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Stop Thailand's Illegal Dog Trade! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: Thailand, dogs, pets, illegal, animal trade, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, ethics, cruelty, death, sadness, wildlife, pets, protection )

Lindsey
- 2305 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Eating dog meat is widely regarded as uncivilized in Thailand, but smugglers in northeastern Tae Rae export an estimated 30,000 strays to Vietnam every month, at a price of $10 per head. In Vietnam, grilled dog meat sells for three times the price of pork
Why Exotic Animal Trade Grows in Asia
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, exotics, Asia, animal trade, protection, suffering, environment, wildlife )

Cher
- 2390 days ago - csmonitor.com
Rising wealth lifts demand for exotic pets and delicacies in Asia. Meahwhile, enforcers are stretched thin.
Breaking Barcode Shopping Myths
Animals  (tags: Barcodes, Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Fur Trade, China, Cruelty Free, Shopping, Humane Society, Federal Trading Commission, False Information, Social Network Sites, Deceptive Marketing, Animal Trade, Humane Product Alternatives )

Deb
- 2494 days ago - bellaonline.com
Product labels and barcodes are often misleading to consumers. This puts animals across the world at risk and shoppers in a quandary when attempting to purchase goods.
Trafficking of Baby Gorillas Poses New Threat to Endangered Species
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animal trade, wildlife trade, endangered, animaladvocates, cruelty, animalrights, environment, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, AnimalWelfare, humans, habitat )

AWAY AWHI
- 2494 days ago - guardian.co.uk
DR Congo authorities say they are powerless to combat trade in which poachers demand up to $40,000 an animal
Lion Smugglers Plague Somalia
Animals  (tags: lions, lion smuggling, protection, cats, animal trade, animalwelfare, animals, endangered, killing, wildanimals, wildlife, crime, AnimalWelfare, humans )

AWAY AWHI
- 2514 days ago - globalpost.com
Rescued lion cubs highlight big problem of wildlife smuggling and ecosystem destruction in Somalia.
ANIMAL CRUELTY! Baby Leopards, Bear Found in Wildlife Smuggler's Suitcases at Thai Airport
Animals  (tags: cruelty, animals, animalwelfare, animal trade, illegal wildlife trade, crime, animalcruelty, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, animaladvocates, abuse, endangered )

AWAY AWHI
- 2651 days ago - seattletimes.nwsource.com
Authorities at Bangkok's international airport arrested a first-class passenger Friday whose suitcases were filled with baby leopards, panthers, a bear and monkeys. The animals had been drugged and were headed for Dubai.
Illegal Wildlife Trader Busted in Jakarta
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animal trade, law, protection, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, wildanimals )

AWAY AWHI
- 2735 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Indonesian authorities busted a man selling illegal wildlife products on the Internet, reports the Wildlife Conservation Society
NGO Survey Finds Japanese Internet Auction Sites Awash in Ivory Listings
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, endangered, auction sites, illegal, ivory, survey, Japan, Traffic, turtle shell, Washington Convention, animal trade, tigers )

Naoko
- 2744 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
A survey of Japanese Internet auction sites has revealed an average of more than new and potentially illegal listings for ivory products per day.
Woman Held for Having 114 Tortoises
Animals  (tags: tortoises, animal trade, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 3455 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Railway Police Force apprehended a woman passenger with 114 tortoises in her possession travelling in down Dehradun-Howrah Doon Express.
Chinese Prefer Tigers in the Wild Over Tigers on Their Plates
Animals  (tags: tigers, China, animal trade, ban, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered, extinction )

Cher
- 3695 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A new survey shows that most Chinese would rather have tigers living in the wild than tiger products on their dinner plates. However the poll also revealed some notable contradictions in attitudes toward the trade in tiger parts.
Nepal's Tiger Population Plummets
Animals  (tags: tigers, Nepal, numbers plummeting, poaching, animals, animal trade, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, endangered, extinction, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 3697 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
<p>Hit by rampant poaching and a rocketing trade in organs, the number of tigers is plummeting in Nepal, that once boasted of the third-largest population of the big cats, a government survey has said. </p>
China Trade Threat Looms Over Tiger
Animals  (tags: tigers, animal trade, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, endangered, extinction, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 3697 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
<p>If trade in tiger parts were reopened, the demand in China would end up wiping out the 4,000 big cats that remain in the wild, according to a new study. </p>
Hunting & Wildlife Trade in Asia
Animals  (tags: animals, hunting, animal trade, illegal, killing, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 3760 days ago - wcs.org
WCS's Hunting & Wildlife Trade Program was established in response to an overwhelming threat to wildlife in tropical forests today: unsustainable hunting and trade in wild animals and their parts. In Asia, trade in wildlife products in the form of meat,
Animal Traffickers Arrested in Vietnam
Animals  (tags: tigers, bears, dead animals, AnimalWelfare, animal trade, wildanimals, wildlife, protection, endangered, environment, habitat )

Cher
- 3907 days ago - iar.org.uk
Authorities in Vietnam have arrested two men found transporting the frozen carcasses of a bear and a tiger. The men were detained after police found them taking the dead and disembowelled animals to a restaurant in Ho Chi Minh City
   

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