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Time to Put an End to the Ivory Trade to Protect the Endangered Elephants Animal Compassion Blog 

Time to Put an End to the Ivory Trade to Protect the Endangered Elephants

The elephants of the world are under crisis. Several thousands of elephants are killed each year for their precious ivory tusks which illegally traded across the exotic markets of the world. It is strongly believed that the ivory trade is the main reason for the depleting population of the elephants in the world. The Need to Protect the Elephants Elephants are the wild animals that are extremely native to their regions. Their existence is highly vital to the region in which they live. The elephants shape the landscape. As they…

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Defending the Rhinos from the Illegal Rhino Poaching and Horn Trade Animal Compassion Blog 

Defending the Rhinos from Illegal Rhino Poaching and Horn Trade

South Africa is home to around 70 percent of the total population of the endangered rhinoceros left on the Earth. When the European rule in these lands intensified, the rhino population went down drastically from the several hundred thousands of rhinos who were native to the African forests. This happened due to the extensive rhino poaching. In the current scenario, the rhino population is spread across 2 continents and just 5 species. Around 20,400 white rhinos remaining Around 5,250 black rhinos remaining The great one-horned rhinos The Sumatran rhinos The…

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Smuggling Racket of Animals: Poaching of Wildlife Animals Like Chinkara and Barking Deer Found

Smuggling Racket of Animals: Poaching of Wildlife Animals Like Chinkara and Barking Deer Found

It has just been four days since a huge racket of poaching of wildlife animals like Chinkara and Barking Deer along with the smuggling of the international arms were uncovered in Meerut. This happened after a 17-hour long raid that was jointly carried out by the DRI (Directorate of Revenue Intelligence) and the wildlife department. The raid was carried out at the house of the retired colonel and his son who is a national-level shooter. After the raid, it has been revealed that the poached animals were that of the…

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The World is on the Verge of Losing Two-thirds of Wild Animals by 2020

The World is on the Verge of Losing Two-thirds of Wild Animals by 2020

A report by the popular Living Planet Index claims that the world’s wild population can decline to 67% unless some strict action is taken by the humans. The number of wild animals on Earth is set to fall by two-third of their population by the year 2020 as a part of the mass extinction. This extinction would owe to the destruction of wild habitats, pollution, and illegal hunting. The most vulnerable creature on the verge of extinction includes the elephants and tigers, including even the vultures and gorillas. Humans have…

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