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Woman cited for tampering with traps

...of every trapping season."Here in town, we have a leash law, so sometimes you get trappers who are upset because dog owners aren't abiding by the leash laws, but then you get dog owners who are upset because people...
Furbearer trapping season now open in Unit 4

...Pet owners are reminded to maintain control over their pets to reduce encounters with legally set traps and snares. Leash laws, where applicable, should be followed. A person may not obstruct, hinder, or disturb a lawful trapping effort...
Furbearer trapping season to open in Unit 4

...high use areas to minimize conflicts between trappers and other users. The ADF&G also reminded pet owners to follow leash laws where applicable and to maintain control over their pets to reduce encounters with legally set traps and snares. A person...
Get tougher on dog rules

I am disappointed in the recent decisions of the Dog Task Force. I love dogs but feel better and enforced leash laws are needed. A month ago while I was riding my bike on the bike path across from McDonald's, an unleashed dog came out from...
A dog owner's apology

...separate issues. I would suggest that Ms. Smith contact the Gastineau Humane Society to register her feelings on the leash laws on city streets. She certainly has a valid point. Regarding the Task Force's recommendations on the Kaxdigoowu Heen...
Word Of Mouth

...will appear in print. Call 586-4636 and press 8255 to leave a message. How about we include bears under the Borough Leash Law. That way if bears are wandering around unsupervised, they can be picked up by animal patrol officers and held until...
Dog task force addresses problems showed its teeth and another nipped him on his left leg. Both dogs were not on leashes, in violation of the city leash law. When Lawson complained to the owners, they defended their dogs, he said. Animal issues, especially those involving...
Leave the Mendenhall Glacier bears alone

...person went on a closed trail with (four) dogs that were not on a leash. Closed means closed! This person broke the leash law! They need to be fined for not having their dogs on a leash, plus for animal abuse and endangerment! The "dogs caused...
Seeking real dog-walking solutions

...the result in favor of the current leash law. First, this is not just a "trail...of Twin Lake users. The current leash law has a low level of voluntary compliance...another soul in sight. The current leash law needs to be reexamined. But not...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...don't seem to know they have to have their dogs on a leash. Maybe if the police department would start enforcing the leash laws more than anything else, they could make some money to help pay for the new police station. They should simplify this...


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