She stated: #8216;This poor bear did not stand an opportunity, deliberately influenced to the killing place by food, after which mercilessly targeted and left to die in agony.
But animal legal rights campaigners have condemned the killing, using the footage showing the bear sprints away following the 7ft-lengthy spear impales its body.
Hunter Josh Bowmar, 26, from Columbus, Ohio, is responsible for outrage after filming themself spear a black bear to dying having a homemade weapon
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Mr Bowmar told The Mirror: #8216;First and foremost, spear hunting provides the animal the finest possibility of escape, thinking about our ethical killing range is at 10 yards.