NOAA's refusal to acknowledge the role of overfishing in the decline of the Pacific sardine poses a grave threat to an already fragile ecosystem. In recent years, overfishing off of North America's Pacific coast has devastated sardine populations.
As first reported by NBC, disturbing PETA eyewitness investigations, the first of their kind, reveal that workers killed, beat, stomped on, kicked, mutilated, threw sheep around as they sheared them in Australia, the world's top wool exporter. Please help
When Yupi arrived at Morelia Zoo as a cub she was placed in a former grizzly bear pen. She still lives in this same enclosure which is small & barren. The surface is made entirely of concrete with no soft surfaces to walk on or lie in. Yupi needs us! SIGN
Otters are a protected species under schedule 5 of the wildlife & countryside act but are still threatened by road traffic collisions. We lose hundreds or Otters each year due to being hit by vehicles and here at the UK Wild Otter Trust.
While authorities in Kenya are attempting to arrest & prosecute poachers who viciously slaughter elephants for illegal ivory trade, these heartless poachers are still being released on bond shortly after arrest. This gives poachers more time to kill! HELP
In 2003, the world had around 500,000 camels. Just a little over ten years later, there are 200,000 to 300,00 remaining. Rajasthan, India's largest state, is the first in the country to notice and respond to this issue.
Bous al carrer, correbou or correbous (Catalan for bulls in the street) is a typical festivity in many Valencian villages, Terres de l'Ebre, Catalonia & Fornalutx, Mallorca. Another is soltes de vaques where cows are used. HELP! VOTE NO TO THIS TORTURE!
The U.S. Navy is conducting exercises that could kill nearly 1,000 whales and other marine mammals during the next five years of testing and training with dangerous sonar and explosives. With one stroke of his pen, President Obama can end the Navy's
A lovely female pit bull was stolen from right under the owner's nose and later attacked with acid. It all happened in Lovington, New Mexico. The vet believes there is no way the dog spilled acid on herself. Sign now to bring the perpetrator to justice!
A guy representing American Family insurance came by unanounced one day. My dad met him out front, his dogs were barking. The guy said "You have dogs?". My dad said, "Yes, 2 chows, one 15 years old & the other is 13 years old". -pic not their dogs.
Every year, thousands of people put the manatee at risk by unknowingly invading its natural habitat. This usually occurs during winter, between the months of November through March, when the water temperature drops below 21 degrees Celsius.
The smuggling of cheetah cubs out of from Africa and into the Middle East is driving this magnificent species to extinction. Owning a cheetah cub is considered a major status symbol, and since these animals are extremely easy to tame, especially as cubs.
Please sign/share this petition nationwide in an effort to demand that the United States legislators take a firm stand regarding exotic animal ownership & dealers.It's a proven fact that keeping exotic & wild animals in captivity is a death sententence.
Animals that are kept in zoos live unnatural and highly controlled lives that deviate from the lives of wild animals. It is sad enough when animals are kept in captivity, but when they are also treated as the playthings of their keepers, something
In the world of exotic animal trade, many lives are constantly put at risk. This industry endangers animals, people, and the environment. Many of the exotic animals featured in this trade industry, such as big cats, bears, primates, and snakes.
The turtle population in Ontario, Canada is quickly shrinking. The reptiles are being sold quickly on the international pet market. Even though international pet trading is illegal, North American turtles are found for sale in pet stores in Europe.
It is in the nature of the case that animals will often be victims of injury, stress or suffering in connection with sexual acts with humans. Either that they are held fast, or frightened, or suffer pain or physical injury. Many dogs die after being repe
In 1992 two month old Yupi was brought to Morelia Zoo Mexico. Yupi was imprisoned in a tiny pen where she remains 20 years later. Yupi's prison is small & barren with a concrete floor. Yupi is frequently put in a holding pen 17 hours a day with no light.
In attempts to appeal to overseas vendors in China, Revlon and a few other humane cosmetic companies have gone back on their word and resumed animal testing. Because China requires animal testing before any products can be sold in their country.
Dogs usually are the pets that make headlines for saving the lives of their owners, but in this case, the hero was an English black cat named Slinky Malinki.
Former nurse Janet Rawlison had taken morphine for severe back pain and suffered a serious....
Greetings from Florida. I am not sure if you are familiar with who I am, and I certainly do not want to take up too much of your time, however; please allow me a few moments to introduce myself. My name is Dr. Damian Stone, and in 1999 I founded
There is little doubt that tigers are some of the most beautiful, royal and scary animals nature has ever produced. They are incredible hunters, the biggest of all cat species (excluding the liger, which is a combination of lion and tiger) and can hunt
A zoo in Sweden is being accused of killing several of the animals in its care. There are claims that staff members of the Olands Zoo took baseball bats and bludgeoned a Brazilian aardvark and a goat and allowed a lion cub to starve to death.