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Jaguar Shot Dead After Being Exhibited at Olympic Torch Event
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, death, wildlife, olympics, jaguar )

Carol Ann
- 93 days ago -
A 17 year old jaguar named Juma was shot and killed when it escaped handlers shortly after being exhibited in chains next to an Olympic torch holder in Brazil. Main stream media isn't talking about it like Cecil or Harambe. Her story must be shared!
A Gorilla Named Harambe: His Death and What It Means for the Future of Gorillas, Part Two
Animals  (tags: gorilla, endangered, zoos and animals )

Carol Ann
- 97 days ago -
The Western lowland gorilla is critically endangered and there are alarming facts out there showing that zoos are not completely safe for animals and people. Hopefully Harambe's tragic death will change how zoos and wild animals are treated.
A Gorilla Named Harambe: His Death and What It Means for the Future of Gorillas
Animals  (tags: conservation, endangered, killing, gorillas )

Carol Ann
- 102 days ago -
Harambe's death caused a storm on social media and debates on the future of zoos. This is part one of a two part article on a gorilla and what his death means for the future of zoological parks and conservation.
Baby Shark That Bit Florida Swimmer Was Provoked | Examiner.Com
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, humans, shark bite, nurse shark )

Carol Ann
- 130 days ago -
A baby nurse shark bit a Florida woman on the arm. However, it now appears that the shark was provoked including being grabbed by its tail. The woman is recovering and was already released from the hospital. But the baby shark died.
Animal Advocates Prepare to Storm Twitter in Opposition of the Canadian Seal Hunt
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, slaughter, Seal Hunt )

Carol Ann
- 167 days ago -
The Canadian Seal Hunt began today. At 4 Pm EST, animal lovers will join the storm on Twitter in opposition.
SeaWorld Announces the End of Orca Breeding Program and Live Shows
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, Orcas in Captivity )

Carol Ann
- 191 days ago -
In a huge victory for animal advocacy, SeaWorld announced today that they are immediately ending the Orca breeding program and will be ending all live shows by 2019.
Canadian Seal Hunt: Facts You May Not Know and What You Can Do to Help Stop It
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, killing, slaughter, seals slaughter )

Carol Ann
- 234 days ago -
The Canadian Seal Hunt is the largest slaughter of marine mammals in North America. There are some things you may not know, including whys you can help stop the slaughter for good from the comforts of your own home.
Pig Nosed Rat Discovered Just in Time for Halloween
Animals  (tags: environment, wildlife, new species discovered )

Carol Ann
- 352 days ago -
A new species of rat with a pig nose was found in Indonesia. Named the Hog Nosed Rat, this new animal is very unique and an exciting ecological find.
The Pangolin Is the Most Illegally Trafficked Animal in the World - National Wildlife Headlines | Examiner.Com
Animals  (tags: animals, protection, endangered, pangolins )

Carol Ann
- 452 days ago -
The pangolin is one of the most trafficked animals in the world. Ironically, many people have never heard of it. All eight species are considered threatened or critically endangered. Education will be the key to saving the pangolin from extinction.
Jon Stewart Buys New Jersey Farm to Use as a Farm Animal Sanctuary - Hartford Animal Advocacy | Examiner.Com
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, protection, animalcruelty, farms )

Carol Ann
- 510 days ago -
It is easy to forget the welfare of our farm animals when so many of our world's animals are endangered and threatened with extinction. Thankfully, we have people like Jon Stewart who are in a position to help create sanctuaries for farm animals.
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