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FL Has Worst Invasive Reptile/Amphibian Problem in the World.
Animals  (tags: florida, animals, exotic pets, snakes, lizards, AnimalWelfare, conservation, cruelty, endangered, environment, ethics, humans, investigation, killing, pets, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1081 days ago - todaysthv.com
There's an invasion going on in Florida. Researchers at the University of Florida say the state has the worst invasive reptile and amphibian problem in the world. Many of the animals have been traced back to the exotic pet trade. VIDEO
Crocodile Kisses Can Make You Sick | Herald Sun
Animals  (tags: humans, investigation, pets, reptiles, animals, bearded dragons, lizards )

Joan
- 1197 days ago - heraldsun.com.au
NEVER smile at a crocodile - and don't even think about kissing one. Unusual-pet vet Dr Brendon Carmel says reptile kissing is riskier than it looks, and it already looks risky enough.
ACTION ALERT: Reptiles Are as Much Animals as Dogs and Cats Are, and Deserve to Be Saved From Abusive Owners! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: reptiles, lizards, abused, mistreated, legalisation laws, protection, cruelty )

Simone
- 1201 days ago - change.org
Hi everyone, recently our reptile rescue group came across a seriously emaciated bearded dragon lizard on craigslist. Every bone in his spine, legs, and skull were showing through his skin. His spine is extremely malformed due to lack of nutrition.
Flat-Tailed Horned Lizard Won't Be Listed as An Endangered Species
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, politics, animalwelfare, lizards, flat tailed horned lizard, wildlife, wild animals )

Cal
- 1280 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Monday announced that a squat lizard with dragon-like head spines does not need protection under the Endangered Species Act...
Snake Eat Whole Lizard
Animals  (tags: bizarre, strange, weird, animals, snakes, lizards )

Ovesus
- 1296 days ago - wackyowl.com
We know more or less about the eating habit of snakes. Some of them take foods bigger than their size and the way they swallow the prey is a true wonder to watch out. As these pictures demonstrate
Indonesia's Dragons Draw Tourists to 'Jurassic' Islands
Animals  (tags: Indonesia, tourists, Komodo dragons, lizards, kill, tourists )

Tarequl
- 1354 days ago - independent.co.uk
They don't breathe fire but Komodo dragons - the largest lizards in the world - can kill a buffalo or any one of the intrepid tourists who flock to their deserted island habitats.
Indonesia's Exotic-Skins Trade
Animals  (tags: Trade, skin, animals, snakes, lizards, crocodiles )

Tarequl
- 1411 days ago - petaasiapacific.com
Every year in the exotic-skins industry, millions of snakes, lizards, crocodiles, and other animals are grotesquely abused and cruelly killed. Welfare is never a consideration for those who hunt, poach, farm, abuse, and kill these animals to turn ...
ACTION ALERT: Cartier Stop Using Exotic Skins ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: horrific cruelty, video evidence, lizards, snakes, skinned alive, tortured, extoic skin trade, cartier )

Simone
- 1436 days ago - animals.change.org
A shocking new video investigation into the exotic skins trade reveals the horrific methods used to kill reptiles. The Swiss TV Station, Schweizer Fernsehen recently released a 15 minute news report on the skin trade. The video shows live lizards with
Lizards Facing Extinction
Animals  (tags: lizards, extinction, wildlife, environment, sadness )

Lone
- 1584 days ago - sfgate.com
Lizard populations on five continents are becoming extinct because of rising global temperatures, and if climate change continues unabated, 6 percent of the world's lizard
Raft or Bridge: How Did Iguanas Reach Tiny Pacific Islands?
Animals  (tags: Scientists, Islands, lizards, inhabit )

Nancy
- 1706 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Scientists have long puzzled over how iguanas, a group of lizards mostly found in the Americas, came to inhabit the isolated Pacific islands of Fiji and Tonga.
New Lizard Species Discovered in India
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, lizards, species discovered, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1811 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Scientists from the Bombay Natural History Society, with help from Villanova University in the USA, have discovered a new species of lizard, named Cnemaspis kolhapurensis.
400 Rare Lizards Released Into Wild as Part of 'Rescue Operation' for UK's Reptiles and Amphibians
Animals  (tags: animals, amphibians, lizards, release, environment, AnimalWelfare, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1838 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Almost 400 of the UK's rarest lizards are being carefully prepared for release into the wild at sites across England and Wales, starting at a National Trust owned nature reserve in Surrey.
Reptile Wrangler Lives to Save Beloved Snakes
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, reptiles, snakes, lizards, rescues, monitors )

Raffi
- 1896 days ago - sfgate.com
"Rattlesnake at Bishop Ranch," he tells his assistant, Laurie Osborne. "I'll get this one." Images A green tree python stares at a visitor at Sonoma County ...Guests at the Bishop's Ranch retreat in Healdsburg get a ...Al Wolf examines a savannah
Increase in Reptile Smuggling Worries Wildlife Officials
Animals  (tags: animals, lizards, smuggling, reptiles, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1922 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
An alarming increase in the smuggling of reptiles such as monitor lizards, snakes and turtles in the Tarai belt of Uttar Pradesh bordering Nepal has prompted the Wildlife Crime Control Bureau to issue an alert.
Four Arrested for Smuggling Endangered Lizards
Animals  (tags: animals, smuggling, lizards, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1930 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Four persons were arrested here for allegedly trying to smuggle 21 endangered Monitor Lizards worth lakhs of rupees to Nepal.
 

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