America’s trapping boom relies on cruel and grisly tools

The following is an investigative piece by Tom Knudson that exposes the gruesome realities of  trapping wildlife and the industry that supports it all.  Source: Reveal from the Center for Investigating Reporting by Tom Knudson January 14, 2016  Day after day, the mountain lion struggled to free itself. But the steel-jaw trap held its grip. Desperate, the … Continue reading America’s trapping boom relies on cruel and grisly tools

Running of the Hounds, Nowhere to Hide in the North Woods

Here lies OSCAR killed by bear  Sept. 22, 1984 and is proof that dogs die while hunting bear. I took the featured photo while out tracking wolves two weeks ago. Bear claws are hollow and filled with bacteria, and if a dog  isn't out right killed by the bear, the infection from the wounds will … Continue reading Running of the Hounds, Nowhere to Hide in the North Woods