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Minnesota Expands Allowed Wolf Harvest for 2014

The state of Minnesota will issue 3,800 wolf licenses for the 2014 hunting season — 500 more than last year — and will allow hunters and trappers to kill 250 wolves — 30 more than last year’s target, according to … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Court Rules Dogs Can Be Trained To Hunt Wolves

The 4th District Court of Appeals in Wisconsin ruled July 10 that hunters in the state can train dogs to assist in hunting wolves.  SB 411, a bill passed in 2012, already permitted hunting wolves with dogs during a designated hunting … Continue reading

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First Wolf in Iowa in 89 Years Mistaken for Coyote, Shot By Hunter

A man hunting coyotes in Fairbank, Iowa, in northwest Buchanan County, shot an animal which turned out to be a wolf — the first documented wolf in Iowa in 89 years.  The last wolf sighting in Iowa was recorded in … Continue reading

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