Action Alert

TROPHY HUNTING IN NEW HAMPSHIRE?

On February 17, 2016, the New Hampshire Fish & Game Commission voted 5 to 4 in favor of passing a proposed bobcat hunt which allows inhumane hunting methods to kill a bobcat and further endangers the Canadian Lynx, which closely resembles the bobcat. Don’t allow TROPHY HUNTING to happen to New Hampshire’s Bobcat and don’t...

Help New Hampshire keep bobcat trapping and hunting from being reinstated in their state

Please show solidarity with NH activists fighting to keep bobcat trapping & hunting from being reinstated in their state. Sign the Change.org petition: https://www.change.org/p/executive-director-nh-fish-and-game-department-save-the-bobcat-in-nh/

BAN THE TRAP! How you can help end bobcat trapping in CA

Help stop bobcat trapping for good in California by emailing CA Fish & Wildlife (JULY 31st deadline) the following message personalized with your own comments to: fgc@fgc.ca.gov SUBJECT LINE: Support Option 2, statewide ban on bobcat trapping Dear Executive Director Sonke Mastrup: I strongly urge you to choose the Option 2 statewide ban on trapping...

Social Compassion in Legislation ask you to Support Full Ban On Bobcat Trapping

Social Compassion in Legislation’s Call to Action: Support Full Ban On Bobcat Trapping Option 2: Total prohibition on bobcat trapping in California – Amend Section 478 by prohibiting bobcat trapping throughout California – Amend Section 479 eliminating pelt tags, fees, and department marks for bobcats taken by trapping. PLEASE EMAIL, CALL OR FAX IN SUPPORT...

ACTION ALERT: HELP US CROSS THE FINISH LINE IN THE CAMPAIGN TO END BOBCAT TRAPPING IN CALIFORNIA!

Comment Deadline: Friday, July 31, 12 pm noon, for the August 5 Fortuna meeting  (August 5 is the proposed date for the final rule making decision) The California Fish and Game Commission will be deciding between Option 1, zonal management plan or Option 2, statewide ban. Map to Option 1 zones for open trapping areas:...

Update, June 11 California Fish and Game Commission meeting, Mammoth, CA

WHERE WE ARE NOW Since the passage of AB1213, The Bobcat Protection Act, the California Fish and Game Commission (CFGC) has been hearing recommendations on how final regulations should read. They are near the conclusion of this process. Rules will be adopted on August 5, at the next meeting in Fortuna. The options before the...

END BOBCAT TRAPPING IN CALIFORNIA!

Over the past few years, a rising demand for bobcat pelts in China and Russia has driven up fur prices and caused a boom in bobcat trapping in California. As a result, trappers have been targeting the boundaries of national parks — luring the cats out of these safe havens and into their deadly traps....

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....

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...

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...