Imagine being violently separated from your family and friends. Forced to live your entire life stuck in one unchanging room. Deprived of food so that you will perform tricks multiple times in a day for a screaming audience. Poked,touched and examined
The fate of thousands of Irish hares lies in the hands of one politician - Arts and Heritage Minister Heather Humphreys. Please join us in urging Minister Humphreys to halt the horror for hares and refuse a licence for another season of coursing cruelty.
Today, 15 of the worldâEUR(TM)s 22 albatross species are threatened with extinction. These birds, like Short-tailed Albatross, are often overlooked since they spend the great majority of their lives at sea and breed on remote islands.
Pet dogs are stolen from people's houses and stray dogs are taken from the streets. Because most of the dogs are not vaccinated, stolen pet dogs and street dogs are being transported together, which poses serious health threats for the spread of
The state of Wisconsin is one of just five US states that currently has no regulations pertaining to the private ownership of exotic animals. Anyone can legally own, breed, buy and sell big cats without having to register the animals with the state,
West Ham United and Ireland NationalâEUR(TM)s Darren Randolph is usually out on the pitch, but he found time to show his softer side and encourage everyone looking for an animal companion to adopt from a local shelter.
In the wild, Lucky would have stayed with her mother for life. She would have grandparents and brothers and sisters to roam free with, likely walking up to 30 miles per day. Instead, at just 2 years old, she was kidnapped from her family, denied
Shirley, an Asian elephant used at Wild Adventures Theme Park in Georgia, is one of the loneliest elephants in the U.S. She was forced to travel with several circuses for years before ending up at the theme park, where tourists gawk at her while on a
Anna Louise was stolen from her family in the wild in Zimbabwe. Since then, she's been forced to perform ridiculous tricks like dancing and carrying a tambourine in her trunk by her captor, Tom Demry, as part of the Kelly Miller Circus.
Elephant grandmas help protect the baby, keep track of it, and help it if it gets stuck.
Grandmas are also often the boss of the family, too. They can lead the family to the right places to forage or drink or lead the way when interacting with others.