Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 77. Chapters: Hunting, Schutzhund, Dog agility, Purebred, Conformation show, Field trial, History of dog agility, Obedience trial, Deer hunting, Dock jumping, Championship, Sheepdog trial, Lure coursing, Dog agility worldwide, Skijoring, Dog scootering, Junior Showmanship, Breed type, Earthdog trial, Flyball, French Ring Sport, Gun-dog training, Sled dog racing, Temperament test, Belgian Ring, Musical canine freestyle, Hunt test, Rally obedience, Bikejoring, Fifteen and Send Time, Beagling, Heelwork to music, Dog harness, Show dog, Hound trailing, Cani cross, Dachshund racing, Waterloo Cup, List of dog sports, Soci t Centrale Canine, Teastas Mor, Tracking trial, Weight pulling, Uncle Earl's Hog Dog Trials, Service Dogs Of America, Carting, Drag hunting, Mondio Ring, Canicross, Pulk, Companion dog, Teacup Dogs Agility Association, List of protection sports, Wiener Nationals, Dog hiking, American Sighthound Field Association, Hunting the Clean Boot. Excerpt: Hunting is the practice of pursuing any living thing, usually wildlife, for food, recreation, or trade. In present-day use, the term refers to lawful hunting, as distinguished from poaching, which is the killing, trapping or capture of the hunted species contrary to applicable law. The species which are hunted are referred to as game, and are usually mammals and migratory or non-migratory gamebirds. Hunting can also involve the elimination of vermin, as a means of pest control to prevent diseases caused by overpopulation. Hunting advocates state that hunting can be a necessary component of modern wildlife management, for example to help maintain a population of healthy animals within an environment's ecological carrying capacity when natural checks such as predators are absent. In the United States, wildlife managers are frequently part of hunting regulatory and licensing bodi...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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