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Trapfree Oregon can use your help: Beware of buying turtles: No new animal shelter: Cat updates

TrapFree Oregon can use your help TrapFree Oregon is a non-profit organization dedicated to getting trapping and poisoning of wildlife legally banned in Oregon by November 2014. As TFO says on its website, “Animal rights groups and veterinary associations agree that trapped animals suffer excruciating pain, injury, dehydration, shock, distress, and sometimes drown or freeze … Continue reading

Help change Oregon’s brutal wildlife trapping rules

Your comments to change existing wildlife trapping rules in Oregon are needed before this Thursday. Currently, the state holds title to the worst trapping practices in the nation, including provisions which allow animals to be left in leg-hold traps for up to seven days. In April I wrote that the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission … Continue reading