Anchorage, Alaska police officer Lt. Dave Parker used his Taser on a problem bear last week. The Anchorage Daily News has the story: After the small black bear got into a fish fryer on the porch, Parker decided to try … [Read More]
Until recently, it was extremely rare to see a bobcat in southern Wisconsin, but ‘cats appear to be expanding their range as sightings, trail camera pictures and trapped animals are all on the rise in the Badger State. Here’s an … [Read More]
Great news for trappers in Montana and across the country! An anti-trapping group in Montana has failed to get enough signatures to put an anti-trapping initiative up for a vote in the November election. The initiative proposed a ban on … [Read More]
The opening line of a Stewart Houston Times story from today says it all: Most folks might think trapping is a thing of the distant past, a part of wilderness lore from when Europeans were making their earliest inroads on … [Read More]
Officers discovered 30 illegal untanned raccoon hides and carcasses in the freezers of a rural Pulaski County, Indiana home Sunday, according to a Northwest Indiana Post-Tribune story. But the owners of the home might be a little more concerned about … [Read More]
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Trappers, you’ll want to make sure you get control of the remote control tonight. “F&T’s North American Trapper,” television’s first all-trapping show, debuts at 6 p.m. EST. The show, which is hosted by Alan Probst of “All Outdoors With Alan … [Read More]
“How come no one gets pictures of mountain lions on trail cameras if they’re here?”It’s a question that many ask when questioning the accounts of people who claim to have seen cougars in the wild where the big cats are … [Read More]
It’s just a gut feeling, says Parker Dozhier, but this season is looking a lot like last year’s.
James Dean, a Florida animal damage control trapper, thought he was going to the Gulf Coast to help with the BP oil spill cleanup. Instead, he’s on the other side of the state fishing. The frustrated trapper has been waiting … [Read More]