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Baby Olinguito Found in Colombia
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, discovery, baby Olinguito, Colombia, cute )

- 1665 days ago -
If you thought the olinguito, the mammal species discovered in August and described as a "cross between a teddy bear and house cat," couldn't get any cuter, you haven't seen the critter as a baby.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Colombia to Enforce Environmental Laws to Stop Poaching! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: sharks, slaughtered, massacred, protection legalisation, poaching, oceans, colombia )

- 2404 days ago -
This week, a team of divers plunged into the depths of the Malpelo nature reserve off the coast of Colombia. They expected to see the huge range of biodiversity of marine life in these rich waters, including the thousands of famed sharks
Apply Severe Disciplinary Action Against Colombian Player Luis Moreno for Kicking a Wounded Owl - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, owl, mascot owl, birds, wildanimals, humans, killing, death, colombia, animal abuse, society, ethics, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 2636 days ago -
Please sign the petition if you haven't done yet, thank you : Luis Moreno kicked an injured owl that was laying on the field after it was hit by the soccer ball during a game in the Roberto Melendez de Barranquilla stadium on Sunday Feb 27 of 2011.
Justice for Mascot Owl - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, owl, mascot owl, birds, colombia, wildanimals, humans, society, killing, death, ethics, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 2636 days ago -
Urge Columbia to give the maximun sentence to a Panamanian soccer player who kicked a beloved owl mascot . Luis Moreno kicked the owl in the in the face after it hand landed on the field. This kind of behavior should not be tolerated.
Scientists Discover New Species of Monkey Hidden Deep in Amazon Rain Forest
Animals  (tags: new species, Amazon monkey, Colombia, discovery, animals, rain forest )

- 2839 days ago -
Scientists have discovered a new species of Amazon monkey species in Colombia, which they say is at risk as its home is gradually destroyed.A team of researchers from the National University of Colombia observed 13 groups of the new species
Outrage in Colombia Over Mayor's Plan to Kill Stray Dogs Leads to Positive Change
Animals  (tags: tonwship, colombia, stray dogs, mayor plan, killing stray dogs, outrage, animal shelter )

- 3013 days ago -
Public outcry over the mayor's contention that all strays should be killed has led to some positive steps, including the creation of a task force whose aims are building an animal shelter, enforcing vaccination requirements and cracking down on dog sales
Animals  (tags: cart horse industry, cruelty, suffering, horse burnt alive, colombia, animal advocates )

- 3102 days ago -
The horse didn't want to walk and the owner dumped gasoline all over him, and set him on fire. This happened in Colombia, South America.
See-Through Frogs Discovered
Animals  (tags: Frogs, Colombia, Species, Amphibians )

- 3103 days ago -
Ten newfound species of amphibians -- including a frog with spiky skin and three varieties of frogs with transparent skin -- have been discovered in the mountains of Colombia.
Colombian Culture Is Bloody and Cruel
Animals  (tags: colombia, minister, authorities, condoning animal cruelty, cockfighting, bull fighting, horrendous animal suffering )

- 3240 days ago -
Last week it became public knowledge that Inspector General Alejandro Ordóñez didnot consider that bullfighting and cockfighting should be outlawed because they are cultural and artistic expressions of Colombians. This verdict was addressed to the
Save Colombia's Jaguars ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, jaguars, Colombia, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals )

- 3324 days ago -
jaguars are near threatened but in Colombia they are vulnerable. they are one of the most beautiful animals you can imagine but are threatened by rain forest destruction and are being poisoned by farmers they are one of the best predators you can imagine
Help Stop Experiments on Wild-Caught Owl Monkeys in Colombia
Animals  (tags: experiments, torn from the wild, wild animals, owl monkeys, colombia, animal torture, wildlife trade, horrific cruelty, suffering )

- 3400 days ago -
Colombian animal researcher, Manuel Elkin Patarroyo, accused of involvement in illegal trafficking of his monkey victims. Patarroyo (who apparently claims his work is worthy of a Nobel Prize) has been using wild-caught owl (night) monkeys for his
Is This the Largest Invasive Species in the World? Hippos in Colombia
Animals  (tags: colombia, wildlife, wild animals, hippos, invasion?, endangered, extinction, protection )

- 3407 days ago -
January 2009. Pablo Escobar, the notorious drugs lord, had so much money that he didn't know what to do with it. Amongst other things (A bullring, an airstrip, an ersatz Jurassic Park with half a dozen immense concrete dinosaurs.), he stocked part of his
'Lost' Harlequin Frog Rediscovered in Colombia
Animals  (tags: colombia, wildlife, wild animals, amphibians, harlequin frog, extinction, endangered, protection, habitat, humans )

- 3502 days ago -
The Alliance for Zero Extinction (AZE) Threatened Amphibian Assessment Project has found 3 Critically Endangered amphibians, including the Sonson Harlequin Frog (Atelopus sonsonensis,) as well as 18 other threatened amphibian species. Not seen for 10
Critically Endangered Yellow-Eared Parrot Has Record Breeding Year - Edging Away From the Abyss
Animals  (tags: colombia, wildlife, wild animals, birds, yellow eared parrot, endangered, habitat, protection, breeding, recovery, humans )

- 3518 days ago -
Unprecedented progress has been made towards the conservation of the Critically Endangered Yellow-eared Parrot in Colombia. A total of 80 nests, both natural and artificial, were reported and monitored by ProAves as well as the successful fledging of a fa
Scientists Discover Poisonous 'Golden Frog' in Colombia
Animals  (tags: colombia, discovery, wildlife, amphibians, golden frog )

- 3919 days ago -
A new poisonous frog has been discovered by scientists in a remote mountainous region of Colombia. The new frog, which measures almost 0.8 inches in length and has yellowish skin, was named the "golden frog of Supatá." The scientists who discovered

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