Monday, January 9, 2017

Patricia Randolph’s Madravenspeak: Nearly 5,000 bears will be killed in annual Wisconsin bear murder Sept. 7-Oct. 11 | Wisconsin Wildlife Ethic-Vote Our Wildlife

Rod Coronado of Wolf Patrol writes: “Welcome to Wisconsin - Where You Can Buy a Hound Hunt for Bear on Craigslist - Charging $2,000, this bear hunt guide runs 35-40 bear baits, monitored by trail cameras, with a success rate of nearly 100%.”

There should be outrage over unlimited, unlicensed use of hundreds of packs of dogs to hunt bears on our public lands. Most bears are killed when they are 8 months to a year-and-a-half old.

This not a hunt. This is a profitable slaughter at a bear donut restaurant. Come in with the semi-automatics & crossbows to the baited area pick out your target on camera, shoot, & let the dogs have some fun in the killing. Pick up a stray dog, throw her into wolf territory to be killed, & the DNR will compensate the hunter $2,500 from the Endangered Species Fund. Twenty-five dogs have been killed since bear hounding “training” started July 1. I

s this the state of John Muir and Gaylord Nelson? It is defiled — a state with no moral compass. It is set up to disenfranchise those of us fighting to dignify the sanctity of all life and protect the web of life that sustains us all.