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Canada: *Warning: Graphic Images* Wolf Severely Injured By Trapper's Snare
Animals  (tags: Traps, BAN TRAPS, Wolves, Killing, Fur Trappers, wildlife, slaughter, sadness, killing, environment, animals, AnimalWelfare, abuse, animalrights, cruelty, dogs, death, cats, animalcruelty, law, protection, habitat, ethics, crime, endangered, suffering, con )

- 1484 days ago -
Caught in a snare, each attempt to escape pushed the dull wire further and further into the soft flesh of her leg.
Urge Nevada Prison to Halt Use of Glue Traps and Poisons!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, humans, killing, protection, suffering, Traps )

- 1643 days ago -
Northern Nevada Correctional Center (NNCC), located in Carson City, Nevada, reportedly uses glue traps and poisons for ground squirrel control!....
Stop the Use of Killing Neck Snares Against Wolves in British Columbia : Take Action!
Animals  (tags: Wolves, Snares, Traps, Inhumane, wildlife, killing, endangered, animalrights, abused, abuse, killed, suffering, environment, ethics, animalcruelty, protection, habitat, death, conservation, cruelty, investigation, wildanimals, sadness, slaughter, animals, cri )

- 1812 days ago -
It is time to stop the barbaric and inhumane practice of using neck snares to kill apex carnivores on public land. And it is time to reverse a policy that is completely backwards: the government of BC must move towards wildlife management policies that
Support a Trap Ban in the Mexican Wolf Recovery Area (Wolf Den) : PLEASE SIGN!!
Animals  (tags: wolves, traps, death, ethics, animalrights, cruelty, death, wildlife, killing, crime, ethics, animalcruelty, abused, abuse, slaughter, killed, sadness, wildanimals )

- 1897 days ago -
Traps have injured or killed 14 Mexican gray wolves in 15 separate incidents since 2002. Two wolves died. Two had entire limbs amputated. One endured a partial foot amputation. Traps may have harmed even more wolves.Wolves captured in body-gripping trap
ACTION ALERT: Don't Legalize Torturous Wild Animal Traps in South Africa! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: wildife, animals, threatened, traps, horrendous cruelty, suffeirng, south africa, animal welfare )

- 2022 days ago -
The South African government has proposed new legislation that would make soft traps legal to use. The government has renamed the gin trap 'soft traps' in this new proposition. Despite the name, soft traps are not as delicate as they sound.
Animals  (tags: suffering, horrendous cruely, traps, animals, laws, banning, legalisation )

- 2025 days ago -
GIN TRAPS- horrible, mechanical devices, designed to grasp an animal by the leg using spring-operated metal jaws. In their desperation to escape the pain and terror of being trapped, the captured animal will sometimes bite off the limb
Orangutan Is Forced to Chew Off Own Hand to Escape From Snare
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, orang utan, traps, bravery )

- 2111 days ago -
Orphaned Pelangsi found himself trapped while in the jungle of Borneo, and was forced to live on rainwater for ten days. Finally, the determined ape was left with no choice but to bite through its limb in order to get away. But after being rescued
ACTION ALERT: Abolish Trapping in U.S.A ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: wolves, wild animals, trapped, suffering abolitition, traps, horrendous cruelty, legalisation )

- 2114 days ago -
Trapping animals is extremely cruel and a barbaric throw back from the dark ages. Trapped animals are terrified, suffer enormous physical pain, extreme emotional stress, are subjected to the elements and predator attacks, become dehydrated.
ACTION ALERT: No "Live Bait" Hunting of Wolves in Idaho! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: idaho wolves, massacred, poisoned, tortured, wildlife, traps, legalisation, protection )

- 2191 days ago -
In Idaho,The Senate Resources Committee has voted to pass a new bill, SB 1305. The bill's sponsor, sheep rancher Jeff Siddoway, R-Terreton, wants traps with live bait.
ACTION ALERT: URGENT: Birds Reportedly Trapped, Dehydrating at Phoenix Apartment Complex! PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: birds, small animals, trapped, dying, suffering, traps, phoenix, authorities )

- 2451 days ago -
Wild birds are being cage-trapped at Alanza Place Apartments, located at 1121 N. 44th St. in Phoenix. Reportedly, traps are set on roofs and only checked for live animals every couple of days, even in extreme temperatures, so birds and other trapped
ACTION ALERT: Stop Trapping on New Mexico's Public Lands! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: fur industries, horrific evil sadistic cruelty, wild animals, caught, traps, new mexico, legalisation, banning )

- 2460 days ago -
Tell the New Mexico Game Commission that you want to see a total ban of trapping on our public lands. Thousands of bobcats have been trapped and killed to supply fur to overseas fashion markets - you can help stop this madness.
Ask State to Prohibit ALL Body Gripping Traps Due to Pain and Suffering ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, traps, suffering, protection, environment, wildlife )

- 2606 days ago -
Human beings have been hunting animals for millions of years; we came a long way from Prehistoric times into the computer era and being a civilized nation humane aspects cannot be ignored necessitating a quick, clean kill and avoidance of suffering even
Tell the Utah Wildlife Board Not to Extend the Trap-Check Requirement ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, traps, environment, suffering, wildlife, protection )

- 2613 days ago -
On January 4, 2011, the Utah Wildlife Board will meet to discuss various proposals and issues. One of those actions will be a proposal to extend the trap-check requirement from once every 48 hours to once every four days -- or possibly even more.
Talon Tangles; Eagle Dangles
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, eagles, traps, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 2625 days ago -
At about 12:30 p.m. Monday, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources received a call about a bald eagle dangling upside down from a tree about 25 feet above the ground. The raptor had caught a talon in a trap used to catch fur-bearing mammals and had
Permanently Ban Traps and Snares in Mexican Wolf Recovery Areas ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, traps, snares, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2753 days ago -
Recently, New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson temporarily placed a ban on trapping in wolf recovery areas for six months while the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish studies the risks of traps and snares on wolves. A step in the right direction, to

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