Wolf: 26 sheep ripped, 10 injured – German hunting newspaper

9. October 2018 79






    2 crack incidents occurred in the Past week. These cost about 26 sheep life.

    In the area of the Drewitzer lake (County of Mecklenburg) were ripped last Sunday, 11 sheep. According to a press release of the Ministry for agriculture and the environment of the state of Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, a Wolf of the malefactor was to closer Examine the cracks. For further investigation were taken Samples. Allegedly, the herd was not adequately protected.

    4 days earlier, had Hagen a Wolf to a flock of sheep in the bathroom, blank, about 15 kilometers East of the Hanseatic city of Rostock (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern), out-of-print. Overall, he crack there 15 sheep and injured 10 other so hard that they had to be killed or dead. According to the Ministry, a DNA study has already confirmed that it was a Wolf. The basic protection of the herd was ensured in this case. If it runs for the Livestock farmers well, he gets therefore even a compensation payment.

    In this calendar year alone in the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern a total of 12 wolf attacks. 56 animals paid with their lives, 23 were injured.