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CA Legislation Would Ban Trapping of Bobcats for Commercial Purposes

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AB 1213 is a response to the discovery of bobcat traps on the boundaries of Joshua Tree National Park. It would make it illegal to trap, import, export or sell any bobcat part or product.

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Past Member (0)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 3:15 am
Thanks, Cal! It's about time ~ I hope it passes!!

Christeen A (376)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 3:57 am
This is good news. Thanks for sharing.

Carol H (229)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 3:58 am
trapping should be banned everywhere!!!

Past Member (0)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 4:32 am
Thanks for the article.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 5:22 am

Anna Undebeck (256)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 5:24 am
Noted. Agree with Carol.H - trapping SHOULD be banned everywhere!!!
Thanks Cal

Past Member (0)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 6:24 am
Definitely against trapping :-(((

Past Member (0)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 6:38 am
Great and it's about time. Thanks Cal

Fiona O (591)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 7:15 am
I agree wholeheartedly with Natasha. About time.

. (0)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 12:47 pm
Good to read-thanks

Gloria picchetti (304)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 1:01 pm
OK but what about banning all trapping?

Sonia M (60)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 1:18 pm
Noted.Good news.Wish they'll ban all trapping

Jaime Alves (51)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 1:42 pm
Noted, about time.!

John B (185)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 5:41 pm
Thanks Cal for the link to the article by Louis Sahagun. Kudos to Assemblyman Richard Bloom (D-Santa Monica) for introducing the bill and I do hope that AB 1213 will be passed and signed into law. Read and noted.

. (7)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 10:44 pm
Noted, Good news, thanks Cal.

Leslene Dunn (84)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 11:01 pm
Noted - and so it should be - things like this in the first place should never have been allowed. However, if they put traps down so that rubbish humans get caught in them, let it be!

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 11:08 pm

Danuta W (1248)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 3:18 am

Veronique L (209)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 4:14 am
Noted Cal thanks!

Roxie H (350)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 7:20 am
Thank goodness for California! Yippeeee.... again leading the way...Oregon, Cali and New York...the only States at least trying to make some sense in America...
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