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A group of 34 Andean condors found dead in Mendoza, carbofuran poisoning suspected

29/01/2018

34 condors died in Mendoza and believe they were poisoned. argentina.topnews.cloud. January 22, 2018. A group of 34 condors, a puma, two sheep, a lamb and a goat appeared dead in the town of Los Molles, in the department of Malargüe. The bodies of the animals were piled up and partially burned, and because of […]


Trivia # 260: zorros en Argentina

19/11/2014

Toxicological trivia from November 19, 2014: The control systems of canines in Argentina unfortunately are  non-selective and probably have been responsible for the greater removal of foxes. The first method is the toxic baits or poisons, which for decades were symbolized by strychnine sulfate. The fox in the picture is:a) Red fox;b) Gray Fox;c) Black […]





The poison is killing target animals such as eagles, fishers, coyotes, wolverines and grizzly bears

29/02/2012

Trappers urge halt to poisoning of wolves. By Ed Struzik. edmontonjournal.com. February 28, 2012. One of the province’s largest trap-ping associations has joined a growing chorus of individuals and organizations calling on the province to stop poisoning wolves in an attempt to save caribou in the Little Smoky region. "While we believe that wolf populations […]


The poison is killing target animals such as eagles, fishers, coyotes, wolverines and grizzly bears

29/02/2012

Trappers urge halt to poisoning of wolves. By Ed Struzik. edmontonjournal.com. February 28, 2012. One of the province’s largest trap-ping associations has joined a growing chorus of individuals and organizations calling on the province to stop poisoning wolves in an attempt to save caribou in the Little Smoky region. "While we believe that wolf populations […]


Trivia # 160 : toxic baits for elephants

23/04/2010

Toxicological trivia from April 23, 2010:  Indonesian poachers used poisoned baits to extract ivory tusks of an elephant from Sumatra, in serious danger of extinction and the eighth found dead by poisoning in the last three months from this date. The body of the giant mammal, in his 30s, was found in June 2009, near […]


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