Category Archives: Maine Woods

Maine’s moose suffered another tough winter

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Maine’s moose continue to be killed in large numbers by ticks. The most recent research, completed this past winter and spring, has not been released officially yet, but Judy Camuso, Wildlife Division Director, shared the following information with James Cote and me when we taped a Wildfire TV show with her on Monday. Moose calves […]

While Australia is killing 2 million feral cats, Maine allows them to be captured, fixed up, and released back into the woods.

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Should feral cats be released back into the woods, after they’ve been captured and cleaned up? And is that legal in Maine? Good questions! While Maine law is unclear, people are being allowed to capture feral cats, sterilize and clean them up, and release them back into the woods. Some local animal shelters are doing […]