Londoners "Hiring Snipers" to Rid Gentrified Gardens of Foxes

By Gary Cutlack on at

A report in US newspaper the New York Times claims Londoners are paying snipers £75 a shot to dispose of foxes that stray into their gardens and business yards, with a gunman known as "Phil" saying he takes the dead bodies to a farm to be turned into chicken feed. And thus the circle of life begins again. [Standard]

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