17th Sep 2014
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Japan slaughters first dolphins in widely-condemned annual cull

  Fishermen, on a boat with their fresh kill, navigate blood-filled waters in the coastal town of Taiji in Japan’s Wakayama prefecture, during last year’s annual dolphin cull. Photo: AP...

04th Sep 2014
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Starved polar bear perished due to record sea-ice melt

Climate change has reduced ice in the Arctic to record lows in the past year, forcing animals to range further in search of food   Picture: This 16-year-old male polar...

03rd Sep 2014
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Kenyan Commandos on Frontline of Poaching War

Picture: Elite-rangers before embarking on a night patrol at a base camp at the Ol Jogi rhino sanctuary, in Nairobi. (AFP) OL JOGI, KENYA:  With camouflage uniforms, assault rifles, night vision...

24th Aug 2014
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Catch of the day: Brown bear sits to enjoy his meal after a successful day’s fishing with his friends

        This chilled out brown bear looks like he has all the necessities of life, as he relaxes in the river with a tasty, freshly-caught salmon. The...

23rd Aug 2014
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14 Places to See Wildlife

1) Pandas – Chengdu Research Base, China Pic: A Giant Panda cub is seen at China’s largest breeding Program at Chengdu Research Base Of Giant Panda Breeding in China. (Paul...

22nd Aug 2014
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Kayaker Has An Incredible Close Encounter With A Humpback Whale

Kayakers! You gotta stop getting so close to whales! Yes, on the back (as it were) of this Norwegian kayaker who collided with a humpback whale and these kayakers being lifted out of...

21st Aug 2014
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20% of Africa’s Elephant killed in Three Years

Did you know? Around 100,000 elephants were killed by poachers for their ivory on the African continent in just three years, according to a new paper in the Proceedings of the...

08th Aug 2014
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Travel bloggers call for conference to cancel dolphin tours

The TBEX travel bloggers’ conference in Cancun is the latest in a string of tourism companies to be put under pressure for their association with dolphin or whale tours Wild...

06th Aug 2014
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The Right Way to Resolve Wildlife Problems

Resolving wildlife problems in a gentle and humane way is a challenge that we meet head on each day. With the threat of rabies and other diseases wildlife carry, a...

30th Jul 2014
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Only 3,200 Tigers Remain in the Wild; This Map Shows Where

On International Tiger Day, the numbers tell the story of the big cat’s struggle to survive. (Photo: Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters) July 29, 2014 By Todd Woody Todd Woody is TakePart’s senior editor...