An Ohio resident got an interesting first-hand look at two coyotes chasing a deer in his backyard last week.
Footloose Montana, an anti-trapping group, has pushed forward an initiative on Montana ballots that would outlaw all trapping on public land in the state.The Montana Trappers Association has been monitoring the situation for months and President Tom Barnes had … [Read More]
Two familiar foes, trappers and wildlife advocates, are waging against each other in a debate on whether the rising numbers of bobcat pelt sales are a matter of concern. RedOrbit has a recent story on the topic. The Humane Society … [Read More]
Here’s an interesting story from The Huntsville Item of Huntsville, Texas on the trapping of predators to fit them with tracking devices in order to determine the degree of impact that they are having on the eastern wild turkey populations … [Read More]
Trapping Today linked to this Capital Press storyon some beaver troubles in Washington. Beavers are chewing on fruit trees in a fruit orchard.Of course, this wouldn’t be a problem if the state didn’t have heavily restricted trapping laws that ban … [Read More]
Predator hunts are a lot more dangerous when the predator can turn the tables and hunt you. Wow, that is some crazy footage.
DL-Online.com has a feature on an award-winning beaver skinner and handler from the rural Detroit Lakes area in Minnesota.Kay Bachman has been skinning beavers for over 40 years and will be featured in an upcoming episode of “Kent Hrbek Outdoors,” … [Read More]
This blogger posted up a recipe for some beaver stew and a review to go with it. He said it was “fantastic”: Well, it was *way* better than I expected at least. I followed the beef stew recipe that I … [Read More]
The ban on trapping in Connecticut has failed. It did not pass in the Senate Judiciary Committee. That’s great news, even for non-trappers in the state, since a ban on trapping would have cost the state over a half million … [Read More]
The Flathead Beacon of western Montana profiled Vince Sansone, a trapper and ADC worker, on their Web site today. Here’s an excerpt: With another season of recreational trapping almost behind him, Sansone’s business will now begin picking up as the … [Read More]