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A Bear Success At Last!

Dear SC Friends of the Bears and those throughout the country,

I am so thrilled to report to you that the recent language modification regarding bear bill #4921 is a direct result of our cries and pleas to various agencies. The Humane Society of the US contracted with a SC lawyer- with whom I spoke yesterday- who then was instrumental in changing the language regarding bear baying. It now reads that no dog can touch a bear during bear baying events. That is the OBJECT of the event. Animal control can enforce this law.

Bear baying should soon be a thing of the past.

Thank you for all of your letters and phone calls. Thank you.

And please let HSUS know you are grateful to them.

Nancy Oppenheimer-Smolen

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