PETA wants Texans to contract lyme disease

It should be of no surprise in many ways when People for the Extortion, Torture and Abuse of human beings (PETA) opposes animal culls. Most recently, the group decried a recent deer cull undertaken in Horseshoe Bay, Texas. According to PETA’s action item, the group accuses the city of Horseshoe Bay of allowing deer to…

PeTA decries New Castle deer hunt

People for the Extortion, Terror and Abuse of humans (PeTA) is decrying a tradition in Delaware which is also responsible for reducing the state’s deer population too. Delaware news talk radio station 105.9 FM reports that the group has sent a letter to New Castle County Executive Tom Gordon to either allow for firearms, rather…

Why environmentalists want larger deer populations

The Pittsburg Post-Gazette published an article highlighting the controversy surrounding Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania’s cull program that involves killing white-tailed deer to thin the animal’s population. Animal rights protesters decry such efforts equating the cull program as a slaughter and will do anything they can to stop it. The cull program involves volunteer archers or hunters…