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TribLIVE
Outdoors notebook: Chronic wasting disease reaches Europe; live-animal test possibledetected as part of an effort by the Norwegian Institute for Nature Research to
Outdoors notebook: Chronic wasting disease reaches Europe; live-animal test possible
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
detected as part of an effort by the Norwegian Institute for Nature Research to capture animals for GPS collaring. It died and was tested at the Norwegian Veterinary Institute in Oslo. The case also marks the first time wasting disease was found... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Louisiana, pro anglers re-stock Toledo Bend with baby bass The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says 22 professional angle
Louisiana, pro anglers re-stock Toledo Bend with baby bass
Southwest Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries says 22 professional anglers helped get about 10,000 bass fingerlings into the best habitat on Toledo Bend. Posted May. 18, 2016 at 2:30... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
This Texas tradition involving gasoline and snakes should be outlawedIt’s hard to gin up much in the way of tears and sympathy for poisonous reptile
This Texas tradition involving gasoline and snakes should be outlawed
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
It’s hard to gin up much in the way of tears and sympathy for poisonous reptiles, we know. You may not care, then, how Texas hunters go about catching the live-and-squirming specimens displayed at popular “rattlesnake roundups” — but maybe you... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Snakes alive! Texas must ban archaic ‘gassing’ to catch rattlersIt’s hard to gin up much in the way of tears and sympathy for poisonous reptile
Snakes alive! Texas must ban archaic ‘gassing’ to catch rattlers
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
It’s hard to gin up much in the way of tears and sympathy for poisonous reptiles, we know. You may not care, then, how Texas hunters go about catching the live-and-squirming specimens displayed at popular “rattlesnake roundups” — but maybe you... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Louisiana, pro anglers get baby bass into top habitatBassmaster Elite Series tournament. Anglers were asked to take bags of the 2 t
Louisiana, pro anglers get baby bass into top habitat
The Houma Courier / Posted 11 days ago
Bassmaster Elite Series tournament. Anglers were asked to take bags of the 2 to 2�-inch-long fish in their personal boats and release them in spots with habitat that would protect the young fish. The Florida hybrids grow bigger than native... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Louisiana, pro anglers get baby bass into top habitatBassmaster Elite Series tournament. Anglers were asked to take bags of the 2 t
Louisiana, pro anglers get baby bass into top habitat
The Daily Comet / Posted 11 days ago
Bassmaster Elite Series tournament. Anglers were asked to take bags of the 2 to 2�-inch-long fish in their personal boats and release them in spots with habitat that would protect the young fish. The Florida hybrids grow bigger than native... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Amid Much Hissing, Texas Could Impose Ban To Rattle Snake HuntersThere are things that happen in Texas that you just can't make up, such as Diam
Amid Much Hissing, Texas Could Impose Ban To Rattle Snake Hunters
KERA North Texas / Posted 12 days ago
There are things that happen in Texas that you just can't make up, such as Diamondback Day at the state capitol building in Austin. On a cool weekend in February, a dozen of the coiled pit vipers rattle menacingly in an outdoor rotunda where cheerful... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Despite concessions, SeaWorld remains under pressure from animal activistsSeaWorld Entertainment won the praises of animal rights activists last month wh
Despite concessions, SeaWorld remains under pressure from animal activists
Los Angeles Times / Posted 28 days ago
SeaWorld Entertainment won the praises of animal rights activists last month when it made a surprising policy reversal and agreed to end the breeding program for its captive killer whales. But don't think that the change of heart sparked warm... Read more
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