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25 Himalayan Griffon Vultures Killed By a Train


Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, vultures, killed by train, environment, protection, wildlife )

CherAway
- 2031 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
25 Vultures (Gyps himalayensis) that were feeding on a cattle carcass on a railway track were killed by a train some 45 kilometres from Guwahati city in Assam.



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susan w. (13)
Thursday February 11, 2010, 9:04 am
something doesn't sound right with this story....i think the cattle carcass was poisoned and the birds fed on it and got poisoned to... thats why they didn't fly when the train came....such beautiful birds...its sad... thanks cher
 

Steph Y. (0)
Thursday February 11, 2010, 9:20 am
Poor birds, they're amazing and beautiful. Stupid train, haha :(
 

Stefani A. (0)
Thursday February 11, 2010, 9:21 am
How sad... he looks so regal in the picture.
 

Bonita Newby (36)
Thursday February 11, 2010, 9:54 am
please make a petition for the birds.
 
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