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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell USDA: Adopt Stronger Tuberculosis Guidelines To Safeguard Elephants And The Public
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, Health, TB, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, humans, protection )

- 846 days ago -
It is estimated that more than 12% of the elephants in the United States are infected with TB, which is highly transmissible to humans and from one elephant to another
Pembrokeshire Badger Cull Decision 'Perverse'
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, badgers, cull, TB, environment, habitat, killing, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1919 days ago -
A planned badger cull to tackle the spread of TB in cattle has been called "perverse" by an ex-senior scientific adviser to the UK government.
Only Badger Cull Will Halt TB
Animals  (tags: animals, badgers, cull, TB, environment, habitat, AnimalWelfare, protection, death, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2049 days ago -
THE farming industry has warned that badger culling is the "elephant in the room" in the bovine tuberculosis debate - claiming England is lagging behind Scotland and Wales in addressing the spread of the disease.
Badgers to Be Vaccinated Against TB in Hotspot Areas
Animals  (tags: badgers, tb, vaccines, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2260 days ago -
A scheme to vaccinate badgers against TB in hotspot areas for the disease in cattle has been announced by the Government.
How TB Jumps From Humans to Wildlife -- Vet Seeks Clues
Animals  (tags: animals, TB, human diseases, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2286 days ago -
Alexander trapped one of the animals and tested it. Her tests revealed it was sick with tuberculosis--the human version. For the first time, free-range wild animals were confirmed to have contracted a human disease.
15 Percent of Captive Elephants in South India Have TB
Animals  (tags: captive, elephants, TB, 15 %, 2year study, 387 elephants )

- 2451 days ago -
The first exhaustive study of captive elephants in southern India has found that 15.25 percent of them suffer from tuberculosis.
TB or Not TB? Badgers Stand Accused
Animals  (tags: badgers, cull, TB, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2587 days ago -
The Government may order badger culls to control the spread of tuberculosis in cattle.
Circus Elephants With Tuberculosis Are a Real Threat to People
Animals  (tags: circuses, elephants, diseases, TB )

- 2588 days ago -
Circuses are cruel. Animals are here for their own purpose, not here for our entertainment
Tens of Thousands of Badgers Face Extermination in Attempt to Curb TB
Animals  (tags: TB, badger, cull, danger, britain, uk, springwatch, bill oddie, farmers )

- 2705 days ago -
Farmers draw up plans for cull, which minister says cannot be legally stopped. Family sett made famous in Bill Oddie's 'Springwatch' TV show within death zone. Tens of thousands of Britain's badgers face the threat of a massive, unprecedented cull.
It's Time to Tackle the Badger TB Crisis
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, badgers, TB, disease, protection, wildanimals, animalsuffering, culling, killing )

- 2770 days ago -
calling for a badger cull in areas where there is a "high and persistent incidence" of bovine TB in cattle. Have your say: Should badgers be culled?
Two Temple Animals Face Slaughter
Animals  (tags: animals, sadness, protection, animalsuffering, TB )

- 2835 days ago -
Two more animals are to be put down at a religious community where Shambo, the temple bullock, was slaughtered after testing positive for bovine TB. The Welsh Assembly Government has ordered the removal of a young water buffalo and a bullock

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