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Feds forced to kill wolf for first time in a decade

Feds forced to kill wolf for first time in a decade

KOB.com Web Staff
September 17, 2017 10:13 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service killed a Mexican gray wolf following a series of cattle deaths near the New Mexico-Arizona border.

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It’s the first time in a decade that federal authorities have had to put down a wolf in order to stop attacks on livestock.

The White Mountain Apache Tribe called for the feds to take action after four calves were killed by the wolf this summer. 

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