Breaking: Brutal trophy hunt returns in shocking ‘emergency’ reversal of policy

Breaking: Brutal trophy hunt returns in shocking ‘emergency’ reversal of policy

In a stunningly shortsighted and ill-advised decision, New Jersey officials voted Tuesday to bring back the state’s trophy hunt of black bears. The disappointing move was approved Tuesday by a unanimous vote of the state’s Fish and Game Council and supported by a finding of “imminent peril” to public safety by New Jersey Gov. Phil […]

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Trophy hunting ‘like serial killer taking home victim’s underwear’, says animal charity

Trophy hunting ‘like serial killer taking home victim’s underwear’, says animal charity

Animal charity PETA have likened the act of trophy hunting to a serial killer prizing a woman’s underwear as a keepsake after murdering her. The non-profit animal rights organisation, which stands for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, made the statement on their UK Facebook page, which boasts 658,000 followers. In a post, that […]

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More than 1,000 coyotes have been slaughtered in Oregon’s ‘killing contests’ over the past 4 years

More than 1,000 coyotes have been slaughtered in Oregon’s ‘killing contests’ over the past 4 years

Earlier this week, we led a coalition of organizations in submitting a petition to the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission proposing a ban on killing contests in the state. Wildlife killing contests are grisly events where participants compete to kill as many animals as possible for the chance to win cash and prizes. For instance, […]

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