Petition: Prince Harry Sells his Hunting Rifles and Quits Hunting

Petition: Prince Harry Sells his Hunting Rifles and Quits Hunting

The Sun is reporting that Prince Harry has sold his hunting rifles to please his wife, Meghan Markle.

He sold his handmade rifles in a private deal before the couple left the United Kingdom and left for Canada and eventually the United States. The firearms are worth about £50,000.

According to a friend of the anonymous buyer, “He bought them because he wanted them, not because they belonged to Harry, but he was quite chuffed when he found out.

They are beautiful examples and he’s very pleased with them but he’s not the sort of person who wants to boast about the royal connection.”

Prince Harry has a history of hunting but various reports have said he’s pulled back since his marriage. Dr. Jane Goodall said of Harry and his brother William in a radio interview, “They hunt and shoot.

But I think Harry will stop because Meghan doesn’t like hunting.” Prince Harry went on a wild boar hunt in 2017 while engaged to Markle.

Prince Harry is known for his environmental activism but has reportedly participated in family hunts on royal properties in the past.

Click to sign this petition to end trophy hunting!

petition button resized

Lead Image Source : Filed IMAGE/

This article was first published by OneGreenPlanet on 7 May 2020.

What you can do

Support ‘Fighting for Wildlife’ by donating as little as $1 – It only takes a minute. Thank you.




Fighting for Wildlife supports approved wildlife conservation organizations, which spend at least 80 percent of the money they raise on actual fieldwork, rather than administration and fundraising. When making a donation you can designate for which type of initiative it should be used – wildlife, oceans, forests or climate.


Vanished - Megascops Choliba by Jose Garcia Allievi

Discover hidden wildlife with our FREE newsletters

We don’t spam! Read our privacy policy for more info.


Founder and Executive Editor

Share this post with your friends

Facebook Comments

Leave a Reply