Togo and Smackout packs prey on cows

Aaron Andrews

REPUBLIC — Wolves from two packs injured one cow and killed another last week.

On Nov. 1, the Department of Fish and Wildlife reported that the Togo pack injured a cow Oct. 26, and that the the Smackout pack killed a heifer Oct. 31. The Togo pack's newest attack brings their depredation count to 6 in the last 10 months. The Smackout pack's kill brings their count to 4 since Aug. 20.

Fish and Wildlife Director Kelly Susewind is reviewing the depredations to decide what to do, the department reported.

Read the full story in the Nov. 7, 2018 Statesman-Examiner.