MN – Hunting – Wisconsin tradition – hunting bears with dogs – comes under attack by wolf advocates

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE August 11, 2017 – A national watchdog group says Wisconsin bear hunters are harassing wolves with their dog packs — then claiming state compensation when their hounds are killed — and wants the federal government to launch a criminal investigation. The practice amounts to “a state-sanctioned financial subsidy for hunters engaged in the criminal harassment” of wolves, an attorney for Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) said in a letter to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  [full article] 

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