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Wisconsin Issues 10 Hunting Licenses To Toddlers

Wisconsin’s Department of Natural Resources announced it provided 10 children under the age of 1 with hunting licenses after the state imposed new regulations regarding mentored hunts, according to Fox News. Earlier this month, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker endorsed legislation nullifying the age restriction on mentored hunts which means children of any age could accompany a licensed hunter in the field and carry their own weapon, the report said. Before, a child needed to be at least 12 in order to be given a hunting license in Wisconsin and mentored hunts — where children could carry their own rifle — were restricted to children at least 10-years-old, the report said.Wisconsin’s DNR not only…