Wolves in the West: Wolf management in Idaho

Nearly 25 years after Rocky Mountain gray wolves were reintroduced to Central Idaho, wolves have had a negative impact on ranching and rural communities that likely will never go away and could get worse, officials say. In the past two years, wolves set new records for killing cattle and sheep in Idaho. They also killed […]

Letter: Wolf recovery process ‘off the rails’

It was troubling to read recently that the Wolf Advisory Group (WAG) was used as a forum to essentially single out a producer for retribution for having repeated depredations. Even if he follows the rules and meets the depredation threshold, the environmental side is opposed to removing any more wolves. That WDFW allows the WAG […]

Arrival of wolves worries SW Oregon ranchers

WINSTON, Ore. — Livestock owners who attended the recent Douglas County Livestock Association’s Spring Conference were in total agreement that wolves would have an impact on their operations sooner rather than later. These ranchers graze cattle, sheep and goats in the foothills on the west side of the Cascade Mountains and on the east side […]

PHOTOS. Un loup dévore un cerf en plein centre du village à Corrençon-en-Vercors (Isère)

Les photos sont impressionnantes. On y découvre les restes d’un cerf ensanglanté sur un parking du petit village isérois de Corrençon-en-Vercors. L’animal a été en grande partie dévoré dans la nuit du jeudi 2 au vendredi 3 mai 2019. Le coupable : un loup qui n’a pas hésité à s’aventurer au beau milieu de la […]

A Fairy-Tale Baddie, the Wolf, Is Back in Germany, and Anti-Migrant Forces Pounce

FÖRSTGEN, Germany — They struck at dawn and left a trail of blood and body parts. There were six, maybe seven perpetrators. One had calmly passed Annett Hertweck’s car as she was speeding down the forest path to the scene of the massacre near the eastern village of Förstgen, Germany. Only then did she see […]

Eastern Oregon man justified in wolf shooting

HALFWAY, Ore. — An Eastern Oregon cattle rancher was justified when he shot a wolf that was chasing his working dog March 12 in Baker County, according to authorities. Larry Aguilar shot the wolf — a male juvenile from the Pine Creek pack — on the property in Halfway, east of Baker City. The Oregon […]

Wolves to the slaughter: France approves cull to save sheep

The French government on Thursday gave the green light for the cull of dozens of wolves in mountainous areas where sheep are under sustained attack. Over 8,000 farm animals, mostly sheep, were killed in attacks blamed on wolves in the past year—mainly in the south-east of the country. Farmers say that electric fences and fearsome dogs […]

Wyoming Wolf Data Final Report

Information compiled by the Wyoming Fish and Game Department:

LOCAL RANCHER DEALS WITH LOSING LIVESTOCK TO ‘ROGUE’ WOLF PACK

PROSPECT, Ore. — Ted Birdseye owns 276 acres on the Mil-Mar Ranch in Prospect. Between horses, cattle, and dogs, he oversees almost 100 animals on his property. Birdseye said that he has lived on the property with his family for four years, and wolf attacks have been on the rise. By now, Birdseye claims that the […]

Arizona: Wolves Enter Barn, Kill Young Girls Horse

Yesterday in Arizona, wolves entered the owners barn and killed this young girls horse in its stall. For those on facebook I’ve included a link below. Following are some of the mothers comments: “I’ve lost a lot of calves and cows to the wolves this year but it becomes really personal when the wolves kill my daughters horse!!!! […]