Hunting dogs exempt from NC dangerous dog law
Under North Carolina law, dogs "being used in a lawful hunt" are exempt from dangerous dog rules that otherwise require owners to take steps to prevent their animal from harming a person or another animal. The hunting dog provision is listed under the ...
Hunters Unite: Global Warming Implicated In Animal Size
Alpine goats appear to be shrinking in size, according to scholars at Durham University, and that is due to global warming over the past 30 years, they say. Young Chamois now weigh about 25 percent less than animals of the same age in the 1980s, they ...
Mountain Goats Are Shrinking—A Lot—Because of Global Warming
To Shrink a Goat, Warm the Globe
Mountain goats lose weight due to climate change, study finds
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 ...
Convicted Felon & Animal Rights Activist Harass Wisconsin Wolf Hunters
Columbus, OH --(Ammoland.com)-Sportsmen partaking in the annual Wisconsin wolf hunt are finding themselves with unwanted partners, as a group of animal rights activists, led by a known eco-terrorist, are taking it upon themselves to trail sportsmen in ...
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.").
Wall Street Journal
Bears are on the ballot in Maine as hunting methods are debated
Los Angeles Times
It has been a big year for bears in the news, especially in Maine, where voters on Nov. 4 face a question that has bedeviled other bear-heavy states: how to keep the species' population at bay in the face of pressure from animal rights groups lobbying ...
Maine Set to Vote on Bear-Hunting Methods
Judge: Maine wildlife department can campaign on bear hunting question
State employees may campaign on bear-baiting question, Maine judge rules
Vegan animal liberationist and pig hunter next on SBS's Living With The Enemy
Their first activity was a duck shooting protest in Victoria, where the government encourages hunters to take part in each year. Despite standing onside with the animal activists, Mr Lee was less concerned about the ducks, and more so about the hunters.
New York Times
In Chile, an Animal Whose Numbers Please No One
New York Times
While hunting the animal here is legal, the culling of Tierra del Fuego's guanaco herds is setting off a fierce debate over the fragile recovery of a native species and the sway of powerful ranching and logging interests, which contend that rising ...
RSPCA should stop prosecuting hunting and animal cruelty, report finds
... court time after a hunting prosecution was called off at the last minute. Mike Tomlinson, chairman of the RSPCA, said: “We are determined to ensure that we operate an enforcement process fit for the 21st century. The public and the animals deserve ...
After fatal bear attack both hunters and animal activists say changes are needed
WEST MILFORD — On the heels of the first fatal black bear encounter in over 150 years, New Jersey animal rights activists and hunters alike say they'd like to see substantive changes made to the state's bear population management plan. Contrasting ...