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September 29, 2014 at 7:36 AM

Wolf attacks kill sheep, dogs in Northeast Oregon

The Associated Press

PENDLETON, Ore. — Two recent wolf attacks have killed eight sheep and two livestock-protection dogs in Umatilla County.

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife says the attacks took place Sept. 15 and 16 on public grazing land near Ruckle Junction north of La Grande.

The Statesman Journal reports a GPS radio collar documented that Mt. Emily pack wolf OR28 was at the scene of the attacks.

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