Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA pushing for changes to allow deer hazing (by dogs) June 19, 2013 British Columbia

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Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA pushing for changes to allow deer hazing (by dogs) June 19, 2013 British Columbia, Cranbrook Daily Townsman
... parts of the Wildlife Act are simply archaic, in that you can get a permit to cull deer but not to haze them.  "I think the part around dogs was originally intended to make sure people handled their dogs around deer, that pets didn't chase wildlife, but that means hazing is not allowed... But now many well-informed people feel hazing under the right conditions is an appropriate tool for deer management... I know the local government in Kimberley wants to have that option." ... [dogs for deer management]


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