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Saiga bodies scattered across the steppe. Photo courtesy of mgov.kz
Foreign experts present findings on mass saiga pestilence in Kazakhstan

Foreign experts have finally presented their preliminary findings into the tragic pestilence of hundreds of thousands of rare saiga antelopes in Kazakhstan.

Foreign experts present findings on mass saiga pestilence in Kazakhstan
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South African experts study causes of saiga pestilence in Kazakhstan

Causes of the recent massive die-out of rare saiga antelopes in Kazakhstan is studied by South African specialists.

South African experts study causes of saiga pestilence in Kazakhstan
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Russia suspects pasteurellosis as cause of saiga die off in Kazakhstan

Russian Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance has commented on the mass saigas die off in Kazakhstan.

Russia suspects pasteurellosis as cause of saiga die off in Kazakhstan
Over 90,000 rare saiga antelopes dead in Kazakhstan in 10 days
Over 90,000 rare saiga antelopes dead in Kazakhstan in 10 days

The number of endangered rare saiga antelopes found dead in Kazakhstan over the past two weeks has reached 90,000.

Over 90,000 rare saiga antelopes dead in Kazakhstan in 10 days
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Saiga to be reintroduced into the market: Kazakhstan Minister

Kazakhstan Minister of Environment declared that saiga antelopes may be reintroduced into the market after the population is large enough.

Saiga to be reintroduced into the market: Kazakhstan Minister
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American dog trainers bring detector dogs to Almaty, help Kazakhstan stop saiga horn trafficking to China

Almaty customs officers have got four detection dogs from Europe and America. The joint effort is called to help save the dwindling saiga antelope population in Kazakhstan.

American dog trainers bring detector dogs to Almaty, help Kazakhstan stop saiga horn trafficking to China
3,000 saiga antelopes die in Akmola and Karaganda oblasts
3,000 saiga antelopes die in Akmola and Karaganda oblasts

Mortality of 3 thousand saiga antelopes has been registered in Akmola and Karaganda oblasts in central Kazakhstan.

3,000 saiga antelopes die in Akmola and Karaganda oblasts
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Saiga population doubles in Kazakhstan in 5 years

The population growth has not been affected even by poachers who hunt saiga for its horns used in Chinese medicine.

Saiga population doubles in Kazakhstan in 5 years
Kazakhstan Agriculture Ministry to bring population of saiga to half a million
Kazakhstan Agriculture Ministry to bring population of saiga to half a million

Kazakhstan Ministry of Agriculture is planning to raise the population of saiga antelopes to half a million in Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan Agriculture Ministry to bring population of saiga to half a million
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Saiga population increased by one third in Kazakhstan

Saiga antelopes population has increased by more than one third in Kazakhstan in two years.

Saiga population increased by one third in Kazakhstan
Saiga antelopes die in Kostanay oblast again
Saiga antelopes die in Kostanay oblast again

Pasteurellosis is quoted as the most likely cause of the new surge of saiga's deaths in Kazakhstan.

Saiga antelopes die in Kostanay oblast again
Veterinary laboratory confirms pasteurelosis as the cause of dieoff of saiga antelopes in Kazakhstan

The animal death toll stands at over 400.

Veterinary laboratory confirms pasteurelosis as the cause of dieoff of saiga antelopes in Kazakhstan
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Massimov discussed saiga mortality in western Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Karim Massimov discussed thesituation around large number of saiga dieing in West Kazakhstan oblast.

Massimov discussed saiga mortality in western Kazakhstan

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