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Snare Busters: The Poaching of Predators

Snare Busters: examining hyena paw

The poaching of predators and scavengers is on the increase for a variety of reasons.

There is a lucrative market for the supply of animal body parts for the muthi (traditional African medicine) trade, as well as an increasing demand in the East.

Poisoning poached animal carcasses is the preferred method of killing predators and scavengers.