The bill eliminates the requirement for bear and wolf hounders to carry rabies and license tags for their hunting hounds. A public hearing was held one day after the bill was released.
Congress should not enact laws to circumvent the courts, ignore science or take away our right to challenge decisions.
Currently, the state of Wisconsin pays out $2,500 each time a hound is killed to people who allow their dogs to run loose on public lands with no oversight and no permit required.
The assessment analyzes the potential environmental impacts of Wildlife Service involvement in wolf damage management in Minnesota.