Letter to the Editor - Support wild animals that are free
Last updated 10/15/2021 at 11:54am
Too often in the world today there is truth in the statement, “These are wild animals, yes, but they are not free animals.”
That is case with the American bison in Yellowstone National Park. The bison are wild animals but not free to roam beyond the park’s borders for just beyond those borders are hunters and quarantines waiting to determine their fates.
Wild but not free is also descriptive of the big horn sheep in the Absaroka Mountains, mountain goats in the Beartooths, bobcats in the Bridgers, black bears in the Crazies, elk in the Gallatin Range, pronghorn in the Tobac...