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ACTION ALERT: Been to Clayton, NM Lately? Speak Up Today to End Trapping on Public Lands in New Mexico!
Animals  (tags: animals, wild animals, protection, animal traps, torture traps, horrendous cruelty, suffering )

- 2909 days ago -
We have learned that when it comes to bears, cougars, wolves and other wildlife that the New Mexico Game Commission doesn't really want to hear from us. Maybe that's why they decided to hold a controversial hearing about trapping almost as far as
ACTION ALERT: Ask State to Prohibit ALL Body Gripping Traps Due to Pain and Suffering ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: federal rules, protection, outlawed cruel body trapping, animal traps, suffering, horrific cruelty )

- 3086 days ago -
Body gripping traps are cruel and inhumane. Imagine a truck door slamming on your arm or leg and it can't open. WIth the use of body gripping traps, this is exactly what is felt. The animal will not be killed until the hunter checks back which can be
Activists Back Ban on Animal Traps - VIDEO_
Animals  (tags: great horned owl, wildlife, caught in trap, euthanized, injured, animal traps, ban, animal advocates )

- 3752 days ago -
-- Connecticut lawmakers are considering a ban on leg hold traps after a great horned owl in Wallingford was snared recently in one of the steel devices. "These traps are a test of a moral society," said Sen. Edward Meyer, D-Branford. The owl,
Trap Kills Family's Dog Inside City Limits
Animals  (tags: city limits, animal traps, steel hold traps, dog, killed, suffering, cruelty, neighbour, investigation, police, crime )

- 3851 days ago -
One minute a family dog named Grizzly was playing in front of the house, the next he was shrieking and thrashing wildly, a trap locked in a death grip around his head, his face distorted by the pressure and pain. The 4-year-old Rottweiler, pet of Tony
Montana Dog Owners Find Wild-Animal Traps Put Pets in Harm's Way
Animals  (tags: animal traps, animal suffering, montana dog owners, pets, wild animals, maiming, kiling )

- 4065 days ago -
The first order of business when freeing a dog caught in a trap, Anja Heister said, is to put a stick in its mouth. "No matter how much it loves you, it may try to bite," Ms. Heister explained to a group gathered at a coffee shop here last week.
Legislation to End the Use of Steel-Jawed Leghold Traps on Animals in the United States
Animals  (tags: legislation, animal traps, legholld traps, animal cruelty, animal suffering, laws, protection )

- 4086 days ago -
Representative Nita Lowey (D-NY) and Representative Chris Shays (R-CT) introduced legislation, H.R. 1691, The Inhumane Trapping Prevention Act, to end the use of conventional steel-jawed leghold traps on animals in the United States. The non-selective
Bassett Hound Killed in Wolf Trap Just Off Trail
Animals  (tags: bubba, basset hound, doggie day care, wolf trap, animal traps, suffering, killed bubba, animal cruelty )

- 4086 days ago -
A dog was killed in a trap while being walked on the Eagle River Trail in Juneau. The dog - named Bubba - was part of a Doggie Day Care outing and was in the care of the Gastineau Humane Society. Executive Director Chava
Help Protect Animals From Cruel Traps
Animals  (tags: raps, animal traps, animal cruelty, wildlife caught, animal deaths, ban animal traps, animal advocates, action )

- 4169 days ago -
We Need Your Help Gathering Information The use of body-gripping traps has many tragic consequences, including injury to unintended victims. Sadly, these incidents occur all too frequently. You can help us change that. For 10 years, our organization
Dog Crushed to Death in Trap; Woman Wants Answers After Watching Pet Flail in Pain After Trap Crushed Its Throat
Animals  (tags: dogs, dog traps, animal traps, dog's death, animal cruelty, investigations, golf course )

- 4177 days ago -
A Kincardine woman is looking for answers after her dog was crushed to death in a trap near Ainsdale Golf Course. Rachel Slade was walking her dog Fi, a 75-pound, five-year-old chow-shepherd cross, near the rail trail by the golf course about 2:30
The Cruelty of Animal Traps
Animals  (tags: Animal Cruelty, animal traps, leg hold traps, steel traps, killing, torture, wildlife, dogs, cats )

- 4368 days ago -
There are various types of traps, including snares, underwater traps, and Conibear traps, but the leghold trap is the most widely used. The American Veterinary Medical Association calls these traps "inhumane."2 This simple but barbaric device has been
Oregon SB 672 Limits Trapping Cruelty
Animals  (tags: animal traps, cruelty, leg hold traps )

- 4444 days ago -
The use of leg- and body-hold traps remains in wide use in Oregon, with well over 20,000 animals trapped each year. Under current ODFW regulations, animals can, and do, remain in a trap for from 48 hours to 30 days. SB 672, which is in the Oregon Senate

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