Let's put the lid on wild tales of canned hunting

31 May 2015 - 02:00 By Edna Molewa

Social media and local and international publications have been abuzz recently with claims that canned hunting of lions is taking place in South Africa in full view of authorities. The circulation of images of lions in cages or behind fences whips up emotions, effectively scuppering any reasoned discussion on the substantive issues around lion conservation.

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