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To the Rescue: Zimbabwe's All-Female Anti-Poaching Unit
Offbeat  (tags: zimbabwe, animal poachers, Wildlife conservation, biodiversity, Endangered species act, environmental protection, preservation, womenpower )

Kalliope
- 8 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
The International Anti-Poaching Foundation (IAPF), a nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting endangered wildlife species across the world, has recently launched a new program with a special name: Akashinga. Akashinga, meaning "brave ones", is a...
Zimbabwe's Breakdance King Who Uses a Wheelchair   video
Offbeat  (tags: Zimbabwe, off-beat, courage, determination, deformed legs, crutches, wheelchair, Blessing Fire, Beat Boy Crystals, breakdance )

Evelyn
- 178 days ago - youtu.be
Born with disfigured legs, yet a boy named Blessing Fire always felt the fire in his soul to dance. Told he would never be able to walk like a "normal child", he found his passion in breakdancing & now teaches his award-winning moves to students
Zimbabwe Elephant Hunter Identified as German Property Mogul
Offbeat  (tags: rainer schorr, bull elephant, killed, german, zimbabwe, hunter )

Scooby
- 788 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Animal rights group PETA, which issued an appeal for hunter's name, says former friends of Rainer Schorr have identified him from photographs taken on hunt of one of Africa's largest elephant
Biggest Elephant Killed in Africa for Almost 30 Years Brings Back Memories of Cecil the Lion
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, elephants, hunting, zimbabwe, animal rights )

Tracy
- 793 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
German hunter pays nearly £40,000 to shoot one of the largest elephants ever seen in Zimbabwe, while conservationists and safari guides mourn the loss of magnificent animal
Cecil the Lion: No Charges for Walter Palmer, Says Zimbabwe
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, US dentist, Cecil the lion, No Charges, Zimbabwe )

Ray
- 796 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The US dentist who sparked an international outcry after killing a lion in Zimbabwe will not be prosecuted because he had obtained the legal authority to hunt, officials say.
Wildlife Tragedy as 14 Elephants Killed With CYANIDE at Cecil the Lion's Former Home
Offbeat  (tags: Elephants, poachers, cyanide, Zimbabwe )

Scooby
- 802 days ago - express.co.uk
A WILDLIFE investigation is underway after 14 elephants were killed with cyanide by suspected poachers, it has been reported.
Professional Hunter Accused of Helping to Kill Cecil the Lion Arrested for Illegally Smuggling Antelopes
Offbeat  (tags: Zimbabwe, Cecil, lion, antelope, hunter )

Scooby
- 823 days ago - mirror.co.uk
Theo Bronkhorst, a Zimbabwean, was on bail over the hunting of Cecil, which sparked anger around the world.
Cecil the Lion Killer, Walter Palmer, to Return to Work
Offbeat  (tags: Lion killer, US dentist, Cecil the lion, Zimbabwe, USA )

Ray
- 831 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The US dentist who sparked an international outcry after killing a lion in Zimbabwe has said he did nothing wrong and is planning to return to work this week.
One of Cecil's Cubs Has Been Killed By a Rival Male After the Lion Was Slaughtered Last Month - Sparking Fears the Survivors May
Offbeat  (tags: cecil, lion, cub, killed, sad news, zimbabwe, walter palmer )

Scooby
- 861 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
One of Cecil the lion's cub has been killed by a rival male triggering fears that the survivors may only have days to live.
Trial Opens in Zimbabwe Over Cecil the Lion's Death
Offbeat  (tags: Trial, dentist, guide, Cecil, murder, lion, hunters, Zimbabwe )

Scooby
- 865 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Theo Bronkhorst accused of organising illegal hunt when well-known lion called Cecil was lured out of a national park and shot by US dentist Walter Palmer.
Cecil the Lion's Head 'Should Be Displayed at Park'
Offbeat  (tags: Cecil, lion, head, memorial, park, Zimbabwe )

Scooby
- 865 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A Zimbabwe conservation group says it wants the head of Cecil the Lion to be mounted in a case in Hwange National Park, where he was killed last month.
Video: Jericho Is Alive!
Offbeat  (tags: Video, jericho, alive, lion, great news, Zimbabwe )

Scooby
- 867 days ago - youtube.com
Video
Cecil the Lion: Zimbabwe Hunter Bailed Over Killing
Offbeat  (tags: LION HUNTER, BAILED, COURT, LAW, ZIMBABWE )

Ray
- 868 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Hunter Theo Bronkhorst (left) and landowner Honest Ndlovu are facing poaching charges,A hunter accused of helping a US tourist kill Zimbabwe's most famous lion has been released on bail.
What Cecil the Lion Means to Zimbabwe
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Cecil the lion, Zimbabwe )

Ray
- 870 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Zimbabweans feel somewhat bemused by the attention the world is giving to the killing of a lion, writes the film-maker and columnist Farai Sevenzo.
 

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