Compensation for Montana Wolf-Caused Damage to be Discussed
Compensation for wolf-caused livestock damages and loses is currently offered to Montana livestock owners by the Defenders of Wildlife, a private, nonprofit group that seeks to protect wild animals and their habitats.
HUH? Whoses the smart guy that thought that one up? Talk about a conflict of interest ... If you think DoF is an unbiased group check out their web site.
Good to hear that they are moving to an independent panel, that hopefully impanels at least a few ranchers.
We all take every precaution when we are hunting and harvesting our animal. Well, what about after the animal is down? Do we know what has happened to that animal over it's lifetime? The following is an example of why we should be careful when we cut.
2 years ago, my father shot a nice 8 point on opening morning of the rifle season in Vermont. It was a beautiful, 2 1/2 year old deer, looked really healthy and moved normally. When my father went to skin it for...