Working Wild Challenge

A winter on the road in the working wild

Following Easter weekend, a traditional marker of the onset of spring (despite an Easter high of 27 degrees), I find myself with a moment of quiet, due to our current…

Greg Hertel and his airedale terriers

Greg Hertel has used Airedale terriers for several years to protect himself, family and staff from grizzly bears by keeping them away from livestock and buildings around their Cody, Wyoming ranch. The Airedales sound a particular bark when they smell or see a grizzly bear, and are let out of their kennel to run the bears off the ranch.

Working Wild Challenge Practitioners’ Call

The WWC Practitioners’ call is a group of early rising, multi-tasking ranchers that meet while sipping coffee on the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 7 am MST.…

Wyoming’s budget session generates new opportunities for the working wild

Wyoming’s 2020 Legislative Budget Session ended on March 12. There was legislation that passed this session, which provided a couple of new opportunities for livestock producers who are being impacted by issues related to wildlife.

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