Wisconsin & Minnesota Wildlife Photography Contest: Call for Entries—No Entry Fee

All Wisconsin & Minnesota Residents are invited to submit images celebrating the beauty & promoting coexistence of native carnivores: Coyote, Gray Wolf, Bobcat, Red Fox, Gray Fox 2 Contest Categories: Amateur & Professional. All digital documenting devices can be used: digital camera, smartphone & game camera. Images of wild & free native carnivores will be […]

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Media Release: Wildlife Killing Contest Set to Occur Over Valentine’s Day Weekend.

Legislation to ban the bloodsport introduced last week ~ Photos released of dumped coyote carcasses near Washburn WASHBURN, Wisc. – A coalition of state and national wildlife conservation organizations have united to condemn this weekend’s 4th Annual Fur Bang! Coyote Hunt taking place near Washburn on February 14-17. Participants will compete to kill coyotes in this […]

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Another Gray Wolf Delisting Threat, Take Note: Wisconsin quite literally, throws “dogs to the wolves.

The barbaric act of Wolf-Hounding is legal in Wisconsin. Please take action because U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) has again introduced a bipartisan amendment to the Natural Resources Management Act that would delist the gray wolf in western Great Lakes states, including Wisconsin, Michigan and Minnesota, as well as Wyoming under the Endangered Species Act of […]

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Originally posted on Wolves of Douglas County Wisconsin:
Centuries of learned behavior has had devastating affects upon Wisconsin’s wild animals. Hunting is considered a cultural heritage, and Wisconsin’s wild animals are killed off every year as a conservation tool. Wild herds of ungulates (animals with hoofs) once roamed the prairies and woodlands of Wisconsin prior…

In the News: A new bill introduced in the state Senate Thursday would ban both the organization and participation of all hunting contests in Wisconsin. 

“So it’s a controversial matter, which I think deserves the discussion,” said Sen. Risser. “That’s one reason we have a legislature is to review matters of interest to various persons and we’ll see what happens.” Risser said if language needs to be adjusted, that is what the legislative process is for and he welcomes open […]

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