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articles by: Kara, selected from ecorazzi

Bahamas Dolphinarium Ordered To Release Dolphins

The Bahamas are taking a huge step towards the protection of marine mammals. A court in the Caribbean island has ordered that an illegal dolphinarium shut down and is questioning whether any dolphi…

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Puppy Saved from Being Eaten at Yulin Dog Meat Festival

Scout, an adorable puppy destined to be killed and eaten at the Yulin Dog Meat Festival, in Guangxi, China, was bought from a vendor, and saved from his fate by animal activists. The June 21 festiv…

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Kind-Hearted New Yorker Cashes in 401k to Rescue Dogs

An animal control job isn’t necessarily known for causing warm fuzzies. But after working in animal control, Pedro Rosario was inspired and determined to do more to help animals. He cashed in his 401k…

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Japan Slaughters 30 Minke Whales Despite ICJ Ruling

Japan has slaughtered thirty minke whales in its first annual hunt of the season, this despite an International Court Justice (ICJ) ruling earlier this year that ordered a halt of its expedition in th…

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United Nations Blames Humans for 2013′s Extreme Weather

The newest "Status of the Climate Report" from the United Nations states that global warming is predominately caused by human activity. The climate report for 2013 was based on data from three indepen…

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Watch Rescued Puppy Mill Dogs Experience Freedom for the First Time

The non-profit, no-kill organization National Mill Dog Rescue, (NMDR), recently rescued seventy-five surrendered breeding dogs from multiple puppy mills in Kansas and Missouri. National Mill Do…

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‘Got Milk?’ Gets Tossed for New Marketing Campaign

It all started in 1994 when supermodel Naomi Campbell donned the iconic milk mustache in the first “Got Milk?” campaign to sell the misconception that the dairy industry has your best interest at hear…

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Giant ‘Catasaurus Rex’ Cat Rescued from Shelter

Meet Pickles, a giant 21-pound shelter cat that was recently rescued from an animal shelter and has quickly been gaining fans online. Nicknamed “Catasaurus Rex,” Pickles was adopted by Emily Ze…

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Elephant Escapes Death By Trampling Poacher

Authorities in Zimbabwe say that a suspected poacher was killed by an elephant after he attempted to shoot the animal. Rangers found the body of Solomon Manjoro inside a national park, and believe …

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Pit Bull Rescues Owner from Fire

A New York woman narrowly escaped a house fire this weekend, and she says all the credit goes to her pit bull, Cain. On Friday, Long Island resident Jackie Bonasera was drying her hair in an upstai…

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about Kara, selected from ecorazzi

Ecorazzi has been providing the latest in green gossip since August 2006. The environment is serious stuff. The same goes for animal rights and humanitarian issues. But that doesn't mean that it needs to be complex and boring! Ecorazzi takes the latest in celebrity gossip and entertainment news and filters out all of the fluff. What's left are fun and interesting stories that you want to hear about, without the guilt.

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