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The City Of Los Angeles Bans Wild Animals Used For Entertainment

Today, the Los Angeles City Council unanimously approved (14-0) Councilmember David Ryu’s motion to instruct the City Attorney to craft an ordinance which would prohibit the exhibition of wild or exotic animals for entertainment or amusement, including circuses, other wild or exotic animal shows, and rentals for house...
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The City Of Los Angeles Bans Wild Animals Used For Entertainment

BREAKING! The City Of Los Angeles Bans Wild Animals Used For Entertainment - World Animal News

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Marsha Fricks
Abby Hope
2 wildlife rangers shot and killed by poachers in Congo park. RIP.

Elephant poachers have killed two wildlife rangers in a shootout in Garamba National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), reports African Parks, a conservation group that manages ten protected areas across Africa in partnership with governments and local communities.

While out patrolling on April 11, Ranger Joël...
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2 wildlife rangers shot and killed by poachers in Congo park RIP
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Jean Maragos
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Precious little Australian baby.. <3
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Saskia Jansen
Jason Adams
Kuki Gallmann shot and wounded at Kenya conservation park

The author of the best-selling memoir I Dreamed of Africa was airlifted to hospital for treatment.
Ms Gallmann, 73, owns the Laikipia Nature Conservancy.
She also ran a luxury safari lodge that was burned down last month by suspected cattle herders, who have been in conflict with landowners.
Herders have been invading private property...
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Kuki Gallmann shot and wounded at Kenya conservation park

Kuki Gallmann shot and wounded at Kenya conservation park - BBC News

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Kruger National Park Combats Rhino Poaching with New Regional Court.

South African Environmental Minister Edna Molewa has welcomed the opening of a regional court in Skukuza to assist in combating rhino poaching-related offences in the Kruger National Park.

Molewa said: “The opening of the Regional Court is one of the plethora of measures being taken in terms of the Integrated Strategic...
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Kruger National Park Combats Rhino Poaching with New Regional Court
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Annalize Momberg
Marketa Judy
According to this comprehensive analysis, it reveals that trophy hunting is an activity that fuels corruption, it encourages the unfair redistribution of the wealth generated without adequate involvement of communities, causes the loss of healthy individuals that are still key for reproduction and social cohesion and, most damagingly, contributes to the decline of all five species considered...
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According to this comprehensive analysis it reveals that trophy hunting is an

CAT - The effects of trophy hunting on five of Africa's iconic wild animal populations in six countries – Analysis - Conservation Action Trust

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Les Clara Hurrie
Richard Drake
My Wish is that one day we will see an end to all cruelty and exploitation of our precious Wildlife. Until then, we promise to do all in our power to help the animals and the selfless people who protect and care for them. Donations to support our efforts to help wildlife in need, go to: paypal.me/wildheartwildlife or go to: goo.gl/eqQSlR
My Wish is that one day we will see an end to
Mary Perry
SIR DAVID Attenborough has stopped a wildlife paradise for endangered pygmy elephants and orangutans from being destroyed by bulldozers.

The legendary television presenter's pleas to prevent a road being driven through the Bornean rainforest that has created a special place close to his heart have saved the precious wilderness.

Building a road bridge across the Kinabatangan River and Lower...
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SIR DAVID Attenborough has stopped a wildlife paradise for endangered pygmy elephants

Sir David Attenborough stops rainforest home of elephants and orangutans being destroyed

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Luke Young
Leslie Brooks
Key SA leopard population ‘crashing’, study warns..

The leopard population in a region of South Africa once thick with the big cats is crashing, and could be wiped out within a few years, scientists warned on Wednesday.

Illegal killing of leopards in the Soutpansberg mountain range has reduced their numbers by two-thirds in the last decade, the researchers reported in the Royal Society Open...
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Key SA leopard population ‘crashing’ study warns

Key SA leopard population 'crashing', study warns - Africa Geographic

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Rick Blauman
Manuel Alves
Earth Day 2017

Education is the foundation for progress. We need to build a global citizenry fluent in the concepts of climate change and aware of its unprecedented threat to our planet and all that live upon it. We need to empower everyone with the knowledge to inspire action in defense of Wildlife and environmental protection.
Earth Day 2017 Education is the foundation for progress We need to
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“Nature’s great masterpiece, an elephant; the only harmless great thing.”
~ John Donne
“Nature’s great masterpiece an elephant; the only harmless great thing”
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Marianne Marslew
730,000 elephants are estimated to be missing across Africa

UP to 730,000 elephants are estimated to be missing from protected areas across Africa, a shocking conservation study reveals today.
It means that a third of the elephants’ precious refuges have fewer than five per cent of the animals they should be protecting – with “pervasive poaching” to blame.

Yet researchers who have produced...
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730000 elephants are estimated to be missing across Africa
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Fran Roberts
Namibian Defence Force soldier in court for rhino poaching

The 49-year-old Petrus Mutako Damaseb who is a member of the Namibian Defence Force (NDF) and 29-year-old Isak Steven Omeb, both arrested over the weekend for suspected rhino poaching, were denied bail by magistrate John Sindano yesterday during their routine court appearance.

The two men along with two other suspects were arrested...
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Namibian Defence Force soldier in court for rhino poaching
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Margaret Ross
Christina Sheehan
This Anti-poaching cartoon makes an excellent point.
This Antipoaching cartoon makes an excellent point
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Angel Rodriguez Cardenas
Nicole Katz
South African hunter ‘eaten by crocodiles’ in Zimbabwe

Crocodiles are thought to have eaten a South African hunter after human remains were found inside two animals.

The Man disappeared last week after he went on a hunting safari in Zimbabwe.

Accompanied by a pack of dogs and a Zimbabwean tracker, the professional hunter who organises trips for foreign clients is thought to have been eaten...
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South African hunter ‘eaten by crocodiles’ in Zimbabwe

South African hunter ‘eaten by crocodiles’ in Zimbabwe

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Tracy Pursey
Lauren Paterson
Crime 'threatens nearly half the world's natural heritage sites.

Poaching, illegal logging and fishing are threatening endangered species in some of the world's most iconic natural sites, according to a report.

Conservation charity WWF says almost half of the world's 200 designated natural heritage sites are "plagued" by wildlife criminals.

These include the last refuges for critically...
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Crime 'threatens nearly half the world's natural heritage sites
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Sharon Urick
Scott Smeaton
This is Mapimpan who was rescued at only four days old. He now lives happily in a large sanctuary and is a magnificent King..
We helped to protect these beautiful Lions by providing anti-poaching camera traps that are now placed around their natural areas so that if poachers approach, the Rangers can be there within minutes.
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Jillian Keenan
Rowena Dexter
The Baby Rhinos at the Orphanage.

It takes so many dedicated people to help these victims of poaching. Unfortunately there is no help from the government, so have to rely completely on public donations to supply the desperately needed food, medications and equipment that is needed to keep the orphanage operational.

Your kindness is what makes it possible to make a positive difference. You...
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Dogs trained in Wales help fight rhino poaching in Africa.

Dogs trained in Carmarthenshire are helping fight the slaughter of rhinos and elephants by poachers in Africa.

Extremus Dog Training in St Clears works with charity Animals Saving Animals in the conservation effort.

It has seven dogs in Africa and is training puppies Badak, Murwi and Diego to join them.

Director Darren Priddle...
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Dogs trained in Wales help fight rhino poaching in Africa

Dogs trained in Wales help fight rhino poaching in Africa - BBC News

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Ronald Collins
Andrea White