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The animal will certainly detect your movements with a head-on shot angle.

Shot angle head-on

Head-on shots rarely result in a clean kill and should not be taken by hunters using firearms or bows. Since the animal is looking directly at you, it can quickly turn, jump, or run and spoil the shot. Often the animal is only wounded, which ruins a lot of meat.