The term trophy hunting is used because these twisted hunters kill these animals in order to mount their heads, horns, or antlers on their wall. It is called a canned hunt because the animals are trapped in an
Hunters often pose for photos with the animal they have just killed, proud of the barbaric cruelty they have just inflicted.
Image: Just one of many sick trophy hunters, Callie Evans from Knoxville, Tennessee, proudly poses with a dead elephant, just like lots of other big game animals she has ruthleslsly murdered. If you would like to let Callie know what you think, contact her Facebook here. Source
Rich U.S Dentist Dr Walter Palmer from Minnesota, hated because of trophy hunting Cecil the popular Zimbabwe lion who was lured from a national park, and other animals too.
Two Zimbabwean men were arrested for taking him on the guided hunt. Cecil was wounded with an arrow and shot dead 40 hours later. The dentist paid $50, 000 to go on the trip.
Trophy hunting is getting more popular. Charities such as the WWF support trophy hunting because of the money it brings in for conservation.