Excerpt: “The photograph depicts a grinning trapper striking a pose beside his catch, a live 100-pound wolf in northern Idaho. The wolf is coal-black and appears to be hobbling around a ring of blood-stained snow, its leg caught in a foot-hold trap.
Since appearing on the Internet last month, the graphic image has stirred fierce debate between animal rights activists and trapping proponents. The controversy rose to the fore in Missoula last week after a local anti-trapping group condemned the image and the trapper on its website, eliciting a threatening email that the group turned over to local police and federal authorities. ….”
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