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Hundreds of Dead Animals Found at South Africa Airport
Animals  (tags: Endangered Species, frogs, amphibians, lizards, dead, smuggling, South Africa, sadness )

Marie
- 77 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Some 400 endangered amphibians and reptiles have died from dehydration and improper shipping in South Africa, animal inspectors say.
Stop Killing Leopards for Religious Clothing - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Shembe group, religious clothing, leopards, fur, killing, South Africa, animals )

Marie
- 90 days ago - forcechange.com
A religious group in South Africa is seen as a huge threat to the survival of the African leopard population. They are called the Shembe group, and they see the leopard as a symbolic animal that demonstrates pride and wealth.
Elephant Bull, Shot Dead 4 Being in Musth, in South Africa
Animals  (tags: elephant, bull, musth, South Africa, Kruger National Park, tourists, tusks, dead, shot and killed, car )

Shelli
- 95 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Park officials later shot the elephant which was in musth, a periodic condition in males that makes them aggressive when their testosterone levels rise by up to 60 times. It also had an injury, which is believed to have increased its aggressiveness.
South African Shelter a Refuge for Animals in Need
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, South Africa, animals, help needed, rescued, protection )

Ginger
- 184 days ago - fireengineering.com
An orphaned water mongoose, a black sparrow hawk with a fractured leg and a young crocodile that was sold by an illegal pet trader. These are a few of the thousands of animals in dire straits that have found refuge in a South African shelter seeking to...
Lions Bred to Be Shot in South Africa's 'Canned Hunting' Industry
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Africa, South Africa, huntting, lions, wildlife, Wild world with Patrick Barkham, video )

Judy
- 319 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Lions bred to be shot in South Africa's 'canned hunting' industry - video
Jacob Zuma, President of South Africa: STOP BIG GAME LION HUNTING ACTION
Animals  (tags: lions, animalcruelty, protection, food, wildlife, big game hunting, South Africa, lion bones, Zuma )

Nancy
- 363 days ago - change.org
"As the price of bones is rising steadily, some breeders have started slaughtering their own lions, without obtaining a permit or getting a vet to put the animal to sleep," says a fraud inspector. "But with the present wave of rhino poaching, we've..."
Please Sign!! Ask Investec Ltd, South Africa to Terminate Their Lease With Erich Fischer Furriers - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: fur trade, investec ltd, south africa, erich fischer furriers, fur farms, animalcruelty, animals, death, slaughter, suffering, protection, ethics )

Tamara
- 455 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The abhorrent fur trade is cruel and senseless. Wearing fur is an immoral "fashion statement" that does not justify the harm inflicted on precious animals and the environment
ACTION ALERT: Don't Legalize Torturous Wild Animal Traps in South Africa! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: wildife, animals, threatened, traps, horrendous cruelty, suffeirng, south africa, animal welfare )

Simone
- 618 days ago - forcechange.com
The South African government has proposed new legislation that would make soft traps legal to use. The government has renamed the gin trap 'soft traps' in this new proposition. Despite the name, soft traps are not as delicate as they sound.
Ban Trade of Lion Bones Used to Make Phony Medicine ACTION
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, animalcruelty, lions, canned hunting, South Africa, Zumasuffering, killing )

Nancy
- 625 days ago - forcechange.com
If the South African government is going to keep promoting South Africa as a tourist destination with a majestic natural heritage, then it must stop the growing industry that could drive lions to the brink of extinction.
ACTION ALERT; Please Sign to Reduce Shark Bag Limit!
Animals  (tags: sharks, killing, wildlife, slaughter, south africa )

Jill
- 635 days ago - sharklife.co.za
Many of these species inhabit the inshore zone and are susceptible to catches by recreational fishermen, who are entitled to kill up to 10 sharks per day.
ACTION ALERT: Ban the South African Parrot Trade! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: south africa, grey parrots, suffering, suffocated, cruelty, endangered, protection )

Simone
- 718 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
730 wild-caught African grey parrots died on a commercial flight between Johannesburg and Durban in South Africa on Christmas Eve. The African Grey Parrot is listed with the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
South Africa Rhino Poaching Targeted By Tightened Hunting Rules
Animals  (tags: poaching, South Africa, rhinos, horns, money, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, endangered, cruelty, death, environment, wildlife, suffering, protection )

Lindsey
- 732 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- South Africa says it is tightening hunting rules to try to combat illegal rhinoceros horn trading. An environmental affairs ministry statement issued Monday said hunters applying for licenses must provide proof of hunting experience,
Complete Ban On Trophy Hunting In South Africa! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: trophy hunting, South Africa, hunting, killing, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, crime, death, endangered, killing, protection, suffering, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 742 days ago - gopetition.com
WARNING! GRAPHIC PICTURE! There is also a video that I did not watch which I am sure contains more graphic material. I share this with you because I like when people warn me. I hate seeing sad pics of animals hurt..but won't stop fighting for them!
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Slaughter! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: south africa, government, poachers, crime, rhinos disappearing, extinction, protection )

Simone
- 842 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
I live in South Africa, a country rich in animal and plant heritage. Unfortunately, one of these treasures is under severe threat and the light at the end of the tunnel seems dimmer than ever. We have experienced a rough patch with our Rhino population
ACTION ALERT; South Africa: Stop the Barbaric Annual Ritual of Tearing Bulls Into Pieces! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: horrendous evil cruelty, bull torn apart, sadistic, suffering, outrage, south africa, government )

Simone
- 860 days ago - change.org
The First Fruits Festival, which occurs annually in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa, on the first Saturday in December, is a Zulu cultural event intended to celebrate the coming-of-age of Zulu warriors. The young warriors--teenage boys as young as 14 years old
 

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