Congressman Scott DesJarlais who represents Rutherford County told WGNS News that vultures continue to be a problem for farm owners in our community. Black vultures are known to attack the calves as they are being born, which is a costly issues for farmers.
DesJarlais stated that the birds are protected under a Federal Act, but a permit can be obtained to kill the birds in question...
To obtain a permit to kill vutures that attack your livestock, call the TWRA at 1-800-624-7406.
Hear the Entire Interview by Bart Walker Below:
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