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Kenya Loses 873 Elephants
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, elephants, poaching, killing, cruelty, conservation, animalcruelty, death )

Jill
- 49 days ago - allafrica.com
Wildlife lovers across the country have raised alarm over the senseless killing of wildlife across the country by money hungry poachers under pressure from the swelling global demand for ivory in China and Thailand, according to Traffic, a wildlife trade-
Why We Should Care That March 3rd Is Now World Wildlife Day
Animals  (tags: World Wildlife Day, Conservation, Endangered Species, Poaching, Flora, Fauna )

Sharon
- 50 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The UN says World Wildlife Day is to "celebrate the many beautiful and varied forms of wild fauna and flora and to raise awareness of the multitude of benefits that conservation provides to people" To understand why this date is special "Visit Site"
This New Whistleblowing Site Wants to Be the WikiLeaks of Poaching
Animals  (tags: poaching, WildLeaks, anti-poaching, wildlife trafficking, wildanimals, wildlife, sadness, slaughter, protection, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, cruelty, conservation, endangered )

Roseann
- 55 days ago - grist.org
WildLeaks, a new website that calls itself "the first secure, online whistleblower platform dedicated to wildlife and forest crime." You can safely and anonymously submit tips about poaching, illegal logging, wildlife trafficking, and more -- as well as p
Kenya: Poachers Kill Six Rhinos in a Week
Animals  (tags: wildlife, rhinos, poaching, slaughter, suffering, humans, ethics, cruelty, crime, endangered )

Jill
- 57 days ago - allafrica.com
The six were killed in Solio and Ol Jogi ranches and Nakuru National Park, according to independent reports. Poachers killed two rhinos from each of the three conservancy areas and chopped off the horns.
Save Critically Endangered Sumatran Tigers in Indonesia - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Tigers, Sumatra Island, Indonesia, Endangered Species, Suffering, Poaching, Deforestation, Sadness, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 68 days ago - forcechange.com
Global petition to the President of Indonesia to immediately protect Sumatran tigers from habitat loss due to deforestation and to enforce existing laws to stop illegal poaching. Less than 400 tigers inhabit the island of Sumatra and they need help now.
End The Poaching And Smuggling Of Rhino Horns - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Rhinos, Animal Cruelty, Poaching, Smuggling, Crime, Suffering, Death, Extinction, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 73 days ago - forcechange.com
Global Petition to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (which regulates rhino horn trade) to end the illegal poaching of rhinoceros and smuggling of their horns.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save White Rhinos From Poachers - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: world, wildlife trade, AFrica, rhinos, poaching, slaughter, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, killing )

Cal
- 91 days ago - forcechange.com
Demand that Mozambique crack down on the illegal ivory trade running rampant and unchecked within their borders
Rare Tortoises Are Branded to Make Them Unattractive to Poachers
Animals  (tags: poaching, rare turtles, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 92 days ago - latimes.com
In an effort to curb trade in rare species, a turtle sanctuary in Ventura County aims to mark each of the 360 ploughshare tortoises in captivity and 300 in the wild.
African Forest Elephants Are Being Massacred Into Extinction
Animals  (tags: Elephant Slaughter, Ivory, Poaching, Terrorism, Al Shabaab )

Col
- 105 days ago - salon.com
An undercover investigation by the Elephant Action League (EAL) found that 40% of Al-Shabaab's income--as much as half a million dollars a month--comes from trafficking in illicit ivory...A couple of dozen elephant tusks are all it took to fund the deadly..
WE CAN STOP IT - Make the Pledge
Animals  (tags: Elephant Slaughter, Poaching, ivory trade, ivory poachers, ivory ban )

Col
- 106 days ago - 96elephants.org
Visit the site - make the pledge not to buy ivory, sign the petition, watch the video clip http://youtu.be/ze2S2nSm584 96 elephants a day are slaughtered in Africa - DO SOMETHING
2013 Was A Shockingly Tough Year For Elephants
Animals  (tags: african elephants, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, endangered, killed, killing, suffering, ''shoot to kill'' policy, 10 million elephants, 20th century, 2014 500, 000, elephants, poaching, poachers )

BarbKnigh
- 107 days ago - care2.com
2013 was, it's an understatement to say, a tough year for elephants. Conservationists warned that Africa could lose one-fifth of its elephants unless something is done to halt poachers and that elephants could disappear in the wild in Africa by 2025.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED: Stop Grizzly Bear Poaching in Alberta, Canada! Take Action Now!
Animals  (tags: poaching, poaching threat, Grizzly bears, wildanimals, wildlife )

Carmen
- 109 days ago - yousign.org
29 endangered grizzly bears were killed this year by poachers in the Canadian province of Alberta. This is a record high in the past 15 years. Just 700 species are still in the wild. Grizzlies are endangered since 2010. Stop poaching now!
Tiger Poaching in India Highest in Seven Years - The Times of India
Animals  (tags: TIGERS, POACHING, PROTECTION, PLEASE READ )

Sharon
- 114 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Data compiled by the WPSI shows Poaching of tigers in 2013 has been the highest in the past 7 years While the total number of tiger deaths at 76 is less compared to last year's 89 the No. of poaching cases is higher much to the dismay of conservationists
Outlaw Elephant Poaching in Kenya - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Poaching, Kenya, stop, killing, ivory, elephants, animals )

Marie
- 122 days ago - change.org
The demand for ivory-based products from Kenya has boomed in China. To meet these trade demands, the government of Kenya has made the mass poaching of elephants legal.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge Kenya to Declare Poaching a National Disaster
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, POACHING, WILDLIFE TRADE, protection )

Cal
- 142 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Poaching has become an epidemic in Kenya. Dozens of rhinos are killed for their horns and hundreds of elephants are slaughtered for their ivory every year.
 

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