Media Coverage

Here’s a list of media coverage.  It keeps growing.

This isn't a new problem.  Trappers have been killing dogs for decades.
 Pine River dog killed

Here's the first Dispatch article.

http://brainerddispatch.com/outdoors/2011-12-30/traps-can-pose-threat-hunting-dogs

 Here's the second Dispatch article.

http://brainerddispatch.com/outdoors/2012-01-13/trapping-and-dogs-theres-got-be-better-way

 Here's the first Star Tribune article.

http://www.startribune.com/sports/outdoors/138013713.html

Here's the second Star Tribune article.

http://www.startribune.com/politics/statelocal/138581394.html

Here's the third Star Tribune article.

http://www.startribune.com/sports/outdoors/138685894.html

 And here's the WCCO video.  Not exactly how I would like to be seen but necessary.

http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2012/01/26/minnesota-man-says-dnr-hidden-traps-are-killing-pets/

 WCCO follow up about Phillip

http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2012/01/28/dog-owners-speak-out-against-killer-trapping-method/

WCCO third follow-up

http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2012/02/08/man-uses-cpr-to-save-dog-after-hunting-trap-accident/

WCCO fourth follow-up

http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2012/05/16/dog-owners-concerned-over-traps-even-after-legislation-passes/

Post Bulletin

http://postbulletin.com/news/stories/display.php?id=1488570

St. Paul Pioneer Press 10-21-12

Article: http://www.twincities.com/outdoors/ci_21812576

Video: http://www.twincities.com/ci_21813367 

http://blogs.twincities.com/outdoors/2012/10/20/first-try-at-opening-conibear-220-trap/

St. Paul Pioneer Press article of first dog to die in 2012 season

http://www.twincities.com/localnews/ci_21854559/weekend-dog-death-highlights-dangers-small-traps-too

WCCO segment on recent dog in body grip trap.

http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2012/11/15/close-call-prompts-plea-for-body-grip-trap-redesign/

Here's the first article of 2013 in the Star Tribune.

www.startribune.com/sports/outdoors/187053051.html

Here's the first article of 2013 in the Brainerd Daily Dispatch.

Here's the second article of 2013 in the Brainerd Daily Dispatch

http://brainerddispatch.com/news/2013-01-24/loss-family-dog-turns-rural-brainerd-woman-advocate-trapping-changes

Here's an article on Dog Lovers 4 Safe Trapping MN from the Mankato Free Press.

http://mankatofreepress.com/outdoors/x657736942/Dog-Lovers-4-Safe-Trapping-MN-come-to-aid-of-hunting-dogs

Here's the March 1 2013 Dave Orrick article in the Pioneer Press

http://www.twincities.com/sports/ci_22696298/outdoors-report-dog-protecting-trapping-plans-unlikely-advance

Here's the March 3 2013 Sam Cook article in the Duluth Tribune.

http://www.duluthnewstribune.com/event/article/id/260170/ 

Here's the first article in the Examiner

http://www.examiner.com/article/minn-bills-seek-to-protect-dogs-from-deadly-body-gripping-traps

H
ere's another article in the Examiner.

Examiner article

Here's Doug Smith's March 24 2013 article.

Dog protection bills stalled in legislature

Shawn Perich's article in Outdoor News and Northern Wilds News.

Twenty dead dogs is too many


Radio interviews

MN Sporting Journal Radio.  Go to Sept 28, 2013 and track #3.

http://mnsportingjournal.wordpress.com/mnsj-radio/