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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Wisconsin Senator Risser’s Bill (LRB-1453/1) is NOT about banning hunting on public lands…

It’s not about prohibiting any hunting. However, the Senator’s bill is about (LRB-1453/1) “Prohibiting Contests for Killing Wild Animals” and providing a penalty. The following is from the bill. It’s about “organized” wildlife killing contests. It’s great to have bipartisan support and it won’t die if there’s no republican signers. Let’s wait to read the […]

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Undercover investigation exposes grisly cruelty at Oregon wildlife killing contest; lawmakers move to ban such events in the state

January 30, 2019 Breaking News from Humane Society of the United States Undercover investigation exposes grisly cruelty at Oregon wildlife killing contest; lawmakers move to ban such events in the state HSUS Blog Most Oregonians, like most Americans, do not support such callous disregard for our wildlife. That’s why three Oregon senators today introduced a […]

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