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First Wolf Hunting Season Nearly Over in Wyoming; Future Uncertain as Lawsuits Are Pending


Animals  (tags: wolves, killed, everywhere, slaughter, no one cares, suffering, crime, sadness )

Roxy
- 568 days ago - trib.com
The groups say Wyoming's wolf management plan is too aggressive, especially by allowing wolves to be shot on sight in 85 percent of the state, said Mike Leahy, Rockies and Plains director for Defenders of Wildlife.



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Roxy H. (340)
Saturday December 29, 2012, 7:24 pm
First wolf hunting season nearly over in WYOMING :

As of the latest update posted by the state on Wednesday, 11 more wolves can be taken before the season ends on Monday (31/12 )

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service removed wolves from the endangered species list in Wyoming on Sept. 30, kicking off the first hunting season since wolves were placed on the list in 1974. Since then, 41 wolves have been killed in 12 hunting areas, 23 killed in the predator zone and 39 killed by wildlife officials for livestock damage. Conservation groups have filed three lawsuits seeking to re-list the wolves; they are expected to be decided sometime in 2013.

Wyoming was the last Rocky Mountain state to see wolves delisted. The Bush administration removed Wyoming’s wolves in March 2008, but a judge placed them back on four months later, citing the state’s failure to ensure genetic interchange between Wyoming, Idaho and Montana.

The Obama administration removed wolves from the endangered species list in Montana and Idaho in 2011, but Wyoming’s wolves remained listed.

On Sept. 30, the Fish and Wildlife Service once again removed wolves from the list in Wyoming, saying the species was recovered in the state and the state’s management plan was sufficient.

Hunters have killed three wolves in Wyoming collared by either Yellowstone or Grand Teton National Parks....


Read more here :http://trib.com/news/state-and-regional/first-wolf-hunting-season-nearly-over-in-wyoming-future-uncertain/article_b126517e-0aef-5dac-a7dd-1e2bea8937e3.html?comment_form=true
 

Terry V. (30)
Saturday December 29, 2012, 8:08 pm
Hunting with CAMERS only. QUIT MURDERING our dog's ancestors.


Call Off The Wolf Guns


Wolves~You'll be in my Heart

Wolves, We are One
 

Dianne Lynn Eakin (732)
Saturday December 29, 2012, 8:25 pm
NOTED WITH A HEAVY HEART--TY
 

Mónica AYUGA (109)
Saturday December 29, 2012, 8:36 pm
Pero por qué no dejan en paz a estos hermosos animales ? !!!
 

Roxy H. (340)
Saturday December 29, 2012, 8:46 pm
Monica is asking why not let these animals in peace.... They are being pursecuted in the USA falsely for many reasons Monica. Mostly for thrill killing and to get them removed from the lands to get the land to Mine. Once removed the land is all being grabbed by greedy cattle ranchers and miner for frack mining, strip mining, and then they won't have endangered wolves. At the numbers they are being killed off at, more then likely they can earn re-listed endangered species. BUT if they can get the poachers in to kill them off fast enough, then they can set up the mining equiptment before the courts set up the re-listings.... it is all political!!! And the animals lose, the horses, the bison, the catipillars,the prairie dogs and the wolves, plus many more.... its all bullshit
 

Mary T. (188)
Saturday December 29, 2012, 10:47 pm
Bullshit it is Roxy, I am so damn sick of the greedy ass people that think they own everything on this planet and all they want to do is destroy it, So sadly noted for our wolves.
 

Roxy H. (340)
Saturday December 29, 2012, 11:31 pm
agreed!!! 100%
 

Lenicka R. (64)
Sunday December 30, 2012, 10:26 am
Arrogance and thinking that they own everything , is the biggest evil of most of the humans. They find themselves the most important in life and do not admit that we are only temporary guest on this world and that we posses nothing !!! Not another human being , not an animal not the nature around us , nothing.
As guests we have to take care of all what's around us , and of all what is vulnerable and we are not on this earth to destroy everything for greeds and totally nonsense joy, like fur , a trophy of a death animal etc.
Unfortunately we live between morons , scums and people complete without any conscience.
And it seems there are more and more every day.
It's a fight against this criminal demons , but we may not and can not give up.
 

Roxy H. (340)
Sunday December 30, 2012, 10:33 am
Well said Lenicka!
 

June M. (98)
Sunday December 30, 2012, 1:51 pm
sadly noted Roxy
 

Danuta Watola (1179)
Monday December 31, 2012, 3:27 am
noted.
 

Gloria picchetti (287)
Monday December 31, 2012, 3:35 am
RIP dear wolves. Please haunt your hunters and trappers so they never sleep again until they repent.
 

Tanya W. (41)
Monday December 31, 2012, 3:50 am
Honestly some idiots just don't get it do they??!! If you think they are sooo magnificent then you would let them LIVE!!!! What is the use of a dead wolf?? Nothing what so ever.... Wake up and smell the wilderness!!!
 

Veronique L. (210)
Monday December 31, 2012, 4:14 am
Thank you Roxy...it doesn't sound too good does it?
 

G. C. (40)
Monday December 31, 2012, 4:33 am
Unbelievable! People will never learn. Hopefully the courts will do the right thing.
 

Carol D. (104)
Monday December 31, 2012, 11:38 am
Good hope the courts do something As ive said before hunters should be shot stuffed and hung on the wall The fate they give to most of their victims Hunters are not even killing in self defence just to satisfy their egos and bloodthirsty natures I hope the wolves get some reprieve and mercy from all this slaughter
 

Marlene Dinkins (230)
Monday December 31, 2012, 12:26 pm
noted roxy ,i hope this poor animals be save, i hope they stop to be killing them for not reazons!!!!!! the wolves are in my heart, and iam suffering for what they are doing to them!!!!!! its totly unjusticeao
 

Christine Stewart (131)
Monday December 31, 2012, 4:55 pm
And you know that even though the season is over, the bastards will leave their traps set out there- wish there was a safe way to find and dismantle all the traps...
 

. (2)
Monday December 31, 2012, 11:02 pm
So so sad, one can only hope they don't get wiped out any further. Very sorry Roxy.
 

Suheyla C. (229)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 6:55 am
sadly
noted
 

Barbara Erdman (63)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 11:11 am
Sadly noted Roxy :-) Thank goodness The Wyoming Hunting Season is almost over and will pray for the Pending Lawsuits ::0:)
 

Wendy F. (41)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 11:39 am
Noted
 
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