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Ending America’s War on Wildlife

Project Coyote

Few Americans have heard of Wildlife Services, a little-known agency of the US Department of Agriculture charged with managing wildlife, largely at the behest of ranchers and agribusiness. Since 1931, this agency has been waging war against wildlife with a lethal arsenal of traps, snares, poisons, and guns. As detailed in a recent Washington Post article, the total carnage in 2013 alone included 75,326 coyotes, 866 bobcats, 528 river otters, 3,700 foxes,…
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by: Camilla Fox – Autumn 2014

Fire USDA Wildlife Services Employee for Animal Cruelty, Demand Wildlife Advocates

Public outraged over photographs showing hunting dogs mauling leghold-trapped coyotes, raccoons, and other wild animals

Graphic images of wild animals trapped and tortured by a federal government employee went viral in late October, raising public outrage. The photographs – showing hunting dogs mauling leghold-trapped coyotes, raccoons, and other wild animals were posted on the personal Facebook and…
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by: Camilla Fox – November 14, 2012

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