A federal agency is sifting through more than 15,000 public comments regarding a Texas hunter’s request to import the trophy of an endangered black rhinoceros.
The previously anonymous bidder who won the auction for a black rhino hunt in Africa is a North Texas man. It was leaked that Corey Knowlton made the winning bid. The long-time big game hunting expert is now surrounded by full-time security.
A group of people protested Saturday against an auction for a permit to hunt an endangered rhino species.
The auction of a black rhino hunt in Africa has led to death threats here in North Texas. The FBI confirms it is investigating threats against members of the Dallas Safari Club, which opened a weekend hunting convention Thursday.
The FBI is investigating death threats made against members of the Dallas hunting club that intends to auction off a rare permit to kill an endangered black rhino.
The Dallas Safari Club is holding an auction with what seems to be a strange premise. Participants can bid on the chance to hunt an endangered African black rhino. Proceeds from the auction then go toward protecting the very same endangered rhinos.