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Lonely Orangutan Seeks Freedom As 'Personhood' Push Denied
Animals  (tags: animals, orangutan, animalcruelty, habitat, law, sadness )

Jean
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
The campaign to afford nonhuman animals "personhood" is in the news again, this time on behalf of a suffering orangutan. The Association of Professional Attorneys for the Rights of Animals (Afada) recently filed a writ of habeas corpus on behalf of Sandra
Horrific Video Shows What Really Happens At America's Chicken Farms
Animals  (tags: animals, chicken farms, animalcruelty, suffering )

Jean
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
Horrific footage taken at two poultry suppliers for the company Koch Foods earlier this year shows disturbing animal abuse of chickens. WARNING: Disturbing footage
Turns Out Hunting Has Changed Wolves' Mating Habits, Body Chemistry
Animals  (tags: animals, wolves, habitat, environment, animalcruelty )

Jean
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
A study just published in the journal Functional Ecology called "Heavily hunted wolves have higher stress and reproductive steroids than wolves with lower hunting pressure" by Heather Bryan,
Watch 24 Baby Turkeys Who Grew Up In A Factory Farm Take Their First Steps Outside
Animals  (tags: animals, turkeys, humans, animaladvocates, GoodNews )

Jean
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
Several weeks ago, volunteers at the animal welfare organization Farm Sanctuary arrived to work to discover a flock of two dozen baby turkeys waiting for them outside the group's New York shelter.
Trophy Games: One Documentary Goes Into Kenya's War Against Poaching
Animals  (tags: animals, animalcruelty, endangered, humans poaching )

Jean
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
What do lions, elephants and rhinos have in common? If things continue as they are, they will all be extinct in about ten years. One of the things we can do to help is to go on safaris
Highly Dangerous Bid To Legalize Rhino Horn Trade Would Spell Doom
Animals  (tags: animals, rhino, endangered, animalcruelty, suffering )

Jean
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
I can't believe that this is still up for discussion. We all know that the rhinoceros is in peril, facing the looming threat of extinction due to aggressive and violent poaching for their horns. 25,000 black and white rhinos remain across
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Hyacinth Macaw
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, endangered, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Hyacinth Macaw is endangered species because of habitat loss and because people trap and sell them as pets
Amazing Animal Bridges Around the World
Animals  (tags: goodnews, cruelty, crime, ethics, conservation, animalrights, killing, killed, wildlife, protection, society, wildanimals, habitat, animalcruelty, rescued, GoodNews, death, animaladvocates, abuse, abused, animals, environment, suffering, humans )

Leopold
- 4 hours ago - trueactivist.com
Animals bridges, which may also be known as ecoducts or wildlife crossings, are structures that allow animals to safely cross human-made barriers like highways. A wildlife crossing is the broadest term and can include: underpass tunnels, viaducts, overpas
Sled Dog Is REALLY Excited To Start A Race
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs )

Christeen
- 6 hours ago - godvine.com
Lets run.
Die 10 Grö�Ten IrrtüMer üBer Zoos
Animals  (tags: animals, zoos )

Michaela
- 13 hours ago - peta.de
In zoos animals are locked up for life. Zoo visitors is made to believe this drastic measure is necessary for the protection of species and the transmission of knowledge about the animals. In truth, however, zoos pursue very different goals. PETA brings t
NJSPCA Fights for Control of Shelter After Discovering Sick, Neglected Animals
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, cats, dogs, animalcruelty, NJSPCA, adopt, rescue, foster, quarantine )

Joyce
- 23 hours ago - examiner.com
NJ SPCA fights for control of Helmetta Regional Animal Shelter after discovering sick, hungry, neglected animals living in dirty cages.
Vervet Monkey With Deep Wounds Bounds Back To The Treetops After Rehab
Animals  (tags: animals, Vervet Monkey, animaladvocates, GoodNews )

Jean
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
Vervet monkeys are highly intelligent, highly adorable primates native to eastern and southern Africa. The Vervet Monkey Foundation is a South African organization that provides sanctuary and rehabilitation to orphaned and injured vervets -- including
These Real-Life Teddy Bears Will Live To See Another Day
Animals  (tags: animals, bears, conservation, habitat, GoodNews )

Jean
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
Things are looking up for threatened Louisiana black bears -- rare 600-pound predators who happen to be the inspiration behind everyone's favorite ursine toy.
California Cracks Down On Jockeys' Use Of Horse Whips
Animals  (tags: animals, horse abuse, suffering, law )

Jean
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
Following years of pressure by animal welfare activists to end "standard practice" abuses in horse racing, officials in California have announced new rules that will reduce, but not eliminate, one of the more unsettling aspects of the sport.
Dolphin And Whale Sanctuaries: If You Build Them, They Will Come
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, dolphins, captivity, investigation )

Jean
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
I spoke on a panel about marine mammal captivity with Dr. Naomi Rose of the Animal Welfare Institute, Blackfish producer Manny Oteyza, and Lincoln O'Barry of Ric O'Barry's Dolphin Project.
Imagining A World Without Elephants
Animals  (tags: animals, elephants, poachers, killing, extinction )

Jean
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
A poacher's bullet kills more than elephants -- an elephant's death ricochets through the ecosystem, affecting everything from other animals to the vegetation where the pachyderms roam.
Markhor Hunting Permits Auctioned Off for Over $61,500 Each
Animals  (tags: crime, cruelty, killing, extinction, wildlife, abuse, animals )

Paulo
- 1 day ago - tribune.com.pk
Big game hunters bid over $61,500 for each of four permits giving them a chance to hunt the endangered markhor in SKB-Sassi Harmosh area in Gilgit. Markhor is Pakistan's national animal.
Praise Arrest of Man Who Shot a Family Pet
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, dogs, investigation, society, law, protection, GoodNews, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, GoodNews, goodnews, humans, investigation, killed, law, protection, pets )

Clare
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
This is brilliant for this family as the person was caught the person needs to be sentenced to prison as this will show other animal murders that the justice systems are now giveing the sum harsher punishment for harming any animals that is defenceless
   

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