Hunting in Germany

Hunting is no longer in keeping with the times

German hunters and their controversial hobby

German hunter with a dead hareGerman hunter with a dead hareGermany’s hunters, some 350,000 in number, interfere massively in the ecological system of the countryside. They transform it to meet their requirements – often to the disadvantage of the natural household. The stocks of desirable species such as Roe and Red Deer and Pheasant are artificially boosted by feeding of wildlife, use of medication or unnatural introductions into the wild.