Upper Dublin Township contracted with USDA Wildlife Services to count our deer and included a sharpshooting permit. Do you think Wildlife Services should be doing this for our township?
“Forget hunters’ feeble rationalizations and trust your gut feelings: Making sport of killing is not healthy human behavior,” from Exposing the Big Game.wordpress.
A short video is worth seeing on what Wildlife Services does: http://www.predatordefense.org/exposed/
by Marc Bekoff
“Wildlife Services is one of the most opaque and least accountable agencies I know of. It is not capable of reforming itself. They need a mandate for reform… it’s going to have to be imposed on them.” REP. PETER DEFAZIO, Senior U.S. Congressman (D-OR)
A recent essay in the New York Times by Richard Conniff called “America’s Wildlife Body Count” is a must read for anyone interested in the ways in which Wildlife Services, AKA Murder, Inc., conducts business as usual. It is simply amazing how those who work for Wildlife Services get away with killing millions upon millions of nonhuman animals (animals) “in the name of coexistence and conservation” using brutal and sickening methods including poisoning, trapping, snaring, and shooting, even from airplanes. And, of course, non-target animals, including people’s pets, are also part of the carnage.
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