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WITHOUT APOLOGY

IN A MODERN WORLD WHERE HUNTING IS VILIFIED AND MISUNDERSTOOD, USING WISDOM AND RATIONALE WHEN DEFENDING OUR HUNTING HERITAGE IS OF UTMOST IMPORTANCE. WITH HUNTING BEING A NECESSARY CONSERVATION TOOL, HUNTERS MUST REGULATE THEIR EMOTIONS AND EDUCATE THEMSELVES IN ORDER TO ADEQUATELY INFORM THE MISINFORMED.

Until July 2015, few had ever heard of Cecil the lion, but after photos of the deceased lion were picked up by mainstream media and animal-welfare extremists, an uproar commenced.

Fanning the flames of disinformation were organizations such as the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) who went so far as to claim this incident was, “…a vivid example of the subculture of international, competitive trophy hunting, where wealthy elites pay off guides or local wildlife officials and bend and break rules in their quest to kill the biggest, oft en rarest animals in order to get into the record books.”

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) released an official statement and made the outlandish suggestion, “If, as has been reported, this dentist and his guides lured Cecil out of the park with food so as to shoot him on private property, because shooting him in the park would have been illegal, he needs to be extradited, charged, and, preferably, hanged.”

Without substantiating their exaggerated claims these animal- welfare groups lumped slaughterhouse owners, illegal dogfighting and hunters into a single entity of which they claimed, “… are part of larger enterprises that trade on the systematic abuse of animals.”

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