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Wolves killed at least 21 dogs in Wisconsin this summerSubmitted: 09/16/2013
Wolves killed at least 21 dogs in Wisconsin this summer
Story By Newswatch 12 Newsteam

MADISON - Wolves killed at least 21 dogs in Wisconsin this summer.

A couple of the attacks were on pets, but most of them involved dogs being trained to hunt bear.

They typically happen when the bear dogs get into an area where wolves are raising their young.

When wolves attack dogs on public land, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will create a "wolf caution area".

Bear hunters are urged to be careful if they plan to train hounds or hunt bear with hounds near any caution area.


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