Is Hunting A Non Profit Pro Hunting Organization That Promotes The Practice Of Safe And Ethical Hunting?

2017 Words Nov 5th, 2016 9 Pages
Position Statement

We here at AUTESH (Auburn Tigers for Ethical and Safe Hunting) are a non-profit pro-hunting organization that promotes the practice of safe and ethical hunting through education and example. Hunting, as a source of sustenance by humans, has been commonplace before even the first cave paintings arose. However, in an increasingly developed world, hunting is surrounded by controversy. Although hunting has greatly evolved from the days of primal humans, so have humans and technology. What was once the primary mode of supplying food has become more of a choice in today 's world. Hunting is still the way a lot of people produce food for themselves and families, but it also a form of recreation, a form of population control, and even a sport for others. There are many anti-hunting groups and others that share the strong opinion that hunting is both cruel, unethical, and detrimental to wild game species populations. These groups are constantly pushing for the bans of this “blood sport”. However, this is simply not a factual argument and little scientific data, if any, supports these claims. In the remainder of this paper the facts that support ethical hunting will be examined, as well as those opinions that attempt to degrade the reputation of hunters and their passion. We will begin by discussing many of the controversies and negativities that are associated with hunting, and lastly support our position with technical support through factual research.…

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