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Today's Gorilla Protectors Reflect on Dian Fossey's Legacy
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, gorillas, animal advocates )

Cher
- 373 days ago - wwf.panda.org
Thanks to this labour of love by Dian, Anna and many others, mountain gorilla populations have increased to at least 880.
Eleven Arrested in Crackdown on Congo's Elephant Poachers -YES!!!
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, endangered, animal advocates, animal rights, habitat, killing, protection )

Julie
- 407 days ago - ens-newswire.com
"The growing list of arrests is a testimony to the fact that our combined tactics are delivering results in the fight against elephant poaching in the region," said African Parks CEO Peter Fearnhead.
A Wolf Called Storm - ANOTHER Nature Documentary on Wolves
Offbeat  (tags: wolves, wolf packs, animal rights, animal welfare, animal advocates )

Julie
- 420 days ago - youtube.com
Storm is an extraordinary wolf - the head of a pack in Canada's frozen north that hunts the giant buffalo herds. This pack came to fame in Frozen Planet and now cameraman Jeff Turner spends a year with Storm and his wolf family, learning how they survive
Tiger Expert Dr. Ron Tilson Leaves Great Legacy--But Great Cats' Future To Be Determined
Offbeat  (tags: animals, animal advocates, tigers, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 427 days ago - newswatch.nationalgeographic.com
Despite Ron's dedication to saving the great cat, the living subspecies of the tiger, and most notably, the Sumatran tiger, could easily disappear in our lifetime. Sadly, Ron passed away on November 16th at his home in Apple Valley, Minnesota. He was 69.
My Doctor Wants Me to Take Premarin, But I Understand It's Made From Horse Urine. Is This True?
Offbeat  (tags: medication, hrt, hormones, women, menopause, estrogen, horses, cruelty, abuse, animal welfare, animal rights, animal advocates, peta )

Judith
- 461 days ago - peta.org
The estrogen-replacement drug Premarin, prescribed to menopausal women, is made from horse urine; in fact, the drug's name is short for PREgnant MARes' urINe. About 750,000 mares are impregnated each year [to collect] their estrogen-rich urine.
Former Rabun County Animal Shelter Director Indicted on 60 Counts -CAUGHT! Now Prosecute!
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, abuse, shelter, animal advocates, abused, cats, pets, protection, ethics, crime, sadness, animal cruelty )

Julie
- 508 days ago - myfoxatlanta.com
Lowanda "Peanut" Kilby faces 60 felony counts. Charges filed against Kilby include theft by taking, theft by deception, computer theft and racketeering.
Dutch Businessman Traces Footsteps of Amur Tigers
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, tigers, animal advocates )

Cher
- 526 days ago - themoscowtimes.com
Dutch national Chris Slappendel is traveling 100,000 kilometers through 31 countries in which tigers live or have lived to raise awareness about the endangered species. One of his goals is to have the issue included on the agenda of the next G20 Summit
VICTORY!!! - Animal Advocates Declare Victory in Federal Foie Gras False Advertising Suit
Offbeat  (tags: Victory!, foie gras, BAN, suffer, delicacy, liver, WRONG, animal rights, animal cruelty, animal welfare, animal advocates, animals, sadness, cruelty )

Julie
- 528 days ago - aldf.org
ALDFs lawsuit contended that Hudson Valley Foie Gras was violating the federal Lanham Act and California's False Advertising and Unfair Competition Laws by claiming to be "the Humane Choice" while force-feeding massive amounts of grain to ducks
Hundreds of Streakers Run Through London Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, animal advocates, tigers )

Cher
- 528 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Hundreds of animal lovers got back to nature by running naked around a zoo to raise money for a rare subspecies of tiger.
Sawtry Man to Strip Off to Help Save Sumatran Tiger
Offbeat  (tags: animals, animal advocates, tigers, raising awareness )

Cher
- 533 days ago - huntspost.co.uk
Craig Henderson, 25, will put himself on display at the zoo in a bid to raise money and awareness for the Zoological Society of London's (ZSL) campaign to save the Sumatran tiger.
Texas Dog, Used as 'Target Practice' Survives Multiple Shootings -Help Find the Shooter!
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, pellets, animal advocates, abused, pets, protection, crime, sadness, animal cruelty )

Julie
- 554 days ago - kltv.com
More than 30 pellets were found lodged in the skin of an emaciated dog. "It broke my heart to see that. That is totally unacceptable and cruel. It was devastating," Mills said. Mills is one of the many people working to save this dog's life.
How One Moment With a Bear Inspired My Work to End Bear Bile Farming
Offbeat  (tags: Bears, bile, Asia, suffer, caged, animal rights, animal advocates, protection, wildlife )

Julie
- 557 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Bile is extracted using various painful, invasive techniques, all of which cause massive infection to the bears. This cruel practice continues despite the availability of a large number of effective and affordable herbal and synthetic alternatives.
Reward Offered After Dog Burned in Possible July 4 Fireworks Prank -Video -REWARD!!!
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, JERKS!, cruelty, tortured, burned, animal advocates, abused, cats, pets, protection, ethics, crime, sadness, animal cruelty )

Julie
- 561 days ago - nbclosangeles.com
Based on pattern and location of the burns, vet believes dog was strapped with fireworks and lit ablaze.
Two-Thirds of Africa's Forest Elephants Were Killed in the Last Decade
Offbeat  (tags: Elephant, poaching, ivory, decline, wildlife, protection, animals, sadness, wildlife, suffering, animal cruelty, animal advocates, animal rights )

Julie
- 568 days ago - motherboard.vice.com
The survey consists of work from 60 scientists who, along with conservation staff, spent 91,600 person-days from 2002-2011 tracking elephants in Cameroon, Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Gabon and the Republic of Congo.
Liz Marshall Documents Animal Suffering In Our Ghosts In The Machine -Raising Awareness To Animal Suffering-Movie Released Soon
Offbeat  (tags: animal rights, Movie, awareness, abuse, animal welfare, animal advocates, animals, slaughter, cruelty, abuse, beat to death, kill, inhumane, protection )

Julie
- 574 days ago - samaritanmag.com
Liz Marshall knows the topic of animal rights is a tough subject. She knows most people would rather look away. That's why she calls them "the ghosts": animals used by humans for food, fur, research, and entertainment. The BC-born, Toronto-based filmmaker
 

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