Tag: humane society
PORTLAND, Maine – Maine’s bear hunters are getting ready for the season after withstanding a challenge to the way they hunt. The Humane Society advocated for the elimination of hunting bears with dogs or traps. The bill died after a committee recommended in May that it shouldn’t pass. Passage would have taken away two of […]
A great day at the Houlton Humane Society Tuesday turned into one of shock and dismay. Two donation jars had been placed in the lobby, one for the shelter and another for rabbit rescue. Sometime between 3 and 4 p.m.Tuesday, a thief, or thieves, stole the cash out of both jars. The Humane Society’s executive […]
A growing stray cat problem continues to develop in Presque Isle. Now a new issue emerges as who do residents turn to to have stray cats picked up…animal control officers, the local humane society and animal shelter or local police. Shawn Cunningham reports.