28 Nov '12, 7am

How snakes are killed by inflating them with air compressors. Watch out for your handbag.

How snakes are killed by inflating them with air compressors. Watch out for your handbag.

The Sunda pangolin (pictured) is the only mammal in the world to be covered in scales. This unique body armour is highly prized in traditional Chinese medicine. The scales are sold with the claim that they tackle a long list of ailments, from helping breastfeeding mothers lactate to curing cancer Tigers are listed as Endangered by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature's Red List , and trade in tiger parts was banned worldwide in 1990s. Poaching persists though, mainly for their bones for use in traditional Asian medicines. As tigers are synonymous with power, their bones are believed to promote healing. Tiger pelts and other body parts, such as teeth, skin and claws, are also used decoratively According to wildlife trade monitoring network Traffic , the international demand for rhino horns continues to increase. From 2008-2011 gangs were said to have kille...

Full article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-20509720

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