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PostSubject: Poached Wildlife   Mon Mar 13, 2017 11:20 pm

http://www.wanderlust.co.uk/magazine/blogs/paul-goldstein/poached-wildlife-conservation-paul-goldstein
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PostSubject: Re: Poached Wildlife   Sat Mar 18, 2017 7:01 am

I hope we never reach the day when the only wild animals we can see are in zoos and after reading about the above standards of zoos that in itself is of great concern
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PostSubject: Re: Poached Wildlife   Sat Mar 18, 2017 7:16 am

Great link Davo. Chicken an egg situation one obviously forgetting about local needs.

I see both sides on this one my absolute pet hate is trophy hunters and wealthy  businessmen paying to hunt animals.

Clarence being a prime example. The dominate male would have killed all of his offspring.

I actually had a Marathon man moment. Remember that drill  batman
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PostSubject: Re: Poached Wildlife   Sat Mar 18, 2017 8:56 am

Lack of real wild life is not new.

I had a friend at Uni from Nigeria. The first lion and giraffes he ever saw were in London zoo.
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PostSubject: Re: Poached Wildlife   Sat Mar 18, 2017 9:38 am

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Lack of real wild life is not new.

I had a friend at Uni from Nigeria. The first lion and giraffes he ever saw were in London zoo.
 Agree and that is sad but needs to be highlighted.
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