The Capreolus Club is a unique members club
committed to the environment via a
climate-focused diet 
and to the
betterment of species through the careful
selection of sustainable, wild, free-ranging animals



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The Club is driven to provide its members with a high-class service, based on an in-depth knowledge and understanding of deer stalking and large game hunting. Our highly experienced and enthusiastic team meet regularly throughout the year to plan the Club's direction, activities, event calendar and new initiatives.

Peter S Jones - Club Chairman

Peter Jones

Peter is one of the UK's most familiar faces in deer stalking. A trusted industry expert, life long environmentalist and highly experienced professional deer manager, who has dedicated himself to the betterment of deer and large game through their careful management and selection.

Peter has been stalking & hunting large game throughout the UK, Europe and Africa for the last 25 years. Peter holds PDS1 & PDS2 and DSC1 & DSC2 and is an 'Approved Witness' for the 'British Deer Society' in Deer Management Qualifications. In addition to many years of providing expert tuition and guidance to club members and clients, Peter also has experience of managing deer over a number of private estates in the South of England and has been responsible for delivering training and weapon familiarisation programs to Zoos, Enclosures and Wildlife Parks throughout the UK.

Formerly Peter served for 10 years as a Metropolitan Police Detective in the MPS Crime Squads & CID. During his career Peter was awarded a Commendation for Bravery & Professionalism, for his handling of an armed incident, before retiring from the force with an Exemplary Service Certificate. Peter's training and service in the Police and his in-depth knowledge of firearms legislation and the law surrounding firearm ownership, is of huge benefit to the Club.

James Schneider - Member Liaison

James Schnieder Team Image

James is the club's member liaison and was one of the original fourteen members to join the Capreolus Club, since its inception James has remained an active and enthusiastic member.

Today James is a familiar face to many members in his capacity as Member Liaison, a role designed to facilitate enjoyment of the Club, by ensuring that our members are able to make the most of the Club's wealth of benefits.

As well as a being the friendly and familiar face of the Club, James is also a highly accomplished wildlife manager with experience of wildlife management both in the UK and the US. James holds deer management qualifications PDS1, DSC1 and DSC2.

Luis Passos - General Secretary & Treasurer

Luis Passos

Luis is the club's General Secretary & Treasurer, Luis is a passionate environmentalist and life-long lover of wildlife.

Previously coming from a customer support background in the aviation industry, Luis is well placed to support our members with many of their day to day enquiries.