Tuesday, May 09, 2006
i'm sure you can guess how i feel about 'canned' hunting
well hunting in general, but i WON'T preach about the hunting in general JUST the canned
here is a previous posting i did . a bunch of sick f**ks is what i think
"Canned Hunting" Ban Proposed in South Africa
Leon Marshall in Johannesburgfor National Geographic News
May 8, 2006
The South African government last week moved to ban the practice of "canned hunting"—in which trophy hunters pay steep fees to shoot tame or drugged predators released in small enclosures.
The ban is included in tough legislation announced by South Africa's minister of environmental affairs and tourism, Marthinus van Schalkwyk, during a news briefing at the De Wildt Cheetah Research Center in the Northwest Province (see a map of South Africa).
The newly proposed laws aim to rid the country's lucrative wildlife industry of unethical hunting and breeding practices. They also call for stiff fines and jail sentences of up to five years.
The draft regulations ban "intensive breeding of listed large predators—like cheetahs, lions, leopards, and wild dogs—for any purpose of hunting or sale for hunting," van Schalkwyk said at the briefing. ...........
(photo lions: bloodybusiness.com)
Posted by a rose is a rose at 5:29 AM