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Reclassification of 33 wild mammal species under the Animal Improvement Act
30th October 2019

MEDIA STATEMENT BY THE COALITION TO STOP CAPTIVE BREEDING AND KEEPING OF LIONS AND OTHER BIG CATS FOR COMMERCIAL PURPOSES (The…

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Update on state of captive lion breeding in South Africa
22nd October 2019

This is an excerpt from a meeting summary published online by the Parliamentary Monitoring Group (PMG) on 22 October, 2019 The…

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Absa Cape Epic Last Lions ride the Southern Cross
16th October 2019

This is an excerpt from an article written and published online by MTB App on 16 October, 2019 Mike Nixon one…

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Will justice be served for 35 lions killed for their bones?
16th October 2019

This is an excerpt from an article written by Dr Louise de Waal of Green Girls in Africa and published online…

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UK to ban import of trophy hunting souvenirs to help endangered animals
28th September 2019

The UK is set to ban the import of sick souvenirs from hunting, it has emerged. The Conservative government is poised…

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Moving video reveals the reality of life in captivity for South Africa’s lions
25th September 2019

The barbaric trade of canned hunting needs to be made illegal immediately, campaigners have urged. The industry of raising lions to…

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Lion cub petting stopped as Gauteng park aims to be a ‘nurture reserve’
9th September 2019

Petting of lion cubs has been stopped, with immediate effect, at the Rhino and Lion Nature Reserve in the Cradle of…

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Respect for dolphins and wild animals: Coquille Bonheur stays the course
26th August 2019

After setting up a policy in favor of dolphins, Coquille Bonheur, the agency of Christian Lefèvre engaged in the receptive, now…

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Big cat trade driven by demand for traditional Asian medicine
14th August 2019

Traditional Asian medicine is driving the growing international trade in big cat products and leading to the mistreatment of thousands of…

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Bringing an End to South Africa’s Captive Predator Industry: An Interview with the Blood Lions Team
12th August 2019

South Africa’s captive lion industry is massive and exploitative, and mercilessly turns lions into profit in a number of ways.  Almost…

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