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Animals  (tags: animals, habitat, wildlife, protection )

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Atlantic menhaden are one of the most important fish on the Atlantic coast and feed a wide range of marine predators. They were once abundant from Maine to Florida but are now concentrated in the Chesapeake Bay region, where they are subject to intense
'My First Bow Kill': Texas Veterinarian Fired After Allegedly Killing Cat With Arrow and Bragging About It on Facebook (VIDEO)
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, cats, death, ethics, habitat, humans, killed, law, pets, protection, sadness, society, suffering )

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Dr. Kristen Lindsey, a Texas veterinarian, was fired after she posed holding a dead cat by an arrow through its head. It has sparked a police investigation into possible charges.
Why YouâEUR(TM)re More Likely to See a Coyote ThatâEUR(TM)s Sick
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Coyotes, wildlife, humans, habitat, investigation, environment, animalwelfare, conservation, society, suffering )

- 15 hours ago -
Edmonton study. Sarcoptic mange, once spread purposely into N America's wild canids, by guess who? blanket distributors the indians knew, causes hair loss which leads to these kids hypothermia - freezing to death - easily.
Conservation Group Questions Accuracy of Idaho Wolf Numbers
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, conservation, abuse, ethics, crime, cruelty, death, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, environment, habitat, humans, killing, law, sadness, slaughter, suffering, endangered, extinction, society, protection )

- 15 hours ago -
Unscientific counting methods. Uncertainties. Although recovery goals are exceeded the fragmentation and isolation of hunting makes the future of Wolf difficult genetically, & continues the kill-cultureThat's a skinny wolf in summer light coat pictured.
Scientists: Isle Royale Gray Wolf Population Drops to 3
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, investigation, ethics, habitat, endangered, conservation, animalwelfare, extinction, environment, humans, protection, society, suffering )

- 15 hours ago -
ice bridges less, lowering odds of wolves arriving Ice connected for 25 days this winter, no wolves seem to've traveled to IR and one used the occasion to escape, only to be shot dead on the mainland. Peterson & Vucetich still lobby for human restocking
OR Biologists Say There's Enough Data to Decide Wolf Protection
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, protection, ethics, conservation, environment, habitat, endangered, extinction, law, humans, society, animalrights )

- 16 hours ago -
We shall see if Oregon goes the way the original haters planned, or takes an ethical look come August. The usual suspects are mentioned in the article. In the Cascades and west, I believe they will remain Federal Endangered for some time.
Another Possible Wolf Found Dead SW of Chicago Area
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, habitat, humans, society, conservation, environment, endangered, animalrights, ethics )

- 16 hours ago -
There is a small population in central WI, and this obviously young disperser made it over at least two Interstates. Turns out that lots of wolves are trying to get through IL to good habitat. Read and weep. Am looking into safe road wildlife crossings..
Sumatran Elephant Found Dead and Mutilated in Aceh
Animals  (tags: Sumatra, sumatran elephant, poachers, habitat, ivory trade, destruction, extinction, WWF, IUCN )

- 22 hours ago -
IUCN has classified the Sumatran elephant as "critically endangered". There are estimated to be between 2,400 and 2,800 of the animals remaining in the wild. WWF says the animals face extinction in less than 30 years unless the destruction of habitat ends

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