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Stop Poisoning Endangered White Vultures in South Africa! Sign the Petition NOW!
Animals  (tags: vultures, vultures poisoned, suffering, animaladvocates )

- 670 days ago -
37 white-backed vultures were found dead after it was established they had been poisoned.29 were missed their heads. It is not the first case of vulture poisoning - the birds now face a declining population and may soon become extinct! Let's SAVE them!
Namibia: Conservationists Act on Mass Vulture Poisoning
Animals  (tags: wildlife, vultures, suffering, humans, ethics, extinction )

- 752 days ago -
THE poisoning of hundreds of vultures last month in the Zambezi Region has prompted private and government conservationists to push through an urgent protocol in dealing with and avoiding such incidents in future.
The Bizarre Reason Elephant Poachers Are Now Targeting Vultures
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Vultures, Elephants, wildlife, crime, cruelty, killing, ethics, abuse, conservation, habitat, environment, humans, slaughter, suffering )

- 760 days ago -
To evade detection, Africa's professional elephant killers are silencing vultures with poison pills. Strangely,lately I'm observing & writing about other vultures, and mentioning their cultural & ecologically important roles. This article views atrocity.
The Egyptian Vulture on the Balkans - a Hopeful But Perilous Conservation Story
Animals  (tags: vultures, endangered, birds, humans, protection, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, wildanimals, extinction )

- 829 days ago -
Poisoned, electrocuted, shot, these rare and magnificent birds are the fastest disappearing raptors in Europe. The globally endangered species has become extinct in nine European countries in the past half a century
Namibia: Pilots Assist Vulture Conservation
Animals  (tags: wildlife, vultures, conservation, endangered, GoodNews )

- 1041 days ago -
Their wingspan of almost three metres does not allow them to build their nests in the canopy of the tree. From the air, the huge nests, at times more than two metres in diameter, are visible. Chicks and even eggs can be seen and the occupied nests
Kenya: Nature's Cleaning Crew, the Vulture - On Verge of Extinction
Animals  (tags: wildlife, endangered, vultures, extinction )

- 1452 days ago -
"Vultures are the only animals that survive on scavenging 100 per cent. Through clearing carcasses, they prevent the accumulation of harmful bacteria that may end up getting to other animals or even humans,
East Africa: Hooded Vulture Numbers Take a Nose-Dive
Animals  (tags: wildlife, vultures, endangered )

- 1494 days ago -
The hooded vulture is a very successful human commensal, whose decline is worrying," explains Dr Darcy Ogada, the assistant director of Africa programmes at The Peregrine Fun
Increase in Cambodia's Vultures Gives Hope to Imperiled Scavengers
Animals  (tags: Cambodia, Vultures, Asia, extinction, scavengers. wildlife )

- 1858 days ago -
While vultures across Asia teeter on the brink of extinction, the vultures of Cambodia are increasing in number, providing a beacon of hope for these threatened scavengers, according to the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and other members of the Camb
Increase In Population Yields Hope For Cambodian Vultures
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, vultures, WCS, increase in numbers, protection, environment, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1860 days ago -
While vultures across Asia teeter on the brink of extinction, the vultures of Cambodia are increasing in number, providing a beacon of hope for these threatened scavengers, according to the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and other members of the
Vultures Circling Back to Life in Cambodia
Animals  (tags: vultures, reappearing, endangered, survival, cambodia )

- 1861 days ago -
Vultures have been dwindling throughout Asia for years. The unlucky scavengers have been eating cattle carcasses laced with an anti-inflammatory drug that is fatal to the birds. The drug--dicloflenac--has driven some Asian vulture populations to near-
25 Himalayan Griffon Vultures Killed By a Train
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, vultures, killed by train, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 2067 days ago -
25 Vultures (Gyps himalayensis) that were feeding on a cattle carcass on a railway track were killed by a train some 45 kilometres from Guwahati city in Assam.
Pain Killer Given to Cattle Is Deadly to Millions of Vultures
Animals  (tags: pain killer, cattle, sick cows, vultures, kills, wildife )

- 2125 days ago -
Millions of long-billed, slender-billed and oriental white-backed vultures have died in South Asia -- mostly in India -- after eating cattle carcasses tainted with diclofenac, an anti-inflammatory painkiller given to sick cows. A second drug used to
New Drug Threat to Asian Vultures - Edging Them Towards Extinction
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, vultures, extinction, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2131 days ago -
For every 1000 Oriental white-backed vultures occurring in southern Asia in the 1980s only one remains today because of the lethal effects of diclofenac - a drug used to treat livestock - on vultures. Alarmingly, researchers looking into safe alternative
Fox Attacks Vulture Feeding on Carcass
Animals  (tags: animals, fox, vultures, wildlife, environment, attack, wildanimals )

- 2145 days ago -
A vulture was forced on to the defensive when a fox attacked it as it fed on a carcass in a scene captured by a photographer in Bulgaria.
Gay Vultures Split Up, Then Start New Families
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, vultures, zoos, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2208 days ago -
A pair of male vultures at the Jerusalem Biblical Zoo who successfully reared two chicks together have split up and started new families with female vultures.

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