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RHINO CALF FLOURISHING IN INDIA – please support any aniti poaching organization

THIS IS STILL QUITE SAD – SUCH A SMALL BABY TO BE WITH OUT A MOTHER – THANKS TO THE HEARTLESS POACHERS A 2-month-old orphaned rhino calf rescued by conservationists in April is thriving in a new enclosure in Manas … 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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HOT- FUNKY PINK SLUG FOUND IN AUSTRALIA………

He’s big. He’s slimy. And he’s … neon pink?! Meet Triboniophorus aff. graeffei, a new species of 8-inch-long (20-centimeter-long) slug that’s found only on one Australian mountain. Scientists already knew that a bright-pink slug lived on Mount Kaputar, thinking it was … Continue reading

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THE 25 MOST ENDANGERED PRIMATE SPECIES

Of the 633 primate species on the planet, 54 percent are classified as at least threatened by extinction by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). The animals on the top 25 list are in the most dire straits. … Continue reading

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TIGER CUB KILLED BY MOVING TRAIN

Pradip Kumar Maitra, Hindustan Times  Nagpur, April 15, 2013 A speeding passenger train killed a tiger cub while another cub was seriously injured near Kelzhar railway station, a buffer zone of Tadoba tiger reserves in eastern Maharashtra district of Chandrapur, … Continue reading

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THE TIGER’S ONLY PREDATOR IS MAN – AND ONLY MAN CAN PRESERVE THIS BEAUTIFUL CREATURE

“If nature has made anything more beautiful than a tiger then I do not know what it might be.”    Stephen Fry There are only 3,200 tigers left in the wild, we have to act now or this  iconic animal … Continue reading

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I STILL WONDER ABOUT THIS – I HAVE MY DOUBTS….

Minister comes under fire over South Africa hunting trip: ‘I didn’t kill the  animals. Just posed near them’ Maharashtra minister of state for school  education, Fauzia Khan, found herself in a tricky situation after pictures of  her posing with a … Continue reading

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INDIA DEPLOYS DRONES TO PROTECT RHINOS AT RESERVE

Baby Rhino Calf With Its Mother Aerial surveillance drones are being flown at an Indian nature reserve to protect rare rhinoceros from increasing attacks by poachers. The unmanned aerial vehicle, equipped with powerful cameras, was operated for the first time … Continue reading

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RHINO CALF IS SAFE AND SOUND

The 2 week rhino calf which was orphaned after poachers killed its mother is in good health and being cared for by Manas National Park staff.  The calf was found 3km from where the body of its parent was discovered … Continue reading

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188 RHINOS WERE KILLED IN SOUTH AFRICA – WHAT IS THE SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT DOING ABOUT IT….????

At least 188 rhinos were killed in South Africa during the first quarter of 2013, according to the country’s Department of Environmental Affairs. Of the 188 rhinos, 135 were killed in Kruger National Park, 17 in North West, 16 in … Continue reading

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