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African Big Game Poaching Surges on Asian Affluence
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, poaching, africa, elephants, rhinos, Asian ivory trade, greed, humans, sadness, slaughter, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, killing, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty )

- 1640 days ago -
Elephant and rhino poaching is surging, conservationists say, an illegal piece of Asia's scramble for African resources, driven by the growing purchasing power of the region's newly affluent classes.
FLORIDA: Judge Orders Unlicensed Animal Seller Held on Bond [ANIMAL ABUSE ALERT]
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, animal abuse, selling animals, unlicensed animal seller, regulation, oversight, crime, prosecution, judicial intervention, law enforcement, inhumane treatment, humane law violations, dead animals, pet trade, greed, neglect )

- 2020 days ago -
Animal Care and Control officers seizing more than two dozen animals including dogs, cats, a rabbit, a bird and a hedgehog. Workers also found seven dead animals, including five dogs whose bodies had been stored in Van Oort's kitchen freezer.
International Tuna Meeting Fails to Reduce Bluefin Quotas - Short-Term Profits Trump Sustainability
Animals  (tags: Bluefin Tuna, Extinction, Greed, Senseless Stupidity )

- 2153 days ago -
Greed and mismanagement have taken priority over sustainability and common sense at this ICCAT meeting when it comes to Atlantic bluefin. After years of observing ICCAT and countless opportunities to do the right thing, it is clear to us that...
Idaho Wolf Population Endangered By Greed
Animals  (tags: wolves, humans, greed, destroyers of wolves, endangered, idaho, states, disappearing, slaughtered )

- 2195 days ago -
It should come as no surprise to discover that even organizations ostensibly dedicated to the preservation of wildlife are still swayed by financial concerns, rather than by maintaining the natural balance of life. On September 27th, the U.S. Fish and
Secrecy of Talks on Whaling Compromise Condemned
Animals  (tags: whales, cetaceans, cetacea-cide, extermination, endangered species, greed, profit, selfishness, human flesh consumption, human cruelty, human interference, sell-outs, bribery )

- 2314 days ago -
Some observers condemned the secrecy, one commenting that recent UN talks on North Korea's nuclear programme were held in public - so why not on whaling?
Wild Horses: Management or Stampede to Extinction?
Animals  (tags: wild horses, controvery, blm, greed, public lands, extinction, captivity, stress )

- 2401 days ago -
In the Calico area 100 miles north of Reno earlier this year, racing herds of foam-flecked wild horses thundered between fences that kept getting narrower as a low-flying helicopter drove them into the first corrals they have ever known.
ACTION ALERT: Help Stop Another Proposed Wild Horse Roundup Submit Comments By April 2 !!!
Animals  (tags: BLM, greed, public lands, wild horses, roundups, wyoming, horse advocates, outrage )

- 2402 days ago -
Government proposes removal of more than 1,000 horses in Wyoming, claiming 1.7 million acres can only support 1,165 horses
Animal Planet Documentary: The Seedy World of Exotic Pets- VIDEO
Animals  (tags: animal planet, seedy world of exotic pets, wild animals, capvity, imprisonment, abused, mistreated, money, greed, humans )

- 2402 days ago -
While we're still irked at Animal Planet for the upcoming series about Mike Tyson and pigeon racing, we have to give the network credit for having the good judgment to air the award-winning documentary The Tiger Next Door, which explores the seedy
Poaching Is Now the Greatest Threat to Many Endangered Species
Animals  (tags: poaching, rhinos, tigers, elephants, threatened, wild animals, killed, greed, wildife trafficking, illegal, crime )

- 2406 days ago -
However, the real battle to protect endangered species in the 21st Century will not be in the conference rooms but on the ground in the game parks and wildlife reserves in Africa, India and South East Asia, where an increasingly bloody battle is being
Agony and Ivory
Animals  (tags: humans darkest hourse, elephants, slaughtered, massacred, baby orphans, ivory trade, killing murder, cirmes, greed, elephants, suffering, extinction )

- 2410 days ago -
Jolson Kitheka had been on patrol for just a couple of hours when he saw his first dead elephant. He was out scanning every tree trunk or bush for snares, the lethal metal traps used by poachers to catch, maim and kill their prey.
Elephant Poaching and Illegal Ivory Trade Out of Control
Animals  (tags: elephants, african elephants, disappearing, threatened, massacred, ivory trade, poachers, greed, destruction, destruction )

- 2415 days ago -
Tanzania's elephant population declined by more than 30,000 elephants between 2006 and 2009, primarily from poaching to supply black-market ivory to Asia. Rampant poaching is concentrated around the Selous Game Reserve where 40% of Tanzania's elephants
Monkeys, Butterflies, Turtles... How the Pet Trade's Greed Is Emptying South-East Asia's Forests
Animals  (tags: south east asia forests, wildife trafficking, exotic pet trade, china, medicine, extinction, threatened, wild animals, killed, humans, greed )

- 2435 days ago -
Countries across south-east Asia are being systematically drained of wildlife to meet a booming demand for exotic pets in Europe and Japan and traditional medicine in China - posing a greater threat to many species than habitat loss or global warming.
Animals  (tags: wild horses, returned to homes, mustangs, BLM, greed, congress, laws, protection )

- 2435 days ago -
KINDLY ASK THE blm to return the Wild Horses & little Burros to their range lands as designated by the 1971 Free-Roam Act of Congress. It's what they would return to their lands, their families & herds.
Animals  (tags: born free, governments, elephants, poaching ivory trade, tragedy, humans, greed )

- 2440 days ago -
As a devastating wave of elephant poaching sweeps across Africa, the Born Free Foundation is today calling upon the UK Government to lead its EU counterparts in strongly denouncing any measures that could lead to further trade in ivory.
Angling Trust Calls for Cull of Otters Eating Too Much Fish
Animals  (tags: angling trust, otters, habitat, otters home, human invasion, fishing industry, greed, wildanimals, protection )

- 2453 days ago -
The reintroduction of the otter, one of Britain's best-loved wild animals, has been a catastrophe for the £1.1billion a year coarse-fishing industry, the Angling Trust claimed yesterday. Dozens of angling clubs, fish farms and fishing lakes say they have

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