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Owl Native To Arctic Spotted In Tenn.
Animals  (tags: tennessee, wildlife, wild animals, birds, snowy owl, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection )

- 1913 days ago -
Snowy Owl Seen Around Spring Hill In December SPRING HILL, Tenn. -- The thousands of acres that surround the General Motors plant in Spring Hill have become home to a bird not native to Tennessee.A snowy owl, which is more commonly found in Canada and po
Shirley's Anniversary Video - The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee   video
Animals  (tags: elephant, sanctuary, shirley, jenny, urban elephant, tennessee, ethics, AnimalWelfare, habitat, society, rescued, wildlife )

- 2113 days ago -
If you dont know the story of Shirley and Jenny, google it or go to to read about it OR rent or buy pbs nature series THE URBAN ELEPHANT... Love live Shirl!
Nature (PBS) - Shirley the Elephant (Part 1) Road to Freedom, Sanctuary and a Rare Reunion   video
Animals  (tags: shirley, jenny, urban elephant, elephant sanctuary, tennessee, rescue, wildlife, society, rescued, habitat, environment, AnimalWelfare )

- 2113 days ago -
In 2000, "The Urban Elephant" brought viewers the touching story of Shirley and Jenny, two crippled elephants reunited at The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee after a 22-year separation. The bonding was immediate, intense and unforgettable between the two
ASPCA Assists in Tennessee's Largest-Ever Puppy Mill Raid
Animals  (tags: puppy mills, ASPCA, Tennessee, raid, animals, AnimalWelfare, pets, protection, dogs, environment, AnimalCruelty )

- 2114 days ago -
The ASPCA is assisting in Tennessee's largest-ever puppy mill raid of more than 700 dogs, lending a special forensic cruelty investigation team that includes two forensic veterinarians, as well as its "Mobile Animal Crime Scene Investigation Unit,
State Accepts Applications for Animal Spay, Neuter Grants
Animals  (tags: pets, spay and neuter, grants, Tennessee, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection )

- 2177 days ago -
The Tennessee Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for animal spay and neuter grants. The grants support low-cost spay and neuter programs in Tennessee and are funded through Animal Friendly license plate sales.
Pending Bill Would Make Cockfighting a Felony in Tennessee
Animals  (tags: pending bill, laws, legislation, tennessee, cockfighting, felony, animal cruelty )

- 2194 days ago -
Tennessee is one of only 13 states with misdemeanor penalties for cockfighting, but a bill pending in both the state Senate and House of Representatives would elevate the crime to felony status. Popular in rural parts of the state, including small town
Senate Passes Animal Abuser Database Proposal
Animals  (tags: animal abusers, registry, passed by Senate, Tennessee )

- 2243 days ago -
The Senate has passed a proposal to create an animal abuser registry in Tennessee. The measure sponsored by Sen. Doug Jackson passed on a 23 - 0 vote.
America's Wild Horses Under Threat
Animals  (tags: America, Wild, Horses, endangered, animals, Choctaws, Cherokees, Animal Welfare, wildlife, protection, humans, Oklahoma, environment, Tennessee, mountains, habitat, wildanimals, suffering )

- 2251 days ago -
The necessity of programs like these was brought home to me again this weekend by the news that a herd of 150 American wild horses is under threat from a lumber company's plans for the Blackjack Mountain of Oklahoma. The herd was established around 25 yea
Bill Would Put Pet Abusers Online
Animals  (tags: animal abusers, Tennessee, animal abuser online database )

- 2262 days ago -
Tennessee's worst animal abusers could have their names, address and photos posted on a state Web site, much like convicted sex offenders, if state legislators approve.
SOMERVILLE TN--Adorable Abandoned Kitten Profiles--Stunning, Adoptable Purebred Bengal Abuse Victims
Animals  (tags: animals, animal cruelty, cat adoption, PurrEver Ranch, Somerville, Tennessee, TN )

- 2474 days ago -
We just rescued some purebred Bengals - two queens, unaltered male & four infant kittens (2 weeks old) from a deplorable breeding situation. They were living in a storage garage with no heat/air. Amazingly they are all very healthy & stunningly beautiful.
SOMERVILLE TN--Injured, Forsaken Kittens Discarded in County Dump--Gorgeous Purebred Bengals Rescued From Stifling Storage Garag
Animals  (tags: animal, animal rescue, animal cruelty, PurrEver Ranch, Somerville, Tennessee, TN )

- 2474 days ago -
I've found 11 adorable kittens (3 different litters) that have been thrown away at the dump like garbage. I couldn't leave them...would you? Few days ago, I rescued some RARE purebred BENGALS that were living/breeding in deplorable conditions.
Somerville TN: Sponsor-A-Senior-Kittzen Project at PurrEver Ranch Elder Cat Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: animal, cat, feline, sanctuary, Somerville, Tennessee, sponsor, rescue, adopt )

- 2570 days ago -
PurrEver Ranch Sanctuary makes a lifelong commitment to every cat that enters our Hospice. PurrEver Ranch's Senior Kittizens are in need of loving "parents" to sponsor their monthly feed, shelter and veterinary care costs.

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