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Local Hunters or Not, Every Bullet Is the Same to a Bear

Complaining about not getting enough wildlife to kill, as compared to non-resident hunters, has been prominent in the BCWF's calculated messaging. In contrast, provincial mortality statistics show that from 1978 through 2011, resident hunters killed 5,900 grizzlies while non-resident hunters killed 4,100. To those 10,000 bears it was no consolation whether the bullets ripping through their bodies, causing immeasurable pain and suffering, were fired from the guns of resident or non-resident hunters.
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Bear Hunter Shot Dead

An American hunter was shot dead while on a guided bear hunt in northwestern B.C. earlier this week, RCMP say. Cpl. Dave Tyreman says the 59-year-old Washington state man was shot on Tuesday afternoo...