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ACTION ALERT: Stop the Cull of Tasmanian Devils! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: tasmanian devils, endangered, disappearing illness, culling, cruelty, authorities )

Simone
- 2446 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Culling does not effectively control the contagious cancer threatening the Tasmanian devil, researchers of a new study suggests. In fact, cases exists where culling wild animals has made the problem worse.
Scientists Say Culling Can't Save Tasmanian Devils
Animals  (tags: tasmanian devils, Australia, AnimalWelfare, conservation, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, sadness, wildanimals, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 2684 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Culling will not control the spread of facial tumour disease among Tasmanian devils, according to a new study published this week. Unless a way of managing the disease is found the iconic marsupial could become extinct in the wild within the next 25 yrs.
Newborn Tasmanian Devils Meet the World
Animals  (tags: tasmanian devils, endangered species, animal advocates )

Nancy
- 2687 days ago - blog.earth-touch.com
We're sharing some nature news of the cute and cuddly variety today. These tiny Tasmanian devils (only 5 months old!) recently made their debut at a Queensland zoo. Zoo employees say boosting captive populations is crucial because wild populations of the
Gene Analysis Drives Effort to Save Tasmanian Devils
Animals  (tags: Gene analysis, Tasmanian devils, endangered species, animals )

Anna
- 2789 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Modern conservationists could use gene analysis to better select endangered Tasmanian devils to capture in order to save the species from extinction, said a study on Monday.
Tasmanian Devil Genome Holds Secret to Survival
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, wildlife, Tasmanian devils, wildanimals, protection, humans, AnimalWelfare, endangered )

AWAY AWHI
- 2789 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Scientists have sequenced the complete genomes of two Tasmanian devils in the hope of finding clues to preserving this highly endangered marsupial.
Sanctuary Breeding Hope for Devils
Animals  (tags: animals, Tasmanian Devils, Australian Native Animals, wildanimals, protection, conservation, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 2951 days ago - theage.com.au
TASMANIAN devils could soon be extinct in the wild with less than 2000 left, but there is a boom in devil numbers at Healesville Sanctuary aimed at saving the species. While a contagious facial tumour has wiped out 90 per cent of the wild population
Hopes Are Fading for the Survival of the Tassie Devil
Animals  (tags: animals, tasmanian devils, marsupials, wildanimals, environment, animalrights, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 2952 days ago - heraldsun.com.au
THE Tasmanian devil may be extinct in the wild this year, with a facial tumor disease having decimated 90 per cent of its population. And two other Australian mammals may also be wiped out this year.
Genetically Distinct Tasmanian Devil Colony Shows Immunity to Bizarre, Contagious Cancer
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tasmanian devils, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 3263 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
The discovery of a genetically distinct colony of Tasmanian devils may save the species from being wiped out by a contagious cancer that has decimated the population, Australian scientists said Wednesday.
Australia's Tasmanian Devil Declared Endangered
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tasmanian devils, environment, endangered, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 3311 days ago - theprovince.com
Australia's Tasmanian devil, the world's largest surviving marsupial carnivore, will be listed as endangered because of a contagious and deadly cancer, the government said.
Tasmanian Devil Cancer Revealed
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tasmanian devils, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 3326 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
The first set of Tasmanian Devils' genetic sequencing has revealed the origin of the unique transmissible cancer now devastating the devil population, offering hope that the rapid decline in devil numbers can be arrested and giving scientists new
Scientific Breakthrough May Help Save Tasmanian Devils From Bizarre, Contagious Cancer
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tasmanian devils, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 3331 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Fierce as they are, Tasmanian devils can't beat a contagious cancer that threatens to wipe them out. Now scientists think they've found the disease's origin, a step in the race to save Australia's snarling marsupial.
ACTION ALERT: Help Save Tassie Devils With Facial Cancer!!!
Animals  (tags: tasmanian devils, facial cancer, extinction, dying, endangered, conservation )

Simone
- 3502 days ago - gopetition.com.au
Tasmanian Devils are becoming an extinct species from a facial cancer that is caused through biting. Volunteers are trying to help find a cure for this cancer that is taking affect on the little devils.
Wild Animals Have Cancer Too
Animals  (tags: wild animals, reports, studies, cancer, tasmanian devils, sadness, illness )

Simone
- 3507 days ago - examiner.com
According to a paper written by the Wildlife Conservation Society and published in the July edition of Nature Reviews Cancer, wild animals suffer from cancer at a comparable rate as humans of which 10% of all deaths are attributed. Contagious viral
Australian Zoo Plays Role of Guardian Angel to Tasmanian Devil
Animals  (tags: animals, tasmanian devils, zoo, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, conservation )

Cher
- 3554 days ago - canada.com
The two baby Tasmanian devils playing in a glass enclosure at Sydney's Taronga Zoo are not just crowd-pleasers -- these furry black creatures could be the saviours their species desperately needs.
Scientists: Fencing May Save Wild Tasmanian Devils
Animals  (tags: tasmanian devils, Cancer, fences, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, extinction, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 3668 days ago - fosters.com
The Tasmanian devil, a ferocious, snarling fox-sized marsupial, is in danger of going extinct because of a contagious facial cancer. In the meantime, its biggest rival -- the European fox -- is thriving, and may become so dominant that the devil never come
 

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