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fox′ hunt`ing

a sport in which mounted hunters follow hounds in pursuit of a fox.
fox′ hunt`er, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: hunting - mounted hunters follow hounds in pursuit of a foxfox hunting - mounted hunters follow hounds in pursuit of a fox
hunting, hunt - the pursuit and killing or capture of wild animals regarded as a sport
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SINCE the introduction of the Fox Hunting Act, it might have been responsible to have made the rural fox here in North Wales extinct in less than 20 years, as it is being killed off on an industrial scale.
A new ban on fox hunting is needed as existing laws are unable to stop it, Green MSP Alison Johnstone claims.
CAMPAIGNERS against fox hunting hailed victory yesterday as Theresa May ditched plans to bring back the bloodsport.
THERESA May has ditched plans to bring back fox hunting in a major victory for the campaign against blood sports.
com @AndyRichards9 OPPOSITION to fox hunting continues to be high among people in the Midlands, new polling figures released today reveal.
Fox Hunting I thought fox hunting was long since gone, Where do these backward-thinking people belong?
Of all the issues confronting her, fox hunting seemed barely to rise to the surface of a troubled world in which Britain finds itself.
It comes after Prime Minister Theresa May said she personally supported fox hunting and renewed a pledge to hold a free vote on overturning the ban.
Anyone who says there aren't roles for women of a certain age are wrong, as long as they write them themselves TV's Sue Perkins at the Bafta Awards There was a school debating society which I spoke at on many, many issues, including a debate to get rid of fox hunting in the middle of a fox hunting area.
AS the traditional fox hunting season gets under way, it's time to clear up a few myths about foxes and fox hunting.
THE issue of fox hunting with hounds has revealed how difficult it is to find issues that are English only.