First For Hunters Blog

PETA Attacks Fashion Icon Anna Wintour

Jul 20, 2018
As part of an ongoing feud, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals demonstrators threw a tofu tort at Vogue magazine Editor-In-Chief Anna Wintour as she attended Paris fashion week.
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SCI Supports USFWS Proposed Improvements To ESA

Jul 19, 2018
Safari Club International supports major proposed revisions by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to its Endangered Species Act regulations that were announced today.
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SCI Urges NC Members To Participate In Sunday Hunting Survey

Jul 19, 2018
Hunting on Sundays had been prohibited by state law since 1868. Legislation was passed in 2015 removing the absolute prohibition of Sunday hunting with firearms. In 2017, the North Carolina General Assembly authorized public land managers authority to implement new options for Sunday hunting on public lands.
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Wildlife Management By Politics Proves Disastrous

Jul 18, 2018
In 2017, the hunting of grizzly bears was banned when the Provincial Government ignored sustainable wildlife conservation management and caved in to pressure from the anti-hunting crowd.
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Indian Court Rules Animals Have Same Rights As Humans

Jul 17, 2018
Ruling that all animals should enjoy the same rights as human beings, the court said: “They have distinct personas with corresponding rights, duties and liabilities of a living person,” The Telegraph reported.
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Lions Eat Poachers In South Africa

Jul 17, 2018
Three individuals thought to be rhino poachers were eaten by a pride of lions in a South African wildlife reserve recently.
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MO Supreme Court Issues Ruling About Chronic Wasting Disease

Jul 16, 2018
The Missouri supreme court has ruled in favor the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) regulations designed to crack down on the spread of chronic wasting disease (CWD).
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SCI Chapters Stand With Caucus To Modernize ESA

Jul 13, 2018
More than a dozen U.S. House members from Western states gathered in front of the House Chamber to unveil a package of nine legislative proposals to modernize the Endangered Species Act of 1973. The effort is orchestrated by the Congressional Western Caucus, chaired by Rep. Paul Gosar (R-AZ), the SCI 2017 Federal Legislator of the Year.
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SCI, NRA Continue To Battle Antis In Elephant Import Lawsuit

Jul 13, 2018
Safari Club International and the National Rifle Association of America continue to defend the importation of elephants from Zimbabwe (and other species throughout Africa).
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SCI Members Urged To Comment On MI Bear Management Plan

Jul 12, 2018
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is asking for public comment on future bear management plans.
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