department of fish and wildlife

Elk hoof disease found in Blue Mountains

The state of Washington says elk hoof disease has been found in animals in the Blue Mountains. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife says a hunter in mid-January shot a cow elk in the Pikes Peak area in Walla…

Washington orders killing of wolves from two packs

The state of Washington says it will kill wolves from two packs that have been preying on cattle. The Department of Fish and Wildlife said Wednesday that it will kill members of the Smackout Pack in Stevens County and members…