Petition: Don’t Allow Trophy Hunter to Bring Home Body of Endangered Sheep

Petition: Don’t Allow Trophy Hunter to Bring Home Body of Endangered Sheep

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Cecil the lion became a household name after Minnesota dentist and trophy hunter, , murdered Cecil in 2015. The news caused international outrage as Cecil was a beloved animal that lured from the protection of the and then killed. Palmer left Cecil suffering for 12 hours from arrow wounds before authorities eventually found him and mercifully put Cecil down.

Source: Channel 4 News/Youtube

After this brutal killing and condemnation from people all around the world, Palmer was careful to remain out of the public eye. However, he still continued to pay large sums of money to hunt innocent animals all around the world. One of his most recent murders was an endangered and protected Mongolian argali, the largest sheep in the world.

After Palmer’s infamous murder of Cecil, Representative Raul M. Grijalva introduced the Conserving Ecosystems by Ceasing the Importation of Large Animal Trophies Act, also known as the CECIL Act.

This piece of legislation is especially important considering Trump’s rollbacks on a multitude of protections for the environment and animals. According to Stephanie Kurose of the Center for Biological Diversity, “The CECIL Act will throw a much-needed lifeline to Africa’s wildlife. It’s a big step toward giving these magnificent animals a fighting chance at recovery.”

While encouraging the government to pass these larger pieces of legislation, it’s also vital to focus on individual incidences, like Palmer’s murder of this poor sheep, and to help prevent other animals from meeting the same fate as Palmer’s victims.

By encouraging the to prohibit Palmer from bringing home the body of this poor sheep, the US will be sending a strong message that Palmer’s violence will not be tolerated.

Source: Mail News/Youtube

Sign this petition:

To demand that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service bar Palmer from bringing his gruesome trophies into the United States! Show him that these animals is unacceptable!

This article was first published by OneGreenPlanet on 8 September 2020. Lead Image Source : Galina Savina/Shutterstock.


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Doneraile
Doneraile

It’s a shame but this man is not about to change his tenets or morals about killing innocent animals. And, Mongolia is not going to turn away the fees he paid to hunt that sheep. Who’s kidding who. Money will always trump morals. Kill, kill, kill and kill some more…this is his and many others’ mantra.

Irene Leggett
Irene Leggett

Just take one look at that smirking, sanctimonious prick…..lets hope he gets his Karma payback tenfold and a hunted animal hunts him instead, preferably eating him for dinner!!!!

Pauline Draper

I loathe and detest trophy hunters. I simply cannot comprehend how any human can derive pleasure from killing a beautiful wild animal, and then put its stuffed head on the wall. Disgusting.

Rikki Salty

killing endangered animals for a piece of wood and metal to put on your wall…how sad……hunters used to kill for meat if they were hungry…this isn’t skill…its murder…

Michèle Lebourg

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Joyce Dixon Dannheim

I’d sign this 200 times if they would let me

Maria Turner

leave them alone. it’s there world to

Diana Fgl

Signé

Rhodna McMullins

A/S

Isabelle Fernandès

L’homme qui a tué Cecil le lion vient d’abattre un autre animal irremplaçable récipiendaire: The US Fish and Wildlife Service 175658 SUPPORTERS – 180 000 OBJECTIF Walter Palmer a assassiné Cecil le lion, blessant le pauvre avec une flèche et lui permettant de souffrir pendant 12 heures avant que les autorités ne le trouvent finalement et le rabaissent avec miséricorde. Ce faisant, il a remporté le titre de «l’homme le plus détesté de la planète». Il a essayé de se retirer des yeux du public pour sauver la face et son entreprise, un cabinet dentaire à Bloomington, Minnesota. Mais ce… Read more »

Janet Kenedy

How is that CREEP allowed to continue walking!!!!???. Grrrrr!!!!

De Biquette

175 511 SIGNATURES ***** 180 000 OBJECTIF

Dominique Benoit-Girard

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Karen Lyons Kalmenson

If you want to hunt build a time machine and go back to the Stone Age heartless sorry suckaz

Michèle Haudebourg

Already signed and shared petition.

Sandra Faucher

A/s

Alison Moanique

dont allow trophy hunters to hunt!

Christine Beaudry

Did he get to bring the sheep home this was from back in July