Read more about the article RARE BREED: Zoo Welcomes Four Antelope So Rare Less Than 100 Still Alive In Wild
BIOPARC Valencia, in Spain, receives a group of eastern bongo, a critically endangered species with less than 100 specimens in the wild, in June, 2022. (Bioparc Valencia/Newsflash)

RARE BREED: Zoo Welcomes Four Antelope So Rare Less Than 100 Still Alive In Wild

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WBsGzPplSpQ These images show how a zoo in Spain has welcomed four members of a critically endangered species of antelope that has less than 100 members left in the wild. The eastern bongo, also known as the mountain bongo (Tragelaphus eurycerus isaaci) is a type of antelope that is listed…

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Read more about the article SOME-FIN FISHY: Customs Dog Sniffs Out Hundreds Of Endangered Seahorses
Customs dog found 844 dried seahorses weighing a total of around five kilograms at Leipzig-Halle Airport in June 2022. (Hauptzollamt Dresden/Newsflash)

SOME-FIN FISHY: Customs Dog Sniffs Out Hundreds Of Endangered Seahorses

Customs officers found nearly 1,000 endangered seahorses being smuggled through an airport to be used as 'natural viagra' by bogus healers. The dried seahorses had been stashed in a freight package going through Germany's Dresden and Leipzig Airport when they were found by a sniffer dog. The 5-kilogramme (11-lb) package…

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Read more about the article Outrage Over Snaps Showing Endangered Jaguar Being Skinned After It Was Hunted
A protected endangered jaguar was hunted and butchered in the municipality of Palizada, Mexico, in February, 2022. (Newsflash)

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

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 south-eastern Mexican state of Campeche, and the images caused outrage after they were shared online. The images show an apparently…

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Read more about the article Baffled Customs Officers Find Endangered Tortoise Skeleton In Its Shell Shipped From Switzerland As Home Decoration
The skeletonised tortoise listed by the IUCN as 'vulnerable' which was found by customs officers in the city of Augsburg in Germany. (Hauptzollamt Augsburg/Newsflash)

Baffled Customs Officers Find Endangered Tortoise Skeleton In Its Shell Shipped From Switzerland As Home Decoration

German customs officers have seized a protected tortoise skeleton along with its shell that was shipped from Switzerland to Germany as a home decoration. The officials at the Donauwoerth Customs Office located in the southern German state of Bavaria found the tortoise and its shell in a package on 19th…

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Read more about the article Outrage After MasterChef Contestants Cook Endangered Sharks And Rodents
The participants of MasterChef Ecuador used bushmeat for one of the challenges. (Newsflash)

Outrage After MasterChef Contestants Cook Endangered Sharks And Rodents

The TV show MasterChef Ecuador has sparked outrage for featuring the cooking of wild animals, including the world’s largest rodent and an endangered shark. The controversial episode, broadcast on 3rd January, prompted the Ministry of Environment, Water and Ecological Transition to point out that the hunting and consumption of these…

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