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YouTube video draws focus to trophy hunting in SA

YouTube video draws focus to trophy hunting in SA | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
A new video of a canned lion hunt has been making waves on the internet, bringing renewed attention to trophy hunting in South Africa. (RT @EIAinvestigator: RT @siphomcd: Depressing video of a canned #lion hunt using a bow...
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Rhino: DA wants disaster money - News24

Rhino: DA wants disaster money - News24 | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Rhino: DA wants disaster money News24 Benadie said the DA supported rhino farmer John Hume's reasons for the legalisation of trade in rhino horn as it would protect consumers from "unethical suppliers, poverty alleviation and making poaching...
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Tanzanians see official hand in elephant poaching

OPEN WILDERNESS NEAR ARUSHA, Tanzania (AP) — Pratik Patel gazed glumly as the herder's scrawny brown dogs moved between piles of bones to eat the rotting elephant flesh.
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Would you ask them to move? Three rhinos block South African road for an hour after deciding to take a nap

Would you ask them to move? Three rhinos block South African road for an hour after deciding to take a nap | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Three big beasts bemused drivers in South Africa when they sauntered on to a rural road for a well-earned rest and caused a traffic jam.
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Traffic: Why It’s Time to Get Serious About the Bloody Illegal Wildlife Trade | TIME.com

Traffic: Why It’s Time to Get Serious About the Bloody Illegal Wildlife Trade | TIME.com | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Wildlife trafficking and poaching are on the rise, thanks to growing incomes in Asia and the involvement of major international crime syndicates. Is there hope for ending the war on wildlife?
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Africa: Yao Ming Says No to Ivory and Rhino Horn - AllAfrica.com

Africa: Yao Ming Says No to Ivory and Rhino Horn - AllAfrica.com | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
CRIENGLISH.com Africa: Yao Ming Says No to Ivory and Rhino Horn AllAfrica.com April 16th, Beijing: Today, former NBA star and Chinese icon, Yao Ming, launched a major public awareness campaign targeting consumption of ivory and rhino horn in China...
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Police pursue rhino horn thieves - Eyewitness News

Police pursue rhino horn thieves - Eyewitness News | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Police pursue rhino horn thieves
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JOHANNESBURG - Limpopo police said on Sunday they were moving forward with their investigation, as they continue to hunt for 66 rhino horns worth millions of rands.
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Mozambique easy on rhino poachers KNP

Mozambique easy on rhino poachers   KNP | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Kruger National Park is concerned that Mozambique is not seriously addressing the involvement of its own citizens in the poaching crisis that is crippling Kruger.
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AWT Protecting Africa's Endangered Wildlife: Outrage over Sh30,000 fine for poaching

AWT Protecting Africa's Endangered Wildlife: Outrage over Sh30,000 fine for poaching | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
RT @AWTnews: AWT Protecting Africa's Endangered Wildlife: Outrage over Sh30,000 fine for poaching #killthetrade #saynotopoaching http://t.co/A8lwxgwkvS
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Authorities 'Fighting A Counter-Insurgency' Against Rhino Poachers

Authorities 'Fighting A Counter-Insurgency' Against Rhino Poachers | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
KRUGER NATIONAL PARK, South Africa, April 11 (Reuters) - Five days after the rhino was gunned down, its carcass had been picked apart by scavengers while the poachers who killed the threatened animal had probably taken its valuable horn over the...
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Kruger Park Safaris & Accommodation | Kruger Tours

Kruger Park Safaris & Accommodation | Kruger Tours | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Over 30 Kruger Park Tours and Safari Packages, from 3 to 7 day safari packages, self-drive kruger safaris
and Kruger Safari Lodge Accommodation.
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Grisly truth behind rhino poaching: Rotting carcass of majestic beast slaughtered for horns that are worth more than gold discovered in South Africa

Grisly truth behind rhino poaching: Rotting carcass of majestic beast slaughtered for horns that are worth more than gold discovered in South Africa | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
The rhino was shot by poachers in Kruger National Park in South Africa, where a total of 203 of the creatures have been slaughtered for their horns this year alone.
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Europol probe into crime gang linked to €500k rhino horn heist - Independent.ie

Europol probe into crime gang linked to €500k rhino horn heist - Independent.ie | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
AN Organised crime gang believed to have stolen from museums worldwide is suspected of the theft of rhino horns from a National Museum storage facility.
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Five rounded up with elephant tusks‚ other contraband - Himalayan Times

Five rounded up with elephant tusks‚ other contraband Himalayan Times Police have seized four elephant tusks weighing 21.4 kg, skin of marten and mongoose, tooth of musk deer and wild boar, 10 pieces of precious stone, 150 gram hashish, 95 gram...
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Rhino Horn Bad Medicine Says New WWF ‘Toenails For Cancer’ Campaign

Rhino Horn Bad Medicine Says New WWF ‘Toenails For Cancer’ Campaign | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Rhino horn is no more effective at treating cancer than eating ground-up human toenails, and it’s made of the same ingredient, keratin.
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Horn in sixty (ish) seconds: Gang robs museum rhino heads - The Irish Sun

Horn in sixty (ish) seconds: Gang robs museum rhino heads - The Irish Sun | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
The Irish Sun
Horn in sixty (ish) seconds: Gang robs museum rhino heads
The Irish Sun
International trade in illicit rhino horn is fuelled by superstition mainly in Vietnam and China that it is an aphrodisiac with Viagra-like effects.
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3 day Kruger Tented Safari | Kruger Tours | Budget Kruger Safaris

3 day Kruger Tented Safari | Kruger Tours | Budget Kruger Safaris | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
3 day Budget Kruger Park Safaris from Johannesburg staying in
walk-in safari tents includes full day in Kruger National park, sunset drive and transfer from Johannesburg.
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Giraffes gunned down for family holiday 'fun'

Giraffes gunned down for family holiday 'fun' | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
TOURISTS pose for a happy snap – standing beside animal they’ve just shot dead for sport (RT @careforthewild: Shoot first...then avoid the difficult questions. Giraffe trophy hunting..can it be justified as 'conservation'?
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Elephants

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Kruger National Park Safaris, Tours and Accommodation. Kruger utilise Pinterest, un tableau virtuel permettant de regrouper et de partager tout ce que vous aimez.
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South African reserve poisons rhinos' horns to deter poaching

South African reserve poisons rhinos' horns to deter poaching | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
A game reserve in South Africa has taken the radical step of poisoning rhino horns so that people risk becoming 'seriously ill' if they consume them..
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AMAZING VIDEO: African Wild Dogs Hunt Down A Swimming Antelope

AMAZING VIDEO: African Wild Dogs Hunt Down A Swimming Antelope | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
A pack of African wild dogs force a fleeing impala into a dam then patiently wait for it to make its move. Once it does, the hunt is on. This never before seen HD footage captured by Rob The Ranger is extremely rare.
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Legadema loses cub to large male leopard | Africa Geographic Magazine Blog

Legadema loses cub to large male leopard | Africa Geographic Magazine Blog | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
At the end of last month, Mombo guides found Legadema at the Broken Baobab. This enormous tree has a large hollow at it’s centre, which is one of her favourite ...
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Minister worried about rising poaching | The New Age Online

Minister worried about rising poaching | The New Age Online | Kruger & African Wildlife | Scoop.it
Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa is concerned about the increasing rate of rhino poaching, her office said on Thursday.
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