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Born to be wild: the newborn pandas destined for freedom

Published in Odd and Fun on 27th July 2017

Most pandas born in confinement in China waste their lives there. But a few are being prepared for a move to the mountains. These videos by Ami Vitale demo the the efforts of the keepers looking after those destined for both zoos and the wildernes. By Kate Carter Pandas: cute, but sexually inept and bamboozled […]

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New the risk to public property endanger America’s unique wildlife passageways

Published in Odd and Fun on 21st July 2017

Mule deer, pronghorn and other swine rely on unbroken movement streets for nutrient and survival, a requisite now in jeopardy as Trump pushes for development The life of a Wyoming mule deer is a tough one. In ordering to subsist, thousands of the deer undertake an arduous 150 -mile migration twice a year to find […]

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Tiger Population on the Rise After 100 Years Thanks to the Actions of Local Tribes

Published in Odd and Fun on 20th July 2017

It should come as no surprise to anyone at this point that tigers are an endangered species, but what may met as something of a shocker is that the population is actually are now beginning to make a comeback for the first time in around 100 times! To help protect the species there’s been areas […]

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Animal trafficking: the $23 bn criminal industry patrolled by a toothless regulator

Published in Odd and Fun on 9th July 2017

The Cite convention finds itself confronting potent networks, even though it has no detectives , no police powers and no firearms The illegal trade in wildlife is a most attractive felony. But it is highly perniciou, and its proportion is warning the extinction of some of the worlds most iconic species. It is also grotesquely […]

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African elephants ‘killed faster than they are being born’

Published in Odd and Fun on 30th June 2017

Data exhausted on UN world wildlife day pictures overall person is still descending despite a recent reduction in high levels of poaching for ivory More African elephants are being killed for bone than are being born, despite poaching stages falling for the fourth time in a row in 2015. The new data, released on UN […]

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Baby killer whale fights for life in New Zealand harbour

Published in Odd and Fun on 15th June 2017

The orca, nicknamed Bob, has been swimming in a conceal on the east coast of the North Island for two weeks after becoming separated from his pod A baby orca separated from its mother and husk for two weeks is gradually croaking in a New Zealand hide, despite a taskforce being set up to try […]

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The 10 species most at risk from climate change

Published in Odd and Fun on 13th June 2017

From penguins in Antarctica, to butterflies in Spain, and rodents and coral in the Great Barrier Reef, as the world warms these species are disappearing 10 Hawaiian honeycreepers Small island species, confined to limited terrain, are always susceptible, particularly to invasive species, burgeoning human populations, and brand-new cancers. On Hawaii, climate change intersects with these […]

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Think You Can Outrun A Crocodile? Think Again, Puny Humans

Published in Odd and Fun on 11th June 2017

When it comes to indispensable existence abilities, biding away from crocodiles is among the most obvious. That tell me anything, these loom individuals are rulers of hunting that are great at camouflage. So what happens when you traverse courses with an enraged croc? You extend, and you do it quickly. You do not stop until […]

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20 Strangest Hybrid Animal Breeds You Didnt Know Existed

Published in Odd and Fun on 9th June 2017

For us animal admirers, composites can be both a feeling of infatuation and dreaded, as sometimes situates just really arent meant to happen that street! Knowledge of composites became more widespread and favourite thanks to Napolean Dynamite and the Liger, but what are some of the lesser known swine that arent really common in sort […]

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Animal welfare radicals push US to categorize all leopards as jeopardized

Published in Odd and Fun on 8th June 2017

Conservationists are announcing on the US to raise the protection level for leopards, dangerously abridging hunters ability to import body parts as trophies Conservationists have involved a crackdown on the importation to the US of leopards killed during American hunters, by seeking to repeat the protections introduced in the wake of the furore generated by […]

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