Re: [CH] Opossums

Linda Reynolds (
Tue, 28 Apr 1998 08:42:11 -0400 (EDT)

>Traps sound like a good idea, but...
>My state (Massachusetts) outlawed "cruel traps" last year. So now, leghold
>traps cannot be used in this state. Beavers are running wild, flooding
>properties in upscale neighborhoods, and nobody can do anything about it
>legally. Opposums are not even on the radar screen here.
>But the state is protecting us against ourselves!
>From the state of the Kennedy's and Barney Frank,
         ........Ah, but there is a BIG difference between "can't" and "not
supposed to"!!!

Linda (admitting that she can be a bit of an outlaw but I learnt it from my