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Stop Hunting Cougars With Hound Dogs in South Dakota ! PLEASE SIGN ! !


Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, killing, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 315 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In South Dakota, the state Game, Fish & Parks Commission has begun "experiments" using dogs to hunt mountain lions (aka, cougar, puma), in Custer State Park this week, as reported by the Rapid City Journal on February 09, 2013 .



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Ljiljana Milic (100)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:20 am
Signed & Thank you Nyack and Cher
 

Barbara D. (73)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:25 am
NS&S. # 5 Thank you, ladies! From me and the cats!
 

. (0)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:27 am
Signed and Noted.
 

NicoleAWAY W. (631)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:35 am
ty Cher
 

Betty G. (619)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:40 am
Thanks Nyack and Cher. I signed.
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:44 am
Signed and noted.
12 signatures.
Goal : 5,000 signatures.
Thanks for sharing !
 

kate kSick (481)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:47 am
Noted and signed
 

Christeen Anderson (490)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:48 am
S&N
 

Frances Darcy (218)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:54 am
done
 

. (0)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:54 am
𝕾𝖎𝖌𝖓𝖊𝖉 𝖆𝖓𝖉 𝖓𝖔𝖙𝖊𝖉. 𝕿𝖍𝖆𝖓𝖐𝖘 𝕮𝖍𝖊𝖗!
 

Birgitta S. (231)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:57 am
S
 

Daniel Partlow (189)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 7:06 am
S&N
 

AwayPlzNoMail V. (171)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 7:08 am
Signed & noted, Thank you
 

Debbie Williamson (267)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 7:18 am
Signed and noted.
 

Franshisca Dearmas (91)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 7:18 am
Noted and signed. TY Cher
 

. (0)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 7:26 am
Released dogs chase the frightened wild animal to the point of exhaustion until the animal climbs a tree to escape the pursuit of hounds, the hunters shoot the exausted animal off the limbs of trees. Along the way, dogs also chase, harass, injure, and kill "non-target" animals such as pets, farm animals and other unintended wildlife. Is ther any way we can shoot the f.....g hunters instead? Done!
 

Natasha Salgado (520)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 7:26 am
S+S-thx Cher
 

Joe R. (189)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 7:36 am
Thanks Cher. Signed and noted.
 

. (0)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 7:37 am
#34 Signed and noted - thank so much to Cher and Nyack
 

Sandi C. (236)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 7:41 am
done
 

jeanne schreurs (204)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 7:51 am
done

thanks Cher
 

Beatriz Blauth (30)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 8:01 am
noted and signed!
 

KAREN G. (232)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 8:25 am
Signed and Noted TY
 

Mary T. (297)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 8:26 am
Signed & noted & shared - thank you Cher & Nyack
 

Elizabeth McGowan (27)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 8:37 am
Signed thanks!
 

Sara P. (57)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 8:45 am
Signed Cher, thanks. Stop hunting and that's all!!!! Animals deserve to live!
 

John De Avalon (35)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 8:52 am
Gladly signed!
 

Pat B. (354)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 8:58 am
TY,Cher.Done.
 

Julie E. (345)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 9:03 am
#82. Noted, signed and shared.
 

Constance F. (433)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 9:16 am
thank you for signing:
Stop Hunting Cougars with Hound Dogs in South Dakota
 

Silvia Gonzalez (32)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 9:16 am
# 99
 

Robert O. (12)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 9:21 am
Have signed. Thanks Cher!
 

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 9:48 am
Thank you! (s, n, p, t)
 

Cyrille D. (121)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 9:54 am
Noted & Signed ! Thanks a lot, Cher !
 

Michela m. (3926)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 9:59 am
S&N
 

Donna Hamilton (140)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 10:07 am
N&S. Thanks.
 

Monica T. (294)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 10:15 am
Noted and signed. Thanks, Cher!
 

. (5)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 10:17 am
Noted and signed, thanks Cher.
 

Lynn Squance (232)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 10:20 am
A most beautiful family! NO hunting!

Born free, live free, stay free!

Signed
 

Sonia Minwer Barakat Reque (51)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 10:21 am
S&N
 

AniMae Chi (407)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 11:04 am

# 192
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AniMaeChi ..
Australia
 

Henrik Thorsen (28)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 11:28 am
Signed.
 

Kimberly B. (120)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 11:43 am
Signed and noted, thank you Cher and Nyack.
 

Jill Vickerman (426)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 12:04 pm
THANK YOU
for signing:
Stop Hunting Cougars with Hound Dogs in South Dakota
What a horrible experiment, why are they killing off all of America's wild animals? dont they want any tourists or visitors who appreciate Nature and all she has to offer? they way they are stripping away the protection for all wild animals, makes you wonder.
 

Thomas P. (468)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 12:14 pm
Noted and signed...thanks Cher
 

Lisa Neste (699)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 12:37 pm
Signed, thanks Cher.
 

Debbie W. (115)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 1:23 pm
Signed/Shared
 

Shana M. (60)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 1:25 pm
Signed and noted.
 

Maria S. (102)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 1:53 pm
Noted & signed. Thanks Cher!
 

