Elephants are deceiving they can be very aggressive and very quick, when wounded they may well stand and fight. The income generated from elephant hunting pays for anti poaching, fencing around crops, wages and park management. The meat will be processed very quickly, some going to local people and some canned for latter distribution. Elephant conservation has been so successful there numbers have increased dramatically.
Received this last week’7 days elephant hunts in Zimbabwe for £5495, 15 animals remain unsold’
It’s not for me but I do not condemn anyone for going, except that in Rhodesia we all know that the money will end up in Mugabe’s pocket whilst his people stave.