Canned Hunting & Trophy Hunting

Canned Hunting

Canned hunting and trophy hunting is where companies trap wild animals in enclosed areas, and accept large payments from individuals to kill them.

Under the rules of many companies, the sick, bloodthirsty people who kill the animals do not have to pay unless they get a kill. That is why it is in the interest of the greedy and heartless companies who run the hunts to make sure the animal has no chance.

Canned hunting is big business. There are an estimated 1,000 game preserves in the U.S. alone.

Image: Sick trophy hunters look pleased as they pose with the beautiful innocent Lion, Leopard, Elephant and Zebra they have taken the lives of for fun.


The Animals Have No Chance

The animals are kept in enclosed fenced areas of between a few yards and thousands of acres, depending on how much of a challenge the hunter wishes to pay for.

The companies assist in making the kill easier by telling the hunters where the animals spend time and what their habits are. They also allow dogs to help with the hunt and feed stations are used to lure the animals.

The animals are often hunted until they are exhausted and  frightened, especially when they find they cannot escape.

Image: “Public Figure” Kendall Jones, who is related to disgusting pro-hunting Country singer Ted Nugent,  promotes trophy hunting and proudly poses with the innocent animals she has murdered on her Facebook page. Source


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Where Do The Animals For These Hunts Come From?

The animals are often accustomed to humans. They can be bred specifically in breeding farms or can be unwanted and surplus animals from zoos and circuses.

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Trophy Hunts & The Law

Because the hunts take place on private land, laws to protect wild animals are difficult or impossible to enforce. Only a handful of American states currently prohibit canned hunting.

Ted Turner is the largest private landowner in the U.S. and allows hunters to pay thousands of dollars to kill animals on his land.

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Why Are They Called Canned & Trophy Hunts?

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
enclosed area.

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 hereSource


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.

Image: Walter Palmer with his “Prize”. Source


Trophy hunting is getting more popular. Charities such as the WWF support trophy hunting because of the money it brings in for conservation.

How To Help Stop Trophy Hunting

Many Ways to Help Stop Animal Cruelty

On this site there are many varied ways you can help stop animal cruelty, and there are ways  that will suit everyone, no matter what your personality.

If you would like to learn more about why we so urgently need to help stop animal suffering, please have a look at the Types Of Animal Cruelty section of this site. It will allow you to broaden your knowledge of many different types of animal abuse that happens in the world.

Sadly, what you will find is only the tip of the iceberg, but do not worry, because in the Help Stop Animal Cruelty section of this site, you can find a large and varied choice of ways that you can help stop the suffering. Have a look and see what ways would most suit you.

Help animals further by sharing the ways to stop animal cruelty you learn with other people and on social media. Doing this could mean more people help stop the cruelty, and therefore you are responsible for more animals being saved from suffering.

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