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Wildlife Extra News - Brutal Attack on Rhino Calf in South Africa By Poachers Stuns Rescue Staff
Animals  (tags: africa, rhino, suffering, slaughter, killing, law, wildanimals, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, ethics, cruelty, endangered )

Kevin
- 818 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
The Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) Rhino Orphan Response Project, in partnership with the Rhino Orphanage, was called on to assist in the rescue of a horrifically injured, two month old rhino orphan.
TAKE ACTION - Tell the EU to Help Stop the Trade of Rhino Products Today!
Animals  (tags: India, Africa, Rhino, Slaughter, Ivory, EU, endangered, extinction, environment, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animals )

Rock
- 839 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Even at India's Kaziranga National Park where rangers follow shoot-to-kill orders, poachers are laying siege to the rhinos attempting to sheer off the animals' horns to supply a surge in demand for purported medicine in China that's pricier than gold.
African Lions Near Protection
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, lions, Africa )

Cher
- 885 days ago - catchannel.com
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will consider protecting the African lion under the Endangered Species Act
Virus Kills 30 Kruger Hippos
Animals  (tags: africa, hippos, killed, killing, endangered, environment, illness, health, disease )

Kevin
- 906 days ago - simplygreen.co.za
Thirty hippos have been killed by a bacterial virus in the Kruger National Park (KNP), the SA National Parks (SANParks) said on Monday.
Where Humans and Animals Meet: Tanzania's Corridors of Co-Operation | Environment | Guardian Weekly
Animals  (tags: africa, humanrights, animalrights, endangered, protection, humans, wildlife )

Kevin
- 940 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Tarangire national park's migration routes are critical to sustaining wildlife diversity, but local communities want greater protection from attack
AllAfrica.Com: Ethiopia: Rescuing Endangered Wildlife Calls for Urgency
Animals  (tags: africa, AnimalWelfare, animals, endangered, protection, wildlife )

Kevin
- 951 days ago - allafrica.com
"Ethiopia is a country endowed with precious, endemic wildlife, tremendous and marvelous natural resources, cascades, a range of tangible and intangible assets, among others."
Video: Teenager Aims to Revive 'Lost Art' of Giraffe Riding - Telegraph
Animals  (tags: africa, AnimalWelfare, animals, rescued, protection )

Kevin
- 956 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
"Mara, a three-month-old giraffe, was raised by hand by South African Shandor Larenty after she was rejected at birth by her mother. Now Mr Larenty is slowly getting the animal used to carrying him in a bid to rediscover a long-lost family tradition..."
A Bloody 2 Months for South African Rhinos | Wildlife News
Animals  (tags: africa, crime, animals, abuse, cruelty, endangered, wildlife, habitat, killing, killed, sadness )

Kevin
- 957 days ago - wildlifenews.co.uk
"The latest statistics from the South African Department of Environmental Affairs has shown that the last 2 months has been a bloody time for the rhino. 100 rhinos have been killed in South Africa in under 2 months."
New Species of Monkey Discovered in Africa
Animals  (tags: new species, monkey, africa, conservation, ecosystems, protection, wildlife, GoodNews )

Kelly
- 959 days ago - animalconnectionac.wordpress.com
Researchers have identified a new species of African monkey, locally known as the lesula. THIS IS WHAT THEY LOOK LIKE
Prince William Condemns Rhino Horn Trade
Animals  (tags: wildlife, elephants, rhinos, hunting, wildlife trade, asia, africa, weapons, habitatdestruction, ecosystems, conservation, endangered, protection, corporate, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, slaughter, killing, wildanimals, tigers, protection, conservati )

Xil
- 1048 days ago - guardian.co.uk
A member of the European monarchy, which together with other ruling elites are notorious for perpetuating wildlife crimes with hunting and status symbols involving ivory,hunting,hunting trophys and fur, brakes silence and denounces this criminal trade.
Lions on the Loose in Kenya's Urban Jungle
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, lions, urbanization, Africa, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 1049 days ago - mnn.com
Nairobi is a rapidly growing city, but the sharp toothed big cats have remained despite the breakneck urbanization.
Africa's Ambitious Experiment To Preserve Threatened Wildlife
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, elephants, africa, habitat protection, habitat, protection, humans, endangered, AnimalWelfare, wildanimals, wildlife, goodnews, GoodNews, animalrights )

Cal
- 1084 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Five nations in southern Africa are joining together to create a huge conservation area that will extend across their borders and expand critical territory for elephants. But can these new protections reverse decades of decline for area wildlife while als
Asian Affluence Drives African Big Game Poaching
Animals  (tags: Poaching, Elephants, Rhino, poachers, Asia, africa )

Jill
- 1099 days ago - bizcommunity.com
Ivory and rhino horn and skin - boiled and ingested - have been used for centuries in traditional Chinese medicine, which is practiced not only in Chinese communities but increasingly by other ethnic groups around the world
African Big Game Poaching Surges on Asian Affluence
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, poaching, africa, elephants, rhinos, Asian ivory trade, greed, humans, sadness, slaughter, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, killing, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty )

Cal
- 1102 days ago - uk.reuters.com
Elephant and rhino poaching is surging, conservationists say, an illegal piece of Asia's scramble for African resources, driven by the growing purchasing power of the region's newly affluent classes.

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