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Urge Senators to vote “NO” on SB457 DEADLINE APRIL 24, 2015, 5PM

The Bobcat Protection Act is moving towards implementation, with tremendous support for a complete prohibition on commercial bobcat trapping in California. Faced with the reality that a statewide ban is now a very real possibility, a pro-trapping Senator has introduced SB 457, which would change The Bobcat Protection Act and subtly render its protections meaningless....

Wildlife advocates back state ban on trapping bobcats

By Peter Fimrite | San Francisco Chronicle Photo: Brant Ward / The Chronicle Billy, who was raised by humans, comes to the side of his large enclosure to visit Thursday April 9, 2015. “Billy” a rescued bobcat from Southern California now lives at the Sonoma County Wildlife Rescue center in Petaluma, Calif. Wildlife advocacy groups...

Urgent: Write to Fish and Game Commission to ban commercial Bobcat Trapping in California Deadline: March 26, 2015, 5pm

We thank those of you who wrote letters supporting a statewide ban on commercial bobcat trapping for the February 12, 2015 Fish and Game Commission meeting in Sacramento. Although February 12th was originally scheduled to be the date of the Fish and Game Commission’s final meeting before rulemaking, Fish and Wildlife Services still had not...

Northern Counties Opposing Ban on Bobcat Trapping

by Chris Clarke | KCET The state commission that regulates hunting and trapping in California is considering a complete ban on bobcat trapping in the state, but two Northern California counties have a problem with that. The California Fish and Game Commission has been considering banning all bobcat trapping in the state as a way...

TAKE ACTION TO END BOBCAT TRAPPING IN CALIFORNIA NOW!

Thanks to your efforts along with our partners, the Center for Biological Diversity and other supporters across the state, the Bobcat Protection Act of 2013 was passed by the California legislature just over a year ago. Now we need your help to ensure the bill is implemented to truly protect the state’s bobcats. The California...

2013-14 CA Fish & Wildlife “Bobcat Harvest” Assessment Data

Project Bobcat is gearing up for a huge targeted letter campaign in our effort to convince California Fish and Game Commission to properly implement AB 1213 as previously voted into law—with the possibility that bobcat trapping be banned throughout the state. Please stay tuned for info on how you can help this happen. Sign-up for...

Urge California Fish and Game Commission to amend Bobcat Protection Act

Urge California Fish and Game Commission to amend Bobcat Protection Act Deadline for comments: Nov. 20, 5 pm Public Meeting in Van Nuys: Dec. 3, 8 am Where: Airtel Plaza Hotel, 7277 Valjean Ave., Van Nuys, CA. In order to complete implementation AB1213, the California Fish and Game Commission is meeting to discuss amendments to...

Rally this Friday, 9/19/14 to help protect LA’s urban mountain lions

Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/332842263542422/ Los Angeles area mountain lions need YOU! Want to help mountain lions and wildlife in Los Angeles and the Santa Monica Mountains? Show your support for building what could be the largest wildlife crossing in the world at Liberty Canyon! WHEN: Friday, September 19, 10:00 am to 11:00 am at Liberty...

Please join Project Bobcat to help STOP this proposed Montana BOBCAT fur farm! Comments must be received by Friday, August 29, 2014 11:39 PM

Project Bobcat needs letters sent directly to the Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks by AUGUST 29th, 2014 11:39 PM stating a position against a proposed commercial fur farm in Montana. Follow this link for info or to comment online: http://fwp.mt.gov/news/publicNotices/environmentalAssessments/fishAndWildlifePermits/pn_0048.html “This project is an application for a commercial fur farm for the purpose of raising...

Bobcat fur farm moving from N.D. to Montana

By Karl Puckett 12:15 p.m. MDT July 25, 2014 A couple is proposing to move a commercial bobcat fur farm from the bustling Bakken oilfield region in western North Dakota to central Montana, where they hope to set up business in a quieter region six miles southwest of Roy in Fergus County. Montana Fish, Wildlife...