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United States Stands Up as An Ally of African Wildlife
Animals  (tags: us, illegal wildlife trade, poaching, allied, africa, wildlife, protection, animaladvocates, crime, conservation, endangered, goodnews, slaughter )

- 1599 days ago -
President Obama's Announcement on Illegal Wildlife Trafficking Comes at Critical Time as Elephant and Rhino Poaching Reach Record Highs in Africa NAIROBI, Kenya, July 01, 2013 -- U.S. President Barack Obama announced today in a press conference with Tanz
URGENT! SIGN! Close Illegal Wildlife Market in Aceh Sumatra. - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Animals in Sumatra, Illegal Wildlife Trade, Illegal Wildlife Trade in Sumatra, Close Down Aceh Market Sumatra, ACTION! )

- 1608 days ago -
This illegal market at Aceh Sumatra has openly traded for three years. It is on the edge of the protected Sumatran Rain Forest. It trades in baby Orang Utans, pangolins, pig tailed macaques and many other endangered species. Many are neglected. HELP!
Chinese E-Commerce Companies Crack Down on Illegal Wildlife Trade
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, wildlife, illegal wildlife trade, wildanimals, environment )

- 1988 days ago -
15 of the leading e-commerce sellers operating in China, including Alibaba, Taobao, and Tencent, have signed a declaration stating they have a zero-tolerance policy towards their services being used to conduct illegal wildlife trading.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Babies Need Their Moms: Stop the Illegal Elephant Trade
Animals  (tags: ELEPHANTS, WILDLIFE TRADE, illegal wildlife trade, animals, animalwelfare, death, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, slaughter, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering )

- 2069 days ago -
Asian elephants are suffering greatly at the hands of poachers. Write to the Department Of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation in Thailand asking they require all baby elephants to be registered upon birth.
FRUSTRATING NEWS! China Breaks 2010 Promise: Still Killing Tigers For Profit
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Illegal Wildlife Trade, China's Illegal Trade in Tiger Parts, Loopholes in China's Allowance of Trade )

- 2182 days ago -
China is still allowing trade in tiger skins of so-called 'legal origin' including 'farmed tigers'. A lack of transparency over how authorities determine the legality of the skins coupled with insufficient enforcement & growing corruption spells disaster.
Creative Experts Meet To Devise Plans For Stopping Illegal Trade In Tigers, Rhinos & Other Endangered Species
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, tigers, rhinos, illegal wildlife trade, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2184 days ago -
Earlier this week, more than 20 participants from diverse areas - including advertising, public health, and wildlife trade - met at a workshop in Hong Kong to discuss strategies for reducing the demand for products made from endangered species.
Rescue of Lion Cub in Beirut Puts Spotlight on Illegal Animal Trade
Animals  (tags: lion cub, illegal wildlife trade, wild animals suffering rescued, animal lebanon )

- 2232 days ago -
The recent rescue of a lion cub from a Downtown Beirut balcony highlights the growing need for regional protection of endangered animals, according to the director of Animals Lebanon, the nongovernmental organization which is now looking after the cub.
Illegal Trade That's Wiping Wildlife Off the Map
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, crime, willife trade, illegal wildlife trade, endangered, humans, killing, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, tigers, sadness, habitat, animaladvocates )

- 2289 days ago -
Immense and increasingly sophisticated illegal trade in wildlife parts, coupled with antiquated enforcement methods, are decimating the world's most beloved species including rhinos, tigers, and elephants on a scale never before seen, according to Wildlif
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 )

- 2379 days ago -
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.
The Lion's Last Roar? Kenya Wakes Up to New Threat to Its Big Cats
Animals  (tags: lions, big cats, widlife, threatened, poachers, tragedy, illegal wildlife trade )

- 2406 days ago -
Mighty as they are, lions are a vulnerable lot, says Dr Charles Musyoki, the Kenya Wildlife Service scientist in charge of "other threatened species" apart from elephants and rhinos. In less than a century, countries like Nigeria have lost all their
Would-Be Wildlife Smuggler Gets Three Bags Full
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, smuggling, illegal wildlife trade )

- 2471 days ago -
A man was detained by authorities at the Suvarnabhumi International Airport yesterday as he tried to smuggle live snakes, tortoises, squirrels, spiders, lizards and even a parrot--out of the country inside three suitcases.
South Africa's Rhino Death Toll for 2010 Skyrockets to 304
Animals  (tags: rhinos, poaching, South Africa, illegal wildlife trade, China, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, slaughter, sadness, protection, killing, humans, extinction, environment, endangered, crime, cruelty, conservation, animals, animalrights, animaladvocates )

- 2530 days ago -
South Africa's rhino death toll reached at least 304 rhinos last week, which is more than double the amount killed last year and OVER 23 TIMES as many rhinos that were killed in 2007. The annual number has increased exponentially every year since 2007.
Thailand Strengthens Commitment to Curb Illegal Wildlife Trade
Animals  (tags: animals, animal welfare, asia, illegal wildlife trafficking, illegal wildlife trade )

- 2689 days ago -
More than 50 airport staff from Hat Yai International Airport (including check-in counter attendants, baggage handlers, Customs and immigration officers, police and security officials) and nearby wildlife checkpoint officers have just completed 4 days of
Wildlife E-Trade Curbs Endorsed
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, illegal wildlife trade, e-trade, internet, environment, wildlife, protection )

- 2798 days ago -
Stricter measures to control the illegal trade in wildlife over the Internet were endorsed at the 15th Conference of the Parties (CoP 15) of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) meeting here
Clamping Down on Illegal Wildlife Trade
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, illegal wildlife trade, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 2799 days ago -
The illegal sale of wildlife is fairly common in eastern Ontario, particularly for turtles and wolf-dog hybrids.

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