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ACTION ALERT: Stop the Trophy Hunting of Grizzlies !!!
Animals  (tags: B.C. grizzlies, bears, wild animals, massacred, hunted, killed, trophy hunters, destruction )

Simone
- 1571 days ago - kintera.org
In a few weeks, the B.C. government will open the sport-hunting season for grizzly and other bears, even though the majority of British Columbians oppose it. Join people around the world who are calling on the B.C. government to protect grizzly bears
10,811 B.C. Grizzlies Killed Since '77
Animals  (tags: BC grizzlies, killed, hunted, trophy hunters, endangered, protection, national parks )

Simone
- 1597 days ago - calgaryherald.com
Of those, almost 90 per cent were legally killed by trophy hunters, many of them Americans with guide-outfitters, and the rest by various means, including road-and rail-kills, poaching, trapping and shooting the bears for posing a threat or nuisance
ACTION ALERT: Ban Canned Hunting, Also Referred to as Fenced-In Shooting Preserves!!
Animals  (tags: canned hunts, semi tame wild animals enclosed, gunned down, slaughtered, trophy hunters, cruelty )

Simone
- 1691 days ago - animalwelfare.change.org
Canned hunting operations, also referred to as "shooting preserves" or "game ranches," are private trophy hunting facilities that offer their customers the opportunity to kill exotic and native animals that are trapped within enclosures. Some facilities
Reward for Grizzly 'Maximus' Poacher Raised to More Than $11,000
Animals  (tags: investigation, maximus, huge grizzly bear, gunned down, killed, trophy hunters, reward to find poachers, tragedy, beautiful wild bear )

Simone
- 1704 days ago - missoulian.com
Maximus was a trophy, a behemoth bear towering 7 1/2 feet and tipping the scales at more than 800 pounds. He wasn't a troublemaker, wasn't killing cattle or raiding cabins. He was, in the words of the local bear biologist, just "a big, beautiful, wild
Fish & Wildlife Troopers Taking Aim on Poachers in Southern Oregon
Animals  (tags: wildlife, slaughtered, trophy hunters, poaching, southern oregon, cruelty )

Simone
- 1704 days ago - kezi.com
Just last week, OSP Fish & Wildlife Division troopers seized the carcass of a large 4X4 buck that was shot at a local area golf course. The 67-year old Medford man who shot it wanted the head for a taxidermy mount. Another man then tagged the buck with
PLZ TAKE ACTION: Stop Trophy Hunting!
Animals  (tags: trophy hunters, endangered, extinction, canned hunting, destructions, destroyers, humans )

Simone
- 1872 days ago - league.org.uk
Trophy hunting is the stalking and killing of wild animals for 'sport'. The League believe this multi-million pound international industry is causing an irreversible decline in some of the world's most threatened species and campaigns to see it abolished
PLEASE TAKE ACTION: Trophy Hunters To Prey On Delisted Wolves!
Animals  (tags: trophy hunters, delisted, hunted, killed, masacred, wolf advocates, laws, legislation )

Simone
- 1878 days ago - all-creatures.org
an Interior Department rule under the Bush Administration removed gray wolves in the western Great Lakes and northern Rocky Mountains regions from the federal endangered species list. Then Obama froze and seemingly overturned this decision. In round 3,
The Great White Hunted: Plight of Albino Animals
Animals  (tags: hunting, albino animals, wildlife, trophy hunting, trophy hunters, extinction, ethics, environment, conservation, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, society, humans, killing )

Julie
- 1930 days ago - independent.co.uk
Rare albino animals in the wild are being preyed on by bounty hunters eager to scoop up 10 times the amount paid for more common creatures. It is the ultimate hunter's prize. From the timid deer to the rampant tiger: the whiter the animal, the bigger...
Gov Told: Ban Polar Bear Skin Sale
Animals  (tags: english governmetn, wild animals, massacred, polar bears, skin sales, trophy hunters, extinction, endangered )

Simone
- 1974 days ago - thesun.co.uk
ANIMAL welfare groups last night joined Sun readers to urge Gordon Brown to ban the import of polar bear skins. Yesterday we told how the endangered creatures' skins fetch up to £6,300. Our shock exposé also revealed it is LEGAL to ship trophies
Zimbabwe's Elephants Gunned Down By Brits
Animals  (tags: wildlife, zimbabwe elephants, massacred, trophy hunters, destroyers, national parks )

Simone
- 1977 days ago - careforthewild.org
British Trophy Hunters are paying thousands of pounds to gun down entire herds of elephants within the supposed sanctity of Zimbabwe's National parks. Robert Mugabe's regime is actively supporting this brutal exploitation, which attracts hundreds of
U.S. Bans Importation of Polar Bear Trophies From Canada
Animals  (tags: polar bears, listed endangered, goverment, trophy hunters, canada, ban importation of polar bears trophies, conservation )

Simone
- 2249 days ago - earthtimes.org
Polar Bear has been listed a "threatened" species under the Endangered Species Act, effectively closing a loophole in the law that had previously allowed American trophy hunters to kill polar bears in Canada and bring back their heads and hides.
Stop South Africa Killing Big Cats for Sport - PETITION
Animals  (tags: big cats, lions, canned hunts, slaughtered, trophy hunters, killers, destruction, wildanimals )

Simone
- 2286 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Lions and other big cats are being caught and bred for sport, please help stop this awful practise.
Packing Heat on Polar Bears
Animals  (tags: polar bears, threatened species, trophy hunters, Inuit tribes, Canada )

Trudi
- 2308 days ago - salon.com
It's not just the Bush-Cheney oilmen who don't want to list the polar bear as threatened. It's also the trophy hunters and Inuit tribes.With some bears already drowning and starving, environmentalists and Congress members have blamed the listing delay ...
THE AUCTIONING OFF OF 50 WHITE RHINOS FOR KILLING
Animals  (tags: wildlife park, sanctuary, selling white rhino, endangered animals, hunters, trophy hunters, canned hunts )

Simone
- 2332 days ago - animalrightsafrica.org
Protected areas and reserves should be a place of sanctuary for wildlife and conservation agencies have a responsibility towards these animals from the cradle to the grave. The sale of animals in our Parks is driven by an economic imperative. National
Take Action:Protect Bears From Trophy Hunters in Wallkill River National Wildlife Refuge
Animals  (tags: trophy hunters, bear killers, new jersey, national wildlife refuge, bear slaughter )

Simone
- 2333 days ago - community.hsus.org
Though the state of New Jersey has banned bear hunting for the last two years, trophy hunters are making a cynical and underhanded attempt to ram bear hunting into New Jersey through federal land on the Wallkill River National Wildlife Refuge. Please
 

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