Almost 3000 wild apes are hunted, captured or killed each year says a new UN report released on Monday. The report shows yet another cruel face of the growing illegal wildlife trade.
A new safari adventure is making waves with animal lovers all over the world and its not because it supports conservation of wildlife. Giraffe hunting is fast becoming the new ‘adventure’ and sportsmen are paying big bucks to kill one of these amazing creatures.
One look at the 14 new residents of the Moon Bear rescue centre in the Tam Dao National Park and one can understand they have recently witnessed extreme trauma. Held captive in one of Vietnam’s many bear farms, the animals would have ended dead and without bile if not for a change of heart of the farm owner.