Feb 26 2022
Dog “Henry” caught in snare west of Ten Sleep, WYA government trapper set snares around sheep grazing areas, with lambing season approaching. Traps are indiscriminate and catch non-target animals, domestic and wild. Fortunately, Henry is mostly uninjured.
Jan 23 2021
Dog “Sugar” killed in Conibear, Tetonia, Idaho"Our neighbor who teaches hunting safety went back with us to recover Sugar’s body. Together these two big men could not free her so we had to cut the red nylon rope tie-down and carried her body to his garage where he had to use two vises to finally remove the trap."
Jan 23 2021
County objects to wolf trapping, hunting expansionState senator speaks out after dog trapped near Mackay. “As our population grows, our loved ones and more wildlife will indiscriminately get hurt. I cannot see in our Wood River Valley opening up trapping with the number of people that recreate here,” she said.
Jan 21 2021
Dog “Duke” caught in two legholds simultaneously in Cheyennee west of Ten Sleep, WYWGFD has been notified and is investigating the incident. It is unconscionable that anyone would plant such a contraption near a residential area, AND, with two legholds attached!
May 13 2020
Signs near Idaho wildlife trapsWould signs near Idaho wildlife traps incite harassment of trappers, or protect dogs?