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TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Poisoning of Thailand Tigers - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, protection, WILDLIE TRADE, BUSHMEAT, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 195 days ago - forcechange.com
Thailand's most well known animal sanctuary, has recently faced the latest violent methods of poaching tigers. News reports say that tigers are being infected with poison, put in traps, and taken away to be sold in nearby countries such as Laos and Vietna
NEW THREAT TO PACHYDERMS: New Taste for Thai Elephant Meat
Animals  (tags: bushmeat, wildlife trade, elephants, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, killing, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, sadness, protection, humans, endangered )

Cal
- 967 days ago - news.yahoo.com
A new taste for eating elephant meat -- everything from trunks to sex organs -- has emerged in Thailand and could pose a new threat to the survival of the species.
10,000 Dead Songbirds Headed to Italian Restaurants Confiscated
Animals  (tags: animal trafficking, bushmeat, wildlife trade, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter, habitat, environment, ethics, crime, protection, humans, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 1039 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A recent bust on the Hungarian-Romanian border proves that Europe is not immune: Hungarian officials seized around 10,000 dead songbirds. The birds were likely heading to restaurants in northern Italy according to wildlife trade monitoring group, TRAFF
Chimpanzee Meat Discovered in British Restaurants and Market Stalls as Officials Uncover Illegal Bushmeat
Animals  (tags: animals, chimpanzee, primates, wildanimals, bushmeat, bushmeat trade, britain, humans, crime, endangered, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1301 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Chimpanzee meat is for sale in restaurants and market stalls in Britain, it has emerged. Trading standards officials uncovered the illegal bushmeat from the endangered species whilst testing samples believed to be seized from vendors in the Midlands.
Help Stop the Illegal Commercial Bushmeat Trade ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, death, bushmeat, environment, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, suffering )

Cher
- 1489 days ago - all-creatures.org
Help END this horrific business! Scientists estimate that bushmeat hunters process 10,000 metric tons of bushmeat (chimpanzees comprise the largest percentage) from African forests each year.
OP-ED: Is Africa's Wildlife Being Eaten to Extinction?
Animals  (tags: bushmeat, endangered, humans, animalwelfare, animals, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, death, cruelty )

Cal
- 1502 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
The rapid growth in the global demand for bushmeat is leaving many African species facing the possibility of being eaten out of existence, says Mark Jones.
Bushmeat Promise Join the Community - Sign the Bushmeat Promise Form - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, bushmeat, Bushmeat Crisis Task Force, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, wildanimals, wildlife )

Yrna
- 1525 days ago - bushmeat.org
I UNDERSTAND that the bushmeat crisis is one of the most significant threats to the future of wildlife and human populations today.I AGREE that a multinational collaborative effort is essential to solving this crisis. This effort must include individuals,
Help Stop the Illegal Commercial Bushmeat Trade ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, bushmeat, wildlife, death, killing )

Cher
- 1590 days ago - community.janegoodall.org
Please sign the petition below and ask your representatives to support legislation that discourages the illegal, commercial bushmeat trade.
Baby Gorillas in the Congo Rescued From War Zone | Care2
Animals  (tags: congo, africa, wildlife, rangers, UN, gorillas, illegal, bushmeat, war )

Jenny
- 1598 days ago - care2.com
United Nations helicopters airlifted four orphaned eastern lowland baby gorillas out of an area where the could have been captured and sold on the bushmeat market for food. Violence between human militias in the area reportedly has accelerated the illegal
Bushmeat, It's What's for Dinner
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, bushmeat, killing, wildlife, environment, protection )

Cher
- 1675 days ago - animals.change.org
You aren't likely to see any Bushmeat, It's What's for Dinner ads on TV, but in just about any big city in the world, you can find ape meat on the market. You can also find elephant, antelope, endangered rat snake, and other species imported from Africa
Stopping Wildlife Trafficking in Congo
Animals  (tags: bushmeat, wildlife trafficking, poachers, crimes, endangered animals, disappearing, killed, investigation, congo )

Simone
- 1691 days ago - news.mongabay.com
The bushmeat trade in the Congo basin has been widely publicized but poorly addressed. While fines and sentences exist for wildlife trafficking, they have traditionally been poorly enforced due to corruption, poor governance, and attentions focused on
Bushmeat Sold on Open Market in U.S.
Animals  (tags: bushmeat, wildlife, wild animals, endangered, conservationts, poachers, poaching, tragedy )

Simone
- 1742 days ago - abcnews.go.com
Wild elephants are one of the most aggressive and feared animals in the jungle, but that doesn't stop poachers from risking it all to hunt them. Poaching has become the number one threat to iconic, endangered animals like elephants, gorillas, bonobos
Bushmeat Consumption Soars as Forest Cover Declines
Animals  (tags: animals, bushmeat, killing, wildlife, protection, habitat, environment, AnimalWelfare, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1797 days ago - panda.org
New analytical techniques have revealed that the scale of bushmeat trade in Central Africa may be much larger than originally thought, according to a study published today by TRAFFIC, the wildlife trade monitoring network.
Gorilla Poaching Greater Threat Than Previously Believed
Animals  (tags: animals, gorillas, killed, bushmeat, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1824 days ago - fauna-flora.org
The BBC has announced that up to two gorillas are killed and sold for bush meat each week in just one area of the Republic of Congo. The gorillas in question are Western lowland gorillas, which are listed as Critically Endangered on the IUCN Red List
300 Gorillas Killed Every Year for Bushmeat in Southern Congo
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, gorillas, killed, bushmeat, environment, habitat, protection, killing, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1829 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
In the face of a burgeoning market for bush meat in central Africa, Endangered Species International conducted over a year long undercover study at every major market in Congo's second largest city, Pointe Noire. The aim was to discover which animals
 

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