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More Whale Poop, Please!

Odds are, you've never tried to imagine the enormity of a whale's excrement. Or perhaps you have, and you can truly wrap your head around how substantial, and messy, the "flocculent fecal plumes" of t…

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Lead Poisoning Risk From Venison

The reason animal products trigger inflammation in the body within hours of consumption is thought to be due to the residual bacterial toxins that survive the cooking process. This is all detailed in …

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Eating Invasives: Delicious or Dangerous?

By Matt Miller, The Nature Conservancy Warm spring days evoke a strong memory of my grandmother. She's hunched over the yard, seemingly picking randomly at the grass. Her short stature and rapid mo…

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How Our Addiction to Oil is Killing Dolphins

Dolphins are being killed in mass quantities in Peru, and this time the culprit isn't the Japanese taste dolphin meat... it's our collective hunger for oil. Since the beginning of the summer, nearl…

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Woman Wins ‘Extreme’ Hunting Award

Tahoe Films ran an annual contest to select their top female hunter for 2012. The winner was just chosen, based on a 500-word essay, and she is a Californian who is a psychiatric nurse. It sounds l…

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Animal Hunt Loses Sponsor for Trump

Donald Trump's sons recently went on an African hunting spree where they shot and killed an elephant, crocodile, kudu, civet cat, and waterbuck for recreation. Donald Trump didn't travel with them and…

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In Defense of Hunting

I have to admit I was conflicted. Actually, the appropriate word was probably “dismissive.” This is when I initially fled the city some 5 years ago to take up residence in a semi-rural area: an area w…

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Hunting Could be Banned in Israel

A bill under review in the Israeli legislature would ban hunting on all animals in the country. The only exceptions allowed would be for animals causing damage to the environment, and those that are …

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This Dog Won’t Hunt (video)

He’s a Basset Hound. They’re supposed to be great hunters. Robbie Brown has a Basset Hound named Elvis whose main skill is sleeping. He needs a little help to get in touch with his hound dog roots.…

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Kill Wild Animals to Feed the Homeless and Poor?

This project is both a little difficult to believe and comprehend, but apparently The Sportsman's Channel has a project, including a city tour, to bring wild game to hungry, needy people, including pe…

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I am so sorry that this kind of stuff still happens in this day. I spend most of my time among peopl…

I don't know. It's been de-criminalised here, that has made a huge difference.

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So happy the cop shot himself, police officers are too gun happy in killing dogs without giving the …