Join us in telling the Forest Service that killing contests do not belong on our public lands in Idaho or anywhere.
Allowing an event that draws trigger-happy people in large numbers during a three-day period is totally unsound!
Yes, I have posted on Rob Weilgus' meta-analysis before, but this news item discusses some other important issues & allows me to comment below on the unmentioned behavioral, environmental and social learning processes we animals share.
Every day, ivory poachers tear apart elephant families for their tusks. But for young elephants who are still reliant on their mothers for milk, a mother lost to poaching can mean a death sentence too.
Bao Bao, a 16-month-old panda cub at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington D.C., learned a painful lesson about life in captivity this week after receiving a powerful jolt from an electrified wire designed to keep her from straying outside her enclos
In Seal Beach, where there have been at least 60 attacks on pets over the last year, officials recently hired a company to trap coyotes and asphyxiate them in a mobile gas chamber filled with carbon dioxide.
There are so many stories that start out this way, but most don't have such happy endings.
If you ever decide to adopt a dog, check out your local shelter. Buying dogs from pet stores only increases the demand for the cruel puppy mills that often supply
A NOTE FROM THE DEN CONCERNING HOPE:
Hope has ear infection, vaginal swelling, infection and discharge, rectal swelling and bruising, and a brutal skin infection. She cannot sit down and is very afraid.
This year was a good one for animals in many ways, from fascinating new discoveries, to better protections for wildlife, to whatever is going on here. But not all animals will count 2014 as a good year. Here are 6 people and groups who are responsible for
45-year-old Jose Percy Chacon, a volunteer fireman from Salamanca de Monterrico in Central Peru tied a stray dog to his car and dragged him behind around town. The man claims this was the punishment the dog had to receive for allegedly biting his son.