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ACTION ALERT: Urge the Nevada Wildlife Commission to Ban Brutal Leg-Hold Traps! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: nevada, leg hold traps, horrendous cruelty, suffering laws, legalisation, banning )

- 2774 days ago -
Wildlife Commissioner David McNinch met with trappers and animal rights advocates in Las Vegas to discuss the views of both groups with regard to leg-hold traps. This meeting was planned as the result of a bill seeking to change the trapping rules.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Exporting Bobcat Skins! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: bobcats, slaughtered, cruelty, leg hold traps, endangered )

- 2802 days ago -
Stop exporting bobcat skins. There hasn't been a population estimate in over 25 years, therefore you couldn't possible know if the cat is endangered, or when it might become endangered.
Animals  (tags: leg hold traps, horrendous cruelty, suffering, animals suffering, ban legalisation )

- 2838 days ago -
GIN TRAPSâEUR" horrible, mechanical devices, designed to grasp an animal by the leg using spring-operated metal jaws. In their desperation to escape the pain and terror of being trapped, the captured animal will sometimes bite off the limb.
Victory! Sale of Cruel Steel-Jaw Traps Will Soon Be Banned!
Animals  (tags: taiwan, leg hold traps, ban, animal welfare, protection, animals )

- 2987 days ago -
The Council of Agriculture of Taiwan has recently announced its plan to revise the law and implement a complete ban on steel-jaw traps! That means that not only will it be illegal to buy traps, it will also be illegal to possess and sell them too.
ACTION ALERT: Bobcat Abuse on Youtube!!
Animals  (tags: bobcats, trapped, leg hold traps, beaten, abused, tortured, you tube )

- 3423 days ago -
This video on YouTube just breaks my heart. It is a man killing bobcats that he has caught on his steel trap line. The anguish in the cats' eyes is just unbearable and he seems so pleased with his evil deeds that it makes you wonder what kind of
Bobcat Freed From Illegal Trap in Carmel; 2 Teens Charged
Animals  (tags: leg hold traps, horrific cruelty, two teenagers charged, bobcat rescued, released, wildlife )

- 3452 days ago -
Spending some time stuck in a leg trap apparently left a female bobcat in Carmel with a bit of an attitude. Two teenagers eventually were charged in the illegal trapping of the animal, which was discovered in the woods Sunday off Drewville Road by a man
ACTION ALERT: Help Stop Inhumane Dog Traps!!!
Animals  (tags: victorian government, australian, inhumane dog traps, leg hold traps, native animals, suffering, cruelty )

- 3470 days ago -
In Victoria, Australia 720 (wild dog) traps are set each day by the government. The government use a leg hold trap. Leg hold traps are banned in 80 countries, including Britian because they are considered inhumane. When a dog accidently walks into the
Trapped in Debate
Animals  (tags: leg hold traps, horrific cruelty, debate, wild animals, trapping )

- 3530 days ago -
It will likely take heightened international exposure of the U.S. BMP trap-testing program for the world to see it for the sham it is. Global pressure will be needed to compel the E.U. to re-think its weak trapping agreement with the U.S. and ultimately
Of Life and Death, Suffering and Cruelty
Animals  (tags: horrendous cruelty, children, animals slaughered, trapped, leg hold traps, websites )

- 3574 days ago -
On Thursday, August 13, I visited a small, private roadside zoo that is dedicated to the art of falconry. "Art" is what it is called. As a bird artist* who has admired and thrilled to avian predators all his life, I find it hard to see them tethered to
Maine's Lynx-Protection Standards Eyed
Animals  (tags: wildlife alliance, lawsuit, lynxs, savagely trapped, leg hold traps, endangered, state, maine, protection )

- 3712 days ago -
Testimony is under way in a U.S. District Court proceeding in Bangor that raises questions about animal trapping in Maine. The Animal Welfare Institute and the Wildlife Alliance of Maine have filed suit against the state after several lynx were ensnare
Connecticut DEP Testimony on the Proposed Ban on Fur Traps, S.B. 994
Animals  (tags: leg hold traps, conibear traps, wildlife, protection, testimony, legislation, banning, animalwelfare )

- 3731 days ago -
The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) submitted testimony during the March 9 Environment Committee hearing on S.B. 994. If passed by the General Assembly, S.B. 994 will prohibit the use of leghold and Conibear traps in Connecticut.
AN ACT CONCERNING LEGHOLD TRAPS- to Prevent Animal Suffering!!
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, legislation, wildlife, suffering, conibear traps, leg hold traps, horrific cruelty )

- 3731 days ago -
Any trap illegally set and any body-crushing trap, leghold trap, snare, net or similar device found placed or set in violation of the provisions of this section shall be seized by any representative of the department and, if not claimed within twenty-
A Coyote Death Sentence
Animals  (tags: greenwood village, cruelty, lethal killing, coyotes, slaughtered, massacre, leg hold traps, death sentence, wildlife )

- 3747 days ago -
Greenwood Village recently approved an ordinance that permits lethal, limited shooting of coyotes. The city has hired a contractor, Animal Damage Control Wildlife Management Services, to kill the animals and is seeking approval from the Tri-County Health
Worlds of Trappers, Pet Owners Collide
Animals  (tags: animal trappers, pet owners, horrific suffering, leg hold traps, pets caught, wild animals captured, agonising pain, deaths )

- 3749 days ago -
Bob Shaw was walking his cocker spaniel, Amos, along an out-of-the-way area near the Boise River in Eagle in December. Suddenly, the Eagle resident heard a cry of distress from his dog. "The dog yelled once more, obviously stressed, and I feared
Please Sign: HELP END THE USE OF FUR TRAPS- Petition
Animals  (tags: leg hold traps, fur traps, barbaric animal cruelty, animal suffering, ban traps, snares, animal welfare, county, laws, wildlife, suffering, animalrights, animaladvocates )

- 3794 days ago -
YOUR CHILD,DOG,OR CAT COULD BE IN DANGER FROM FUR TRAPS!! HELP PROTECT YOUR CHILDREN AND PETS FROM TRAPS!! Did you know that a trap can be set on any private land with permission of the landowner, NOT just on designated hunting lands? This means that

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