Another adult wolf has joined OR-7 and his mate in southern Oregon. State fish and wildlife officials are preparing to create a new “area of known wolf activity” on public and private land south of Klamath Falls after catching an adult gray wolf on camera early this month near Keno. They know the wolf isn’t OR-7 , his mate, or one of the pair’s pups, but little else is known about the new wolf, said John Stephenson, a wolf coordinator with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Oregon. via OR-7 pack gets company: Another adult wolf has been spotted in [...]
New bill would remove wolves from endangered species list – WAOW – Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports
Reid Ribble obviously is in the cattlemens hip pocket.... MADISON (WKOW) -- A U.S. Congressman from our state is circulating a bill that would remove wolves from the endangered species list. Republican Reid Ribble is leading the effort. His bill would take wolves from Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan and Wyoming off the endangered species list, making it legal to hunt and trap them. A federal judge put wolves back on the list in December. New bill would remove wolves from endangered species list - WAOW - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports.
Dear Editor: "Would state management endanger wolves?" Three days following the relisting of Great Lakes wolves, one of Wisconsin's wolf recovery biologists, Richard Thiel, answered, "The jury is out." The following examples of mismanagement by Wisconsin may have something to do with that: 17 wolf packs gone, 700+ wolves killed in trophy hunts, 170+ killed at the behest of livestock owners, 180-360 wolves poached, pack size down to 3.2, the unprecedented use of hound dogs trained to track and fight wolves, increasing threats of poaching by fringe hunting groups, unregulated trapping in woods saturated with bait and gruesome traps, and [...]
Please follow this link to see the Press release! The Owner of Protect The Wolves began advocating online for safety of not only Wolves, but All Animals. In 2011. It is Protect The Wolves Mission to have a Sanctuary for All types of rescued animals, including wolves, wolf dogs, wolf-hybrids, pit-bulls. After seeing Protect The Wolves daily dedication to not only the animals, but their Facebook followers as well, is why this is being done on their behalf in order to help reach their goal of providing a top Animal Sanctuary that will be able to assist animals nationwide. VIA: [...]