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Re: Poaching

Postby Pajarita » Mon Dec 30, 2019 12:25 pm

14 poached IRN chicks rescued from petstore that was selling them illegaly.

https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/ba ... 422719.ece
Pajarita
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Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17008
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Poaching

Postby Pajarita » Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:08 am

Women were selling IRNs and when the police searched, they found 120 birds!

https://www.covaipost.com/coimbatore/tw ... fQQTBb6dnz

And two more:

https://www.dawn.com/news/1527966
(this last one mentions the fact that the Alexandrines have been poached so much that they are beginning to disappear from places)
Pajarita
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Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17008
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Poaching

Postby Pajarita » Sat Jan 18, 2020 11:28 am

Belgian man caught in Peruvian airport trying to smuggle 20 birds in suitcase.

https://www.msn.com/en-xl/news/other/ma ... ar-BBZ0Veh
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17008
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Poaching

Postby Pajarita » Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:36 am

A VERY good article on poaching and the not only torture the poor babies go through but also the deforestation and slaughter of the mothers.

www.looptt.com/content/activist-slams-i ... al-torture
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17008
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Poaching

Postby Pajarita » Fri Mar 06, 2020 10:21 am

Ten poached Alexandrine babies rescued in India:

https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Ti ... 951953.ece
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17008
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Poaching

Postby Pajarita » Wed Mar 11, 2020 9:18 am

More poached Alexandrine babies found and rescued in India (this time, in a train station):

https://www.dailypioneer.com/2020/pione ... ation.html
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17008
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Poaching

Postby Pajarita » Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:05 am

More poachers foiled (146 birds and other animals!):

https://www.msn.com/en-ae/news/other/en ... r-BB11RSsC
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17008
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Poaching

Postby Pajarita » Mon Apr 06, 2020 10:53 am

2 traffickers held - 43 parrots and 4 river otters dead found in their possession (NEVER buy a bird or any other animal gotten through poaching! for each one that survives the ordeal, many more suffer and die)

www.looptt.com/content/2-held-43-parrot ... found-dead
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17008
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Poaching

Postby Pajarita » Mon Apr 13, 2020 9:00 am

More illegal trafficking in Trinidad:

http://www.looptt.com/content/20k-bail- ... ed-animals
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17008
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

Re: Poaching

Postby Pajarita » Mon Apr 20, 2020 10:21 am

400 exotics rescued from street vendors that traffic in them illegally in Peru, Lima:

www.laht.com/article.asp?CategoryId=140 ... eId=347555


40 people arrested in Shanghai for trafficking illegal animals:

https://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1185525.shtml
Pajarita
Norwegian Blue
 
Gender: This parrot forum member is female
Posts: 17008
Location: NE New Jersey
Number of Birds Owned: 30
Types of Birds Owned: Toos, grays, zons, canaries, finches, cardinals, senegals, jardine, redbelly, sun conure, button quail, GCC, PFC, lovebirds
Flight: Yes

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