An Amur tiger, already a rare presence in Northeastern China's Heilongjiang Province, has been found dead by a local farmer in Mishan County. The farmer found the tiger in a local reservoir, likely the victim of a wildlife snare.<br />
Wildlife trafficking has become one of the major conservation issues of our time and the sinister illegal trade in cheetahs is increasingly coming to the attention of conservationists. Unlike leopards, the main trade in cheetahs is not a consequence of
Swiss-born journalist and wildlife activist Karl Ammann has been investigating the illegal trade in wildlife products in Africa and Southeast Asia for 30 years. In this blog post, he discusses what he documented with hidden cameras while investigating
The lion population in Africa is being reduced at an alarming rate - 50 years ago there were 450,000 lions. Today as little as 20,000 remain. Lion Trophy Hunting, especially Canned Lion Hunting (where lions are shot in cages) are largely responsible for
For some weeks we are fighting against the Province of Pisa and the associations of hunters who under the guise of sovranumero foxes want an exception to reopen the hunt and " fun " also hunting calendar concluded by asking the killing of 500 foxes
Chaining, or tethering, a dog for much of its life is a cruel, and quite a perplexing act. Why have a dog only to chain it? What's the point. Canada has a very harsh climate for the most part- hot or cold - so it very cruel. Pls sign&share stop this!!
The state of Indiana has had trouble conveying the importance of spaying and neutering pets. State Representative Linda Lawson has worked tirelessly to enact a spay-and-neuter program in the state of Indiana, to no avail. Indiana voters, as well as many
In 2003, Pamela Ahern rescued a pig named Edgar Alan Pig who she loved so much that she quit her job and started Edgar's Mission, a sanctuary in Victoria, Australia, that offers a life-long home to over 300 animals at a time.
State and national regulators are letting the illegal breeding of captive- born wolves pass through their reach. In Tenino, WA, individuals are breeding captive- born wolves claiming that they are hybrids with at least 2% dog in them.
Mountain lions in California are dwindling due to threats posed by humans. Humans are responsible for two of the biggest reasons why numerous Southern Californian mountain lions are dying: motor vehicle collisions and hunting. Mountain lions are also
A Montana judge recently rejected an effort to classify the animals as livestock instead of wildlife under state law. The ruling is part of an ongoing, successful effort by the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks to transfer a group of wild
DEAR FRIENDS, ITS TIME FOR US TO SIGN THIS PETITION URGENTLY TO SAVE THE POOR PETS LIFE. KILLING THE INNOCENT PIT- BULLS IS NOT A REMEDY TO OVERCOME DOG BITES.IT IS THE WAY THEY ARE BROUGHTUP BY THEIR MASTERS!!
Lambs are very popular in Romania, but the way they are treated is just horrendous. Most animals are killed while they are conscious. In addition, they are tied up, children take photos with them and forced to sit in a basket for hours! Take action now!!