Cecil the lion's death was a major tragedy. But, now is the time for change and to help people see that killing magnificent animals like Cecil is wrong.
As more trophy hunters are exposed, people are taking to Instagram and Twitter to express their feelings on the topic. The results are pretty clear: We should all be shooting animals with cameras, not with guns.
#CamerasNotGuns is now trending. People are unwilling to forget about Cecil - instead they're taking a stand for him and speaking out against killing other animals like him.
Cecil shouldn't have had to die, but his death started a movement against trophy hunting. A lot of people are standing behind the "shoot with cameras and not with guns" mentality and it's pretty fantastic.
Here is what people have to say about "shooting" animals: