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Prevent Lead Poisoning of Birds in National Forests
Animals  (tags: lead poisoning, birds, national forests, hunters, lead ammunition, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, endangered, environment, humans, habitat, wildanimals )

- 1110 days ago -
Goal: Ban hunters from using lead ammunition that poisons endangered and protected birds in national forests.
Condors or Lead Ammunition? We Can't Have Both
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, lead poisoning, condors, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalcruelty, killing )

- 1638 days ago -
Reality-- wild condors cannot survive so long as the dead amimals they eat are riddled with lead from spent ammunition. With lead poisoning to blame for 60% of condor deaths, it's time to ban lead ammunition across their entire range - and beyond.
Ban the Use of Lead Ammunition for Hunting in Colorado - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: lead poisoning, raptors, lead ammunition, colorado )

- 1752 days ago -
Many animals, especially raptors, suffer the affects of lead poisoning after eating guts leftover by hunters. Research in Iowa showed that from 2004 - 2013, over 50% of the bald eagles admitted to Iowa rehabilitators suffered from lead exposure.
Conservation Groups Take Feds to Court Over Lead Shot
Animals  (tags: envorment, destruction of animals, lead poisoning, suffering, cruelty conservation groups animal prote )

- 3126 days ago -
Every year, hunters, fishermen, and sport shooters release about 87,000 tons of lead into the environment, in the form of shot and fishing tackle. As my colleague Brandon Bosworth puts it, "All that buckshot goes into the air, and all that buckshot has
Feisty Frodo's Poison Watch
Animals  (tags: frodo, courageous little koala, shot, lead poisoning, prayers, investigation )

- 3159 days ago -
GUNSHOT victim Frodo, the feisty koala joey, is under "lead poison watch" as her veterinarian carers confirm they cannot remove all the pellets from her tiny bod
The Coyote and the Eagle: Coyote Hunt Could Have Unintended Consequences
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, coyotes, killing, eagles, lead poisoning, coyote derby, death, suffering, protection, environment, habitat, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3465 days ago -
"More eagles are going to die from lead poisoning from this stupid coyote derby than if they had made it into an eagle derby," he said referring a story about the controversy surrounding an upcoming "coyote derby" - an event that challenges hunters to
Time to Get the Lead Out of Ammunition
Animals  (tags: female condor, shot, wounded, died, cruelty, hunters, lead poisoning, ammunition )

- 3499 days ago -
Two weeks ago, state officials rushed a critically endangered California condor to the Los Angeles Zoo for symptoms related to lead poisoning. According to The Californian she was the female half of the only breeding pair of California condors in San
Endangered Condors Turning Up With Lead Poisoning
Animals  (tags: condors, lead poisoning, birds, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, endangered, extinction, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 4061 days ago -
Seven endangered California condors - about 20 percent of Southern California's population - have been found with lead poisoning. The birds started turning up sick about a month ago during random trappings at Bitter Creek National Wildlife Refuge
Golden Eagle Cured of Lead Poisoning
Animals  (tags: golden eagle, recovery, rehabilitation, lead poisoning, birds of prey, poisoned, wildlife )

- 4097 days ago -
Nolan the golden eagle arrived at Blue Mountain Wildlife on March 3 displaying classic lead-poisoning signs: A low hanging head, a crouched body, lack of coordination, very thin, weak, and clenched talons. Nolan was named after the location where he
Endangered Condor Dies of Lead Poisoning
Animals  (tags: wildlife, zoo, birds, dead, lead poisoning )

- 4350 days ago -
LOS ANGELES -- An endangered California condor that was being treated at the Los Angeles Zoo for lead poisoning died this week, a conservation group reported. Tests showed the bird had 10 times the safe amount of lead in its bloodstream after it was ca

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