Deer hunters share responsibility with DNR for disease


Chronic wasting disease (CWD), a sickness that attacks the central nervous system of an animal in the cervid family, such as deer, moose and elk, is making its way to Michigan. There have been 11 confirmed cases of the disease throughout the state and two in Montcalm County. Affected animals …

Montcalm County deer may have had chronic wasting disease

GOWEN, Mich. (AP) — Wildlife regulators say a doe killed in Montcalm County during Michigan’s youth deer hunting season probably had chronic wasting disease. Preliminary tests indicate the 3 ½-year-old female may be the 10th free-ranging deer in the …Suspected case of chronic wasting disease in Michigan deer reported

2 Deer on Hunting Ranch Found With Chronic Wasting Disease

2 Deer on Hunting Ranch Found With Chronic Wasting Disease  U.S. News & World ReportDeer from Waupaca Co. ranch test positive for CWD  Fox11online.comCWD found in 2 deer on Waupaca County hunting ranch  WBAYFull coverage

Deer, elk threatened by fatal disease

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) is increasing its monitoring of deer and elk herds for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD), a fatal neurological disease that has never been detected in Oregon’s cervids but is spreading in North America. …

Hunters, government, industry at odds over deer urine

New York wildlife managers tasked with curbing the spread of a fatal brain disease have proposed a ban on bottled deer urine used by hunters to lure their prey. They’re getting pushback from producers and manufacturers who say there’s not enough …

Minnesota deer opener: More deer but disease tests required

There are more deer in Minnesota this fall, which should lead to greater success for hunters when the state’s firearms deer season opens Saturday, Nov. 4. But the isolated reappearance of…

Deer urine lures used by hunters may soon be outlawed in New York

In this Aug. 31, 2017 photo, deer urine products fill an aisle at a sporting goods store in Latham, N.Y.. (Mary Esch/AP). BY Reuven Blau. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Sunday, September 3, 2017, 10:49 PM. New York deer hunters may soon be banned from …Hunters, government, industry at odds over deer …

Hunters, government, industry at odds over deer urine

Deer hunters who like to lure their quarry with a dab of eau de doe-in-rut will have to find another way to attract a trophy buck in New York if state wildlife biologists have their way. Proposed regulations would add New York to a growing list of