Jaguar Fled Wildfires Only To Run Into Sick Poachers

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Picture shows jaguar killed by poachers, in Jujuy, Argentina, undated. (Newsflash)

Suspected poachers caused outrage after photographs emerged of them posing with the carcass of a jaguar they had apparently killed minutes earlier. The incident took place in Jujuy Province, north-western…

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Two Seized As Police Free 300 Trapped Wild Birds

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Police officer releasing a bird from a net in Valencia, Spain, undated. Police found more than 270 birds, most of them protected species, that were illegally captured and released them. (Newsflash)

Spain's Civil Guard has seized two poachers using illegal traps to capture hundreds of live birds to be eaten or sold off in tiny cages. Trapping birds - seen as…

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Scientists Create World’s Largest Chimp DNA Genome From Poop

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Given the almost complete absence of chimpanzee fossils, the genetic information from current populations is crucial for describing their evolutionary history, according to German and Spanish scientists. (Pixabay/Newsflash)

An international team of experts has compiled the world's largest wild chimp genomic catalogue by sequencing DNA found in hundreds of samples of ape poo. The team was led by…

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Outrage Over Snaps Showing Endangered Jaguar Being Skinned After It Was Hunted

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A protected endangered jaguar was hunted and butchered in the municipality of Palizada, Mexico, in February, 2022. (Newsflash)

These shocking images reportedly show an endangered jaguar being skinned after it was illegally hunted by poachers in Mexico. The incident took place in the municipality of Palizada in the…

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