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Wild Species

WHAT A TRAGIC WAY TO DIE DUE IRRESPONISBLE TRANSPORTER

Giraffe dies after head hits highway overpass Those responsible for the death of a giraffe whose head struck a South African highway overpass while they were been transported in a truck should be prosecuted under animal protection laws. . The … Continue reading

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RHINOS IN AFRICA UNDER SERIOUS THREAT

A recent article in Time Magazine highlights the current rise in rhino poaching and the increasing Asian demand and illegal trade which is driving the current crisis. Vietnam has rapidly emerged as the leading destination for illicit trade in rhino … Continue reading

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BOTSWANA INTENDS TO BAN “CANNED HUNTING”

Botswana intends to ban “canned hunting,” the practice in which large carnivores such as lions or other wildlife species are raised in captivity and hunted in small camps with no room for escape or to elude the hunter. Botswana’s Ministry … Continue reading

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BIG MALE BLACK RHINO POACHED IN KENYA….

A Big Bull black rhino has been poached in the Paradise Plains around 20 min drive in from the Musiara Gate inside the Maasai Mara National Reserve.  Report has been confirmed by two sources. We have heard that the Big … Continue reading

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SEVEN REASONS WHY RHINO HORN TRADE SHOULD BE LEGALISED…

1. Legal trade will give the consumer the option of buying the product from a legal, ethical, controlled source This will play a role in hindering the black market There will be no need for rhinos to be killed (legally … Continue reading

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WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN HUNTING AN ENDANGERED RHINO AND POACHING AN ENDANGERED RHINO?

Cape Town – In November last year, presenter and self-styled hardcore huntress, Melissa Bachman, caused global outrage when she posted a photo on Facebook of herself posing with a magnificent maned lion she had shot and killed at Maroi Conservancy in Limpopo, … Continue reading

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Masters of the Bush / Save the Rhino Song

Herman van Deventer – Devoted lover of Rhinos “Click” on the Video to Watch

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SUPPLY AND DEMAND – THE LEGAL WAY OR THE POACHERS WAY?

I urge you to make a choice – “Alive without a Horn” – or – “Dead without a Horn” Support SOTI’s Supported Breeding Programs 1.     It must surely be common sense that if you have a supply to a market and you … Continue reading

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ELEPHANT KILLER – KING JUAN CARLOS OF SPAIN

  Spain’s King Juan Carlos poses in front of a dead elephant on a hunting trip in Botswana, Africa. While ordinary Spaniards cope with harsh austerity, recession and soaring unemployment, the country’s royal family has been enjoying expensive hunting trips, … Continue reading

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YOU REALLY HAVE TO BE JOKING – THIS LOOKS GREAT – SEE HOW I FEEL ABOUT THIS…

Wow – this is really nice of them. NOW CHECK OUT THE VIDEO BELOW – “CLICK” ON THE VIDEO TO WATCH IT NOW READ SOME FACTS How much of this money is going to local organizations that are really working … Continue reading

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