Elizabeth M. (66)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 1:54 pm
Noted and signed.
Thank You Cher.
 

Bartlomiej T. (307)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 1:56 pm
Signed. Thank you, Cher.
 

Richard S. (195)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 2:40 pm
Cruelty upon cruelty. What is wrong with these people!
 

Christine Stewart (131)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 3:15 pm
Signed.
 

Carol D. (109)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 3:35 pm
Why is the USA hunting so many of their animals to near extinction They are so lucky to have all these species Whats wrong with them Do most of them have a killing mania Its immoral all this killing all the time Its not like any of them are carrying a disease or anything


signed & Noted thanks
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 3:35 pm
petition signed
 

Gysele van Santen (213)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 4:14 pm
signed.
 

Sprite D. (207)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 4:54 pm
Save an animal, shoot a hunter.
CPR for the animals,
No apologies
 

J Harris (35)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 5:21 pm
Signed & noted
 

Esther Z. (101)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:01 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Irene S. (62)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:08 pm
Will sign tomorrow.
 

Roseann D. (178)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:08 pm
Disgusting! I'd rather hunt cougar hunters with hounds. Cougars are endangered. Stupid Bubba Burpwads are not...unfortunately.
 

Shelli S. (325)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:20 pm
Signed 11/06/2013
 

Roseann D. (178)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:27 pm
I was driving the 101 in the North Bay and I saw a dead mountain lion killed in the center of the highway. I wanted to barf. That was such a sad sight. It has affected me ever since. I've seen mtn lions in feline conservation centers but not in the wild, I didn't want my first sighting to be a dead one. I am comforted to know they roam our property as we've seen them on ourcwildlife motion cameras.
 

Evelyn B. (80)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 6:32 pm
Noted and Signed Tks. Cher...
 

Sherri G. (113)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 8:31 pm
Signed and Noted TY Cher
 

Veronica C. (43)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 8:54 pm
#536
 

Ondine J. (133)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 10:12 pm
Thanks, signed and noted
 

Lisa Zarafonetis (177)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 10:34 pm
SIGNED & SHARED
 

Fran F. (111)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 10:39 pm
Signed and noted in opposition to this barbarism! Thanks, Nyack and Cher!
 

Elisa F. (236)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 10:45 pm
N&S #570. Thanks Cher :) Thanks Nyack :)
 

Trina Hawkins (24)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 10:56 pm
Noted and Signed ! I didn't know this was going on in So.Dakota,I live next door in Iowa! There was a siteing of one of these Big cats,here just a few weeks ago,I'm happy it got away ! Maybe if people would STOP building houses on open land,that is the Home to these Big Cats,there wouldn't be any problems !
 

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 11:02 pm
noted and signed
 

Monika Koestler (2)
Wednesday November 6, 2013, 11:39 pm
I sincerely hope Leslene Dunn is right, but I'm glad we're doing all we can to help the poor suffering animals now, while we're still here.
 

Anna Undebeck (205)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 12:16 am
Signed& Shared. Thank you.
 

Inge Bjorkman (142)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 12:29 am
Signed
 

Ana R (220)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 12:59 am
No doubt # 657@N...
Thank you, Cher!
 

caroline s. (80)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 1:55 am
So signed...
 

Emma S. (227)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 1:59 am
Done! Thanks, Cher.
 

Yvette S. (31)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 3:09 am
N&S
 

(8)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 3:21 am
Notée, signée, partagée
 

Danuta Watola (1199)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 3:22 am
noted
 

ERIKA SOMLAI (244)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 4:05 am
thank you,signed
 

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 5:11 am
N8ted and signed.
 

Fi T. (16)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 5:20 am
No excuse to cruelty
 

Ann B. (140)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 5:25 am
noted and signed
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 5:42 am
#778 + Facebooked.
 

Jeaneen A. (129)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 5:56 am
S+N
 

Aileen P. (33)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 6:12 am
Noted and signed.
 

Carol J. (12)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 6:13 am
Noted & already signed.
 

June Bostock (46)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 6:33 am
STOP KILLING. IT'S WRONG!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Helen Porter (40)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 6:41 am
noted and signed
 

Ruth L. (299)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 7:10 am
Signed/noted. Thanks Cher
 

Chaz Berlusconi (72)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 7:29 am
done
 

Kay M. (351)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 7:36 am
signed.
 

Joy Wong (75)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 7:56 am
Noted and signed.
 

Ruth S. (307)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 8:08 am
Signed
 

Jan Garen (76)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 8:10 am
Already signed. Noted. Yet another pastime for those cowardly souls whose brains are in their backsides.
 

Vita Pagh (36)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 8:23 am
Signed. Thank you.
 

