Nov 14 2014“Not only is the contest itself an embarrassment to the state of Idaho, but the BLM’s process in enabling the contest is also a throwback to the bad old days,” said Travis Bruner, executive director of Western Watersheds Project.
Nov 14 2014"Her goal is to have a "fur-free Canada" by her 20th birthday."
Nov 13 2014"Should grizzly bears, wolves and cougars be hunted for sport?"
Nov 12 2014"Wyoming should change the way wildlife management is funded, shifting the principal burden off the backs of hunters and insulating other revenue from political meddling, authors of a Wyoming Law Review article say."
Nov 10 2014A dog was caught in a trap along a popular hiking trail in New York.
Nov 10 2014"For the first time in Canada, a fur farmer has been charged with numerous counts of animal cruelty and neglect."
Nov 08 2014"While many of those hunters took clean shots, as the herd scattered others reportedly shot into the herd, shot at running animals and generally displayed what some consider unethical hunter behavior."
Trap Incident Investigation Report
November 6, 2014
Near Animal Adoption Center, Jackson WY
Legal Trap; Legal Action not Possible
A dead marten was found in a conibear trap just off…
Nov 06 2014
From Jackson Hole News and Guide
by Mike Koshmrl
If protections remain, wolves are likely to roam.
“A new report has identified 26,000 square miles of unoccupied wolf habitat in Wyoming, including large…
Nov 06 2014"Project Coyote is one of several organizations urging the California Fish and Game Commission to ban wildlife-killing contests in California. The commission is scheduled to vote Dec. 3 on a petition that would make it illegal to offer a prize, inducement or reward for killing predators."