Tag Archives: China

REMEMBER THE ELEPHANTS IN AFRICA…

On World Elephant Day we are reminded that poaching is a growing concern across much of Africa. Though attempts at working together to end poaching are being made, DON PINNOCK argues that stockpile sales of old ivory do nothing to … Continue reading

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GREAT JOB DONE BY CUSTOMS OFFICIALS IN HONG KONG….

Hong Kong customs officials just confiscated a Nigerian shipment of 1,120 elephant tusks—part of a haul of rhino horns and leopard pelts that totaled around $5.3 million in value. In July, HK customs seized 1,148 tusks worth $2.3 million in … Continue reading

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CHINA-THE LOCUSTS ARE AT IT AGAIN

Chinese are the locusts of the world, they will eat anything and when questioned!  “they say it is tradition and culture”  The most traded wild mammal – the pangolin – is being eaten to extinction July 2013. The Chinese pangolin, … Continue reading

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GREAT NEWS FROM CANADA…. BANNING DOG AND CAT FUR….

China has become a top fur importer, and is satisfying demand with domestic dogs and cats. Animal activists believe many of these are stolen pets. The United States, European Union and Australia have laws that ban importing cat and dog … Continue reading

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CHINA AND THE EU TO SIGN DEAL ON WILDLIFE TRAFFICKING….

Potočnik, the European commissioner for environment, and Zhou Shengxian, China’s Environmental Protection minister, will sign the cooperation agreement in Beijing, forging closer ties against wildlife trafficking through the exchange of information and enforcement. The deal will also give the EU … Continue reading

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SIBIBERIAN TIGERS GET TWO MORE RESERVES

China will set up two more national reserves for Siberian tigers in Jilin and Heilongjiang provinces to protect the endangered species, said an official from the Feline Research Center of the State Forestry Administration on Thursday. The two reserves will … Continue reading

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DOG MEAT FESTIVAL GOES AHEAD….I DONT HAVE WORDS TO DESCRIBE MY FEELINGS TOWARDS THIS…

These poor dogs likely met a sad fate. We need to stop this terrible trade and the suffering that results from it. Guangyuan Boai Animal Protection Group Dog meat for sale. YF Du Brave protestors spoke out for their beliefs. … Continue reading

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THIS IS WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU HAVE NO RESPECT FOR NATURE AND MOTHER EARTH….

Chinese beaches overwhelmed by algae Mess with nature this is what you get…. expect more to come…. Figure it out China why this is happening! The seas of China have been hit by their largest ever growth of algae. A large … Continue reading

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STUPID OLD FASION CUSTOMS AND TRADITIONS

Shark fin soup was de rigueur at wedding banquets. Somebody got married, and slurp — there we were, eating the stringy soup at an elaborate 10-course affair in a private party room in Chinatown. It was pleasing, but in the … Continue reading

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2000 PEACOCK FEATHERS USED IN A DRESS – CHINA

Over 2000 peacock feathers were used to make this wedding dress, modelled at a wedding expo in China earlier this year. Meanwhile in India there are increasing incidents of the poisoning of peacocks. It’s illegal to kill the national bird, … Continue reading

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