Tom Tree (254)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 8:46 am
ABSOLUTELY SIGNED !
Noted & Shared .........
Please Help Save these Beautiful Animals ! ...
Thank You for bringing this to OUR attention !!!
 

nicole silva (12)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 8:49 am
signed
 

Holly Schaeffer (35)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 9:27 am
Signed
 

Alison A. (235)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 10:15 am
Signed and noted, thanks Cher.
 

aj E. (164)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 10:15 am
s&n
 

Malgorzata Zmuda (182)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 11:52 am
petycja podpisana
 

Valerie H. (135)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 12:49 pm
Thank you, signed
 

Cynthia no frwd B. (261)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 1:03 pm
despicable and cowardly Signed 1024
 

Kathleen R. (138)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 1:30 pm
signed & noted
 

AwayNoMail Plze S. (498)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 1:33 pm
Noted, signed & shared.
Thanks Cher.
 

Elena J. (187)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 1:37 pm
S&N
 

Gabriela Baldaia (97)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 2:05 pm
Signed and noted.
 

milca V. (75)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 2:22 pm
thanx Cher. noted n signed
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 2:59 pm
signed
 

Ruth M. (252)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 3:41 pm
Done
 

Mike H. (221)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 4:09 pm
Signed thanks for posting
 

Sandra Patterson (60)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 4:13 pm
signed noted and shared,ty
 

LMj Sunshine (127)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 7:30 pm
TY!!!
 

Dwain La'Brooy (331)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 8:30 pm
.·:*¨¨*:·. ɲ+$. ţhąɲЌ$ ȼh€я! .·:*¨¨*:·.
 

Judy T. (214)
Thursday November 7, 2013, 8:30 pm
Thank you for speaking up in behalf of cougars!
 

Dmitry Nikiforov (236)
Friday November 8, 2013, 12:59 am
Thanks Cher.
 

Yvonne F. (172)
Friday November 8, 2013, 2:18 am
So signed!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks Cher
 

(8)
Friday November 8, 2013, 2:41 am
Notée, repartagée
 

Jarmila Bernathova (24)
Friday November 8, 2013, 3:48 am
signed
 

Nicola Lester (23)
Friday November 8, 2013, 6:17 am
Signed and noted
 

Suheyla C. (229)
Friday November 8, 2013, 2:20 pm
Signed & noted & shared - thank you
 

Jane H. (134)
Friday November 8, 2013, 3:10 pm
done
 

Antonio Caprari (31)
Friday November 8, 2013, 11:14 pm
signed
 

(0)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 12:16 am
Noted, already signed and shared but I am retweeting it again today. Thank you Cher
 

Roland L. (101)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 1:53 am
Signed and noted. Thank you!
 

Ana Lopes (77)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 2:29 am
Signed
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 4:01 am
Signed
 

Sonali G. (0)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 10:05 am
shared
 

s M. (0)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 10:16 am
There should be no hunting of cougars, much less by Fish and Parks Commission - time they caught up to 2013, Big Cats are being protected.
 

Linda F. (16)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 11:05 am
signed and noted, and posted facebook
 

Shaheen N. (64)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 11:44 am
Noted & signed
 

Muriel Servaege (45)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 1:48 pm
Thank you, Cher. Signed. I agree with Mumford.
 

AMY MAYNARD (212)
Saturday November 9, 2013, 6:06 pm
Thank you Cher, signed and noted!
 

Berny p. (23)
Sunday November 10, 2013, 1:34 am

SIGNED THANKS YOU
 

Arild Warud (164)
Sunday November 10, 2013, 4:05 am
Signed,TY Cal.
 

Michael Holland (9)
Sunday November 10, 2013, 4:32 am
Signed and noted
 

Waltraud U. (80)
Sunday November 10, 2013, 4:36 am
alr done ty
 

Ruth R. (219)
Sunday November 10, 2013, 10:03 am
Signed and shared.
 

Veerle D. (88)
Monday November 11, 2013, 3:38 am
signed. Thank you Cher.
 

Robin T. (14)
Monday November 11, 2013, 5:31 am
Signed and noted.
"In South Dakota, the state Game, Fish & Parks Commission has begun "experiments" using dogs to hunt mountain lions"
Ok! Now I am confused. We all know that Dogs can be trained to hunt but we also know that using a pack of dogs to hunt is cruel both to the dogs as there will be injuries and cruel to the hunted animal as it is going to be terrorised if not torn to pieces.
Perhaps even more confusing is the fact that I was under the impression that it was the duty of the Game, Fish & Parks Commission to protect the animals or is that only to protect them from others so that they can have exclusive hunting rights or is the NRA involved?
 

DORIS L. (61)
Monday November 11, 2013, 9:38 am
Signed.
 

Sharon Davidson (348)
Monday November 11, 2013, 3:28 pm
disgraiseful read thanks
 

Ann L. (34)
Monday November 11, 2013, 4:10 pm
Signed and will share
 

Alice C. (1797)
Tuesday November 12, 2013, 7:24 am
Signed
 

Jane Williams (165)
Wednesday November 13, 2013, 12:35 pm
Signed & noted
 

Ilona V. (0)
Saturday November 16, 2013, 4:16 am
Thanks. Signed & noted.

# 1,512
 

Betty Kelly (2)
Sunday December 1, 2013, 11:01 pm
Stop hunting Cougars with dogs. You are endangering the dogs and there are more humane ways to control the Cougars.
 

Wendy F. (43)
Saturday February 8, 2014, 11:54 am
Signed
 
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