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What Price That Snakeskin Handbag?

Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, snakes, protection, humans, killing, environment, animaladvocates, animals, animalwelfare, abuse, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered )

- 1987 days ago -
The highly lucrative illegal trade in Python skin now threatens to overtake the tightly-controlled legal trade and warns if this happens, it will be catastrophic for the populations of these beautiful reptiles.

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Michele Wilkinson (106)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 3:09 am
It is disgusting that these beautiful creatures are killed to make fashion items.
Sadly noted.

Carol H (229)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 5:17 am
sadly noted

Petra M (259)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 3:30 pm
sadly noted...


Theodore Shayne (56)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 3:41 pm

Rock H (254)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 3:56 pm
Our vanity is never worthy of the taking the lives of others. We need to learn to accept ourselves without this adornment of death.

Thanks for sharing this Cal.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 4:11 pm

Past Member (0)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 4:17 pm
noted. Sadly.

Ana Passos (2)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 4:54 pm

Lydia Mcintyre (47)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 5:18 pm
Very sad, Snakes are such beautiful and mysterious animals. noted. maybe people should stop spending their money on animals that are worn or eaten for their vanity or their gut.

Helen Porter (39)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 6:40 pm

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 11:17 pm
Sadly noted.

Danuta W (1250)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 1:53 am

Colleen Prinssen (14)
Saturday January 12, 2013, 6:12 am
why don't they use the Florida Python? Oh that is right. the Flordia Python has"rights" to eat everything in the Everglades
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