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Study: Wolf Attacks Leave Cows with PTSD-Like Symptoms

posted Mar 7, 2014, 6:20 PM by chloe owens

3/5/14, by Daniel Robison,

Study: Wolf attacks leave cows with PTSD-like symptoms

“When wolves kill or injure livestock, ranchers can document the financial loss,” said Reinaldo cooke, an animal scientist in OSU’s College of Agricultural Sciences.  “But wolf attacks also create bad memories in the herd and cause a stress response known to result in decreased pregnancy rates, lighter calves and a greater likelihood of getting sick…”