Commentary by Sea Shepherd Founder, Captain Paul Watson:
What do the Grindadrap and the killing of Cecil the lion have in common? It appears that the Director of the Copenhagen Zoo, Bengt Holst, is a fan of both.
South Africa, is part of the vile and cruel live animal sea export industry, where financial gain outweighs the welfare and rights of animals. 'Livestock' have been shipped from East London to Mauritius for years, and it is now time to take a stand.
Dr. Litov has TODAY (31st July 2015) been served with a Municipal Order signed by Mayor Cvetalin Penkov saying that Borko and all the sweet family dogs will be forcibly seized by the 6th of August 2015.
Animal poaching in Africa at an all time high. Rhinos, lions leopards, elephants and water buffalo comprise the "big 5". At one time trophy hunters considered it a feat to bring home one of these "trophy" animals...however now the term generally refers..
Too many wild animals (and other) die each day by killing rich people buying very expensive these animals to kill and have their trophy in mind! Stop the massacres of business by requesting the establishment of a law that prohibits the breeding of wild
Ronald McKnight repeatedly abused and neglected his 4-month old puppy Daphne, including causing Daphne's leg to be broken three different times and intentionally abandoning her in a creek to die. Now a judge may reduce the sentence to a misdemeanor :-/
Penelope was a faithful pet for 16 years. She was left behind when family moved. She is testing positive for metritis, plus lung and heart infections! We need help to continue helping shelter animals! Please click on the red dot five times to help!
The death of Cecil the lion, who largely lived in a protected game reserve, will likely turn out to have been a case of illegal poaching. But, had he lived a few miles away, and had the proper paperwork been in order, it would have been perfectly legal.
The day the lady was taken away you could hear her crying and shouting from every point of the streets.Among the tears people told us she was trying to hold on to her dog and shouting her name...Vicky!.... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
After hearing about the tragic death of Cecil the lion, it is in my best interest to put an end to lion hunting for good. Lions are an endangered species, and they need maximum protection from poachers and trophy hunters alike. Please sign this petition
We call on the airline industry to join the international fight to end trophy hunting. Please join us in urging the airline industry to follow Delta, Emirates Airlines and Lufthansa in ending the transport of hunting trophies.
On November 22, 2014, two (2) deceased 20-week old puppies were discovered in a trash bag behind a Revere, MA gas station. On July 28, 2015 Jason Gentry with address listings in Swampscott, MA and Salem, MA was arraigned at Chelsea District Court on
Aaron Blaise was an artist with Disney for 21 years working as an animator for Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, Mulan, The Lion King, and more. Watch his beautiful tribute "Speed Paint" video for CECIL !
Overnight, we learned that Zimbabwean officials will seek to extradite Walter Palmer from the US, for luring a male lion named Cecil out of a park and wounding him in an unauthorized area, before killing him 40 hours later. The HSUS and Humane Society
'The natural law in lion society is that when a male dies and his weakened coalition is usurped, the new incoming males kill their predecessors' cubs.
'This may not happen because Cecil's brother is still holding the fort.'