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USDA Sued Over Program Allowing ‘Horrific’ Mass Slaughter of Native Wildlife

Barbaric: “Wildlife Services uses fixed-wing aircraft and helicopters to aerially shoot coyotes; body-gripping traps, neck snares and leg-hold traps to kill mountain lions, black bears, bobcats, badgers, coyotes, skunks, and swift and gray foxes; gas cartridges and poisons to exterminate coyotes, foxes, and prairie dogs in their dens; sodium cyanide M-44 devices to kill canines …

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Trump Taps Former Attorney Of Trophy Hunting Group For Key Wildlife Job

“SCI has been a major supporter of the Trump administration and its pro-hunting agenda. And under former Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, the department made quick work of fulfilling trophy hunting groups’ wish list, as HuffPost previously reported.” Trump Taps Former Attorney Of Trophy Hunting Group For Key Wildlife Job | HuffPost Anna Seidman, a 20-year …

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Namibia forced by drought to auction 1,000 wild animals

US second in climate change causing emissions.  “In April, an agriculture ministry report said 63,700 animals died in 2018 because of deteriorating grazing conditions brought on by dry weather. Namibia’s cabinet announced this week that the government would sell about 1,000 wild animals.” Namibia forced by drought to auction 1,000 wild animals Southern African nation …

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