Facebook Live Talk Show “Stories of People & Wolves” Next Guest is Suzanne Asha Stone

Co founder, Suzanne Asha Stone, of the Wood River Wolf Project in Idaho will talk with hosts Brunella and Rachel Wednesday May 27, 2020 at 10:30 AM Central Time on Wolves of Douglas County News Facebook Page. Join us Wednesday May 27th at 10:30 AM Central Time on Wolves of Douglas County News Facebook Page … Continue reading Facebook Live Talk Show “Stories of People & Wolves” Next Guest is Suzanne Asha Stone

In Italy wolf predations are concentrated above all in the areas where the farmers do not adopt correct breeding practices…

A careful analysis of the collected information shows that the conflict between man and wolf is a socio-cultural, economic and political problem. The inadequacy of farm management systems can be attributed to the inefficient economic exploitation of the livestock sector, to the lack of willingness to adapt its management to an environmental context in which … Continue reading In Italy wolf predations are concentrated above all in the areas where the farmers do not adopt correct breeding practices…

Compassionate Conservation—Saving The Lives of Wild Carnavore and Livestock

Real world solutions to using non lethal wolf management for people and wild Carnavore. I’ve been a volunteer for Wisconsin’s wolf recovery since 1998. There were only 66 wolf packs in the state at that time. Today there are roughly 232 wolf packs spread through the northern and central forests. Thankfully wolf and livestock conflicts … Continue reading Compassionate Conservation—Saving The Lives of Wild Carnavore and Livestock

Washington State University wolf researcher agrees to settle lawsuit…

Dr. Rob Wielgus: War on Wolf Science https://youtu.be/LU7mbDEbpjk Rob is one of the continent’s leading experts on wolf-livestock interactions. His pioneering research on wolves and livestock in eastern Washington found that lethal control of wolves was in fact increasing livestock depredations, and that ranchers who took part in his cooperative program employing nonlethal measures experienced … Continue reading Washington State University wolf researcher agrees to settle lawsuit…

Killing is Not Conservation…

...The idea that only man is equipped for conserving our planet's natural resources is a dying concept; dying right along with the untold numbers of wild sentient beings killed in the name of conservation. Such problems drive home a critical flaw in the paradigm of conserving wildlife. In the state of Wisconsin alone coyotes are … Continue reading Killing is Not Conservation…

In celebration of Wisconsin Wolf Awareness Week: A Wisconsin Premiere of “Gray Area: Wolves of the Southwest” screens in Madison 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.  The Humane Society of the United States, Wolves of Douglas County Wisconsin, Foxlights International PTY LTD, Wolf Education & Research Center, and Plan B Foundation present - WORT 89.9 FM welcomes- The Wisconsin Premiere of the award winning documentary film "Gray Area: Wolves of the Southwest" Produced by … Continue reading In celebration of Wisconsin Wolf Awareness Week: A Wisconsin Premiere of “Gray Area: Wolves of the Southwest” screens in Madison 

New evidence proves that proactive use of nonlethal techniques can help reduce depredation on large open-range operations.

Foxlights a nighttime predator deterrent developed by Ian Whalan, an Australian sheep farmer was a part of this seven year case study, "Adaptive use of nonlethal strategies for minimizing wolf–sheep conflict in Idaho"  published in the Journal of Mammalogy    Suzanne A. Stone Stewart W. Breck Jesse Timberlake Peter M. Haswell Fernando Najera Brian S. Bean … Continue reading New evidence proves that proactive use of nonlethal techniques can help reduce depredation on large open-range operations.

Mendocino County must evaluate the merits of a non-lethal predator control program as a result of a lawsuit brought by a coalition of environmental and animal protection groups

Source: Mendocino County to Perform Environmental Study on Lethal Animal Program County Settles Second Lawsuit with Animal Protection Coalition Over Controversial Wildlife Services Program Published on Apr 21, 2016 - 9:11:12 AM By: Center for Biological Diversity  UKIAH, CA, April 21, 2016 - In a major victory for opponents of animal cruelty, the Mendocino County Board … Continue reading Mendocino County must evaluate the merits of a non-lethal predator control program as a result of a lawsuit brought by a coalition of environmental and animal protection groups

One Tool in the Non Lethal Box: The Maremma dog is the largest Italian sheep guard dog

These dogs are have been guarding sheep for centuries.  They are one tool used to push predators away from livestock.  Here's some history on the Maremma guard dog: The Italian sheep dog : temperament and care The Maremma dog is the largest Italian sheep dog. But is this Italian dog breed the right one for you? … Continue reading One Tool in the Non Lethal Box: The Maremma dog is the largest Italian sheep guard dog

Wolves of Douglas County Wisconsin’s Mission Statement 

Wolves of Douglas County Wisconsin's mission is keeping Wisconsin's wolves under federal protection. A federal judge ordered wolves in the Great Lakes region back under the protection of the endangered species act on December 19, 2014. Wisconsin lost the right to manage its's wild wolf population. Here's why, read on:   Wisconsin's wolf management plan excluded … Continue reading Wolves of Douglas County Wisconsin’s Mission Statement