Of Grandchildren, Wolves, and Bull$hit

The following is an excerpt from the classic fairy tale “Little Red Riding Hood:” One woman told of growing up on her family’s farm. She remembers being able to play by the stream without fear. But now, with wolves around, it is a different story for her grandchildren. They came to visit one day. They…

Are You a Friend of the Wisconsin Wolf? If So Please Help

Are you a friend of the Wisconsin wolf? If so the advocacy group of the same name needs your help. As a board member and the webmaster for the non-profit, Friends of the Wisconsin Wolf, I would like to unveil our new website and ask for your help. We are embarking on a program to educate…

Major Wisconsin Frito Lay Potato Suppliers Sentenced for Poisoning Wildlife and Right Wing Trolls Jump to Their Defense

Yesterday two Oneida County based potato farmers, Alvin C. Sowinski, and his son Paul A. Sowinski, were sentenced in Federal Court for their role in the poisoning of dozens of wildlife on their property. The two also allowed hunters and trappers to illegally kill predators for their canned hunting operations. A father and son who operate a large potato farm in…

Who is Misleading Who? The Reality About Hounding

The use of dogs against wildlife in Wisconsin has long been a contentious and controversial issue. In recent years it has become far more contentious when the Wisconsin Legislature voted to allow the use of dogs in the bill that authorized the yearly wolf slaughter starting in 2012. Hounders will have you believe that their…