Have you ever caught a fish and then realized it has legs? Well, it was actually a mudpuppy, which is Ontario’s largest salamander! So, if you’re ice fishing this winter and you catch ‘a fish with legs’ take a picture Continue reading Mudpuppy Signtings
Hunters contribute to wildlife health surveillance
The Canadian Firearms Program (CFP) now offers an Online Licence Renewal Application. http://bit.ly/2eZPAQ5
November Solunar Calendar
Avid fisherman wins BrokerLink’s OFAH contest
Since Wednesday night’s vote on Bill C-246 — animal cruelty legislation — many people have asked how their MP voted. We’ve compiled the list. See the graphic below or visit www.ofah.org/animalcruelty to see how your MP voted.
Bill C-246, the Modernizing Animal Protection Act, was voted down by MPs Wednesday night by a count of 198 to 84. Thank you to everyone that took time to become educated on the bill and urged their MPs to support Continue reading Bill C-246, the Modernizing Animal Protection Act
Undergraduate research (A Buse, M Douglas, T Giguere) in the lab have video evidence that adult snapping turtles can raid sunfish larvae from a nest while frantic papa looks on. How far will papa go to protect his young…? Watch Continue reading adult snapping turtles can raid sunfish larvae from a nest while frantic papa looks on
OFAH Zone J Chair Brian Moore had the pleasure of mentoring a youth waterfowl hunter this past weekend. Congratulations on all mentors and apprentice hunters who were able to spend time in a blind. The 2016 Rondeau Bay Waterfowlers Memorial Continue reading 2016 Rondeau Bay Waterfowlers Memorial Youth Waterfowl hunt
Reporting is easy and you get immediate results. Call 1-800-327-BAND or visit: www.reportband.gov
Bill C-246, the Modernizing Animal Protection Act will be voted on this Wednesday, Oct. 5. We’ve respectfully asked MPs to vote against the Bill — and you still can too. www.ofah.org/animalcruelty
Some of our Members may remember Meredith at our OFAH Zone J Meeting in January 2015 at the German Candian Hunting & Fishing Club. She was working on collection at that time. Extracting #DNA is a multi-day process. Day One: Continue reading Meredith
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https://www.ontario.ca/page/rabies Check out the link above for ALL the information you need to know on the recent cases of Rabies in Ontario. Please get your pets vaccinated for rabies as it is a serious disease that has come back.