The number of wolves in Germany is increasing - and thus also the number of ruptured animals. The Minister of agriculture relies on the Shooting of wolves. In the long term, would help, according to experts but only to other measures.
The number of attacks of wolves on livestock in Germany rose sharply. This is evident from the damage to the balance of the documentation center of the Federal government (DBBW) for the year 2017. It summarizes all of the reported cases from the Federal States. First of all, the "Neue Osnabrücker Zeitung had reported" about it.
Accordingly, the number of attacks compared to the previous year increased by nearly 66 percent, to 472. The number of those killed, injured or missing animals increased by 55 percent, to 1667. Most sheep are affected.