WEDS, SEPTEMBER 30, 2015
09-23-2015-KARMA-wold-dog-1JUDGE OVERTURNS WOLF-DOG EUTHANASIA RULING, KARMA HEADED TO SANCTUARY
An Orange County judge Wednesday overturned his previous ruling that a dog be euthanized and said Karma, deemed to be part wolf, can be sent to a wolf sanctuary in North Carolina. Read more…  
images (1)WISCONSIN: NEW BILL REGULATING WILD ANIMAL POSSESSION INTRODUCED TODAY. WILL IT PASS? 
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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
WASHINGTON D.C.: USFWS ANNOUNCES $900,000 IN WOLF LIVESTOCK DEMONSTRATION PROJECT GRANTS
The grants assist livestock producers in undertaking proactive, non-lethal activities to reduce the risk of livestock loss from predation by wolves, and compensate producers for livestock losses caused by wolves. The program provides funding to states and tribes, with federal cost-share not to exceed 50 percent. Read more…
     
iWEgbNEW MEXICO: NEW MEXICO GAME COMMISSION REJECTS FEDERAL RELEASES OF ENDANGERED MEXICAN WOLVES IN GILA FOREST
In a potential setback for Mexican gray wolf recovery, the New Mexico Game Commission voted unanimously today to deny the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service permission to release wolves in the Gila National Forest. The highly political decision, which comes nine months after the Service approved wolf releases into the Gila, ignores the advice of top scientists who have long called for more releases of Mexican wolves, including directly into the Gila. Read more…