endangered animals


China Has Banned the Sale of Endangered Animals as Food

The Chinese government banned the production and sale of food made from state-protected wild animals last week, promising to update the list of what’s protected every five years as populations in the wild recover or take a dive.


I Tried to Illegally Buy a Chimpanzee Online

A recent report suggested there were 33,000 protected animals – or animal bits – for sale on the internet, so I tried to get my hands on one.


See Argentina's Endangered Species Preserved As Cardboard Sculptures

To raise awareness for Argentina's endangered wildlife, Estudia Guardabosques lets you hang out with cardboard renditions of animals threatened by deforestation.


Patrick Brown

In this episode of Picture Perfect, VICE visits Patrick Brown in Bangkok to talk about the craft of photography and about his forthcoming book Trading to Extinction, which documents the illegal trade of endangered animals in Asia.