Some good news emerging from the debate about trophy hunting. While I researched for my snow leopard painting I became aware that trophy hunters are everywhere in the wild stalking not just lions but prey animals that a lot of big cats are entirely reliant on for their survival. This includes ibex and wild sheep species hunted for their incredible antlers and horns in the regions of Mongolia and Kyrgyzstan. These animals are a crucial food source for the endangered snow leopard.
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