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Guest opinion: Russell refuge can give bison a place to roam

Guest opinion: Russell refuge can give bison a place to roam

Some legislators last year introduced several bills hostile to the future of wild bison. Some tried to keep this animal completely off public lands. Others would classify wild bison and even elk as livestock. Thankfully, most of these restrictive and selfish bills died, suffered defeat or we…

May 19, 2012 12:10 am Related Loading…
Guest Opinion: Outdated approach used to fight brucellosis

Guest Opinion: Outdated approach used to fight brucellosis

I have been a practicing veterinarian in Montana for almost 40 years. I love what I do and feel honored to be part of a relatively small group of individuals worldwide who have earned the title Doctor of Veterinary Medicine.

November 16, 2007 11:00 pmLoading…

Guest Opinion: West needs wild bison, domestic cattle

Last month, National Park Service personnel engaged in a methodical and premeditated roundup of 231 wild bison. This operation took place mostly within the borders of Yellowstone National Park. These wild animals were already under stress from scant feed conditions and recent harsh winter we…

April 06, 2003 11:00 pmLoading…

Guest Opinion: Livestock grazing, wildlife feeding imperil elk, bison

In April of 1880, a frontier cattleman named Granville Stuart left Helena by stage. His destination was Eastern Montana. He was looking for a cattle range. Skin hunters were decimating once vast native buffalo herds and Stewart saw the opportunity to fill the void with "exotic European bovid…

June 06, 2002 11:00 pmLoading…

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