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Jan 27, 2014
Focus: Animal Welfare
Action Request: Read
Location: United States

Two Tiger Cubs Born at Zov Tigra National Park

In late 2013, two tiger cubs were born at Zov Tigra National Park.

The park’s staff learnt the news in early 2014 when they found traces of the babies during a route examination. In all, there are 10 tigers at the national park now.

Director of the Primorye Territory Department of Natural Resources and Environment Alexei Pochekunin said the animals’ population had increased due to the work done at the park.

“We must focus on the results, not on the paperwork,” he noted. “The number of tigers is growing, which every Primorye Territory resident can take pride in.”

Zov Tigra National Park lies in the southeast of the Primorye Territory. It spans the Chuguyevsky, Olginsky and Lazovsky districts. The national park stretches 42 km from north to south and 39 km from west to east.

Source: http://fundphoenix.org/en/two-tiger-cubs-born-in-np/

 

Cinderella Gets Back to Bastak

Dear friends, the good news came from Bastak Nature Reserve. The camera traps installed in the protected area took photos of Cinderella and a male Amur tiger!

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According to reserve’s ranger who does the tracking of the tigress with the specialist from the Wildlife Conservation Society (WC, Cinderella recently passed through the centre of the reserve. According to the tracks she was followed by the brown bear and the male tiger.

Source: http://fundphoenix.org/en/cinderella-got-back-to-bastak/

 

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Posted: Jan 27, 2014 8:19pm
Dec 10, 2013
Focus: Animal Welfare
Action Request: Petition
Location: United States

On the beautiful island of Sumatra there is a beautiful province called Acer (pronounced ‘atch-ay &rsquo, where tigers, rhino, elephants and orangutangs live side-by-side in the Leuser (pronounced ‘le-sir &rsquo National Park and Ecosystem.

Though it’s been recommended as a potential UNESCO World Heritage site by leading scientists and the International Journal of Science, it hasn’t actually been granted this status.

The fate of this area lies in the hands of Dr. Zaini Abdullah, Governor of Aceh and you! He is under immense pressure to implement a new law that will override protected forest status and allow new roads and agricultural concessions to be built.  If this happens, not only will the world lose an irreplaceable area of prime forest but will threaten the status of all the critically endangered species that call it home.

This petition to the Governor of Acer demands that no new laws are implemented and that Leuser is officially made a World Heritage site.   Decisions on this new law will be made in the next few weeks, and affects not only the flora and fauna of the area, but the local people of Acer too.

#SaveAcer

 

Working together with other NGOs we believe that we can make a difference with this petition, we do not normally ask – but we’d be very grateful if you added your voice to this campaign.

#SaveAcer sign this petition to stop protect Acer’s forests and the critically endangered species that live there!

http://www.change.org/petitions/protect-the-leuser-ecosystem-declare-it-a-world-heritage

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Posted: Dec 10, 2013 2:07pm
Aug 18, 2013
Focus: Animal Welfare
Action Request: Petition
Location: United States

http://www.care2.com/c2c/groups/disc.html?gpp=31556&pst=1397647&saved=1

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Posted: Aug 18, 2013 9:36pm
Aug 3, 2013
Focus: Animal Welfare
Action Request: Celebration
Location: United States

This bill would prohibit private possession of big cats except at highly qualified facilities such as accredited sanctuaries, would require any persons who currently possess big cats to register those animals with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and would outlaw the breeding of any big cat except at accredited zoos and certain research and educational institutions.

http://www.care2.com/c2c/groups/disc.html?gpp=31556&pst=1396964

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Posted: Aug 3, 2013 9:25pm
Aug 3, 2013
Focus: Animal Welfare
Action Request: Various
Location: United States

http://www.change.org/en-IN/petitions/save-the-tiger-heed-its-leave-me-alone-call

Caught in the crossfire of forest destruction and poaching, the tiger is fast slipping towards extinction. The tiger's slide is being mirrored by a rising tide of climate-related problems facing every country in the world, particularly India.

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Posted: Aug 3, 2013 7:55pm
Mar 26, 2013
Focus: Animal Welfare
Action Request: Think About
Location: United States

There are no federal laws in Russia that protect animals. Animals are protected only by a small section of the Penal Code. Cases of animal abuse go by unpunished and local authorities frequently slaughter hundreds of strays, breaking the existing laws and arousing mass protests. Local residents may wake up to discover the carcasses of dozens of animals on the streets, and brutal murders often occur in front of passers-by, including children and the elderly.
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http://www.change.org/petitions/introduce-federal-laws-on-animal-protection-in-russia 

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Posted: Mar 26, 2013 8:06pm
Mar 25, 2013
Focus: Animal Welfare
Action Request: Petition
Location: United States

http://www.thepetitionsite.com/344/204/362/disaffirm-the-state-tender-to-euthanize-6958-dogs-in-kazan-russia-in-2013/
Please, promote this urgent petition! We need to get as much signatures as possible in 2 weeks!!! 

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Posted: Mar 25, 2013 11:25am
Mar 23, 2013
Focus: Animal Welfare
Action Request: Petition
Location: United States

The native English speaker is needed to proofread our petittion which was translated into English! 30 minutes of your time and thousands of people will learn about the animal right issue!!!!
Please comment here if you can help!!!!
Thank you!!!
 

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Posted: Mar 23, 2013 3:14pm
Feb 28, 2013
Focus: Animal Welfare
Action Request: Read
Location: United States
The Horrific Cruelty of China's Tiger Farms Revealed - Where Animals Are Turned Into Wine
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Posted: Feb 28, 2013 6:03pm
Feb 26, 2013
Focus: Environment
Action Request: Volunteer
Location: United States

A few days ago I posted a video of saved Amur tiger cub. I was really happy.

Video of Sweetest Amur Tiger Cub

But then, sad news arrived....

Sad Statistics: Tigers Are on the Brink

Honestly, I don't know what to do...

I want to help somehow to the people who protect last tigers. I am talking about Phoenix fund -  a noncommercial organization fighting for tigers:Phoenix fund

All people who really want to help tigers, please, spread the word about their website: http://fundphoenix.org/ More people know about the problem, more chances tigers have to survive!!!

Thanks all!

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Posted: Feb 26, 2013 6:35pm

 

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