PETA releases Halloween costume of Trump Jr. with bloody leopard trophy
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The animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is taking aim at Donald Trump Jr.Donald (Don) John TrumpOn The Money: Liberal groups pressure Dems over Trump's tax returns | Top Trump economist says tax cuts powering economy | Trump Jr. slams Theresa May over Brexit delay | Watchdog warns of 'rosy' assumptions in Trump budget Trump Jr. slams Brexit delay: 'Theresa May should have taken my father's advice' The Hill's Morning Report - Dems contemplate big election and court reforms MORE’s affinity for hunting, releasing a Halloween costume of him entwined with a bloodied leopard.

"There's nothing more frightful than an entitled ghoul who gets his kicks from gunning down wild animals," PETA President Ingrid Newkirk said in a Thursday statement.

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"This Halloween, PETA will help people poke fun at someone who believes that the world and its wildlife are here for him to take,” Newkirk said.

The $169 “Donald Trump Jr. Hunting Halloween” costume, for which PETA is currently accepting pre-orders on its website, includes a blood-stained camouflage jacket with a name tag that reads “Half-Cocked.” A red cap and a leopard stuffed animal are also part of the get-up, although a listing indicates “prop gun not included.”

PETA says the costume was “inspired by and is a twist on the trophy-hunting photo that showed the Trump brothers grinning over the body of a dead leopard.”

PETA says all profits from costume sales will go to support its work.

Trump Jr. is known to be an avid big game hunter. A member of the Boone and Crocket Club, President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump mocks wind power: 'When the wind doesn't blow, just turn off the television' Pentagon investigator probing whether acting chief boosted former employer Boeing Trump blasts McCain, bemoans not getting 'thank you' for funeral MORE’s 40-year-old son has been photographed holding both elephant and leopard trophies.

The Trump Organization executive responded to PETA with a Thursday afternoon tweet that said few groups have "have as much animal blood on their hands," while linking to an article about the organization's animal euthanasia.

—Updated at 5:09 p.m.