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The Dirty Secret Behind Rhino Horn Consumption
Animals  (tags: south africa, government, rhino, rhinoceros, macpherson, fungus, fungi, endangered species, wildlife, asia, india, petition, nail biting, rhino horn capsules, kenya, elephant, poaching, human hair, myth, fountain of youth, aphrodisiac, keratin )

- 1912 days ago -
It is time to dispel the myths of rhinoceros horn being an effective aphrodisiac and the purported fountain of youth. Let us shed light on how our ignorance is killing off an endangered species.
Elephant Tusks for Black Market Seized
Animals  (tags: poaching, elephants, Tanzania, Kenya, China, Nigeria, crates containing ivory, illegal airport smuggling, CITES, sign petitions, African elephant, Asian elephant, black market trade, ivory stockpiles, Vietnam, Asian black market, ivory trade ban )

- 1947 days ago -
Victories in Kenya and Vietnam airports reveal a cautionary tale about the continued prevalence of black market industries manipulating around international trade mandates to facilitate the ongoing demand for elephant tusks.
Just Like Mum! Cheetah Cubs Pictured Climbing Trees at Masai Mara Safari Camp
Animals  (tags: Cheetah, Safari camp, Wild life, Kenya, picture )

- 2066 days ago -
Still covered in their baby fluff and balancing on legs that seem too long for their bodies, these young cubs look to be a long way from joining the ranks of adult cheetahs.
ACTION ALERT! Say NO to the Slaughter and Mutilation of Lions in Tanzania
Animals  (tags: wildlife, lion, Tanzania, slaughter, Amboseli, Kenya )

- 2067 days ago -
According to a January 2011 report by Wildlife Direct, "Two lions have been found dead and their bodies mutilated after being deliberately poisoned in Tanzania. Sign this petition urging Tanzanian authorities to step up protection
Predators Everywhere!
Animals  (tags: animals, cheetahs, lions, wild dogs, kenya, samburu, buffalo springs, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2094 days ago -
Wildlifedirect : Predator sightings over the past few weeks have been quite remarkable. We have been fortunate to see predators almost daily. We recently had one of the most amazing single day of predator sightings in Samburu and Buffalo Springs
Rise of Nairobi's Puppy Mill Industry
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, dogs, pets, suffering, abuse, Nairobi, Kenya, puppy mills, breedin and selling, car windows, animal hawkers, prohibited, stress, rabits, exotic birds )

- 2173 days ago -
Their eyes barely open, the palm-sized pups suckle and squirm against their mother's belly. Three months from now, the wide-eyed puppies will be peering through car windows on Peponi road, dangling from Samwel's thrusting arm, hoping to find new homes.
Kenya Wildlife Rangers Kill Three Elephant Poachers
Animals  (tags: kenya, africa elephants slaughtered, ivory trade, elephant poachers, shot dead, kenya wildlife rangers )

- 2177 days ago -
Three suspected poachers were shot dead in Kenya in the past week in two incidents for killing five elephants, Kenyan wildlife authorities said on Monday.
Farmers Vs Lions : A Battle to the Death in Kenya
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, lions, human-animal conflict, Kenya, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, humans )

- 2343 days ago -
For the cattle-herder, it was Newton's Third Law in practice. Lions north of Kenya's Maasai Mara National Reserve killed a couple of his cows, so he took an equal and opposite reaction, and poisoned three lions. The man was arrested and admitted to
8 More Lions Killed - Kenya Government Now Discussing Carbofuran Poisoning
Animals  (tags: lions, africa, kenya, poisoned, discovery, carbofuran poisning, cruelty, suffering, villagers, farmers )

- 2352 days ago -
Three lions, two adult females and one adolescent male were poisoned on the 25th of April in the Masai Mara. The culprit was caught with a tub of the pesticide alleged to be Furadan or a carbofuran based pesticide. A camel that had been killed by lions
Kenya, Tanzania in Joint Wildlife Census
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, census, Kenya, Tanzania, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals )

- 2425 days ago -
Kenya and Tanzania on Sunday began a joint census in Amboseli to assess the impact recent prolonged drought had on wildlife.
Kenya Losing Wild Animals at Alarming Rate
Animals  (tags: kenya, wild animals, endangered, disappearing, humans, killing, wildlife )

- 2431 days ago -
The number of carnivorous animals in the country is on the decline and the government is worried. From cheetahs, lions and leopards to stripped hyena's and African wild dogs, their population has been dwindling at an alarming rate, a trend that is
Kenya and Tanzania Disagree on Ivory Trade
Animals  (tags: Kenya, Tanzania, disagreement, CITES, elephants, ivory, Doha, Qatar, 15th convention, endangered animals, ban, confiscated, AEC, deal, sale, Kenya Wildlife Service, SSN, protection, conservation )

- 2432 days ago -
Lobbying on the status of international trade in ivory has intensified ahead of next month's 15th Convention Of International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) in Doha, Qatar.
Kenya Unveils Plan to Save Lions, Cheetahs From Extinction
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, Kenya, environment, big cats, endangered, extinction, protection, wildlife )

- 2436 days ago -
Kenya is scaling up conservation efforts to restore dwindling numbers of large carnivores lost to shrinking habitats and conflicts with humans, the country's wildlife agency said.
ACTION ALERT: No Bullring in Kenya!
Animals  (tags: kenya, bullfights, bulls drugged, abused, tormented, exploitated, cruelty )

- 2455 days ago -
Recently CAS International was informed on the plan to build a bullring in Western Kenya (Africa). In this part of Kenya (especially in Kakamega) bullfights are already organized in the fields.
Elephant Kills US Tourists in Kenya
Animals  (tags: kenya, tragedy, elephant, tramples lady and child, conflicts, wild animals )

- 2477 days ago -
An American tourist and her one-year-old child have been trampled to death by an elephant in Kenya, officials say. They were walking in a group in Mount Kenya Forest with a tour guide when the elephant attacked.

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