Hunting Dog killed in snare near Big Piney, December 16, 2021
ALERT! BE SNARE AWARE WYOMING!
A dog was strangled by a snare on public land, Wyoming.
On Dec 16, 2021, a hunting dog was brutally snared and killed on public land in Wyoming, at Spring Creek and BLM road 5328, at 1:30 PM. The Sublette County Sheriff’s Dept was notified, the killing snare returned (yes, the snare must be returned to the trapper), and WGFD was called to investigate. Warden Adam Hymas with the Big Piney WGFD determined that the trapper was in complete compliance with the regulations, snares set legally, check period, etc. WU is seeking additional information and will report soon.
Full incident report of Sublette County Sheriff’s Office