Archive for the 'Hunting with a taser' Category

TASER Inc.: Webcast: Alaska X3W Wildlife Management Webcast (2011-10-14)

Posted on October 14 2011 by admin

 [[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: A webcast by TASER Inc. to announce a .multi-year research partnership with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADFG)” offering wildlife professionals “a tool to protect both human and animal life during wildlife management activities”. Fore TASER, “the key to decreasing human-wildlife conflict is a broad, conservation-based strategy focusing on education […]

USA – Stephen Colbert Mocks Pirates, Nationals On Colbert Report [the Taser “Shockwave”] (2011-04-27)

Posted on April 27 2011 by admin

[[Summary / comments: Not to everyone’s taser-taste, the Colbert Report throws a curve-ball at two recent taser episodes: against wildlife in Alaska and against a drunken fan at a Pittsburgh Pirates football game. Stephen Colbert describes briefly the “Shockwave” taser. We think this satirical look is “provocative” and therefore merits a visit. Video available at […]

USA – Alaska – Police discourage use of Tasers to haze problem bears (2010-08-30)

Posted on January 30 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: Following media reports, “the Anchorage Police Department on Monday urged the public to avoid zapping bears with Tasers unless life or property is in peril“. Clearly, the taser could become the “weapon of choice” in a heavily-armed and frequently-visited-by-potentially-dangerous-bears State … This is Palin tea-party home-base… ]] Alaska Daily News, By James […]

TASER Inc. – New Taser weapon designed for use on animals (2011-01-18)

Posted on January 18 2011 by admin

[[GlobalShock: TASER Inc.’s CEO says it all: “‘Just as our Taser technology is a safer and more effective option to stop dangerous individuals, the Taser Wildlife ECD is an extension of Taser’s technology to save animal lives,’ said Rick Smith, the company’s co-founder and chief executive officer.” The article ends with “Shares of the company […]

USA – Alaska – Police discourage use of Tasers to haze problem bears (2010-08-03)

Posted on August 3 2010 by admin

[[GlobalShock: “Anchorage Police Department on Monday urged the public to avoid zapping bears with Tasers unless life or property is in peril.” An Alaska Wildlife official says: “The concern is that a bear — especially one in a suburban setting — might not be incapacitated and could turn around to attack the shooter, said Jessy […]