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Animals  (tags: tigers, animal welfare, temple, Thailand, wildlife, wild animals, extinction, wildlife trade, cats, conservation, animalcruelty, crime, cruelty, extinction, investigation, protection, slaughter, suffering, death )

- 7 days ago -
Tigers at Thailand famed Tiger Temple live in cramped concrete enclosures. A new report links the monastery, which houses 147 tigers, to the black market tiger trade.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Applaud Hong Kong for Banning Ivory
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, elephants, wildlife trade, protection, animals, animalrights, animalwelfare, slaughter, animaladvocates )

- 26 days ago -
Applaud decision of Hong Kong leadership to ban the import and export of ivory.
Islamic Clerics Declare Fatwa on Poachers in Indonesia and Malaysia
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife trade, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

- 32 days ago -
Muslim clerics in Indonesia and Malaysia have become unlikely warriors in the battle to save endangered animals, declaring wildlife poaching a sin in the two Muslim-majority nations.
Local and Global Forces Unite to Save Madagascar's Radiated Tortoise
Animals  (tags: protection, endangered, wildlife trade, radiated tortoises, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

- 39 days ago -
Battered by habitat loss and increasing human predation, the speciesâEUR(TM) steep decline has not gone unnoticed by international NGOs and traditional local communities.
Bellavista No More: Peru's Infamous Wildlife Market Reduced to Rubble
Animals  (tags: cruelty, wildlife trade, Peru, animals, animalwelfare, goodnews, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 45 days ago -
Law enforcement has bulldozed Bellavista, one of Peru's most nefarious illegal wildlife trafficking markets, located in the city of Pucallpa in Ucayali province
Inside Mong La, the Myanmar Town Where You Can Buy Drugs, Sex, and Endangered Animals
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife trade, killing, wildanimals, wildlife, suffering, protection )

- 58 days ago -
Several upmarket shops in the town center sold complete sets of antlers, tiger skins, and a range of animal-based products such as wine. Some restaurants and casinos offered expensive wildlife dishes, including pangolin meat.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save the Vaquita!
Animals  (tags: endangered, animals, animalwelfare, vaquita, wildlife trade, law, animaladvocates, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 81 days ago -
Tell the U.S. government to take immediate action to stop the illegal wildlife trade transiting through the U.S. to China to help ensure the survival and recovery of the vaquita.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Pass the Global Anti-Poaching Act and Stop Wildlife Trafficking
Animals  (tags: anti poaching legislation, wildlife trade, poaching, protection, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, killing, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 98 days ago -
The U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee just approved the Global Anti-Poaching Act to go before the U.S. House of Representatives for a vote âEUR" and we need to get it passed as soon as possible.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Endangered Clouded Leopards
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, cats, wildlife trade, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animalcruelty )

- 104 days ago -
The commercial trade of clouded leopardsâEUR"for their pelts, teeth, and bonesâEUR"continues to grow. Pelts are sold in Burma, China, Cambodia, Laos, Nepal and Thailand. Clouded leopard meat is also featured on menus in China and Thailand.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell China to Clamp Down on Trade in Endangered Species
Animals  (tags: China, wildlife trade, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, killing, animalcruelty )

- 115 days ago -
There is a global problem of many species being pushed to the brink of extinction. These include rhinos, tigers, primates, turtles, pangolins, reptiles, and manta rays. Wildlife is under siege, and one of the main causes is China and its insatiable dem
TAKE ACTION NOW! Take a Stand Against the Trafficking of Africa's Great Apes
Animals  (tags: apes, wildlife trade, protection, animals, animalwelfare, animalrights, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, humans )

- 150 days ago -
An estimated 3,000 great apes are lost every year as a result of the black market ape trade. These trafficked apes end up in zoos, amusement parks, and research facilities or as part of private animal collections.

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

- 179 days ago -
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 )

- 193 days ago -
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.
TAKE ACTION NOW - Help Stop the Illegal Ivory Trade ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, poaching, elephants, ivory trade )

- 196 days ago -
Poaching steals the lives of innocent elephants and threatens the native wildlife that many Tanzanian citizens believe to be a valuable part of their national identity and heritage.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Africa's Wildlife From Poaching!
Animals  (tags: technology, wildlife trade, stop rhino poaching, rhinos, endangered, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, habitat, environment )

- 197 days ago -
New technology that detects poaching offers the best hope for saving endangered mega-fauna like the South African rhinoceros. The Real-time Anti-Poaching Intelligence Device (RAPID for short) can be fitted directly on to the rhino where it reports on his

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