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ACTION ALERT: Release Monkey Captured in Pakistan After Crossing Border! PLEASE SIGN !
Offbeat  (tags: monkey, captured, border lines, arrested, bizarre, captivity, freedom, welfare )

- 2353 days ago -
A monkey was "arrested" in Pakistan after crossing the Indian border. Wildlife officials in Pakistan's Punjab province captured the monkey on the 5th of December following a hectic chase.
Monkey Snared After Biting Rampage Makes 'Lucky' Escape
Offbeat  (tags: Japan, Japanese monkey, biting rampage, Shizuoka, captured, escaped, Lucky, stress, warning )

- 2679 days ago -
A Japanese monkey that was captured in Shizuoka Prefecture after biting over 100 people has escaped from a park, sparking a warning from local authorities.
Pictures of the Day- 5th January 2011
Offbeat  (tags: polar bears, playing, beatutiful photography, animals, captured, wild animalsenvironment )

- 2698 days ago -
A female polar bear plays with a stick on the Brooks Range in Alaska. When photographer Steven Kazlowski saw a polar bear with a broken leg wandering through eastern Alaska last year he thought time was almost up for the animal. Returning a year later he
Monkey Captured After Biting Rampage Named Lucky
Offbeat  (tags: animals, monkey, captured, named, Lucky, attacked, Japan )

- 2741 days ago -
A wild Japanese monkey that was captured recently and kept at a park in Shizuoka Prefecture after allegedly attacking 118 locals has been named "Lucky."
Ten Lynx to Go Hunting With Transmitter
Offbeat  (tags: lynx, captured, released, hunting, national park, studies, transmitter )

- 2762 days ago -
The National Park Service in the resin will provide additional free-living lynx with a transmitter collar. This should be captured temporarily up to ten animals in the next three years, the head of the reintroduction program, Ole Anders said on Monday.
Unbridled Freedom
Offbeat  (tags: wild horses, captured, cruelty, freedom taken, icon of the wild, protection )

- 2764 days ago -
His hooves pound the earth. His breath echoes, a deep reverberation in lungs far more powerful than that of a human. His eyes are deep recesses into a soul where secrets have been kept for hundreds, thousands of years. He is proud and full of a fire for
Captured Man Eater Sent to Lucknow Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: man eater tiger, killed 8 people, captured, relocated lucknow zoo )

- 2779 days ago -
A man eater tiger, captured after killing eight people in the forests of Uttar Pradesh in the last six months, has been sent to the Lucknow Zoo for rehabilitation. The sub-adult male big cat, which had kept wildlife officials and villagers on
Say NO MORE to the Dolphin Slaughter!
Offbeat  (tags: Dolphin, captured, slaughter )

- 2781 days ago -
Right now dolphins living in Japan's waters are in grave danger. A mass slaughter is taking place in Taiji, and bottlenose dolphins are the prime target. They're also being captured for aquariums and other animal entertainment shows.
Problems With Exotic Animals as Pets
Offbeat  (tags: exotic pet industry, wild animals, captured, exploitated, imprisoned, cruelty, not pets, protection, legalisation )

- 2791 days ago -
The exotic "pet" trade is big business. Selling protected wildlife in stores, auctions, or on the Internet is one of the largest sources of criminal earnings, behind only arms smuggling and drug trafficking. But the animals pay the price. Many don't
U.S. Scientists Find Several Fabled Giant Earthworms
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, environment, earth worms, scientists, researchers, captured )

- 2950 days ago -
Two living specimens of the fabled giant Palouse earthworm have been captured for the first time in two decades, University of Idaho scientists revealed on Tuesday. Researchers on March 27 located an adult and a juvenile specimen of the worms, which have
Missing Monkey Captured in Cumbrian Church
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, monkeys, captured )

- 2965 days ago -
A missing South American monkey has been recaptured in a church, five days after escaping from an enclosure at a Cumbrian wild animal park.
Offbeat  (tags: kerala, elephants, welfare issues, cruelty, captive, captured )

- 2996 days ago -
There is growing concern for the welfare of elephants in Kerala, India, which is home to the largest captive elephant population in the country. At the moment there is limited regulation of the way that the elephants are treated, and the majority of
The Price We Pay for Caging Them
Offbeat  (tags: killer whales, orca whales, price, humans, captured, captivity, broken spirits, suffering )

- 3011 days ago -
Two words describe my first encounter with killer whales in the wild: absolutely terrifying. And yet the strange thing is, until they unexpectedly surfaced right next to our suddenly rather small Zodiac dinghy, I'd been
They Named Him FREEDOM
Offbeat  (tags: freedom, wild stallion, captured, imprisoned, escaped, symbol of freedom )

- 3014 days ago -
It lasted only minutes, but his life changed forever. His ordeal was horrific but he had no choice, he was motivated to risk everything in his escape to freedom. Freedom's story needs to be told, so we don't forget what it means to be FREE!
BLM Grazing Land Plentiful for Cows But Not for Wild Horses
Offbeat  (tags: BLM, cattle ranchers, public lands, cattle roaming, wild horses, captured, removed )

- 3024 days ago -
If this were still the Bush administration, there may have been statements issued about the Bureau of Land Management's fuzzy math. As of March 1,2010 the federal grazing fees across 258 million acres will remain at $1.35 per animal unit per month

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