Peter Rabbit Must Die

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http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/05/garden/05animals.html


THE homeowner, a city-boy artist and illustrator who had moved to rural Pennsylvania, never wanted to kill the woodchucks. Sure, they were ruining the garden and digging up the foundations of outbuildings, but it was a moral issue: the artist, who is still so uncomfortable about what transpired — and so concerned about how his New York clients would feel about it that he is not willing to be identified — did not want to take a life.


A long read but full of bits on city folks moving to the country and having to lethally deal with pests
 

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