29 Jul '15, 2pm

Cecil the Lion Killed By American Dentist, Justice Demanded

Cecil the Lion Killed By American Dentist, Justice Demanded 0 Tweet by Brianne Hogan July 29, 2015 Categories: Animals , Causes . Cecil the Lion — the famed big cat from one of Zimbabwe’s national parks — was killed by American dentist, Walter James Palmer, who shot him with a crossbow. It is alleged that Palmer, a dentist from Minnesota, lured Cecil out of the Hwange National Park on July 1 with a dead animal tied to a vehicle as bait before murdering the beloved animal with a slow and painful death, ending in his skinning and beheading. It’s also believed Palmer paid $50,000 to commit the deadly deed. Conservation groups in Zimbabwe, along with animal lovers around the world, reacted furiously to the news that the 13-year-old animal,who was being tracked and studied by Oxford University, had been killed. Now the hunter has rightfully become the hunted. Palmer, who has a ...

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care2.com 29 Jul '15, 6pm

I heard some good news today. I was at my dentist and the word from them is that people are leaving this despicable mans p...

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care2.com 29 Jul '15, 5am

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channelnewsasia.com 28 Jul '15, 11pm

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inhabitat.com 28 Jul '15, 6pm

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#Cecil - Zimbabwe's majestic lion remembered

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straitstimes.com 29 Jul '15, 7pm

HWANGE, Zimbabwe (AFP) - When he was alive, Cecil the lion was famous among the thousands of annual visitors to Zimbabwe's...

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straitstimes.com 28 Jul '15, 4pm

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inhabitat.com 30 Jul '15, 3pm

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wildaid.org 28 Jul '15, 10pm

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