First For Hunters Blog

PA SCI Members: Plan To Attend Deer Hunt Meetings

Apr 18, 2018
Safari Club International encourages all Pennsylvania sportsmen and women to attend the upcoming public meetings where the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will present the white-tailed deer hunt plan on the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge.
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Texas Deathmatch In Feral Hog Apocalypse

Apr 17, 2018
In an ongoing battle against a growing wild hog population, Texas State Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller has taken the gloves off.
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PETA Bullies At It Again – Take Aim At The President’s Son

Apr 16, 2018
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has targeted Donald Trump Jr., this time trying to tie hunting and the border wall together as only wackos could imagine.
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Register Now For Lobby Day: Deadline Is May 3

Apr 13, 2018
SCI invites members from throughout the U.S. to participate in the annual Lobby Day on Thursday, May 17, 2018.
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Georgia Legislature Adjourns After Passing Two Pro-Hunting Bills

Apr 13, 2018
On March 29, the Georgia legislature adjourned after the final passage of two important pieces legislation — House Bill 332, the Georgia Outdoor Stewardship Act (GOSA) and Senate Bill 332, the Hunter Mentor Program. SCI actively supported both bills.
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CA Hunters: Help Defeat Anti-Hunting Legislation

Apr 12, 2018
If enacted, the bill will prohibit the importation into and possession in California of several specified species, including their parts, of game animals lawfully harvested by hunters in African countries.
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SCI President Praises Speaker Ryan For Supporting America’s Hunters

Apr 12, 2018
Safari Club International President Paul Babaz praised Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Paul Ryan, R-WI, for his support of hunters and hunting.​
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Individual Hunter Info Safe In One Court Case, Possibly At Risk In Another

Apr 12, 2018
A potentially troubling ruling by a U.S. district court in Arizona will force the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) to release certain data about the import/export of wildlife but does not affect individual hunters.
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Toronto Animal Rights Activists Get Big Surprise

Apr 11, 2018
A Toronto restaurant has been the target of repeated protests by animal rightists bearing signs with messages saying “MURDER” and “killing and eating animals is horrifying.”
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Nebraska Opens Lottery Apps For Bighorn Sheep

Apr 10, 2018
Nebraska’s Game and Parks Commission will begin accepting applications for the 2018 bighorn sheep lottery April 16.
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