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  • Cover game animals while traveling from field to home.
  • Clean up prior to going to town.
  • Present a professional image when giving public presentations.
  • Don't consume alcoholic beverages while bowhunting.
  • Eliminate waste by properly caring for game meat from field to freezer.
  • Take only tasteful photographs and videos of a hunt.
  • Avoid confrontations with those who do not agree with your choice to bowhunt.
  • Promote bowhunting's contributions to wildlife conservation and hunter education.
  • Always make sure your actions are courteous, considerate, capable, and careful—the four C's of hunting.
  • Understand why you hunt, and be able to tell others about the benefits of bowhunting.
  • Support homeless shelters and soup kitchens by donating venison and other game.
  • Emphasize the social values of bowhunting.
  • Invite those concerned about wildlife to join you in conservation efforts.
Father and son bowhunters