Duke Trapped near Galena Park

Carol Grigus and Duke Reno Gazette Journal February 11, 2007: A steel trap snapped shut, pinching the folds of flesh on the retriever’s face. Owner Carol Grigus heard her pet’s yelps of pain and rushed to his side, horrified.  “It was very frightening,”...

Traps Close to Residences

My dog recently stepped in a trap while we were out hiking in the desert less than one-half mile from my house. The trap was set in an area bordering a road frequently traveled by equestrians,  while their dogs run off leash.  Unfortunately,  the trap...

Three-Legged Cats

April 21, 2013, Earth Day Told in person In Cold Springs, Sand Piper Drive, there were several 3-legged cats noted in the neighborhood. There is one back yard that is semi-fenced. Evidently this neighbor considered cats a nuisance, so set traps for them. Now the...

“Guy” Asks for His Trap Back

April 21, 2013, Earth Day Told in person I was hiking with a woman and a German Shepherd. The Shepherd stepped into a trap in the river. It took two people to get the dog out of the trap. His front leg was broken halfway up. A “guy” came by and asked for...

A Man Was Observed in the Area

March 27, 2013 email We would like to share with you an event that happened to one of our dogs when we still lived in Nevada.Our friend, Sandy Bucklew, lives near the end of Grandpa’s Road outside of Searchlight. We and our dogs were visiting with her there in the...