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Africa Lost At Least 745 Rhinos To Poachers in 2012

Rhino Poaching Up Drastically Almost three percent of Africa’s rhino population was killed by poachers in 2012. The trend appears to be rising even faster. Experts predict that if poaching continues to increase at this rate, rhino populations could be wiped … Continue reading

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Sick Animals Are Symptoms Of Bigger Health Threats

Wildlife Killed By Toxic Exposure The following information lists a very lengthy series of deadly and disturbing events around the world involving thousands, possibly millions, of animals. These deaths are sad enough from a humane and compassionate point of view, … Continue reading

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Ten Collared Wolves Shot Near Yellowstone National Park

Collars Used To Track, Kill Wolves Hunters have killed two radio-collared wolves that roamed Grand Teton National Park, localizing a debate about the legal killing of “park” wolves used for research. Details about the animals are few because a state statute … Continue reading

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Heroic Efforts To Save Wildlife, Ecosystems

Saving Animals, Endangered Species Like thousands of other people, I’m very concerned about the plight of animals on our beautiful, but vanishing planet. Animals around the world are under siege like never before. In many cases, the problems are escalating … Continue reading

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