Urge the Embassy of Zimbabwe to do everything in its power to stop plans to capture more baby elephants from the wild and to rescue the babies currently awaiting export to zoos abroad. It's not too late for Zimbabwe officials to stop the export.
A recent report from animal conservation group Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force stated that more than a dozen baby elephants were captured by poachers. ItâEUR(TM)s believed that these elephants will be taken to China, where they will be used as circus animals.
" Seventy dogs from rescues across the country were featured on the two-hour Thanksgiving night telecast -- a show the producer hopes becomes a fixture in the future. More than 4 million..." Feature story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
China will soon implement new animal protection laws for the first time in nearly three decades. The law, which is currently being drafted, seeks to reduce the trade and consumption of wild animals, an issue rampant in some parts of the country.
The use of CO chambers is inhumane to animals and dangerous to workers. If the animal doesn't die the first time they go back in for a second try. If they are healthy they die not from lack of O2 but instead from organs shutting down. Click to read more
A needle and syringe containing sodium pentobarbital is passed through the chest wall and several layers of muscle into the heart. It's not to miss and accidentally punctures the lungs and causes them to fill up with fluid.
Because of their beautiful fur that is very similar to the jaguar and Ocelot, is these cat hit extraordinarily hard by the fur trade. This is a actually serious problem for her ! For example, It takes fifteen adult Margays to make one fur coat !
Volcano rabbits are an endangered species endemic to Mexico. The range of this species rabbit has been fragmented into 16 individual patches by human disturbance. Today, the entire remaining population of this species have been estimated to have approxima
Dogs trying to breath even with their throats split. Blood spilled everywhere. Next canine forced to watch. China's dog slaughterhouses are above the worst of them all. Without laws protecting animals, dogs are hit, stabbed, choked and hung upside down WH
Gargoyle, since renamed Landis, has known life only in a cage, which brought him nothing but misery and deformed legs. Though his eyes speak of sadness, he is still full of love and hope for the happy life that now awaits him!
The Maryland Court of Appeals this week affirmed a jury verdict of over $200,000 in damages in favor of a husband and wife whose dog, a chocolate lab was illegally shot by Frederick County Sheriff's deputies in 2010. against the unlawful actions of police
Without government assistance, Spaske has adopted & saved more than 150 dogs. They have provided food, shelter & veterinary care for dogs through private donations. The city, who benefits from this free service, now wants to seize the dogs. PLEASE HELP!
Do you know what to do if your dog stops breathing? Knowing a few emergency procedures if your dog is choking, or having difficulty breathing, could save your dog's life because you may not have time to get to a vet.
The sight of a lone goat tethered on a roadside in NZ has been and still is a common sight. This is a practice that needs to be prohibited and a code of welfare for goats needs to be developed that restricts tethering, provides for social contact,
In Pakistan, crowds gather to watch bears battle trained dogs. The captured bears endure immense pain even before they fight; teeth broken, muzzles painfully pierced and claws often removed. We must stop this horrifying torture and protect this bears !
Here's some nice news, just when we were getting terminally angry at all the gun toy killers of the USA: U.S. District Judge Beryl Howell in D.C., ruled Friday the removal was "arbitrary and capricious" and violated the federal Endangered Species Act