In early October 2017, Arby's fast food chain added new elk sandwiches to their menu to the delight of the masses.
The sandwich itself has proven to be a big success, with multiple patrons taking to social media reporting sold out experiences.
But not everyone is enthralled with the venison offering. The Montana Wildlife Federation (MWF) issued a statement detailing their discontent.
The crux of their complaint is that elk and deer need to be free-range animals (just to keep things ethical).
"Farm-raised game meat sandwiches run counter to core Montana values of public wildlife and consumption of healthy protein through ethically killed game. - Dave Chadwick, Executive Director, MWF
However, we think it's a bit hard to believe that the sandwich picture below is anything BUT ethical.
Read the letter from the Montana Wildlife Federation in full below:
More about the anti-elk backlash over at Today.com.