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Tanzania: Poachers Are a Menace, Let's Get Rid of Them


Animals  (tags: wildlife, poachers, suffering, conservation, habitat )

Jill
- 908 days ago - allafrica.com
Wildlife, which this country is endowed with, is - without any scintilla of doubt - one of its most valuable assets.



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mrs` M. (1422)
Sunday June 3, 2012, 7:52 am
Not sure what we do here ???

 

Azaima A. (224)
Sunday June 3, 2012, 7:52 am
thanks
 

Ruth S. (304)
Sunday June 3, 2012, 7:54 am
How discussed it makes me feel that my own species can do something so cruel just for some coins!
 

Genoveva M M. (327)
Sunday June 3, 2012, 8:03 am
Poachers are a plague that needs a serious extermination, they are a threat for wild life and nature.
Thanks Jill
 

Laurie B. (109)
Sunday June 3, 2012, 9:01 am
I hope the work to catch them continues & find it very disturbing that some enlisted to help are part of the ugliness...
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday June 3, 2012, 10:23 am
I wished it was that easy.
 

Evelyn B. (79)
Sunday June 3, 2012, 7:10 pm
Noted Tks Jill...Poacher should be shot on sight..they are nothing but parasites and need to be exterminated..
 

Lydia S. (162)
Sunday June 3, 2012, 9:04 pm
I hope they get what they deserve , [The poachers] But more needs to be done within to protect the animals .
 

Simone D. (1485)
Sunday June 3, 2012, 9:09 pm

Thank you Jill!
 

Mike H. (234)
Sunday June 3, 2012, 9:35 pm
Poachers need to be extinct
 

Rosemary Rannes (640)
Sunday June 3, 2012, 10:49 pm
Jill we can only hope that poachers will receive the justice they deserve, that being a lifetime behind bars!
 

pam w. (191)
Sunday June 3, 2012, 11:22 pm
Have you been to Tanzania? I have...many times.

It's one of the poorest countries in Africa. Until you do something about that poverty...you will NEVER eliminate poaching!

If a poacher can make a year's salary by killing one rhino....he will.

Shooting them on sight is ridiculous because another will pop up to take his place.

If you REALLY want to be part of the solution....be part of the effort to educate Tanzanians and provide ways for them to make a living which doesn't involve poaching.

 

Virginia Esquer (8)
Monday June 4, 2012, 12:41 am
noted
 

Past Member (0)
Monday June 4, 2012, 2:06 am
noted
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (228)
Monday June 4, 2012, 3:19 am
Signed and Noted! Lets do away with ALL animal abusers
 

Veronique L. (215)
Monday June 4, 2012, 4:13 am
Where's the petition?
 

Veronique L. (215)
Monday June 4, 2012, 4:14 am
I wish I could do something...
 

Veronique L. (215)
Monday June 4, 2012, 4:15 am
@ Elaine: Where did you sign exactly?
 

Nancy Roussy (79)
Monday June 4, 2012, 9:30 am
Excellent idea! I am extremely happy to hear more and more people thinking this way! I say mutilate them all and leave them all by themselves to bleed to death alone and in agony! And find all the other people involved in poaching and do the same to them too! Problem solved forever!
 

Mercedes P. (54)
Monday June 4, 2012, 10:41 am
Noted.
 

Michela m. (3949)
Tuesday June 5, 2012, 11:13 am
POACH THE POACHERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

HUNT THE HUNTERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Mariette G. (151)
Tuesday June 5, 2012, 1:14 pm
Thanks Jill for a great article!
 

Mary T. (185)
Tuesday June 5, 2012, 6:25 pm
Thanks Jill, I have zero respect for poachers or hunters they should all be done away with.
 

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Wednesday June 6, 2012, 1:11 am
Noted.
 

Lauren Kozen (163)
Wednesday June 6, 2012, 4:01 pm
Noted. Thanks Jill.
 

Julie van Niekerk (230)
Wednesday June 6, 2012, 10:17 pm
They show no respect at all - they never will. I hope that eventually they will destroy themselves. THese barbarians that call themselves humans do not belong on this planet. Throw them to the lions!
 
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