23 May '12, 6pm

Tiger Poachers To Be Shot On Sight In Indian State (Video) | Care2 Causes

Why has it taken so long for people to realize that this is what it is going to take to stop the slaughter? And not only for tigers - but any animals that are killed for their body parts because of some ridiculous cultural beliefs that their use or consumption is going to impart some form of miraculous cure or power to the consumer. And seriously - it wouldn’t hurt to assign a mandatory death sentence to the persons responsible for paying to procure these body parts in order to sell them to an ignorant human population in the first place. Stop the financial gain - and hopefully human ignorance will eventually take care of itself - thus bringing this senseless killing to an end. Realize this has to happen now - everywhere - before some animal populations become so small a gene pool that they cannot survive as a species - or simply go extinct because of the slaughter itself....

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