Show-Me Squirrel Slaughter

Sent by an animal rights activist friend of the blog: "Hunters in Missouri commit an atrocity and suffer a wrist slap"

Deets and no word about squirrel chili availability . . .

"Over two days, the squirrel hunters, who were not from the area, harvested 471 squirrels, violating Missouri regulations, which allow no more than 20 squirrels over two days. All game must also be separate and identifiable to each hunter."

Read more via news link . . .

Missouri hunters kill nearly 500 squirrels, busted for 'gross overlimit,' officials say

ELLINGTON, Mo. ( KTVI) - A group of hunters accused of killing nearly 500 squirrels in Missouri is headed to court to face a judge. The 16 hunters are facing allegations of harvesting 151 squirrels over the limit in the Current River Conservation Area after a tipster told Missouri Department of Conservation agents about the group.