If you ask the CEO of the hunter’s foundation Nature+Human, Mr. Marc Henrichmann, this is the answer you will get.
Asking yourself why? Here is his explanation:
„Wolves need serveral kilograms of meat every day, that means that they have to go on a hunt in our forests every single day. And this in a way which is of course not that professional and sustainable as we hunters are. Because we are not roaming hungry through our territorries but with lots of know-how and the goal to foster and care for. In this respect the answer to this question is obvious.“ (cited from the interview in Blickpunkt, Mittwoch, 22.04.2015)
Ignorance is a blessing to the uninformed. The wolf hunts effective and keeps its prey healthy and aware since tens of thousands of years and that without high tech aids, compensating for the hunters weaknesses. By the way: wolves can go without food 10 days and longer. Can the german hunter do so? 1,151 356 roe deer only were hunted in 2013/14 in Germany …