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German Ranchers no different than US Ranchers/ claim its an emotional stress

Appears German Ranchers use the same emotional stress story as do US Ranchers.... It doesnt bother ranchers to send cattle to slaughter.... Yet they try to use the media to claim emotional damage.... Pretty sad..... BERLIN (Reuters) - German farmers say it is time to rescind a ban on hunting wolves because the animals have become an increasing threat to herds of sheep and other farm animals since their reintroduction in Germany in 2000 after more than 130 years of extinction. Joachim Rukwied, president of Germany’s DBV National Farming Union, said Germany was now home to more than 1,000 wolves, [...]

Oregon cattlemen ask again to kill Pine Creek wolves

Oregon cattlemen ask again to kill Pine Creek wolves How Long will People allow Ranchers to slaughter wildlife before taking action? Join Us to put a Stop to it ;) The Oregon Cattlemen’s Association is again asking the state Department of Fish & Wildlife to approve killing wolves from the Pine Creek pack after a third incident of livestock predation. HALFWAY — Northeast Oregon ranchers are again seeking to eradicate the entire Pine Creek wolf pack from Baker County after the apex predators attacked livestock for the third time in just over a week. The most recent incident was confirmed [...]

Tribal lands offer sanctuary for Minnesota wolves 

A trail camera set by the Red Lake tribal Department of Natural Resources photographed these two gray wolves in March 2010 on Minnesota's Northwest Angle. Wolves are an important animal in tribal culture and were protected on tribal lands even when the state had control of wolf management and offered hunting and trapping seasons. (Photo courtesy of Jay Huseby, Red Lake DNR) RED LAKE, Minn.—Gray wolves could again be fair game in Minnesota if federal rules change, but Red Lake Nation and other tribes in Minnesota will continue to protect the animal. In 2010, the Red Lake Department [...]

More Elected Officials need to follow Mayor Tim Kellers Example for all Species

Mayor Tim Keller Signs Bill Condemning Coyote-Killing Contests More Elected Officals need to follow this Example for ALL Species! Mayor Tim Keller signed a bill condemning animal abuse in the form of coyote-killing contests within the city of Albuquerque and its immediate vicinity. ALBUQUERQUE, NM -- Mayor Tim Keller signed a bill condemning animal abuse in the form of coyote-killing contests within the city of Albuquerque and its immediate vicinity. The resolution was sponsored by City Councilor Diane Gibson and passed the City Council unanimously. The resolution, R-18-5, also calls upon the New Mexico State Legislature to introduce and pass [...]