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Biggest Threat to Animals: The Internet
Animals  (tags: endangered animals, internet, threatened animals, illegal wildlife trading )

Simone
- 1613 days ago - nypost.com
The Internet has emerged as one of the greatest threats to rare species, fueling the illegal wildlife trade and making it easier to buy everything from live baby lions to wine made from tiger bones, conservationists and law enforcement officers said
Wildlife E-Trade Curbs Endorsed
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, illegal wildlife trade, e-trade, internet, environment, wildlife, protection )

Cher Away
- 1614 days ago - thepeninsulaqatar.com
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
ACTION ALERT; Justice for Rigsby- Beheaded By Three Teenagers!!!!
Animals  (tags: rigsby, stolen, investigation, internet, controvers, teenagers, beheaded, outrage, crime, punishment )

Simone
- 1654 days ago - rigsbyjustice.net
On January 20, 2010 an image surfaced on the internet depicting a hand holding a recently removed dog's head. Much investigation has been done since then and the criminals responsible for the horrific offense are closer than ever to being brought to
ACTION ALERT: Cat's Cause: Speak For Those Who Can't Speak For Themselves! LETS GET ANIMAL CRUELTY GROUPS REMOVED
Animals  (tags: facebook, internet, animal cruelty groups formed, animal abusers, removal, animal welfre, censorship )

Simone
- 1668 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The website www.facebook.com gives members the ability to create opinionated groups online. Some of these groups have displays in the title, description and even pictures of animals enduring or who have endured abuse and death.
Internet Allowing Illegal Animal Trade: Activist
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, illegal animal trade, internet, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1678 days ago - google.com
Illegal wildlife traders are turning to the Internet to reach a wider customer base, circumvent laws and evade authorities, an animal rights activist told a conference on Sunday.
How Much Is That Doggy on the Internet?
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, puppies, selling, internet, pets, protection, environment )

Cher Away
- 1709 days ago - rspca.org.uk
This Christmas we are warning parents about the risk of being conned by 'counterfeit' puppies - puppies being sold with fake vaccination cards and fake pedigree papers (if any) by sellers who either won't disclose, or lie about, where the puppies come
Activists' Detective Work Brings a Sadist to Justice! Video!
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, dogs, YouTube, justice, internet, environment, pets, protection, suffering )

Cher Away
- 1715 days ago - all-creatures.org
Man who threw dog off bridge and posted video online is brought to justice by horrified Internet users
13 of the Best Animal Welfare Resources on the Web
Animals  (tags: animal welfare resources, animal advocates, internet, actions )

Simone
- 1732 days ago - animalwelfare.change.org
Here is a baker's dozen, in no particular order, of some the best animal welfare resources on the web. I chose to highlight sites on specific topics, rather than feature the nonprofit organizations we all know and love, to give you the resources to get de
Facebook, Twitter and Myspace To Help Dogs In Rescues Find Homes
Animals  (tags: dog adoptions, shelter pets, homeless animals, facebooks, internet, promoting animal adoptions )

Simone
- 1788 days ago - dogmagazine.net
The Advertising Council, in partnership with The Humane Society of the United States and Maddie's Fund, announced today the launch of The Shelter Pet Project, a national public service advertising (PSA) campaign, designed to encourage pet lovers
Endangered Gorillas Go Online: Befriend a Real Gorilla for $1
Animals  (tags: gorillas, conservation, endangered, protection, internet, friends )

Simone
- 1790 days ago - ecoworldly.com
The Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) is launching a high-tech initiative in an effort to promote awareness, tourism, and gorilla conservation. The unique Friend a Gorilla project will launch on September 26th in Kampala. Gorilla enthusiasts will now be
Can There Be a Day Without Cats on the Internet?
Animals  (tags: cats, internet, exposure, comic cats, piano playing cats, various cartoon cats, video cats )

Raffi
- 1808 days ago - chron.com
A day without cats on the Internet. That's the goal for today set by Urlesque.com, AOL's site that highlights Web trends. Can it be done? "It will be hard," admitted Stephen Lenz, Urlesque.com editor. "But cats are overexposed, and they just need
Dozen Snakes on Craig's List Confiscated as Part of Crackdown
Animals  (tags: pythons, Craig's List, police, confiscation, sales, internet )

Raffi
- 1819 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
A dozen pythons about to be sold illegally on Craig's List were seized by Florida wildlife officials, as part of a crackdown on the huge nonnative snakes that have colonized the Everglades. Lt. Steve DeLacure, an investigator for the Florida Fish
Poachers Go High Tech
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife trade, internet, AnimalWelfare, environment, killing, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, habitat )

Cher Away
- 1892 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
With high-tech peddlers increasingly turning to cyberspace an easy route to carry wildlife trade, it's time the enforcement agencies in India wake up to this threat and initiate web patrolling to curb the menace, experts say.
Ont. Woman Faces Charges of Sexually Assaulting Dog and Child on Webcam
Animals  (tags: animals, bestiality, dogs, sexual abuse, kids, webcam, internet, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, environment, pets, cruelty, protection )

Cher Away
- 1942 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
A woman in Lakeshore, Ont., has been charged with sexually assaulting her young child and dog and broadcasting the acts over the Internet via a webcam.
Endangered Turtles Race to Save Their Future
Animals  (tags: news, endangered species, leatherback, turtles, tortoises, extinction, habitat, conservation, wild animals, animals, good news, Internet, wildlife )

PinkMindy
- 1954 days ago - cnn.com
The race between the turtle and the hare has never been a fair match, but with the help from some high-tech tracking devices,conservation officials hope to raise awareness of the plight of the leatherback tortoises.

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