A charity has claimed photos of a dead badger proves the animals are suffering painful deaths as part of the badger cull. Defra however, says the pictures are not connected to the trials.
We are confident that this is not connected to the pilot culls.
All badgers killed as part of the pilot culls have been shot cleanly and killed instantly.
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