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PETITION - Justice for Rare and Endangered Tortoise Allegedly Stolen From Zoo
Animals  (tags: critically endangered species, tortoises, stolen from zoo, investigations, illegal trade, prosecution, harsher sentences, rare animals, stronger protection laws, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 82 days ago -
A critically endangered tortoise has been reportedly stolen from Perth Zoo in Western Australia, raising fears that it will be sold into the illegal pet trade. The animal, a radiated tortoise, belongs to an extremely rare species that is in grave...
Petition: Speak Up for Alaska's Alexander Archipelago Before It's Too Late!
Animals  (tags: Endangered species act, Alexander Archipelago wolf, rare animals, animalwelfare, animalrights, prevention from dying out, biodiversity wildlife, stronger protection laws, ethics )

- 111 days ago -
Despite evidence provided by biologists and warnings from Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity, US Fish and Wildlife still refused to list the Alexander Archipelago wolf under the Endangered Species Act.
Hunter Faces Backlash After Bagging Rare Albino Deer
Animals  (tags: rare animals, death, killing, hunted animals, deer hunting )

- 510 days ago -
Kinnaman bagged the buck -- which was called "arguably Cape Girardeau's most notorious deer" by the Southeast Missourian. It was a legal kill, but a controversial one.
Rare Animals
Animals  (tags: Animal, animals, Green Home And Living, Rare, Rare Animals )

- 1825 days ago -
There are many beautiful animals on this great planet. Some are familiar to us because we've seen them in person, on one of the many television shows devoted to animals, or in school books or biology textbooks.
Wolverines Stage Comeback, But For How Long?
Animals  (tags: animals, wolverines, wildanimals, wildlife, protection, rare animals, threatened species, research, environment, animalwelfare )

- 1884 days ago -
One of the rarest mammals in North America is staging a comeback in the Northwest. Wildlife biologists have tracked wolverines on mountainsides where they haven't been seen in many decades. But several new studies suggest the recovery could be short lived
Rare Gray Whale Visits North America
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, gray whale, western pacific gray whale, marine mammals, wildlife, wildanimals, rare animals, endangered species, environment, animalwelfare )

- 1885 days ago -
Marine researchers say a rare whale tracked across the Pacific Ocean into North American waters this year had been there before.Photo analysis has confirmed that the highly endangered western Pacific gray whale dubbed Flex ,one of only 130 remaining
Indonesia Arrests Trader Over Rare Animal Parts
Animals  (tags: animals, wildanimals, wild animals trade, animal parts trade, indonesia, humans, crime, rare animals, endangered species, animalwelfare )

- 1886 days ago -
Indonesian police have arrested a man for allegedly selling body parts from protected species online, including tiger skins and crocodile genitals, an official said Thursday. Police detained the man last week in western Jakarta and confiscated animal part
Rare Leatherback Turtle Spotted in Indonesia
Animals  (tags: animals, turtles, leatherback turtle, sea turtles, reptiles, marine animals, Indonesian wildlife, wildanimals, wildlife, rare animals, endangered, environment, animalwelfare )

- 1896 days ago -
Conservationists say they got a rare glimpse of a two-meter-long leatherback - the world's most endangered sea turtle - together with dozens of eggs in western Indonesia. The giant turtle was spotted on a beach on Sumatra island over the weekend
Denver Zoo Home to Rare Cockatoo Hatchlings
Animals  (tags: animals, cockatoos, palm cockatoo, birds, hatchlings, wildanimals, zoo animals, zoos, rare animals, conservation, animalwelfare )

- 1896 days ago -
The Denver Zoo is home to two rare palm- cockatoo hatchlings. The chicks were hatched -- one Jan. 18 and the other Feb. 10 -- from separate breeding pairs at the zoo. Palm cockatoos hatched in captivity are rare.
"Extinct" Fox Caught on Film
Animals  (tags: animals, fox, wildanimals, wildlife, rare animals, environment, animalrights, AnimalWelfare )

- 1932 days ago -
It doesn't happen very often, but every now and then an animal previously considered extinct comes out of hiding, surprising us all. And that's exactly what happened when U.S. Forest Service cameras caught this critter on a motion-activated camera
2 More Rare Red Foxes Confirmed in Sierra Nevada
Animals  (tags: red foxes, rare animals, Sierra Nevada, extinction, environment )

- 1973 days ago -
Federal wildlife biologists have confirmed sightings of two more Sierra Nevada red foxes that once were thought to be extinct.Scientists believe the foxes are related to another that was photographed this summer near Yosemite National Park.
Key Largo Gets Some Wood Rats Back
Animals  (tags: wood rats, rare animals, released, friendly )

- 2269 days ago -
The seven pioneers spent the week preparing for their upcoming ordeal in North Key Largo, sampling berries and other local fare, redecorating homes with sticks, leaves and whatever else they got their little paws
New System Could Help Conservationists Monitor Rare Animals
Animals  (tags: animals, monitoring, rare animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, endangered, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2859 days ago -
<p>English scientists have unveiled ground-breaking technology that could help biologists and conservationists monitor large numbers of endangered animals without having to capture or disturb them. </p>
World's Rarest Gorillas Gain New Refuge
Animals  (tags: gorillas, refuge, rare animals, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2929 days ago -
The rarest gorillas in the world are being protected in a new sanctuary nestled in the mountains of Cameroon, the government announced recently. A community of 20 Cross River gorillas now live in the Kagwene Gorilla Sanctuary, the first exclusively
Thai Police Seize Endangered Species in Market Raid
Animals  (tags: wildlife, police, seized, rare animals, endangered, tortoises, Bangkok, arrested, red list of endangered species, Wildlife Alliance, Thailand )

- 2958 days ago -
Thai wildlife police have arrested two vendors and seized more than 200 rare animals including endangered tortoises during a raid at Bangkok's popular weekend market, police said Sunday. "Police are taking the suppression of endangered species smuggling

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