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Photos: Bizarre Eels and Fish Found Off New Zealand
Animals  (tags: fish, eels, discovery, New Zealand, habitat, conservation )

- 1019 days ago -
In a recent voyage to one of the deepest parts of the Pacific Ocean, scientists have turned up something fishy: Numerous rare species of fish, as well as some new to science--including the oddly named eelpout.
Bear Bile Farms - Animals Asia Founder to Visit Australia and NZ
Animals  (tags: Animal Asia, Australia, New Zealand, bear farm, China, bile farms, bears )

- 1302 days ago -
Jill Robinson has been fighting for these bears for 2 decades. Recently, support from the Chinese people has begun to snowball - more and more members of the public joining in the fight to protect these majestic animals.
Giant Prehistoric Penguins Revealed: Big But Skinny
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, penguin, New Zealand, prehistoric, wildlife, environment )

- 1367 days ago -
Scientists finally have the skinny on two extinct species of giant "svelte" penguins that lived in New Zealand 25 million years ago, a new study says. For decades, study co-author Ewan Foran a paleontologist at New Zealand's University of Otago.
Animals  (tags: new zealand, lambs chased, fear, abuse, running of lambs, outrage, animal rights groups, lambs exploitated )

- 1591 days ago -
Running of the lambs event sparks outrage in New Zealand Running of the lambs, a tamer version of Spain's running of the bulls festival, has sparked outrage among animal lovers in New Zealand.
Justice for Abused Dog Beaten to Death Against New Zealand Man
Animals  (tags: new zealand, scum, dog killer, beaten puppy to death, crime, horrific cruelty jailed )

- 1604 days ago -
The New Zealand man who beat his six-month-old Boxer-cross puppy to death with a golf club was sentenced to 28 months in prison and banned forever from owning another dog or having one in his possession.
Stranded New Zealand Penguin Gets New Home
Animals  (tags: Emperor Penguin, Antarctic species, rescued, Peka Peka Beach, Kapiti Coast, New Zealand, AnimalWelfare, veterinarians, zoo )

- 1615 days ago -
After planning to let nature take its course, wildlife officials moved a stranded Emperor penguin from a New Zealand beach to a zoo Friday after its health appeared to be worsening. The young penguin had been eating sand and small sticks of driftwood
Emperor Penguin From Antarctic Visits New Zealand Beach
Animals  (tags: Emperor penguin, Antarctic, New Zealand )

- 1618 days ago -
Colin Miskelly, from New Zealand's national museum, said it was exceptional to find an emperor penguin so far away from its usual habitat.A young emperor penguin, normally found in the Antarctic, has turned up on a New Zealand beach.It is a rare event....
NZ Mourns Death of Shrek the Famously Shaggy Sheep
Animals  (tags: New Zealand, shaggy sheep, national icon, Shrek, animals )

- 1632 days ago -
New Zealanders were mourning the loss of the country's most famous sheep Tuesday, a shaggy national icon named Shrek who was renowned for avoiding being shorn for years.Shrek captured the public's imagination in 2004 after he evaded the annual shearing...
ACTION ALERT: Give The Persons Who Laughed and Chanted as They Tortured and Beheaded a Puppy on Video The Maximum! PLEASE SIG
Animals  (tags: new zealand, police investigation, evil sadistic cruelty, horrifying, puppy beheaded, tortured, videotaped )

- 1646 days ago -
This still photograph, taken from the New Zealand Herald, shows a puppy being held still before being tortured and beheaded. Graphic video footage showing the torture and beheading of a 1-year-old dog has been circulated among teenage school students.
New Zealand Abandons Cloning Farm Animals After 90 PER CENT Died During Trials
Animals  (tags: New Zealand, cloning, farm animals, death )

- 1735 days ago -
Scientists in New Zealand have abandoned trials on producing cloned farm animals after a large number of deaths and evidence of suffering.The national science research body AgResearch said it has decided to drop the programme, which dates back 13 years...
ACTION ALERT: Full Prison Sentence for Killing Seals ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: new zealand, horrific cruelty, seal pups, fur seals, beaten to death, investigation )

- 1813 days ago -
In New Zealand, attackers wielding bats or clubs slaughtered two dozen fur seals, including newborn pups, over several days at one of the most popular sanctuaries for watching the animals. Officials said eight pups, some just days old, were among those
Should NZ Allow Kosher Killing of Animals?
Animals  (tags: new zealand, ritiual slaughter, barbaric cruelty, chickens, animal welfare groups )

- 1823 days ago -
Animal welfare organisations are disappointed by the Government's decision to reverse a ban on the kosher killing of chickens, saying the practice is inhumane. The kosher killing - shechita - involves severing the neck of the animal, and allowing the
700 Seals Killed By New Zealand Trawlers in 1 Year
Animals  (tags: new zealand, fur seals, trawling, fishing industries, killing fur seals )

- 1844 days ago -
Leading New Zealand conservation organization, Forest & Bird, is alarmed by research that shows the hoki fishery is still responsible for the highest number of fur seal deaths of any offshore trawl fishery, despite its international certification as a
ACTION ALERT: Help Amend the Law to Prohibit Factory Farms in New Zealand ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: new zealand, animal welfare, laws, animal protection, prohibit factory farms )

- 1880 days ago -
We want the House of Representatives to AMEND THE LAW to Prohibit Factory Farms in New Zealand Our Animal Welfare Act 1999 is for the welfare of animals and NOT for the benefit of humans.
74 Whales Beached in Northern New Zealand
Animals  (tags: whales, New Zealand, beach, climate, animals )

- 1890 days ago -
As many as 74 pilot whales have beached themselves in northern New Zealand in the second mass stranding in the area in two months.Rough seas and gusting winds are pushing the whales into rocks causing injuries that may force authorities to euthanize .....

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