean).

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ISBN 10: 1904057810 / ISBN 13: 9781904057819
Published by Swan Hill Press. Shrewsbury, Shropshire.
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2006 1st edition. 8vo paperback (151 x 216mm). Ppvi,197. B/w photographs and illustrations, brief bibliography. Slightly creased and used but solidly intact, second-hand paperback. Smells slightly odd. "As much about the fox as it is about hunting and controlling their numbers. .Look at all the most popular methods of controlling the fox population". Includes advice on controlling urban foxes, and deals in depth with new fox-related legislation in Wales, Scotland and England, punctuated with accounts of the author's own experiences. Covers hunting with hounds, terriers and lurchers, trapping and snaring, calling and lamping. Bookseller Inventory # 38130

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Title: FOX CONTROL. By Sean Frain.

Publisher: Swan Hill Press. Shrewsbury, Shropshire.

Binding: Soft cover

Edition: 1st Edition

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Synopsis:

  • All of the most popular methods of controlling the fox population
  • Based on current conservation attitudes

    The control of the fox population is an important part of countryside management and conservation and is needed to maintain a balance in the countryside. Throughout the book, Sean Frain emphasises the need for responsible control of fox populations rather than the needless slaughter of large numbers, which is both cruel and unnecessary. The reasons why control is necessary and the most effective, selective, and humane methods are discussed. The book highlights the need for the hunter to show respect for his quarry while at the same time carrying out necessary controls.

  • About the Author:

    Seán Frain has been keeping, working, and breeding terriers for thirty-five years and is the author of over twenty books, including the best-selling The Patterdale Terrier (978-1-904057-57-4). He lives close to the Cumbrian border, where Patterdale terriers have been bred and worked for decades, and has carefully researched the bloodlines of working breeds of terrier and those who have bred them.

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    PAUL MORGAN IS A LEADING DEALER in scarce, out-of-print & new books on fishing and field sports. Paul has developed this business over more than thirty years. His business, Coch-y-Bonddu Books Ltd., carries the world's largest range of books on fishing and field sports, sporting guns and dogs, deer, big game hunting & falconry. Coch-y-Bonddu Books is also a noted publisher of fine sporting works, as well as being the custodian of the famous Flyfisher's Classic Library imprint. Under Paul's editorial direction, the list of titles available under both his Coch-y- Bonddu Books imprint and the Flyfisher's Classic Library imprint grows by the month. Coch-y-Bonddu Books Ltd., incorporated in the United Kingdom, Company No. 04636991. Registered address: 15 Heol Penrallt, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 8AG. Business and correspondence Address: 13 Heol Pentrerhedyn, Machynlleth, Powys, SY20 8DG.

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