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ACTION ALERT: Tell Pennsylvania to Ban Cruel Leghold Traps ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: wildife, trapped, suffering, horrific cruelty, leghold traps, animalwelfare )

- 2562 days ago -
Born Free USA, an animal welfare organization recently conducted an undercover investigation of recreational and professional wildlife trapping in Pennsylvania. Born Free USA's investigation found shocking animal cruelty: a trapper using a stick to
Online Petition Argues Against Cats' Exploitation
Animals  (tags: bobcats, slaughtered, leghold traps, studies, online petition, protecton, wildlife )

- 2624 days ago -
Not everybody is excited about the state's bobcat study, out of fear that it could be a backdoor way to justify bringing back a hunting and trapping season.
Connecticut Lawmakers Urged to Ban Leghold Traps
Animals  (tags: leghold traps, ban, Connecticut, animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3296 days ago -
Animal activists urged Connecticut lawmakers on Monday to ban leghold traps, but state environmental protection officials, pest management businesses and trappers said the devices are needed to stem the nuisance wildlife that infuriate farmers and
Dog Chews Through Limb to Escape Leghold Trap
Animals  (tags: dogs, leghold traps, animals, AnimalWelfare, suffering, environment, pets, protection, cruelty )

- 3314 days ago -
A beloved family dog is lucky to be alive after she had to chew her front leg off to escape what is believed to have been an illegal leghold trap in Manitoba.
Ban Leghold Traps to Save Maine's Endangered Lynx
Animals  (tags: lynx, leghold traps, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3567 days ago -
To protect Canada lynx from falling victim to traps set by recreational trappers intending to catch other species, the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife last year restricted trap sizes.

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