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..
Two puppies were reportedly suffocated before being thrown into a trash can in an act of extreme animal cruelty. Jason Gentry is facing trial on ten accounts of animal abuse for both neglect and the death of two puppies at an unlicensed training facility.
President Obama is considering taking bold, needed action that would help to save orcas (killer whales) in the Pacific. Orcas rely on salmon for up to 90 percent of their diet, but these fish are in rapid decline. The Western drought and the presence...
Although they're cherished by tourists and have been in Tonto National Forest for generations, they are now in immediate danger of being "condemned and destroyed, or otherwise disposed of." Please sign petition to say that they are not "estray livestock."
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
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
There has been worldwide public outcry over the poaching of Cecil the Lion, a famed lion who lived with his family in Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. Cecil was killed by an American hunter who used a bow and arrow to shoot Cecil,
Please email, call, or write your senators today and urge them to prohibit the importation of African lion trophies by cosponsoring the Conserving Ecosystems by Ceasing the Importation of Large (CECIL) Animal Trophies Act (S. 1918).
It is a tragedy that we are letting certain endangered species on this planet be killed by poachers and hunters. Notable examples are elephants, lions, and tigers. The United States should lead a coordinated, international military effort to protect the
Our exported LIVE sheep, cattle and camels, are still being subjected to the cruellest treatment in the name of HALAL. Australian laws are being broken; Australian animals are being abused; and the Australian Live Animal Exporters responsible
CITES mission: "(the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) is an international agreement between governments. Its aim is to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not
Trophy hunting individuals and businesses that gain from hunting practices have the need to showcase their crimes towards Wildlife, they thrive parading their so called accomplishments on Facebook, with endless pages of heart breaking photo's
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
Environmentalists are outraged the $2-billion resort for the rich and famous has refused to consider nonlethal means of control, opting instead to euthanise almost a third of the kangaroo population.... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
Opossums are solitary and shy nocturnal animals. When frightened, they fall into a trance like state of shock, or "play possum". Although they have a mouth full of sharp teeth, they are gently and harmless animals, preferring to avoid all contact with
We as a nation are supporting the decimation of endangered species by allowing the importation of their carcasses, body parts otherwise known as "trophies" by the American hunters that kill them. It turns out that 65 per cent of the Trophy Hunters are
New Zealand's critically endangered Maui's dolphin is the world's smallest dolphin and itâEUR(TM)s on the brink of extinction. The most recent population estimate indicates that only about 55 adult dolphins remain.
Many countries are using their military to help combat the rising poaching epidemic. Nepal has had no poaching in it national parks and wildlife sanctuaries in two years using their army.
South Africa has the most powerful and up to date
Zimbabwe officials have accused a second American of illegally hunting a lion. Jan Seski, a gynecologist from Pennsylvania, reportedly killed the unidentified lion in April. Photo posted for hunting tour company Melorani Safaris, since been shut down.
Petition to save the red wolf. The US fish and wildlife service announced that it will stop reintroducing this species into the wild while they decide whether they should improve the program or suspend it.