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Stopping the Elephant Slaughter - New York Is Set to Take a Major Step
Animals  (tags: World Elephant Day 8/12, ivory, tusks, poachers, killed, sadness, what are we going to do, extinction, Animal Welfare, animal advocates, animals, AnimalCruelty, endangered, protection, suffering, wildlife )

Julie
- 170 days ago - nydailynews.com
NY- It also sets an excellent example for other states and countries: If we are to ensure a future for magnificent and awe-inspiring African elephants, we have to stop humans profiting from their tusks.
A World Without Elephants? Blame China -STOP THE MADNESS!!!
Animals  (tags: Elephants, China, USA, Thailand, Korea, elephants slaughtered, GREED!, poachers, animal welfare, animal advocates, Animal Cruelty, animal rights, extinction, death, endangered, wildlife )

Julie
- 170 days ago - thedailybeast.com
Blame also Japan, along with Thailand and Vietnam. Blame the United States, too. There still is a trade for ivory here, although the Obama administration to its credit did just consummate a ban on the commercial import of African elephant ivory.
Pledge to Help Save Elephants From Poachers
Animals  (tags: elefants, poachers, crime, animalrights, protection )

Carmen
- 172 days ago - animalpetitions.org
The illegal ivory trade killed more than 20,000 elephants in 2013 alone. Just recently, six elephants, including four calves, were killed near Kenya's Tsavo East National Park by poachers looking to get revenge against the authorities.
Petition: Babies Need Their Moms: Stop the Illegal Asian Elephant Trade - The Animal Rescue Site
Animals  (tags: elephants, baby elephants, poachers, tourism, hunting, Safari hunting parks, ivory, Thailand, Burma, Asia, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelt )

Susanne
- 175 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Asian elephants are suffering greatly at the hands of poachers. The illegal elephant trade is flourishing in Thailand & Burma, where wild elephants are captured and sold for their ivory or for tourism. Baby elephants are the most valuable commodities...
Save the South China Tiger -PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: Tigers, extinction, poachers, killed, animals, animal rights, Animal Welfare, death, crime, killed, protection, suffering )

Julie
- 192 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The South China tiger (Panthera tigris amoyensis) is a tiger subspecies that was native to the provinces of Fujian, Guangdong, Hunan, Jiangxi in southern China, and has been classified as critically endangered by IUCN since 1996 as it is possibly extinct
Billionaire Warren Buffett's Son to Fund Anti-Poaching Efforts in Tanzania
Animals  (tags: UNESCO, Tanzania, Howard Buffet, Warren Buffet, poachers, ivory, poaching, anti-poaching, elephants, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered, cruelty, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, conservation, extinction, killing )

Roseann
- 287 days ago - treehugger.com
He will provide a helicopter, equipment, and training to protect threatened wildlife and keep poachers out of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Re-Post : Protect All Tigers From Illegal Trade 'Please Check & Sign'
Animals  (tags: tigers, trade, slaughtered, death, sadness, killing, law, wildanimals, medicine, fur, bones, trophy, poachers )

Borg
- 339 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Bangkok, Thailand - Parts of more than 1400 tigers have been seized across Asia in the past 13 years, according to TRAFFIC's latest analysis of confiscations, which includes new data for 2010-2012. Reduced to Skin and Bones...
Stop Poaching China's Giant Pandas
Animals  (tags: endangered, nature, giant panda, fur, pelt, poachers, habitatdestruction, extinction, crime, wildanimals, medicine )

Borg
- 383 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Poaching giant pandas carries a very severe penalty in China, however, due to the high financial rewards on offer for a panda skin for example, there are hunters that are willing to take the risk.Poaching is the second main reason why giant pandas are...
2013 Was A Shockingly Tough Year For Elephants
Animals  (tags: african elephants, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, endangered, killed, killing, suffering, ''shoot to kill'' policy, 10 million elephants, 20th century, 2014 500, 000, elephants, poaching, poachers )

Barb
- 389 days ago - care2.com
2013 was, it's an understatement to say, a tough year for elephants. Conservationists warned that Africa could lose one-fifth of its elephants unless something is done to halt poachers and that elephants could disappear in the wild in Africa by 2025.
Kenya: Two Poachers Killed As Gun, Tusks Nabbed
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, habitat, endangered, poachers, gunfight )

Jill
- 405 days ago - allafrica.com
Gichure said one of the suspects killed is a notourios poacher believed to be behind the killings of rhinos and elephants in the North tourism circuit.
ALERT: Stop Rhino Poaching in South Africa!! - Sign Now!!
Animals  (tags: poachers, rhino poaching, rhino horn )

Tudor
- 438 days ago - yousign.org
As recently as this month, 8 of these critically endangered species were found dead in the Kruger National Park within 24 hours. The government must put a stop to poaching, or we may not have any rhinos around soon. This als means a blow for tourism.
Cyber-Poachers Hack GPS Collar Data to Pinpoint Tigers
Animals  (tags: poachers, tigers, wildlife, cyber-poachers, GPS, conservation, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, killing, slaughter, habitat, protection, conservation, endangered, extinction )

Roseann
- 493 days ago - treehugger.com
While most illegal hunters faced long days of bushwhacking through the dark jungle in hopes of spotting the big cat before it finds them, a dangerous new breed of cyber-savvy poachers may be on the rise -- using conservation tools to help target their ill
Tibetan Monks Protect Snow Leopards From Poachers
Animals  (tags: Snow Leopards, Tibetan Monks, poachers, wildanimals, wildlife, animaladvocates, endangered, protection )

Roseann
- 499 days ago - takepart.com
The esteemed conservationist George Schaller, looks at how Buddhist monasteries help protect endangered snow leopards on the Tibetan Plateau.
Two Kenya Wildlife Service Rangers Killed By Suspected Poachers
Animals  (tags: wildlife, sadness, rangers, killed, poachers )

Jill
- 558 days ago - awf.org
AWF is saddened by the news that suspected poachers killed two of our friends at Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Thursday, July 18. The two, a unit commanding officer and a ranger, were killed in two separate gunfights with suspected poachers

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