wolves

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Too-Friendly Washington Wolf Still On The Loose

Officials are still trying to trap a wolf that has to be moved from northeast Washington to prevent it from becoming too friendly with dogs, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Department said Monda

CBS Seattle–10/13/2014

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Study: Cows That Survive Wolf Attacks Suffer Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms

Cows that survive a wolf encounter reportedly suffered symptoms similar to post-traumatic stress disorder.

03/06/2014

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Wolves In Idaho Kill 176 Sheep In One Sitting

A southeastern Idaho ranch lost 176 sheep as the animals ran in fear from two wolves that chased through a herd of about 2,400 animals south of Victor.

CBS Seattle–08/20/2013

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No-Kill Wolf Ban Spurs Nonlethal Options

As long as wolves have been making their comeback, biologists and ranchers have had a decidedly Old West option for dealing with those that develop a taste for beef: Shoot to kill. But for the past year, Oregon has been a “wolf-safe” zone, with ranchers turning to more modern, nonlethal ways to protect livestock.

03/02/2013

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State Lawmaker Wants Wolves Sent To Rival District

Lamenting that “the entire citizenship of the state has not been fully able to enjoy the re-establishment of this majestic species,” a Republican lawmaker suggests moving some of the animals to western Washington.

CBS Seattle–02/13/2013

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Wolf Killing in Washington State: Will There Have to Be More?

Taking aim from a helicopter flying over northeastern Washington state, a marksman last month killed the alpha male of a wolf pack that had repeatedly attacked a rancher’s cattle. The shooting put an end to the so-called Wedge pack, but it did little to quell the controversy over wolves in the state.

10/20/2012

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Wash. To Kill Pack Of At Least 8 Gray Wolves

Washington officials announced plans Friday to kill a pack of at least eight gray wolves that have been attacking livestock in the state’s northeast corner.

09/21/2012

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