Two highly toxic poisons are still registered in Canada to kill wolves, coyotes, bears and other species.
Not only are Strychnine and Compound 1080 inhumane killers, with symptoms being extremely painful and prolonged before death, but they're indiscriminate. Hundreds of non-target birds and mammals (including pets) continue to be poisoned as "collateral damage".
There are things we can do to help ban the use of poisons in Canada. Your voices were heard loudly when the recent decision was made to discontinue the use of liquid strychnine to kill Richardson’s ground squirrels.
Here on wehowl.ca you'll find current information and ideas for amplifying our voices and making change. Together we can make more noise.