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King of Deforestation âEUR" Tell Burger King to Stop Destroying Rainforests!
Animals  (tags: palm oil, stand mighty, deforestation, Burger King, Cargill, sloths, tamarins, Macaws, rainforests, extinction, environment, wildlife, conservation, ethics )

Julie
- 903 days ago - mightyearth.org
Burger King via Cargill is putting sloths, jaguars, golden lion tamarins, macaws and many other animals at risk by using suppliers that destroy forests in order to build soy farms and cattle ranches.
Shut Down the "Sloth Sanctuary" and Release the Animals to Proper Facilities PETITION
Animals  (tags: sloths, Sloth Sanctuary Costa Rica, unfit as a sanctuary, notorious, Animal Planet, cruel and inhumane, 'business' )

Rosie
- 1150 days ago - change.org
The sloth sanctuary in Costa Rica has proven unfit as a sanctuary for sloths. Notorious for its features on Animal Planet it is a cruel and inhumane 'business' and has been described as a nightmare for the animals by two former workers. PLEASE S & S.
Petition | Critically Endangered Sloths Are Being EATEN By PEOPLE?!? Petitioning the National Environmental Authority of Panama
Animals  (tags: Sloths, Sloths meat, unstudied species, consumption, reuced numbers, eaten, no food, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endang )

Susanne
- 1786 days ago - change.org
This small island is the only place this rare and unstudied species exists in the world and their numbers have been reduced from around 500 in 2001 to only 70 at the last official count in 2012. I was horrified when I recently learned that this...
Adaptation Keeps Sloths' Lungs From Being Crushed
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, wildlife, sloths, lungs, study, interesting )

Giana
- 1906 days ago - news.discovery.com
If you're worried that you haven't spent enough time on the question of how a sloth can hang upside-down all the time without its slow-digesting stomach rendering its lungs useless, worry no more: Others have put in the time, and now there is an answer.
The Untold Story of Deforestation: Slothageddon
Animals  (tags: deforestation, sloths, slothageddon, trees, forest, destruction, habitatdestruction, protection, environment, ethics, animalwelfare )

Roseann
- 1927 days ago - grist.org
A machine operator slowly pushed over trees as Pool and a team of volunteers rushed about picking up the sloths that fell out of the canopy. As 14 quickly turned to 200, the sloth lover's dream come true became the ultimate nightmare: slothageddon
The Greatest Animal Photobombs of All Time - AOL On (Video!)
Animals  (tags: animals, photobombs, cats, dogs, roos, sloths, monkeys, goats, funny animals, funny video )

Barb
- 2010 days ago - on.aol.com
These are some of the funniest animal photobombs you'll ever see. From sloths, goats, to kangaroos, these animals steal the pictures.
UUnlikely Success: How Zimbabwe Has Become a Global Leader in Rhino Conservation
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, rhinos, protection, humans, environment, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare, sloths, animals, wildlife, wildanimals )

AWAY AWHI
- 2112 days ago - news.mongabay.com
With its collapsed economy, entrenched poverty, and political tremors, one would not expect that a country like Zimbabwe would have the capacity to safeguard its rhinos against determined and well-funded poachers...
Listing White Rhinos as Endangered Could Save All Rhinos, Conservationists Say
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, rhinos, protection, humans, environment, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare, sloths, animals, wildlife, wildanimals )

AWAY AWHI
- 2129 days ago - csmonitor.com
The US Fish and Wildlife Service has named southern white rhinoceros an endangered species protected under the Endangered Species Act, a move that the organization says could help protect the other four highly endangered species of rhinos.
Vietnam's Appetite For Rhino Horn Drives Poaching In Africa
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, rhinos, protection, humans, environment, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare, sloths, animals, wildlife, wildanimals )

AWAY AWHI
- 2254 days ago - npr.org
Some newly rich Vietnamese believe rhino horn -- used in traditional Chinese medicine -- can now treat all kinds of illnesses. Last year in Vietnam, rhino horn sold for up to $1,400 an ounce, which is about the price of gold.
These Baby Sloths Are Adorable--So Why Are We Standing By While They're Kidnapped?
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, great apes, protection, humans, environment, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare, sloths, animals, wildlife, wildanimals )

AWAY AWHI
- 2303 days ago - takepart.com
With their sweet smiles and innate hug-ability, baby sloths are essentially cute crack and have become a slow-moving target for Colombia's burgeoning illegal pet trade.
Baby Sloths Wear 'Onesies" To Heal Mange (VIDEO)
Animals  (tags: sloths, mange, onesies, cute, good news, AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, wildlife, protection )

Lindsey
- 2689 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Since these orphan baby sloths are growing up without their mother's antibody-filled milk, they're much more prone to infection. In this case, the two suffer from a nasty case of mange -- a skin infection caused by parasitic mites.
Adorable Baby Sloths Teach Us to Slow Down and Smell The Veggies... - Paw Nation
Animals  (tags: adorable, sloths, cuddly, cuddles, feeding habits, sweetness )

Barb
- 3290 days ago - pawnation.com
Those cuddly tiger cubs and frolicking baby monkeys get plenty of oohs and ahhs, but what about the sweet, slow moving sloth? As our friends at Fit Bottomed Girls point out we have a lot to learn from these cuddly cuties.
Help Save the 3-Toed-Sloth ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, sloths, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

CherAway
- 3682 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The maned three-toed sloth is also significantly threatened by excessive hunting for food, Sport, Busy roads,Various typed of clothing and domestic dogs.
Sloths Not So Slothful
Animals  (tags: sloths, study, sleep, animals, captivity, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

CherAway
- 4080 days ago - nature.com
In the wild, sloths are no lazier than the average teenager. The average day of the average sloth isn't so different from yours or mine, it seems. It goes something like this: 8 a.m.: wake up; 6 p.m.: dinner; 11 p.m.: bed.
 

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