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Bridleless Wyatt Is a Racetrack Wonder
Animals  (tags: animals, horses, rescued, protection )

Jill
- 1 day ago - offtrackthoroughbreds.com
What I want people to understand is that horses are not dumb animals. We want to show people how smart they are. And people notice him. Wherever we go, he draws a crowd. And he stops and pricks his ears and poses for the camera.
Kenya Escapes CITES Wildlife Sanctions
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, protection, habitat, endangered, conservation, extinction, investigation )

Jill
- 2 days ago - allafrica.com
Kenya has escaped CITES sanctions after being struck off the list of worst offenders who were not doing enough to tackle the illegal ivory trade.
Transforming Lion Killers Into 'Lion Guardians'
Animals  (tags: wildlife, Lions, protection, habitat, humans, environment, ethics )

Jill
- 2 days ago - cnn.com
The lion is iconic," said Hazzah, who started Lion Guardians in 2007. "If there are no lions left in Africa, it will have a significant effect. ... We could lose a lot more than just the lion."
Mozambique: Obama Urged to Sanction Mozambique Over Elephant, Rhino Poaching
Animals  (tags: wildlife, slaughter, killing, law, extinction, ethics, cruelty, death )

Jill
- 3 days ago - allafrica.com
Investigators say substantial evidence exists of Mozambique's failure to abide by international conventions against wildlife trafficking, including to back up allegations of state complicity.
South Africa: Poacher's 77-Year Sentence Welcomed
Animals  (tags: wildlife, rhino, murderm, slaughter, killing, ethics, crime )

Jill
- 3 days ago - allafrica.com
Chauke and two accomplices, who entered the Kruger National Park illegally on 23 April 2011, were armed with an unlicensed 9mm pistol, as well as a hunting rifle. They shot three rhino, killing the adult bull and badly wounding the cow and a calf
Kenya: 390 Jumbos Killed a Year
Animals  (tags: wildlife, slaughter, killed, extinction, cruelty, animalcruelty )

Jill
- 6 days ago - allafrica.com
The country loses 390 elephants a year on average to poachers, the Kenya Wildlife Service says.
Kenya: Bushmeat Trade Now Bigger Than Elephant Poaching in Kenya
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, slaughter, killing, cruelty, death, animalcruelty )

Jill
- 6 days ago - allafrica.com
Trade in illegal bush meat may cripple the ailing tourism sector if not immediately checked, a report by task force on wildlife security warns.
Africa: Animal "Protection" Groups Doing Little to Protect African Elephants
Animals  (tags: wildlife, elephants, sadness, suffering, killing, ethics, conservation, animalcruelty )

Jill
- 8 days ago - allafrica.com
Washington -- New SCI Report Shows Animal Rights Hypocrites Stiff Elephants, African Communities
Zimbabwe: Four More Elephants Die of Cyanide Poisoning
Animals  (tags: cruelty, elephants, death, animalcruelty, wildlife, suffering, slaughter )

Jill
- 14 days ago - allafrica.com
The incident has renewed fears that more animals may suffer the same fate, a year after 100 elephants died in similar circumstances involving salt licks laced with the toxic cyanide in Hwange National Park.
Dispel the Myth of The Aboriginal North American Horse
Animals  (tags: horses, wildlife, slaughter, sadness, killing, law, protection, conservation, animalrights )

Jill
- 40 days ago - hippies4horses.wordpress.com
The Myth is the BLM calls them feral based on the assumption that the Spaniards brought the first horses to The Americas. The traditional story that has been circulating for centuries is false.
 
 
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