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
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
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
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
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
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.
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