this reads like a KKK brochure about MLK. they completely ignore the fact that hunting, especially in africa, does more to maintain species than anything else. sure it is in our own self interest to maintain the animals and habitat for them for huntign purposes. it works very well. ,)
The HSUS is a complete joke and I'd expect nothing less than this pack of lies in their latest hunter smear campaign.
They use the term SCI, terms like "canned hunt" and something we all enjoy doing (hunting) as an extremist activity that is cruel and inhumane. All while sitting at home wearing leather, eating beef and chicken that are raised/killed in ways that are not even close to the life that the animals we hunt live or die.
Animals (with the exception of domestic cats/dogs) are on the BOTTOM of the food chain-they're fair game for whatever is at the top of that chain, which would be all of us. That's the way it's always been and always will be-I doubt the HSUS or PETA will ever come to grips with that concept though.
We all spend our time at the range, making sure our rifle is shooting just right. We get it dialed in, and then we head to the woods, ready to shoot our animal. Well, what happens if the animal comes out where you do not expect it? Will you be able to make the shot?
This scenario has happened to me. My first deer I ever shot, I had to shoot left handed. I had never practiced that way, and paid for it by having my nose broken with the scope. If I had just...