Trap-Release Workshops

 We offer Trapped Pet Release Workshops statewide, where you can learn about Montana trapping regulations, and get hands-on experience on how to release your companion animal from traps and snares. You can view our current calendar of workshops here. To request a workshop, please contact us at (406) 282-1482, or e-mail us at

Learn online how to open traps and cut snares in case your companion animal gets caught Courtesy of Trap Free Oregon’s How to Open Traps!

Below 26 minute video from a Footloose workshop showing how to release pets that are caught in traps. Three types of traps are discussed: Conibear, leghold, and snare.

Promoting Trap-Free Public Lands for People, Pets, and Wildlife