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Indonesian lorises 'saved from sale on Facebook'

Archived, 4 days ago From bbc.com 

London, U K - East Sussex-based International Animal Rescue (IAR) said 34 "extremely stressed" slow lorises had been seized.

Some had bite wounds, six had been shot with air rifles, some had their teeth clipped and several were pregnant.

Japan’s whaling in defiance of world court stirs anger

Archived, 4 days ago From ens-newswire.com 

Eugene, OREGON - As delegates from around the world gather in Portoroz for the 66th meeting of the International Whaling Commission, IWC, on Monday, pro-whaling and anti-whaling nations are set to clash yet again over Japan’s so-called “scientific whaling.”

A wild condor chick took flight for the first time in over 100 years

Archived, 4 days ago From care2.com 

Redwood City, CALIFORNIA - For the first time since the 1890s, a wild condor chick has flown from its nest in California’s Pinnacles National Park.

The female chick, seen above, was born in April. She’s not the first condor to be born at this park, 80 miles sout ...

Taiwan bans cosmetics animal testing

Archived, 6 days ago From hsi.org 

Washington, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - Taiwan has joined the growing global momentum to end cosmetics cruelty today with passage of legislation to end cosmetics animal testing. The bill, proposed by Legislators Wang YuMin and Zhuang Rui Xiong, amends Taiwan’s Control for Cosmetic Hygiene ...

Brazil to support South Atlantic whale sanctuary bid

Archived, 6 days ago From mexicostar.com 

Sydney, AUSTRALIA - Brazil is going to support the creation of a whale sanctuary in the South Atlantic to protect cetaceans from hunting and ensure their survival. Environment Minister Sarney Filho will uphold that when the International Whaling Commission votes on the ...

New snow leopard conservation plan in offing

Archived, 6 days ago From myrepublica.com 

Kathmandu, NEPAL - The government is all set to bring in a new Snow Leopard Conservation Action Plan for Nepal, aimed at safeguarding one of the most endangered wildlife species in a more effective way.

Until the new plan kicks in, the Snow Leopard Conse ...

How one U.S. zoo is supporting African wildlife conservation

Archived, 6 days ago From voices.nationalgeographic.com 

Washington, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - Staff at the Seneca Park Zoological Society in Rochester, New York had graciously allowed me to come face to face with Bill, the resident southern white rhinoceros who, funnily enough, was more interested in being petted than eating his helping of b ...

An unwanted catch: Conservationists refocus to save the whales.

Archived, 7 days ago From csmonitor.com 

Boston, MASSACHUSETTS - When the International Whaling Commission (IWC) was founded in 1946, commercial hunting was the most significant threat to whale populations. But when the commission passed a whaling moratorium in 1982, the threat changed.

Bycatch is n ...

Elephant owners cannot be unkind to the animals, must follow law: SC

Archived, 7 days ago From hindustantimes.com 

New Delhi, INDIA - Elephant owners, including temples, cannot be unkind to them and must follow the law, the Supreme Court said on Thursday.

A bench of Justices Dipak Misra and Amitava Roy observed that those keeping elephants in captivity, whether priva ...

How technology is helping animals lead normal lives

Archived, 7 days ago From tech.co 

Arlington, VIRGINIA - Technology offers many benefits to the animal kingdom, ranging from pet search websites that help them find a home all the way to tracking devices that enable us to learn about the habits and needs of whales. Americans alone have adopted approximatel ...

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