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Unchained: Mountain Lion Returned to Forest After Life in Back of Circus Pick-Up Truck - Watch, Enjoy and Share   video
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Peru, traveling roadside circus, chains, Mufusa, mountain lion, Animal Defenders International (ADI), Peru Law, circus animal ban, abuse, cruelty )

Evelyn
- 40 days ago - youtu.be
The back of a rusty old pickup truck is no place for any animal to live, let alone a full grown mountain lion. ADI tracked Mufasa down after Peru's law changed - and released him - brought tears to my eyes (See link in 1st comment for full article)
Bellavista No More: Peru's Infamous Wildlife Market Reduced to Rubble
Animals  (tags: cruelty, wildlife trade, Peru, animals, animalwelfare, goodnews, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cal
- 181 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Law enforcement has bulldozed Bellavista, one of Peru's most nefarious illegal wildlife trafficking markets, located in the city of Pucallpa in Ucayali province
Circus Lions Rescued in Peru, Headed for New Home in Colorado
Animals  (tags: circus lions, rescued, peru, colorado, sanctuary, abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, endangered, ethics, GoodNews, goodnews, humans, protection, rescued, society, suffering, wildanim )

Lone
- 572 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Twenty-one circus lions and ten monkeys await transfer to a Colorado sanctuary early next year
Great News - One By One, Peru's Circus Animals Are Being Freed ! Please SHARE !!!!
Animals  (tags: lion rescue protection, peru, habitat )

Angela K
- 637 days ago - thedodo.com
If you yet do not know , please look also the Trailer or Movie "Lion Ark" - the world's most ambitious and daring animal rescue. How attitudes to animals were changed in Bolivia, illegal circuses pursued and closed, and 25 lions airlifted to freedom
3,000 Dolphins Found Dead On Peruvian Beaches In 2012 (VIDEO)
Animals  (tags: dolphins, Peru, dead, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, crime, cruelty, death, investigation, environment, wildlife, suffering, sadness )

Lindsey
- 1542 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
More than 3,000 dolphins have been found dead on beaches in Perú this year, and environmentalists are so far stumped as to what could be the cause, Perú 21 reports.
Peru Has Banned Wild Animals in Circuses !
Animals  (tags: peru, legalisation, laws, banned wild animals, animal welfare, government )

Simone
- 1799 days ago - ad-international.org
Last night, President Alan Garcia signed into law an end to the use of wild animals in circuses, following an investigation of circus animal suffering and a long campaign by Animal Defenders International (ADI) and local animal protection groups in the
Strange 'Long-Whiskered Owl' Spotted in Peru
Animals  (tags: owls, birds, Peru, world, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, humans, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 2031 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
A group of twitchers in Peru have caught a rare glimpse of a bizarre-looking bird not seen for 26 years.
Ancient Giant Penguin Unearthed in Peru
Animals  (tags: giant penguin, Peru, fossil, animals )

Anna
- 2094 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The fossil of a giant penguin that lived 36 million years ago has been discovered in Peru.
Animal Rights Activists Protest Bullfighting in Peru
Animals  (tags: bull torture, bullfighting, animal right activists, protests, peru )

Simone
- 2419 days ago - laht.com
Several dozen Peruvian animal rights activists staged a protest against bullfighting over the weekend at Lima's Plaza de Acho at the beginning of the Lord of Miracles bullfighting festival, which opened with a "novillada," a bullfight using young bulls.
HSI and Grupo Caridad Spay/Neuter in Lima, Peru
Animals  (tags: animals, spay and neuter, Peru, HSI, strays, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, dogs, cats )

Cher
- 2554 days ago - hsus.org
A dog born on the streets of the developing world is usually destined for a life of suffering. If she survives to adulthood, she most likely faces malnutrition, disease, cruelty, and endless litters of puppies who will share her fate. Sadly, even puppies
New Species of Mouse and Beetles Discovered in Peru
Animals  (tags: species discovered, animals, Peru, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2643 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Scientists have announced that they have discovered four new species, three of which are already confirmed as new to science and one which is almost certainly new, in the forests around the world-renowned Cordillera Blanca in Peru.
150 Endangared Vicuñas Shot and Skinned for Their Highly Prized Wool
Animals  (tags: poaching, brink of extinction, vicunas, wool, cruelty, death, humans, peru, es, Huancabamba )

In A Mirr
- 2657 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Huancabamba, Peru, February 15, 2009--People gather around the disfigured bodies of vicuñas that were allegedly killed by poachers. More than 150 of the creatures, native to the Andes, were found dead near the highland town of Huancabamba.
Dung Beetles Are Evolving Into Vicious Carnivores, Scientists Find
Animals  (tags: peru, insects, dung beetles, millipeds, carnivores )

Jacquelin
- 2712 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Humble dung beetles are evolving into carnivores, according to a study which found them attacking and eating millipedes 10 times their length. Scientists believe it is the first time the scavenger species, which usually feeds on balls of faeces, has been
Rare Black Jaguar Cub Born in Peru
Animals  (tags: black jaugars, panthers, cub born, peru, captivity, rare endangered )

Simone
- 2969 days ago - trendhunter.com
Remember Knut, the lovable white polar bear cub at the Berlin Zoo? Now there's another adorable baby animal on the scene. This tiny black jaguar cub is the third of his species to be born in captivity. At a glance he looks like a black panther, but if
Peru Pets Need Help (Video to Go With My Care 2 Blog)   video
Animals  (tags: Peru, earthquake, disaster, relief aide needed, AnimalWelfare, animalsuffering, death, dogs, neglect, suffering )

Ladyhawk
- 3219 days ago - youtube.com
The situation for homeless pets and animals in Peru is getting worse. This is a short video we did using pictures from friends in the field there. I also have a Care 2 Blog: http://www.care2.com/c2c/share/detail/467590 watc h the video and read the blog
 

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