Tag: illegal poaching

Beautiful Humans: A Man Comforts a Gorilla That Lost Its Mother

A Park Ranger Comforts A Sad Gorilla That Lost Its Mother

With certainty, losing a parent is one of the most tragic experiences in life. And, this deep sadness and feeling of emptiness and despair isn’t exclusive to humans-according to what we can see on this heartbreaking photo taken by photographer Phil Moore. This mountain gorilla’s mother was killed by poachers […]

Best Selfie Ever: Gorillas Pose with DR Congo Anti-Poaching Unit

Gorillas Pose For Selfies With Congo’s Anti-Poaching Unit

These several cute photos of gorillas and rangers posing together went viral because the gorillas appear to imitate the humans who rescued them when they were only babies. The beautiful photos were taken at a gorilla orphanage in Virunga National Park in Congo where the animals have been taken care […]

Kenya Announces Death Penalty for Poachers

Kenya Announces Death Penalty for Poachers

Did you know that Kenya is the home to a variety of numerous iconic animas, including elephants, giraffes, leopards, rhinoceros, and cheetahs? Unfortunately, rhinos and elephants are the main target of illegal poachers because of their tusks and horns. The poachers hunt them and then remove these parts to sell […]