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CA Legislation Would Ban Trapping of Bobcats for Commercial Purposes


Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, goodnews, cats, animalrights, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 575 days ago - latimes.com
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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Comments

Barbara D. (76)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 3:15 am
Thanks, Cal! It's about time ~ I hope it passes!!
 

Christeen Anderson (503)
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!!!
 

John S. (304)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 4:32 am
Thanks for the article.
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 5:22 am
Thanks.
 

Anna Undebeck (205)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 5:24 am
Noted. Agree with Carol.H - trapping SHOULD be banned everywhere!!!
Thanks Cal
 

Birgitta S. (235)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 6:24 am
Definitely against trapping :-(((
 

Natasha Salgado (531)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 6:38 am
Great and it's about time. Thanks Cal
 

Betsy Bee (1049)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 7:15 am
I agree wholeheartedly with Natasha. About time.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 12:47 pm
Good to read-thanks
 

Gloria picchetti (291)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 1:01 pm
OK but what about banning all trapping?
 

Sonia Minwer Barakat Reque (51)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 1:18 pm
Noted.Good news.Wish they'll ban all trapping
 

Jaime A. (32)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 1:42 pm
Noted, about time.!
 

John B. (215)
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.
 

. (6)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 10:44 pm
Noted, Good news, thanks Cal.
 

Leslene Dunn (75)
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 P. (249)
Tuesday March 5, 2013, 11:08 pm
Noted.
 

Danuta Watola (1205)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 3:18 am
noted
 

Veronique L. (215)
Wednesday March 6, 2013, 4:14 am
Noted Cal thanks!
 

Roxy H. (337)
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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