START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Cull and Drought Hit Feral Camels


Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, endangered )

Cal
- 762 days ago - bbc.co.uk
ENDANGERED: Numbers of wild camels in Australia have dropped by a quarter in recent years because of drought and culling, a wildlife survey shows.



Select names from your address book   |   Help
   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.

Comments

John S. (300)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 3:43 am
This is a fairly nuanced problem as no one likes mass killing of defenseless animals but as a lover of native plants and animals I support and defend this initiative. You need to choose which animals you want, the feral preditors, food competitiors/ destroyers or the native animals who are in fact the defenceless and threatened species. I'm not certain that the drought has helped eliminate the need for a cull, it probably has intensified it.

 

Amanda Adams (201)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 6:19 pm
Camels are such neat creatures. Isuch a shame. Thank you.
 

NicoleAWAY W. (625)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 7:14 pm
sadly noted
 

Nimue P. (231)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 8:13 pm
I'm appalled at what my own country has done here, they should have found a better way. The camels should not have even been here, these camels are the descendants of the creatures dumped by the explorers way back in the early days. They deserved better treatment, it's not their fault. Noted.
 

Leslene Dunn (73)
Wednesday July 25, 2012, 11:49 pm
Noted - I believe every, and I mean every living creature has a place on earth and does not deserve to be killed by humans - who gave them the right to decide which animals live and which die.
 

Danuta Watola (1194)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 2:33 am
noted
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 4:19 am
Noted, thanks,.
 

Sandi C. (242)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 8:57 am
sadly noted.
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (227)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 10:37 am
Noted! I pray that these animals are helped!
 

Florence Eaise (132)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 1:47 pm
This is so very upsetting i sent emails and signed petitions for this very thing asking them NOT to cull the feral donkeys its just so heartbreaking Thanks for the info Cal noted
 

Marlene Dinkins (231)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 1:59 pm
noted with sadness, canmels are great living and sentiens beings, but i do not hear too much about them. i hope this animals get the attion of the whole world. and get help.
 
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story


Loading Noted By...Please Wait

 

 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.