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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 )

- 2810 days ago -
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
Malaysia Jails Man Who Smuggled 95 Snakes on a Plane
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, smuggling, snakes, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2844 days ago -
A notorious wildlife trafficker has been sentenced to six months in jail in Malaysia for attempting to smuggle 95 boa constrictors in his luggage
Public Comment Period Has Been Reopened: Support Federal Ban on Invasive Snakes Sold as 'Pets' ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, snakes, invasive, pets, environment, protection )

- 2886 days ago -
Countless snakes suffer at the hands of greedy exotic-animal dealers who view them as nothing more than merchandise. Every day, these animals, who are mostly wild-caught, die by the hundreds while being transported or are neglected or turned loose by
Help Stop the Trade in Giant Snakes - Take Action!
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, snakes, wildlife, law, environment, ethics, animaladvocates )

- 2888 days ago -
Deadline: July 28th Voice your opinion about a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed ban to the importation and interstate movement of nine species of large constrictor snakes as pets.
Snakes May Be in Decline Worldwide: Study
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, endangered, snakes, wildlife, protection, wildanimals, humans )

- 2933 days ago -
Distinct populations of snake species on three continents have crashed over the last decade, raising fears that the reptiles may be in global decline, according to a study.
200 Exotic Animals Found on Milwaukee's South Side
Animals  (tags: turtles, snakes, crocodiles, hundreds, wildlife )

- 2957 days ago -
Police and employees of area zoos and animal shelters spent much of Thursday removing some of an estimated 200 exotic animals, including at least 24 boa constrictors and more than 12 crocodiles, from a two-story building on Milwaukee's south side, officia
Utah Has a Growing Snake and Reptile Problem
Animals  (tags: snakes, reptiles, problems, environment )

- 2975 days ago -
SALT LAKE CITY -- A lot more of those slithery little guys will be popping their heads out in the next few weeks. An American Fork woman learned that the hard way when she found what is called a "breeding ball" of garter snakes in her yard last week.
Speak Out Against The Python Hunt ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, snakes, hunting, death, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3031 days ago -
Although non-native species do need to be managed, an authorized hunt is an unacceptable answer.
Save Snakes - Boycott The Pet Trade ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, snakes, pets, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3051 days ago -
In recent years snakes have increasingly become popular pets. However, this popularity has had some very undesirable effects on the snakes themselves
Federal Officials Move to Ban Imports of Nine Species of Constrictor Snake
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, snakes, ban, environment, protection )

- 3072 days ago -
Federal officials want to keep nine kinds of constrictor snakes out of the United States, saying they belong to invasive species that pose the single biggest threat to the nation's environment.
New Python Sparks Fears of a `Super Snake'
Animals  (tags: snakes, everglades, animals, kids, dangerous )

- 3079 days ago -
Fears of a new ``super snake'' emerging in the Everglades grew this week during a hunt to track South Florida's invasive python population
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, snakes, pets, ban, environment, protection )

- 3098 days ago -
GIANT SNAKE PICTURES: Alien Species Invading U.S.?
Animals  (tags: animals, snakes, alien species, US, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3168 days ago -
The world's heaviest snake, the green anaconda is one of nine huge alien snake species that may wreak havoc if they take hold in the United States, according to a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) report released this week. (Read full story: "Alien Giant
Rattlesnake Roundups Leading to Demise of Eastern Diamondback
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, snakes, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3188 days ago -
A newly published study shows that "rattlesnake roundups" have depleted populations of eastern diamondback rattlesnakes in the southeastern United States. This once-common species is being pushed toward extinction by hunting pressure, habitat loss, and
11 Pythons Caught In Hunt -
Animals  (tags: snakes, pythons, FLorida, hunt, Everglades, pets )

- 3229 days ago -
It has been one month since trappers started rounding up Burmese pythons in the Florida Everglades. So far, only 11 reptiles have been caught. The python trapping season ends on Oct. 31, but Governor Charlie Crist is reportedly considering extending

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