Midwest farmers say wolves are a growing problem, urge Washington to act

Midwest farmers are blaming gray wolves for attacks on their cattle. They are howling at D-C to act, and lift tight regulations, so they can fight back. Minnesota farmer, Joe Wilebski, said of Congress, “It’s so disheartening. They don’t care about us.” He’s expressing the frustration being felt in Kittson County, Minnesota, where authorities blame […]


*Staff Note* – Removing only selected members of a wolf pack will not stop livestock depredation. Oregon officials have authorized the lethal removal of more wolves from the Harl Butte pack due to continued depredation on livestock. Last week, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) approved a permit, which is valid through Oct. 31, 2017, that allows for […]

Un berger des Hautes-Alpes perd quatre brebis dans une attaque de loup

Un berger de Costes (Hautes-Alpes) a suspendu deux de ses brebis à un panneau routier à la sorite de Brutinel. Ses bêtes ont été égorgées par un ou plusieurs loups dans la nuit de mardi à mercredi alors que le troupeau était dans les alpages, dans un parc électrifié. Source: Un berger des Hautes-Alpes perd quatre […]

Wolves kill 14 sheep in Stevens County (Washington, USA)

ENDANGERED SPECIES — The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has confirmed that one or more wolves from the Huckleberry Pack in southern Stevens County killed 12 sheep Aug. 11 and two more Aug. 12 on private property off the Springdale-Hunters Road.