Citation(s) from the GunPolicy.org literature library
Alpers, Philip and Conor Twyford. 2003 ‘Genuine Reason.’ Small Arms in the Pacific; Occasional Paper No. 8, pp. 63, 124. Geneva: Small Arms Survey, the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva. 31 March
'Genuine Reason' for firearm ownership accepted by police is 'Mainly for shooting wandering animals on their farms or planting paddocks.'
(Personal correspondence with Commissioner of Police, Cook Islands, 10 May 2002)