Because of the government sponsored slaughter of badgers here is
 
The Fate of the Badger newly told
Grisly exhumations 30 years old
 
From Chapter 2, 'The Killer Disease' (p.13)
  
The following extract (remember, written over 30 years ago) is about a time when badgers had never been thought of, let alone killed, as a way of controlling bTB in cattle.