The recently published evidence about the death of a griffon vulture in Spain poisoned with fluxinin, an anti-inflammatory drug like diclofenac, has been hitting the headlines – a timely reminder that in countries like Spain vultures do indeed eat carrion from medicated animals. This indeed suggests that we need to ban diclofenac as a precautionary measure to prevent an India-like crash in vulture populations in Europe.
Poisoned! Mass mortality event of Griffon Vultures in Israel causes significant blow to vulnerable population
Another poisoning incident created a mass mortality event once again, killing numerous Griffon Vultures in Israel