These and other questions come to mind as the Federal Government Working On Removing Gray Wolf From Endangered Species List . Will Wisconsin be transparent in its management of the Gray wolf population, and once again allow for greater pubic input as it did prior to the 2012 USF&WS delisting decision. In 2011 WISCONSIN ACT … Continue reading Will the Government Ever Get it Right on Delisting the Gray Wolf in the Great Lakes Region?
Killing to conserve a species is not conservation. The following story by Humane Society of the United States exposes the cruelty taking place in predator killing contests. Undercover video takes viewers into grisly world of wildlife killing contests published on May 3rd 2018. On a freezing, rainy Sunday night, cold beer flows freely at the … Continue reading Humane Society of the United States exposes predator killing contests in an undercover story.
...Snare Trap is a device concealed underground and baited with tantalizing attractive scents capable of causing great suffering for its victims. A male Timber wolf in northern Minnesota became the latest victim of a snare trap. He became caught in a snare trap meant to catch and ensnare small game. The snare meant for small … Continue reading Snare Traps Indiscriminate Killers, Land Mines Concealed in the Wilderness
HSUS Humane Lobby Day is a significant day especially with the US congress' War on Wolves Act being waged in congress. Wolf advocates need to participate in this day of lobbying; so that we can show Wisconsin state legislators that we are a collective voice for wolves. Join HSUS state representative, Melissa Tedrowe, and animal … Continue reading Humane Society of the United States ‘Humane Lobby Day’ set for April 13, 2017
...produced and direct by Julia Huffman. On Wednesday night the Barrymore theatre's box office line was all the way down the block. A big thank you to the panel members for making this a notable celebration of Wisconsin's Wolf Awareness Week. Panel members; HSUS Wisconsin State Director Melissa Tedrowe; certified animal behaviorist Patricia McConnell, Ph.D.; … Continue reading Highlights from Wisconsin’s premiere night of “Medicine of the Wolf” in Madison…
A Wisconsin premiere of "Medicine of the Wolf" explores ecological significance by Craig Johnson Source: The Isthmus October 13, 2016 Why are we afraid of the big, bad wolf? Is it because they kill so much livestock, or steal our babies? Or is it because they have been vilified for centuries in every manner of media … Continue reading Learning to live with predators
The Humane Society of the U.S. & Wolves of Douglas County Wisconsin are pleased to announce the Wisconsin premiere of the award winning documentary film 'Medicine of The Wolf' produced and Directed by Julia Huffman. Save the date of Wednesday October 19, 2016 at 7 pm during Wisconsin's Wolf Awareness Week. In Madison Wisconsin … Continue reading Tickets on sale now for Wisconsin’s premiere of the award winning documentary film ‘Medicine of the Wolf’
From A Humane Nation Wayne Pacelle's Blog Federal Lands Belong to All of Us – Whether In Oregon, Alaska, or Elsewhere, February 5, 2016 Something very anti-American has been happening in our nation. The bonds that have traditionally held us together are popping loose here and there. To my way of thinking, not enough of us … Continue reading Who owns these 100 million acres of wildlife habitat on Federal lands?
Humane Society of the U.S. stopped the trophy of hunt of wild wolves in Wisconsin, Great Lakes Region and in the U.S. numerous times. Please review the following Timeline of Gray Wolf Protection (source) Donate, take action HSUS is on the front lines protecting Wisconsin's gray wolf. 2014: The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia issues … Continue reading Help Humane Society of the United States in the Fight to Protect Wisconsin’s Gray Wolf
I have been a supporter of Wisconsin’s wolf recovery for a couple of decades. When I began working, as a volunteer monitoring wolves, only 249 wolves resided in Wisconsin (cited from Progress Report of Wolf Population Monitoring in Wisconsin for the period of April – September 2000). During this time, I have seen it all: … Continue reading Great Lakes Wolf Delisting Threat Continues in 2016