Arrival of wolves worries SW Oregon ranchers

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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 of the Coast Range in southwestern Oregon. They are well aware wolves from the Rogue Pack that have impacted livestock in Jackson County to the south have ventured north into Douglas County and that a group of three wolves has been confirmed there.<<<Read More>>>