Big-game hunting
Big-game hunting is the hunting of large game. The term is historically associated with the hunting of Africa's Big Five game (lion, the African elephant, the Cape Buffalo, the leopard and the white r...
American Bison
The American Bison (Bison Bison) or American Buffalo is the largest land animal found in North America.
Idaho Hunter Defends Her 'Kill' Photos
Hunter Sabrina Corgatelli, of Idaho, is defending "kill" photos she recently posted on Facebook during a legal hunt in South Africa. Corgatelli has received a firestorm of negative attention on her so...
Professional big game hunter Ian Gibson crushed to death by elephant during hunt
Ian Gibson, a well-known big game hunter, was killed when a young bull charged at him and crushed him to death as he was leading a hunt, The Telegraph reports. Paul Smith, managing director of Chifuti...
Big five game
In Africa, the big five game animals are the African lion, African elephant, Cape buffalo, African leopard, and White/Black rhinoceros. The term big five game (sometimes capitalized or quoted as "Big ...
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Lion hunting
Lion hunting is the act of hunting lions. Lions have been hunted since antiquity.
Ancient Egyptian lion hunts were usually reserved for pharaohs. These hunts nearly resulted in the extermination o...
Tiger hunting
Tiger hunting is the capture and killing of tigers. Humans are the tiger's most significant predator, and illegal poaching is a major threat to the tiger. The Bengal Tiger is the most common subspecie...
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Elephant hunting in Kenya
Elephant hunting or elephant poaching and exploitation of the ivory trade are illegal in Kenya and pose a major threat to elephant populations. In the 1970s, 1900 elephants were killed in Kenya for th...
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Bison hunting
Bison hunting (hunting of the American bison, also commonly known as the American buffalo) was an activity fundamental to the economy and society of the Plains Indians peoples who inhabited the vast g...
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Bear hunting
Bear hunting is the act of hunting bears. Bears have been hunted since prehistoric times for their meat and fur. In modern times they have been favoured by big game hunters due to their size and feroc...
Boar hunting
Boar hunting is generally the practice of hunting wild boars, but can also extend to feral pigs and peccaries. A full-sized boar is a large, powerful animal, often having sharp tusks which it uses to ...
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Whaling
Whaling is the hunting of whales primarily for meat, oil, and blubber. Its earliest forms date to at least circa 3000 BC. Various coastal communities have long histories of subsistence whaling and har...
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Trophy hunting
Trophy hunting is the selective hunting of wild game animals. Although parts of the slain animal may be kept as a hunting trophy or memorial (usually the skin, antlers and/or head), the carcass itself...
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Elephant gun
An elephant gun is a large caliber gun, rifled or otherwise, so named because they were originally developed for use by big-game hunters for elephants and other large dangerous game. They used black p...
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American Bison
The American Bison (Bison Bison) or American Buffalo is the largest land animal found in North America.
On the Trail of the Buffalo
"The Buffalo Skinners" ("The Hills of Mexico") is a traditional American folk song. It tells the story of an 1873 buffalo hunt on the southern plains. According to Fannie Eckstorm, 1873 is correct, ...
Buffalo rifle
Buffalo rifle generally refers to large-calibre, generally single-shot black powder cartridge firearms which were used to hunt the American Bison (or "buffalo") to near-extinction in the late-19th Cen...
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Buffalo Hunters' War
The Buffalo Hunters' War, or the Staked Plains War, occurred in 1877. Approximately 170 Comanche warriors and their families led by Black Horse left the Indian Territory in December, 1876, for the Lla...
Buffalo Hunters' War - Wikipedia
Buffalo Soldier tragedy of 1877
Buffalo Soldier tragedy of 1877 also known as the "Staked Plains Horror" occurred when a combined force of Buffalo Soldier troops of the 10th Cavalry and local buffalo hunters wandered for days in the...
Buffalo Soldier tragedy of 1877 - Wikipedia
Buffalo jump
A buffalo jump is a cliff formation which Native Americans historically used in order to hunt and kill plains bison in mass quantities.
Hunters herded the bison and drove them over the cliff, brea...
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First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park
First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park is a Montana state park in Cascade County, Montana in the United States. The park is 1,481 acres (599 ha) and sits at an elevation of 3,773 feet (1,150 ...
First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park - Wikipedia
Big Game Hunter
Big-game hunting is the hunting of large game. The term is historically associated with the hunting of Africa's Big Five game (lion, the African elephant, the Cape Buffalo, the leopard and the white r...
Bear spear
A bear spear was a medieval type of spear used in hunting for bears and other large animals. The sharpened head of a bear spear was enlarged and usually took the form of a bay leaf. Right under the he...
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Battle of Grand Coteau (North Dakota)
The Battle of Grand Coteau (North Dakota) or the Battle of Grand Coteau du Missouri was a battle fought between Métis buffalo hunters of Red River and the Sioux in North Dakota between July 13 and 14,...
Battle of Grand Coteau (North Dakota) - Wikipedia
Folsom Site
Folsom Site or Wild Horse Arroyo (29CX1), about 8 miles west of Folsom, New Mexico, is the archaeological site that is the type site for the Folsom tradition, a Paleo-Indian cultural sequence dating ...
Folsom Site - Wikipedia