Jan 17 2017Michelle Bautista recalls of the day her dog, Ria, got ensnared in the steel jaws of a trap illegally placed in a park.
Jan 14 2017The dog was caught in a "heavy-gauge wire snare" off the trail.
Dec 06 2016The owner of dog that died in a snare more than two weeks ago says her family is still recovering from the heart-breaking tragedy.
Nov 17 2016A dog (nicknamed Chance by rescuers) was found by a resident in Lorain, Ohio with a foothold trap on his front leg and a gunshot wound in his rear leg.
Apr 21 2016Another dog almost killed by a snare, this time in Minnesota.
Apr 13 2016Teen trapper within law, town official says.
Dec 13 2015Z Jacobson of Santa Fe walks Friday with her dogsNoodles on Dead Dog Trail off Old Buckman Road, where Noodles got caught in a trap. The experience has turned Jacobson into an activist, with a goal of banning leg-hold traps on public lands.
Jan 13 2015A veterinarian recounts the story of a dog rescued from a trap.
May 09 2014Be aware that traps are on public lands every day of the year in Wyoming. If you see a trap, or your dog gets caught in one of these devices, know what to do! To keep your companion animals safe, use a leash. Learn how to release your pet from a leghold, snare, and conibear trap. Always carry a leash and wire cutters when hiking. For more information, please watch our trap release video. https://vimeo.com/75665565
Trap Incident Investigation Report
December 17, 2013
McCoy Creek Idaho, near WY Border
Domestic Dog- Malamute
Legal Trap, Legal Action not Possible
A man was looking for…