Meat Industry
In the United States, more than 276,000,000 sheep are killed each year. Globally, more than 515,000,000 sheep are killed for human consumption each year.1

In the United States, approximately 2,400 big horn sheep were killed by human hunters in 1989.2

  1. Food and Agriculture Organization of the U.N., 2003
  2. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 1989