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Nontarget Trapping Incident Report

Reported: Dec 13, 2012
Location: Sandy, Utah

Species: Dog
Trap Type: Kill
Incident Date: Dec 11, 2012

Victim's Disposition: dead
Victim's Name: unknown

Legal Action: unknown
Result: n/a

Summary: A 15-year old boy was walking with his 100-pound Akita when his dog was caught in a Conibear trap intended for beavers. As the boy struggled to get the trap off of the dog's face, the dog fell into a nearby creek and drowned. The trap was set legally by a professional trapper hired by the city to kill beavers.

Source: Fox 13 Now.com

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