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WINTER THE WORST TIME- Have a Heart for Chained Dogs Week, Feb. 7 - 14
Animals  (tags: chained dsogs, winter, chained dogs, suffering, neglect, abuse, imprisoned, dogs deserve better, animal welfare )

- 1906 days ago -
This week has been incredibly cold in my part of the country, as it has been in many other parts. Because of that, it's a good time to talk about one of my favorite causes - Dogs Deserve Better. This organization's mission is to end the perpetual
Surviving the Storm: Wildlife in Winter
Animals  (tags: animals, survival, winter, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 1911 days ago -
For some wildlife, when the temperature drops, so does their body temperature, heart and breathing rates.
Need a Tail-Less Dolphin for Your Wedding?
Animals  (tags: florida, marine wildlife, dolphins, winter, tailless dolphin, fitted with prostethic tail, endangered, extinction, protection )

- 1923 days ago -
CLEARWATER: The dolphin that received national attention for getting a prosthetic tail will help a lucky couple exchange vows on Valentine's Day. The Clearwater Marine Aquarium is giving away a free wedding package, where one couple will be chosen to g
Harsh Winter Tough on Elk Herd in Mount St. Helens Wildlife Area
Animals  (tags: elk, winter, death, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2169 days ago -
It was a tough winter for the elk herd in the Mount St. Helens Wildlife Area. About 150 elk died of malnutrition and causes related to the snow and cold that extended into April, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Department reported Thursday.
Bison: Can't Leave Park, Can't Escape Slaughter
Animals  (tags: yellowstone national park, winter, buffalo, bisons slaughtered, massacred, american icon, endangered animals killed )

- 2205 days ago -
A record number of bison - over 1,100 - have been slaughtered this winter around Yellowstone National Park. The removal of nearly one-quarter of the park's bison population dramatically demonstrates the need to reform the rules governing the last strong
Road Salt, De-Icer Spell Trouble for Birds
Animals  (tags: birds, Road salt, winter, de-icer, roadways, finches, U.S. Forest Service, wildlife, biologist, animals, death )

- 2245 days ago -
STEVENS PASS -- The harsh winter pummeling Washington's mountain passes isn't easy for the birds either, it seems.
Finding Comfort in the Cold
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, birds, winter, survival, animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, protection, environment, habitat )

- 2246 days ago -
I REMEMBER the first time I saw a rough-legged hawk--almost 20 years ago while on a birding trip in Ithaca. It was a typical January day in Upstate New York: overcast and bitterly cold, with a stiff wind that penetrated our parkas and whipped snow across a
Chilly Dogs
Animals  (tags: dogs dog care, winter, cold )

- 2274 days ago -
With temps dropping into the teens, it's time for some reminders, courtesy of the Humane Society of the United States, on how to keep your pets safe in winter.
Some Zoo Animals Get Moving When Cold, Snow Set In
Animals  (tags: zoos, animals, winter, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2281 days ago -
The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium was virtually void of visitors as snow started falling Monday morning -- which meant that few people saw the wolverine, which typically hides out of view, emerge to race around its snow- and straw-covered grounds.
Winter Wildlife Quiz
Animals  (tags: North American animals, quiz, winter, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2282 days ago -
North American animals have numerous strategies for surviving the winter. Some migrate to warmer climes, others head for a long winter's nap, and some stay where they are. How much do you know about the winter behavior of North America's animals?
Bold Pinawa Deer Show Someone's Feeding Them
Animals  (tags: pinawa deer, winter, handfeeding, wild animals, seeking food )

- 2289 days ago -
The bucks stopped there. Jayann Majewski was surprised to see deer at the door during a holiday visit to her family's Pinawa cottage. She was even more surprised by the animals' boldness. They poked their noses in, seeking food, as soon as she
Ducklings and 'Spring' Lamb Born in Deepest Midwinter Due to Barmy Weather
Animals  (tags: uk, ducks, britain, weather, strange, ducklings, sheep, lamb, winter )

- 2291 days ago -
Keeping a young family warm and well-fed can be a challenge for any mother. So imagine the plight of the mother mallard who welcomed a down-covered brood of 14 ducklings into the world four months earlier than normal.
Animals Prepare for Cold in Interesting Ways
Animals  (tags: winter, bird migration, animals welfare, living conditions, wild animals )

- 2322 days ago -
Winter will soon be here, and the people and animals are all preparing for the cold. What do you do to get ready for winter? Do you get out your warm coat and hat? Do you go to a warmer climate? Do you get extra sleep? One sure sign of winter is bird
Dogs in Winter
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, pets, dogs, protection, winter )

- 2361 days ago -
In the summer we worry about keeping our pets cool, come winter and it's time to think about keeping them warm and dry. Here are some simple ways you can protect your pets this winter.
Dolphin Winter Receives Prosthetic Tail
Animals  (tags: dolphin, Winter, rescued, prosthetic tail, Good News )

- 2369 days ago -
CENTRAL FLA. -Oct. 21, 2007- Winter receives a prosthetic tail a few years ago after being caught in a crab trap. Now, with the help of a prosthetic, she's learning how to swim and jump.

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