Hunter Asks For More Trapping Regulations After Dog Dies In ConibearA Minnesota hunter is pushing for change after his dog was caught and killed in a trap. Mark Johnson's 7-year-old lab, Bronco, was killed in a body grip trap while they were grouse hunting near Bemidji in October.
Body Grip Traps Restricting Rescue Searchers ‘A Great Deal’This is a busy time of year for deer hunters, but the same can be said for trappers. The trapping season began in October, and a group that works closely with law enforcement is now hoping to make a certain type of trap illegal.
Hunting Dog Owners, Watch How To Release Body Grip TrapsAs the owner of three hunting dogs, Brett Harberts is aware of the concern over body grip traps.
Dog Owners Concerned Over Traps Even After Legislation PassesSome Minnesota dog owners asked lawmakers to change how body grip traps, which can kill dogs, are used. Lawmakers responded, but not in the way some dog owners had hoped.
Preventing Dog Deaths By 'Body Grip Traps'A state lawmaker wants to stop what he calls the senseless killing of dogs.
Dog Owners Speak Out Against Killer Trapping MethodTraps meant to catch raccoons and bobcat are catching and killing dogs instead.
Minnesota Man Says 'Hidden' Traps Are Killing PetsA Northern Minnesota man is concerned that hunting dogs are becoming the hunted.