Marcos Uzquiano is one of the subjects of new documentary "Tigre Gente" that casts light on the illegal trade of jaguar fangs in Bolivia.
Police saw him "throw the alligator over his shoulder and then throw it down to the ground as if he were trying to injure the alligator."
"As a society, we have yet to shake off the idea of human dominion over nonhuman animals and the self- proclaimed right to kill them for our interests, however trivial these may be," researcher Francisco Santiago-Ávila told Newsweek.
Approximately 80 severed bear paws were discovered in the Canadian province of British Columbia.
A woman made the gruesome discovery near Foresthill, around 50 miles northeast of Sacramento.
"It is a conservation disaster—but it also has the potential to be a public health crisis," said conservationist Niall McCann.
This is the second killing of a Ganges river dolphin since the country's coronavirus lockdown started in March.
Europeans enjoyed sniggering at Tiger King—but the continent's treatment of big cats is dismal.
"With their neighbors inside, some hunters are spending quarantine targeting jaguars, pumas and ocelots," Esteban Payán from Panthera told Newsweek.
Authorities said the remains of the deep water sharks were found dumped on Strandfontein beach in Cape Town, South Africa.
Staff at the center believe the chimp was beaten, leaving a severe ulcer in its right eye, while the brown hair on its body suggests he experienced severe malnourishment.
Conservationist groups are offering a reward of €30,000 ($33,000) for information about the disappearance of Naya, the first wolf spotted in Belgium for over 100 years. The wolf and her cubs are feared to have been killed by hunters.
Botswana has the largest elephant population on the continent and has traditionally been seen as a safe haven for the animals. However, poaching appears to be rapidly increasing.
A special team of Zimbabwean women have transformed from victims of violence into protectors of the country's most valuable natural treasures — its endangered elephants and rhinos.
EBay accused Amazon of abusing the auction site's internal email system to try to persuade sellers to switch.
The calf was badly wounded by a machete.
The program aims to protect elephants and black rhinos in East Africa.
The Chinese giant salamander is capable of growing up to 5.9 feet in length.
The Kenyan official made the statement during Sudan's, the world's last male northern white rhino, funeral on Saturday.
Police said they found a bear head, two bear paws, meat and a gutted dead civet in Somjit Boonkong's backpack.
One account said this was the worst animal welfare violation she'd ever seen.
Poachers sell the horns for various purposes.
Wildlife trafficking continues to affect the elephants, giraffes, buffalo and antelope in Garamba.