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Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, wildlife trade, smuggling )

Cal
- 14 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Two traders of beaks from the helmeted hornbill were arrested in Sumatra, Indonesia, on June 12. Authorities confiscated 12 beaks and the two suspects confessed to selling over 120 beaks within the preceding six months.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Hong Kong to Crack Down on Ivory Smuggling!
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, ivory trade, smuggling, Hong Kong laws, smugglers, protection, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, death, wildlife, wildanimals, humans, slaughter )

Cal
- 28 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Clearly, it pays smugglers to take their chances and pay an occasional fine, because the fine is so much less than the end-point sale value of the ivory. Meanwhile, elephants are going extinct at an appalling rate throughout Africa and Asia.
Customs Officials Seize 455 Pangolins Hidden in Crates of Fish in Indonesia
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, smuggling, wildlife trade, wildlife, protection, wildanimals, humans )

Cal
- 50 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Indonesian customs officials foiled an attempt to smuggle 455 dead pangolins to Singapore from an airport in the country's second city of Surabaya, a hotbed of wildlife trafficking.
Florida - Regulate and Enforce Laws Against Exotic Pet Trade
Animals  (tags: exotic pets trade, smuggling, crime, animalwelfare, protection, habitat, wildlife, suffering )

Sabine
- 182 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign and share this petition on all your media sites as we work to encourage the Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission to work with law makers to regulate and enforce their laws governing the ownership and care of exotic pets.
Stop Elephant Ivory Smuggling
Animals  (tags: elephantes, smuggling, ivory trade, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, slaughter, society, suffering, wilda )

Sara
- 291 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Investigate the alleged smuggling of elephant ivory by Chinese officials and business people during a state trip to Tanzania
End The Poaching And Smuggling Of Rhino Horns - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Rhinos, Animal Cruelty, Poaching, Smuggling, Crime, Suffering, Death, Extinction, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 567 days ago - forcechange.com
Global Petition to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (which regulates rhino horn trade) to end the illegal poaching of rhinoceros and smuggling of their horns.
R300 000 Fine for 5 Rhino Horns
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, rhino, smuggling, cruelty, slaughter )

Jill
- 989 days ago - news24.com
Kwang That Thung, 25, who was supposedly in South Africa to learn English, was arrested at OR Tambo International Airport shortly before he was to have boarded a flight to Vietnam on 22 April
INDONESIA: String of Smuggling Attempts Foiled in Jakarta
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, wildlife trade, smuggling, goodnews, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, environment, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

Cal
- 1342 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
A string of smuggling attempts have been stopped in Indonesia at the country's largest and busiest airport, including a case of three slow lorises stuffed into socks and hidden under a trafficker's clothes.
Jakarta's Illegal Trade in Threatened Tortoises and Turtles Persisting, Warns TRAFFIC
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, smuggling )

Jill
- 1469 days ago - traffic.org
The open trade in protected freshwater turtles and tortoises in Jakarta's markets includes a growing number of non-native and threatened species, a new TRAFFIC study warns.
Tanzania: MPs Take Govt to Task Over 'Stolen' Animals
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, smuggling )

Jill
- 1470 days ago - allafrica.com
MPs came down hard on the government yesterday, demanding that it explains the fate of 116 live animals, including four giraffes, and 16 birds, that were smuggled out of the country on November 24, last year.
Live Crocodiles and Turtles Seized in Airport Baggage
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, poached, smuggling )

Jill
- 1548 days ago - traffic.org
Customs officials at Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi Airport have seized close to 500 live protected animals stuffed into four bags, among them hundreds of turtles, tortoises and seven Gharial crocodiles.
The £6bn Trade in Animal Smuggling
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, smuggling, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

CherAway
- 1637 days ago - independent.co.uk
Animal smuggling has grown to a £6bn-a-year criminal industry, and is exceeded only by the drugs and arms trades. Its illicit profits are a major source of funding for terrorist and militia groups, including al-Qa'ida, and the snaring and slaughtering
Would-Be Wildlife Smuggler Gets Three Bags Full
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, smuggling, illegal wildlife trade )

Jill
- 1661 days ago - traffic.org
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.
Tax Authority Confiscates Cheetah Cubs
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cheetah cubs, smuggling, environment, protection, wildlife )

CherAway
- 1677 days ago - allafrica.com
Officials at the Ethiopian Revenues and Customs Authority (ERCA) handed over four cheetah cubs to the Ethiopian Wildlife Conservation Authority (EWCA) that were confiscated last week in Denbel Arapea, in Dire Dawa City, while allegedly being smuggled
The Case of the Smuggled Turtles Ends in Two Arrests
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, turtles, smuggling, environment, protection, wildlife )

CherAway
- 1690 days ago - newsfeed.time.com
Two Japanese men were apprehended and charged at Los Angeles International airport on Monday for committing the crime of turtle smuggling
 

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