"He (Hitler) could not bear
to eat meat, because it meant the death of a living creature. He refused to have so much as a rabbit or a trout sacrificed
to provide his food. He would allow only eggs on his table, because egg-laying meant that the hen had been spared rather
General Leon DeGrelle
(Waffen SS / Belgium)
Responding to controversy over the massive number of African animals killed, Roosevelt said:
can be condemned only if the existence of the National Museum, the American Museum of Natural History, and all similar zoological
institutions are to be condemned.