Hunters and animal rights activists are watching a Maine vote about hunting bears
WILTON, Maine — In Maine, a hunter can shoot a bear while it is nose-deep in a barrel of doughnuts, after it has been chased up a tree with dogs or when it is snared in a cable trap — but that could change in days, and hunters and animal rights ...
Debate over Maine bear hunting sparks national interest
Maine bear bait referendum sparks interest among hunters, animal advocates ...
Maine referendum to decide ban on hunting bears with doughnuts and dogs
Council to discuss urban deer hunting, roadside animal sales, Rountree setback - Springfield News-Leader
Council to discuss urban deer hunting, roadside animal sales, Rountree setback
The bill going before council tonight would make it illegal to sell, exchange, give away or display a live animal on a roadside, public right of way or commercial parking lot, or at outdoor sales such as flea markets. The prohibition would not apply to ...
Wolf hunt up for vote on Michigan's November ballot
Separate from the hunt, it is already legal in Michigan to kill a wolf that is threatening domestic animals and people, although there have been no documented attacks on humans by wolves in Michigan. Farmers can also obtain a permit to kill any wolves ...
Michiganders prepare to vote on wolf hunting laws
Will Voters Side with Bears, Wolves and Salmon?
Voters get chance to make statement on wolf hunts
Question 1 Debate: Ethics Behind Maine's Bear Hunt
“There's a big difference between using a trap for research purposes when you want to have an additional advantage over the animal or for protecting public safety but that's not what hunting is about,” explains Katie Hansberry, director for the Yes On ...
Why Bears and Jelly Doughnuts Could Decide the Fate of the Maine Governor's ...
Maine's high court denies fast appeal in bear-baiting case
Animal Rights Activists Target Wisconsin's Annual Grey Wolf Hunt
Wisconsin's annual wolf hunt begins Wednesday, but hunters won't be the only ones venturing into Wisconsin's northern forests. A group of environmental and animal rights activists are protesting the wolf hunt by trailing hunters and investigating ...
Game Animal Council Takes Lead to Ensure Hunter Access
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
“The Game Animal Council was established earlier this year with the purpose of representing hunters and giving them a voice as well as working with the Department of Conservation to manage New Zealand's game animal resource. So, I am glad to see the ...
Constitution Daily (blog)
More states move to protect hunting, fishing as a fundamental right
Constitution Daily (blog)
In a related story, hunting advocates and animal rights groups are battling over a referendum in Maine that would restrict some methods of bear hunting. A November 4 ballot proposal would ban three types of hunting techniques that animal rights groups ...
4 Places Where Hunters Are Working to Protect Game Animals
While it may seem dubious to some that people who seek to kill animals could take part in saving them, many hunters and fishers are committed to restoring natural habitats and maintaining America's wild places. (See "More Women Give Hunting a Shot.").
The big hunt: Handle harvested animal with care to preserve meat
Nichols owns Bugs N Bullets Sports Shop in Butte; it hosted a presentation Wednesday about what to do after killing an animal. “Our butchers have said that no one educates our hunters when they get their first one,” he said. Chad Carpenter, owner of ...
Deer, elk rifle season that opens Saturday is link to ancient humans
GREG TOLLEFSON: Montana woods will 'seethe' with eager hunters
11-year-old boy kills extremely rare albino deer in Michigan
New York Daily News
Michigan Out-of-Doors TV shared a picture of the proud young hunter kneeling beside the animal carcass on its Facebook page. "Congrats to young Michigan hunter Gavin Dingman on arrowing this very nice and unique Michigan buck!!" the photo caption ...
11-Year-Old Boy Receives Death Threats For Hunting Rare Albino Deer
11-year-old hunter shoots rare albino deer
Rare albino deer bagged by 11-year-old crossbow hunter