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Nontarget Trapping Incident Report

Reported: May 06, 2013
Location: Port St. Lucie, Florida

Species: Other (Raccoon)
Trap Type: Leghold
Incident Date: Apr 29, 2013

Victim's Disposition: injured
Victim's Name: Rooney

Legal Action: unknown
Result: n/a

Summary: A raccoon was injured by an illegal steel-jaw trap after getting his paw caught. The raccoon had his front paw amputated as a result. Once he recovers, the vet plans to return him to the wild.

Source: WPTV.com

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