Should it even be shot? Boy, that's a dumb question.
HELL YES, it should be shot. That's what guns were made for. That's their reason for existing. These people and their safe queens - "Oh it's too valuable to shoot" - then why have it?
The above is, of course, only my opinion.
Meddle not in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy, and taste good with catsup - George of Lod, Year of Our Lord 297
I always take precautions.
Beware the Evil Bullet Fairies.