Tag Archives: Wildlife officers

CPW Reminds People to Leash their Dogs

colorado parksDogs chasing wildlife is nearly a constant problem in Colorado. The issue is particularly serious during the winter when dogs can easily rundown deer and elk in the snow and injure or kill them. So far this winter, wildlife officers in every corner of the state have filed reports of chasing incidents. During winter deer and elk can lose up Continue reading

CPW Asks Residents to be Wildlife Aware While Decorating for the Holidays

deer tangled in lightsThroughout Colorado, deer are entering the mating season, and Colorado wildlife officers are reminding residents to put away equipment in which big game animals can become tangled. Residents are also asked to be careful how outdoor Christmas decorations are hung. On November 8th, a large mule deer buck got stuck Continue reading

Parks and Wildlife Warns of Mountain Lion Encounters

mountail-lion-300x300A lion attack on two dogs at a home along 4 Mile Road near Glenwood early yesterday morning is prompting Colorado Parks and Wildlife to caution anyone living in lion country to remember a few important tips that can help prevent conflicts with wild animals.  Wildlife officers say the dogs were in their Continue reading