Tillikum, the orca, killed his trainer by drowning. We don't know why. He seems to have been fond of her and, from reports, she gave him some much-needed attention. He is the largest orca in captivity and lives in a woefully small tank.
Safe Humane Chicago seeks to create safer communities through education and stronger human-animal relationships, & is pairing its dogs that were taken during police raids with troubled veterans to help both of them heal, and let the dogs become adoptable.
No books have been published in at least a decade that are critical of zoos and how they affect our views of the natural world and our place in it. Thought to Exist in the Wild is a much needed and important voice for animals imprisoned in zoos.
If you want to help fight the grisly South Korean dog and cat meat trade and make a difference in South Korea, here are a few quick actions you can take that could save millions of dogs and cats each year.