Mass Deaths in the Frog Pet Trade

Shawn Ashley et al. (2014) published these alarming findings in their article “Morbidity and Mortality of Invertebrates, Amphibians, Reptiles, and Mammals at a Major Exotic Companion Animal Wholesaler”, published in the Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science: “The authors formally investigated a major international wildlife wholesaler and subsequently confiscated more than 26,400 nonhuman animals of … Continue reading Mass Deaths in the Frog Pet Trade

SAVE THE FROGS! Cali receives $1,250 award for amphibian conservation!

Congratulations to SAVE THE FROGS! Cali in Colombia! These dedicated conservationists have been given the Ian Young Award for Amphibian Conservation by SAVE THE FROGS! This $1,200 award will assist their efforts educating children in villages where endangered poison dart frogs are illegally being collected and exported for the international pet trade. Keep up the … Continue reading SAVE THE FROGS! Cali receives $1,250 award for amphibian conservation!