Recently, an American dentist paid $50,000 to shoot and kill a lion in Africa. This lion was well-known and beloved by tourists and locals in Zimbabwe. Although the world was outraged, what this man did was perfectly legal. Although groups like LionAid and White Lion Trust, amongst others have been educating the world about the dwindling global lion population, they are still not a protected species.
In this segment of The Organic View Radio Show, host, June Stoyer talks to Stephen Travis, President of Protecting African Lions.org will talk about efforts to globally ban canned hunting. Stay tuned.