The Minister of Natural Resources, David
Orazietti has written a letter in response
to your flood of letters.
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Premier Kathleen Wynne’s decision to allow a Spring Bear Hunt in Ontario will result in the death of hundreds of small bear cubs just like this one.
Attracting hungry adult bears with food bait when they are coming out of a long hibernation and easily shot by a hunter hiding in a nearby tree blind is a cowardly act made worse by the small dependent cubs that are left to die a slow death of starvation. Sometimes hounds are used to track and tree bears for hunters to shoot. Wounded bears fall to the ground where the hounds attack them. Hounds may also attack cubs that are stranded on the ground without their mothers.
You and I can make a difference in stopping this morally-indefensible hunt:
If you are a resident of
Add your name to the sign-on letter below. Even if you have signed other petitions or sent a letter, please send this one as it will go to all Ontario MPP’s, sending a strong message that there is province-wide opposition to a Spring Bear Hunt
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The Ontario Wildlife Coalition is made up of organizations and individuals drawn from wildlife rehabilitation,
animal welfare and environmental interests from across Ontario. Members represent a cross-section of people,
including journalists, veterinarians, educators, lawyers, scientists and administrators.
The Coalition was formed to urge the return of a progressive wildlife rehabilitation service in Ontario,
to advocate on behalf of wildlife and to seek long-term, humane solutions for human/wildlife conflicts through
remedial action, public education and habitat protection