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Costa Rica Becomes First Latin American Country to Ban Hunting for Sport


Animals  (tags: HUNTING, BANNED, COSTA RICA, Latin America, hunting for sport )

Lone
- 1560 days ago - inhabitat.com
Congress voted unanimously on Monday to approve the ban, which will protect the countryâEUR(TM)s wildlife âEUR" including several species of native big cats. Any hunters caught breaking the new law will face jail time or hefty fines.



   

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Teresa W (782)
Sunday April 12, 2015, 6:43 am
great news
 

Freya H (344)
Sunday April 12, 2015, 6:59 am
Good for Costa Rica! May many blessings descend on that nation.
 

Angie P (139)
Sunday April 12, 2015, 6:59 am
great news
 

Animae C (508)
Sunday April 12, 2015, 7:16 am
Excellent!!!

T.Y. Lone
 

Paulinha Russell (80)
Sunday April 12, 2015, 7:16 am
Bravo Costa Rica!
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday April 12, 2015, 7:37 am
WOW it's a beautiful day here today but this news makes it heavenly! Way to go Costa Rica+muchas gracias!
 

Ben O (129)
Sunday April 12, 2015, 10:01 am
Way to go! BTW; -I've been 4 times to Costa Rica...
 

jan b (5)
Monday April 13, 2015, 6:14 am
Costa Rica the beautiful.
 

Jana Repova (65)
Monday April 13, 2015, 6:52 am
Bravo!!!!!!
 

Gabriele Jefferson (147)
Monday April 13, 2015, 7:40 am
noted, great! shared on fb, twitter, g+, thx
 

Ruth C (87)
Monday April 13, 2015, 7:57 am
Super!
 

Cheryl H (91)
Monday April 13, 2015, 8:28 am
Wonderful news.. Thanks Lone!
 

Roberto MARINI (88)
Monday April 13, 2015, 8:42 am
thank you for this important post
 

Gisela Gama (50)
Monday April 13, 2015, 4:28 pm
Kudos to COSTA RICA !!! I applaud ! Thank you, Lone !
 

Kamia T (89)
Tuesday April 14, 2015, 3:20 pm
Yay! Hunting so your tiny ego can get a temporary boost by putting some head on your wall or a selfie in your photo album is simply repugnant!
 

Danuta W (1251)
Wednesday April 15, 2015, 6:22 am
Noted
 
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