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2013 Was A Shockingly Tough Year For Elephants
Animals  (tags: african elephants, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, endangered, killed, killing, suffering, ''shoot to kill'' policy, 10 million elephants, 20th century, 2014 500, 000, elephants, poaching, poachers )

- 1869 days ago -
2013 was, it's an understatement to say, a tough year for elephants. Conservationists warned that Africa could lose one-fifth of its elephants unless something is done to halt poachers and that elephants could disappear in the wild in Africa by 2025.
Kenya: Two Poachers Killed As Gun, Tusks Nabbed
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, habitat, endangered, poachers, gunfight )

- 1885 days ago -
Gichure said one of the suspects killed is a notourios poacher believed to be behind the killings of rhinos and elephants in the North tourism circuit.
ALERT: Stop Rhino Poaching in South Africa!! - Sign Now!!
Animals  (tags: poachers, rhino poaching, rhino horn )

- 1918 days ago -
As recently as this month, 8 of these critically endangered species were found dead in the Kruger National Park within 24 hours. The government must put a stop to poaching, or we may not have any rhinos around soon. This als means a blow for tourism.
Cyber-Poachers Hack GPS Collar Data to Pinpoint Tigers
Animals  (tags: poachers, tigers, wildlife, cyber-poachers, GPS, conservation, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, killing, slaughter, habitat, protection, conservation, endangered, extinction )

- 1973 days ago -
While most illegal hunters faced long days of bushwhacking through the dark jungle in hopes of spotting the big cat before it finds them, a dangerous new breed of cyber-savvy poachers may be on the rise -- using conservation tools to help target their ill
Tibetan Monks Protect Snow Leopards From Poachers
Animals  (tags: Snow Leopards, Tibetan Monks, poachers, wildanimals, wildlife, animaladvocates, endangered, protection )

- 1979 days ago -
The esteemed conservationist George Schaller, looks at how Buddhist monasteries help protect endangered snow leopards on the Tibetan Plateau.
Two Kenya Wildlife Service Rangers Killed By Suspected Poachers
Animals  (tags: wildlife, sadness, rangers, killed, poachers )

- 2038 days ago -
AWF is saddened by the news that suspected poachers killed two of our friends at Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Thursday, July 18. The two, a unit commanding officer and a ranger, were killed in two separate gunfights with suspected poachers
You Can Help Promote President Obama's Plan to Fight Illegal Poachers
Animals  (tags: wildlife, endangered, protection, poachers, President Obama )

Carol Ann
- 2046 days ago -
It would appear that the main stream media isn't covering this! Therefore, it is up to us animal lovers to spread the word! Included in this article is a petition we can sign to show our support and then share share share!
Speak Up for Rhinos -Take Action
Animals  (tags: Rhions, poachers, Mozambique, tourism, animalcruelty, killing )

- 2075 days ago -
Tell Mozambique High Commissioner Mr Carlos dos Santos that as long as his government doesn't deal with poachers, you will not consider travelling to Mozambique.
Kenya: KWS Nabs Sellers of 25KG Elephant Tusks
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, slaughter, poachers, elephants, Ivory )

- 2154 days ago -
Kenya Wildlife Services rangers in Laikipia on Saturday evening arrested two suspected poachers and recovered elephant tusks.The suspects were arrested at Chumvi, in Laikipia East, while selling the tusks.
Zimbabwe: Rangers Kill Poachers, Recover Weapons of War
Animals  (tags: wildlife, poachers, cruelty, animals )

- 2257 days ago -
National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority rangers have killed two elephant poachers in the Dande Safari Area in Mbire north of Guruve and recovered weapons, among them mortar bombs
South Africa: Reward for Info Leading to Arrest of Poachers
Animals  (tags: wildlife, poachers, rewards )

- 2257 days ago -
The South African National Parks says it will offer a cash reward of R100 000 to anyone who can provide information that will lead to the arrest of poachers and a further R1 million for a successful conviction of a poaching syndicate mastermind
South Africa: Memorandum of Understanding With Vietnam About Poaching Our Rhino
Animals  (tags: Rhinos, wildlife, poachers, suffering, endangered, conservation, animalcruelty )

- 2357 days ago -
South Africa to Sign Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) With Vietnam to Address On-Going Scourge in Poaching and Other Environment Crimes
South Africa: Mokoena Welcomes Jail Term for Poachers
Animals  (tags: wildlife, rhino, poachers, jail, cruelty, death, animals )

- 2357 days ago -
Geasson Corsa, 35, and Ali Nkuna, 25, were sentenced to 29 years in jail for trespassing, being in possession of hunting rifles and ammunition, and poaching a rhino and its calf.
Kenya: Poachers and Rangers Clash
Animals  (tags: wildlife, poachers, elephants )

- 2402 days ago -
I can only confirm that there was a clash between the rangers and the morans who wanted to kill more elephants. By the time our men arrived, there the morans had already killed one elephant and they were going for more
South Africa:Convicted Rhino Poacher Assets Seized
Animals  (tags: Rhinos, wildlife, poachers, suffering, endangered, conservation, animalcruelty )

- 2402 days ago -
Today the team has seized assets in the region of R11million, believed to have been acquired through criminal activities from convicted game farmer, Jan Karel Pieter Els from Thabazimbi, Limpopo

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