There’s a lot of things that make Wisconsin suck…the weather, of course, leaps immediately to mind, but here’s another big one:
So, because people saving an injured animal might somehow injure the animal, the “heroes” from Department of Natural Resources thought it would be a great idea to kill the thing with a bolt gun. The warden got to hide in the bushes for a few days, like he was a real, honest-to-goodness supercop, and then even better, they got to play Rambo and arm up for the raid on an animal shelter — not exactly the demographic know to “resist.”
How badly do these people want to be taken as bad asses? Here’s DNR supervisor Jennifer Niemeyer:
“If a sheriff’s department is going in to do a search warrant on a drug bust, they don’t call them and ask them to voluntarily surrender their marijuana or whatever drug that they have before they show up.”
So…people nursing animals back to health are the equivalent of drug runners? In the mind of the modern law enforcement officer, we’re all bad guys. The enemy.
Here’s a few contacts, so you can let these pissants know what your think of their heroics: