An iconic 50-year-old elephant bull was killed in Namibia by a hunter authorised by the government to do so.
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"I just think the tide has turned. There are too many people out there on those public lands, and it's like we're walking through a mine field," said a New Mexico man whose dog died in a trap.
As accidents marred the start of the hunting season in France, Euronews looks at the incidents and what is being done to prevent them.
Scotland will review cull laws after a picture of an American TV presenter with her hunt caused outrage on social media.
Britain's Foreign Office confirmed the accident and said it is providing assistance to the family of the victim.
Holding their shotguns with a firm grip, several young Algerian women took part in a target shooting competition held ahead of hunting season.
EU court rules Malta's 'barbaric' finch trapping is illegal
Young bear born in wild and likely to avoid humans say experts, but vigilance the order of the day until animal is caught.
The Dhuka reindeer herders of northen Mongolia say the new regulations threaten their way of life
160 horse riders, all dressed in a traditional Danish costume of red and white, congregated on Sunday to compete in the traditional yearly Hubertus Hunt in the Dyrehaven park, north of…