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

- 580 days ago -
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 )

- 581 days ago -
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 )

- 586 days ago -
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 )

- 588 days ago -
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 )

- 599 days ago -
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 )

- 604 days ago -
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 )

- 623 days ago -
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 )

- 623 days ago -
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.
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 )

- 638 days ago -
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 )

- 640 days ago -
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

- 645 days ago -
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
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge Kenya to Declare Poaching a National Disaster
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, POACHING, WILDLIFE TRADE, protection )

- 673 days ago -
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.
Please Sign: End Illegal Ivory Trade in the US Now!
Animals  (tags: Ivory, poaching, elephants, central African elephants, US market, criminal networds, US instability, Laos-based criminal traffickers, John Kerry, Denver ivory crushed, moratorium on US Ivory trade, extnctionwildlife, protection, killing, tusks )

- 678 days ago -
The U.S. has the world's second largest market for ivory sales, and some serve as fronts for illegal sales. Poaching is killing a staggering 96 elephants a day in Africa. and unless something is done to turn the tide, they could be extinct in 10 years.
The Poaching Epidemic You Haven't Heard Of Yet
Animals  (tags: pangolins, poaching, wildlife trade, killing, endangered, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights, animalcruelty, abuse )

- 696 days ago -
They are routinely served up as a status symbol on the dinner plates of the nouveaux riches in China and Vietnam. Their scales are ground up, like rhino horn, into traditional medicines.
Namibia: Rhinos Poached Near Karibib
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, rhinos, poaching, animals, cruelty, death )

- 702 days ago -
Three rhinocerous, a bull and a cow carrying a foetus, were found dead with their horms removed on a farm 40 kilometres outside Karibib last month. The two white rhinos were illegally hunted on farm Vogelsang, which is part of the Vogelsang trust.

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