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Hunting & Wildlife Trade in Asia
Animals  (tags: animals, hunting, wildlife trade, Asia, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 1912 days ago - wcs.org
In Asia, trade in wildlife products in the form of meat, pets, trophies, and medicine is escalating at an alarming rate. This unprecedented boom is due to a combination of factors, including habitat loss, road-building that links forests to markets,
PLZ TAKE ACTION; TORN FROM THE WILD- NEPAL MONKEYS TORTURED/ USED FOR VIVISECTION
Animals  (tags: nepal monkeys, kmothers killed, wildlife trade, tortured, animal testing, vivisection, gateway to hell, animal advocates, protests )

Simone
- 1951 days ago - tinyurl.com
The BUAV has obtained shocking never-seen-before footage of the trapping of wild monkeys in Cambodia destined for factory farms supplying the international research industry. Appallingly, the monkeys were even hunted inside a nature reserve in
Tigers Under Threat
Animals  (tags: tigers, wildlife trade, animals, AnimalWelfare, tiger farms, environment, habitat, endangered, extinction, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2122 days ago - ifaw.org
<p>A new and significant threat to tigers in the wild comes from large scale tiger farms in China. Tigers are being speed-bred at these farms to supply tiger bone and other body parts for commercial trade in the hope that China will one day allow the</p>
PETITION TO BAN BIRDS IN CAGES AND THE TRADE IN AUSTRALIAN NATIVE BIRDS! SIGN PETITION!!
Animals  (tags: birds, cages, Australia, wildlife trade, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 2128 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The caging of birds is cruel. Most of Australia's native birds can be bought and sold with or without licences - destined for a traumatic existence and confined for life in a cage. These birds are deprived of every natural instinct,
Thai Tiger Temple a Con Job, Says Wildlife Group
Animals  (tags: tigers, temple, con, accusations, CWI, animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife trade, protection, environment, habitat, endangered, extinction, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2129 days ago - travel.asiaone.com
THAILAND'S famed tiger temple, where monks walk around with tigers - and make money from tourists - is facing accusations that it is a con job, where tigers are traded on the quiet with Laos in violation of the law.
Government May Lift Bird Import Ban
Animals  (tags: birds, wildlife trade, import ban, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2160 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Despite Tony Blairs promise to ban the import of wild birds permanently, the government has recently revealed that the ban may only be temporary. Wildlife Extra (WE) enquired, via our local MP, Bill Wiggins, as to whether there were any plans to extend
SACEP to Combat Illegal Trade in Wildlife in South Asia
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, illegal, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2162 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
The South Asia Cooperative Environment Programme (SACEP) on Thursday made its "Jaipur Declaration" suggesting measures to combat illegal trade in wildlife in South Asian countries including India and Pakistan.
Turning Star Turtle
Animals  (tags: star turtles, wildlife trade, animals, AnimalWelfare, highly endangered, environment, extinction, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2171 days ago - dnaindia.com
Defying all rules and regulations of wildlife trade, star turtles are being sold openly in the city. The highly endangered turtle can be bought at a virtually throwaway price at Crawford market. Acting on a tip off, volunteers of Plant and Animal Welfare
Asian Turtle Conservation Program
Animals  (tags: Asian turtles, conservation, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, habitat, wildlife trade )

Cher
- 2178 days ago - wcs.org
In Southeast Asia, habitat loss is occurring at a rapid rate, posing a grave threat to wildlife. Yet for tortoises and freshwater turtles, the greatest threat to their long-term survival has become exploitation for trade, as animals are sold for food,
Hunting & Wildlife Trade in Africa
Animals  (tags: animals, hunting, wildlife trade, Africa, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2178 days ago - wcs.org
WCS actively addresses the critical issue of hunting and wildlife trade in Africa with a broad portfolio of projects. Many of these projects are based in central Africa where hunting and wildlife trade pose serious threats to biodiversity.
Hunting & Wildlife Trade in Latin America
Animals  (tags: animals, hunting, wildlife trade, Latin America, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2178 days ago - wcs.org
WCS's Hunting & Wildlife Trade Program was established in response to an overwhelming threat to wildlife in tropical forests today: unsustainable hunting and trade in wild animals and their parts. WCS has been a leader in addressing hunting issues in
Hunting Pushes Asia's Wildlife To Extinction
Animals  (tags: animals, Asia, extinction, wildlife, hunting, wildlife trade, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection )

Cher
- 2179 days ago - wcs.org
Citing such examples as Vietnam where a dozen large mammals and birds have gone locally extinct since the end of the Indochina War, a group of experts from the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) has declared uncontrolled hunting and trade the greatest
Stop U.S. Wildlife Trade! Sign Petition!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildlife trade, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2186 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We the people of the United States demand the stop of the US import of exotic animals. Here in the US it is a 10 billion dollar industry and all for what so there can be private ownership of these animals who suffer and are abused plus neglected.
Souvenirs That Endanger SA Wildlife
Animals  (tags: South Africa, wildlife, souvenirs, wildlife trade, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2193 days ago - int.iol.co.za
Elephant hair bracelets, shark tooth earrings and lampshades crafted from porcupine quills are all novel souvenirs increasingly being snapped up by tourists. But the trade in these keepsakes is deadly for South Africa's wildlife.
Vietnam Police Arrests Two Tiger Smugglers
Animals  (tags: vietnam police, tiger smugglers, wildlife trade, cruelty, arrested )

Simone
- 2200 days ago - topnews.in
Police in Vietnam have arrested two people for smuggling two disemboweled tiger carcasses, a police official said Friday. The local Environmental Police arrested the owners of two houses in Ninh Binh province, 100 kilometers south of Hanoi, on
 

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