Nature can be harsh but man can be cruel

The Cougar Fund rarely uses ‘shock’ images to inspire people to action but this is one of those rare occasions when we feel that the ugly truth is needed. The significance of the backlash by those who seek to kill for pleasure and competition is enhanced by the fact that New Mexico will also be considering removing cougars as game animals. This means that cougars will be subject to the same tragic, cruel and competitive slaughter that took the life of  the coyote seen in this short film clip. NO mammal should be so egregiously taken. To call this ‘sport’ is a shameful reflection on the participants and on the states that allow it. Enough is enough! If man is to consider himself superior to non-human animals, he must start to act like it……