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Why Exotic Animal Trade Grows in Asia

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, exotics, Asia, animal trade, protection, suffering, environment, wildlife )

- 2701 days ago -
Rising wealth lifts demand for exotic pets and delicacies in Asia. Meahwhile, enforcers are stretched thin.


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Past Member (0)
Monday January 30, 2012, 8:31 am
Grim reading. Thanks for the update.

Past Member (0)
Monday January 30, 2012, 8:43 am
Noted. Thank you.

Lisa Neste (202)
Monday January 30, 2012, 9:29 am
Sadly noted, thank you Cher.

Victoria P (110)
Monday January 30, 2012, 9:51 am
Thanks for the article...and thanks for all that you and others do in effort to curtail such....

Carol H (229)
Monday January 30, 2012, 11:47 am
noted, thank you Cher

Michela M (3964)
Monday January 30, 2012, 12:18 pm


Yvonne F (181)
Monday January 30, 2012, 12:24 pm
Nice that at least one of them was releast back to the wild! I beleive that sanctions against the Asiatic countries are the only way to make them stop! Thanks for posting. Sadly noted!

Past Member (0)
Monday January 30, 2012, 3:44 pm
life has value beyond measure
Peace and Love

Past Member (0)
Monday January 30, 2012, 5:29 pm
Thanks for this article.

Past Member (0)
Monday January 30, 2012, 6:25 pm
noted/sharing,thanks cher,x

Gary C (5)
Monday January 30, 2012, 7:12 pm
Noted ,Thankyou....

Stephanie M (218)
Monday January 30, 2012, 8:14 pm
The asians are greedy stupid people who will kill anything for money or virility.

Dominic Delarmente (33)
Monday January 30, 2012, 10:15 pm
Thanks for the article Cher!

Dominic Delarmente (33)
Monday January 30, 2012, 10:18 pm
Thanks for the article Cher!

Jim Richards (96)
Monday January 30, 2012, 11:38 pm
Absoluely heartbreaking ...

Danuta W (1251)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 3:00 am

Past Member (0)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 5:13 am
Sadly noted.

Stephen Hill (633)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 6:18 am
Thank you Cher for sharing! With pleasure noted

Michela M (3964)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 6:19 am
WatchVideo!!! BLACK MARKET

The wildlife trade is the 3rd largest illegal trade in the world after guns & drugs. Learn who is buying and selling and see the species put at risk by the trade.
Click on the List of Videos to the Left: The Trade, You are what you eat, The Network, The Poachers, The Impact, Getting involved
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Maggie Obrien (43)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 7:16 am

Rebel Wolf (13)
Tuesday January 31, 2012, 7:35 pm
Thanks Cher - noted :)

Michela M (3964)
Sunday May 13, 2012, 6:13 am

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together with Sumatran Tigers (Java and Bali Tigers already EXTINCT), Elephants, Rhinos, CloudedLeopards, SunBears, Wildlife, Biodiversity they face Extinction!! Only 300 Sumatran Tigers left on Earth!!! 300 Football Fields of Rainforests are CLEARED every hour in SE Asia to produce Palm Oil: a hidden, not labelled, unhealthy ingredient in the products we buy. We MUST do WHATEVER is possible to SAVE them all!! Against: Deforestation, Illegal Logging, Pet Trade, Corporate Control, Pollution, CO2Emissions, Indigenous Peoples Displacement, Global Warming!! Also other Primates, as Chimpanzees, Gorillas, Gibbons, and Monkeys for Vivisection are dealt in this Group. Petitions/Info/Videos/Pics are here.
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Muriel Servaege (53)
Tuesday June 19, 2012, 4:03 pm
Thank you, Cher. This is heartbreaking. Money is the only thing that matters but poachers don't seem to realiser that when all tigers have been killed, they'll lose their job.
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