Start A Petition


PLEASE SIGN! Support Animal Education Programs for Tasmanian Devils
Animals  (tags: Tasmanian Devils, Endangered Species, education programs, wildanimals, protection, environment )

- 1407 days ago -
Offer free classes to teach people how to improve the population status of the Tasmanian devil. If more is not done to try and help these animals, they will likely soon be extinct.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Cull of Tasmanian Devils! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: tasmanian devils, endangered, disappearing illness, culling, cruelty, authorities )

- 2509 days ago -
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 )

- 2747 days ago -
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 )

- 2750 days ago -
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 )

- 2852 days ago -
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 )

- 2852 days ago -
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 )

- 3013 days ago -
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 )

- 3014 days ago -
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 )

- 3326 days ago -
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 )

- 3374 days ago -
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 )

- 3389 days ago -
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 )

- 3394 days ago -
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 )

- 3565 days ago -
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 )

- 3570 days ago -
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 )

- 3617 days ago -
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.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with Tasmanian Devils

top story finders in Animals

1. Inge B 15 popular stories

2. Catherine S 15 popular stories

3. Lesa D 15 popular stories

4. Mike R 15 popular stories

5. Raleigh k 14 popular stories

6. Animae C 12 popular stories

7. Ljiljana M 12 popular stories

8. Anne M 12 popular stories

9. Angela K 12 popular stories

10. Peggy B 12 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.