Welcome to Scottish Badgers

Scottish Badgers brings together individuals and groups from across Scotland to promote the study, conservation and protection of Scotland’s badgers, their setts and natural habitats.  Together, we seek to encourage tolerance and appreciation of badgers by offering information, advice and guidance to all.

Scottish Badgers is the only charity dedicated to the study, conservation and protection of badgers that operates in Scotland. Please note that Scottish Badgers is not affiliated with, or a branch of the Badger Trust. The Badger Trust is not involved in any work protecting badgers in Scotland.

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Animals & Wildlife Bill update

We want to offer a MASSIVE THANK YOU to everyone who wrote to their MSPs and supported our valiant MSPs in the debate in Parliament. You wrote Full Story...

URGENT: Please email your MSPs asking them to support amendments to Animals & Wildlife Bill this Wednesday 17th June 2020

MSPs have placed amendments to the Animals & Wildlife Bill to be voted on this Wednesday 17 June in the Scottish Parliament. This chance will not Full Story...

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For issues related to badger problems, legislation, planning, mitigation, data searches and to log badger records:

Available Monday to Friday

Operations Co-ordinator

T: 07866 844232


For matters relating to our Earn Your Stripes - Building Skills to Champion Wildlife project:

Project Officer

T: 07565 813401


For training and web presence:


Scottish Badgers (SCIO) Charity Number SCO34297.