This really seems like it should be an Onion article. Something along the lines of

Animal Rights Group Surprised When Slow Moving Drone Shot Down By Pigeon Shooters

Orangeburg, SC — SHARK, a group that opposes the “barbaric” sport of pigeon shooting was flabbergasted Friday when their attempt to surveil a pigeon shoot was cut short when their quadrotor drone took fire from the shoot participants. Pigeon shooting, prized for its challenge of hitting erratic, fast moving birds, “is apparently pretty good training for shooting down our $5,000 drone, ” said one SHARK member.