Remi Warren – Hunting Is Human
Remi Warren is the American hunter, outdoor guide, television presenter and writer.He is one of the world’s foremost hunting advocates, spending an average of 300 days a year in the wild.
He has survived everything from bear attacks to being struck by lightning.He has hosted multiple shows on television including Solo Hunters, Meat Eater and Apex Predator; educating people about where our food comes from, and how hunting contributes to wildlife conservation.
02:14 Brian’s thoughts on the episode.
04:02 Brian’s introduction.
04:34 First visit to London which differs from his usual habitat.
06:53 The history of hunting in the UK.
10:04 Why, for some, hunting seems a natural human instinct.
22:11 Whatever food one participates in growing, harvesting, hunting or killing adds an appreciative dimension.
22:58 Does Remi still experience the sadness his wife felt when she pulled the trigger for the first tie?
25:31 The terminology surrounding the act of taking an animal’s life.
33:10 Hunting is the reason these animals are able to survive loss of habitat causes extinction.
40:10 Remi’s opinion of trophy hunters.
46:30 His most memorable hunt.
52:27 What he means by, to be hunting hard.
53:51 Remi enjoyed making the Apex Predator project.
1:00:42 What it was like to see a Wolf kill an Elk.
1:02:29 If in nature animals are going to die sometime anyway, does that justify hunting them.
1:03:12 What can city folk do if they don’t want to be supermarket cowboys, or plant eaters.
1:08:44 Vegans have to be honest with themselves in that they are causing the killing of animals.
1:10:11 What Remi thinks of the plant-based movement.
1:11:35 Diet is why meat from a wild animal differs from farm reared meat.
1:14:24 Encounters with bears.
1:33:43 What Brian should consider if he decides to participate in a hunt.
1:40:31 Remi thinks there is a lot to consider before making a judgement on hunting in Africa.
1:49:04 How politics affect wild places including global warming and therefore wild animals.
1:53:31 What in ten years-time he would like to look back on with pride.
1:55:21 Should everyone go hunting once?
1:56:36 What his friends would say makes Remi a good hunter.
1:57.39 Does his wife support his prolonged absences in the wild.
1:58:24 Dramatic best and worst day of his life.
2:12:42 Learning to trust our instincts.
2:16:13 Phone call to the twenty years old Remi Warren
2:17:30 Best advice he ever received.
2:19:15 Success secrets.
2:19:51 Brian’s summing up.
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