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New Speaker Announced for The Greatest Hunters’ Convention on the Planet™!

(Dec, 8, 2017 - DALLAS) --  Staff Sgt. John Wayne Walding will share his incredible story of perseverance as the 2018 Life Member Breakfast Speaker. A Green Beret, Silver Star Medal Recipient and owner of 5 Toes Custom Guns, this Texas native has continued to serve his country despite facing major injury. Join Staff Sgt. John [...]

By |December 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Reality Of The Elephant In Zimbabwe

By Andrew Dawson, Zimbabwe Professional Hunter The elephant of Zimbabwe are at a crossroads as a species. His long-term survival is being decided by a seemingly endless, but generally miss-guided cast of politicians, government officials, animal rights groups. The majority are well meaning, but hopelessly miss-informed and often purposely miss-led masses that drive policy via [...]

By |November 30th, 2017|Big Game, Conservation in Action, Elephant, Hunting, We Hunt For Life|0 Comments

DSC We Hunt for Life: Hunt of a Lifetime Giveaway

Enter now for a chance to win DSC's Hunt of a Lifetime Giveaway in Africa! DSC and the DSC Foundation are giving away an African safari in South Africa with HartzView Hunting Safaris to one lucky person. To participate, simply share what “I Hunt for Life” means to you. Click here to find out more details [...]

By |November 30th, 2017|Big Game, News, Press Release, Uncategorized, We Hunt For Life|0 Comments

Don’t Miss 2018 DSC Convention Award Presentations and Entertainment

(Nov. 29, 2017 - DALLAS) Outdoorsmen and women planning to attend the 2018 DSC Convention, Legacy, Jan.4-7 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center and Omni Hotel Dallas in Downtown Dallas, are in for a treat with this year's impressive entertainment and inspiring awards ceremonies. Singer/songwriter Kylie Rae Harris, a Wylie, Texas native, will entertain [...]

By |November 29th, 2017|Awards, LEGACY, Press Release|0 Comments

WSJ Op-Ed: Hunting Can Be Good for Lions and Elephants

By Terry L. Anderson and Hannah Downey This article was featured in The Wall Street Journal this morning, November 29, 2017. The debate about hunting lions and elephants has just come roaring back. Earlier this month the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service lifted a ban on importing lion and elephant trophies from Zimbabwe and Zambia. [...]

Update From DSC’s Executive Director

Dear Members of DSC, As I last reported, DSC President, Craig Nyhus, and I have been in Africa for the last two weeks attending meetings with professional hunting associations and partners. As such, I wanted to provide a quick update. We began our travels in South Africa, attending the Professional Hunters’ Association of South Africa [...]

TALKING POINTS IN SUPPORT OF ELEPHANT TROPHY IMPORTS FROM ZIMBABWE AND ZAMBIA

John Jackson of Conservation Force has developed a list of talking points related to the elephant import situation. This is a must read for anyone who wants to understand the facts on this issue.   ELEPHANT TROPHY IMPORTS HAVE NEVER BEEN “BANNED,” AND THE POSITIVE ENHANCEMENT FINDINGS ARE BASED ON THE BEST AVAILABLE INFORMATION RECEIVED [...]

By |November 28th, 2017|Conservation in Action, Elephant, Hunting|0 Comments

DSC: Positive Elephant Finding Best Decision For Conservation, Anti-Poaching

(Nov. 17, 2017--DALLAS) DSC applauds the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announcement regarding a positive enhancement finding for elephants in the countries of Zambia and Zimbabwe. The positive enhancement standard is strict, and requires that the Service find “that the [animal] is taken as part of a well-managed conservation program that contributes to the long-term [...]

Premiere Online Auction

Eleven fantastic items are now available online for pre-convention bidding.  Register now for the opportunity to bid on jewelry, fur, firearm and one of eight exciting hunts, including a rusa deer hunt on tropical Mauritius Island or a special big game hunt in the breathtaking mountains of New Zealand.  Perhaps you’re searching for that perfect [...]

By |November 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Spanish Giraffes, Silly Mammoths, and Killer Cat Folklore

A Giraffe in Madrid? A new fossil discovery near Madrid revealed that an ancient ancestor of the giraffe may have inhabited Europe even earlier than scientists previously thought. The fossils of three other similar individuals were found, but they were not nearly as intact as the Madrid fossil. Decennatherium rex, as the new species has [...]

By |November 17th, 2017|Friday Funday, From the DSC Newsroom|0 Comments