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Airport Staff Take on Traffickers
Animals  (tags: animals, trafficking, Thailand, airports, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1865 days ago - bangkokpost.com
Jointly organised by the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry and Airports of Thailand (AoT), the campaign is aimed at stopping the growing problem of wildlife trafficking through the airport.
Thailand Calls for Wildlife Trade Enforcement
Animals  (tags: wildlife, Thailand, enforcement, illegal trade, trafficking, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1867 days ago - voanews.com
The Thai government is calling for broader regional support to police illegal wildlife trafficking, especially to China. Thailand is training more than 200 Bangkok airport personnel to assist in the recovery of wildlife trafficked through the
Why the Caged Birds Break Our Hearts
Animals  (tags: birds, illegal trade, trafficking, animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, cruelty )

Cher
- 1884 days ago - deccanherald.com
The trade and trafficking of all wildlife including wild birds is illegal. Birds are transported via the railways and the airlines. They are stuffed into cartons or cages, covered with gunny sacks and sent as unaccompanied baggage.
Exposing the Puppy Traffickers! Video!
Animals  (tags: puppies, trafficking, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, pets )

Cher
- 1887 days ago - giveanimalsavoice.org.uk
Puppy trafficking is a lucrative business. Tiny puppies are bred in large numbers to be sold by some pet shops, via the internet and through local newspaper adverts. Many puppies fall sick and sadly some die, very often once you've paid out hundreds, or
Animal Traffickers Plundering Forests
Animals  (tags: animals, trafficking, illegal, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, endangered, extinction, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1897 days ago - nicatimes.net
The illegal animal trade in Nicaragua is thriving. Animal trafficking is considered a $20 billion annual industry, the most lucrative black market trade after arms and drugs, according to the Brazil-based Network to combat Wild Animal Trafficking.
Become a Tiger Conservation Friend Today!
Animals  (tags: tiger conservation, tiger conservation friend, advocate, fighting against tiger trade, trafficking, reports, actions )

Simone
- 2164 days ago - savethetigerfund.org
By signing up as a conservation friend, you will voice your support for wild tiger conservation. Tiger conservation friends have the option to recieve our electronic CATT alerts that bring breaking news to your email box about our Campaign Against
Four Persons Arrested in Nepal for Illegal Wildlife Trade
Animals  (tags: four persons, charged, illegal wildlife trading, trafficking, tiger skins seized )

Simone
- 2173 days ago - tradingmarkets.com
The Nepali Police have arrested four persons along with six sets of tiger skin from a forest in Kanchanpur district in far-western Nepal, some 500 km west of Kathmandu, the National News Agency RSS reported on Monday.
3 Poachers Arrested
Animals  (tags: african wildlife, poachers, wild animals, trafficking, destruction )

Simone
- 2183 days ago - maratriangle.wildlifedirect.org
The patrol team went out this morning along the border towards Mara Bridge, it was a routine patrol without any prior information. They continued their patrol on foot for 6 kilometres along the drainage line and caught up with three poachers near the
Fighting the Wildlife Trade
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, poaching, trafficking, wildlife officials, organization, fighting, wild animals, protection )

Simone
- 2239 days ago - worldwildlife.org
Illegal wildlife trade is one of the primary threats to a large number of species. Since 1970, for instance, more than 90 percent of the world's wild rhinos have disappeared, slaughtered by the thousands for one primary reason: their magnificent horns.
Wildlife Trading Ring "Dismantled" on Sino-Russian Border
Animals  (tags: wildlife, trafficking, poaching, ring dismantled, wildlife officers, protection, endangered animals )

Simone
- 2249 days ago - panda.org
Key members of a smuggling ring trading tiger skins and bear parts into China will face trial in March after a 6 month operation in which WWF and TRAFFIC provided technical assistance to customs, police and navy officials in the Russian far east.
Cameroon: 1,200 Parrots Rescued at Airport
Animals  (tags: parrots, trafficking, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2277 days ago - africanews.com
Over 1,200 exotic African Grey Parrots have been seized from traffickers in Cameroon after 2 two shipments were intercepted by the Ministry of Forests and Wildlife in Douala International Airport. The parrots were being illegally shipped to Bahrain and
Malaysian Wildlife Officers Foil Animal Smugglers
Animals  (tags: wildlife, trafficking, black market, smugglers, poachers, wildlife officers )

Simone
- 2293 days ago - feeds.bignewsnetwork.com
Officers from the wildlife department launched raids on two houses in the eastern state of Kelantan, Friday and seized three live female pangolins, two skinned pangolins, a skinned bat, the head and legs of a mountain goat, body parts and meat of wild
Vietnam Jails 8 for Poisoning Tiger for Sale on Black Market
Animals  (tags: tigers, poachers, endangered, tiger killers, wildlife, trafficking, black market, extinction )

Simone
- 2432 days ago - earthtimes.org
A court in southern Vietnam has sentenced eight men to up to 11 years and six months in prison for poisoning a tiger in a zoo and stealing the carcass to sell on the black market for Asian medicine, an official said Tuesday. The men, ages between 22 and
Tracking Down the Illegal Civet Cat
Animals  (tags: civet cat, endangered, extinction, markets, illegal trade, wildlife, trafficking, sars )

Simone
- 2459 days ago - cnn.com
The first time I heard of a civet cat was when I was in Iraq as an embedded reporter in the spring of 2003. Every now and then we would be able to dial in some radio news coverage from the desert and I still remember hearing one report about a new
Greedy Poachers Threaten Bear Population in B.C.
Animals  (tags: black bears, bears, poaching, slaughter, bear bile, trafficking, cruetly, extinction )

Simone
- 2461 days ago - canada.com
B.C. bears are being killed by greedy poachers looking to cash in on the illegal international trade in bear bile - and that's putting some local bear populations in trouble. "From what we know of trafficking and poaching, certain areas are targeted,

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