Even though it is illegal to capture bears in both India and Pakistan there are still more than 1,600 sloth bears who are being forced to dance for money.Bears are "trained" to dance through a regime of pain and torture .
Is This the Thunderbird some have seen??? These condors are mostly black, but males have a distinctive white collar around their necks and some white markings on their wings as well. Like their relatives, the California condors, Andean condors have bald
The Mexican gray wolf, once roamed throughout Mexico and the Southwestern United States. Today the global population of these animals is tiny - roughly 75 individuals in the wild, and another 300 in captivity !!!
Three Bears General Store in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee has an open bear pit with five live bears being exploited and starved for tourist' entertainment. Please send my sample letter to Governor Bill Haslam requesting this place be shut down immediately.
Wildlife crime is deadly serious. It's now the most urgent threat to three of the world's best-loved species -- elephants, rhinos and tigers. We are destroying th entire planet slowly! Only a few steps away from Nothingness! END THIS NOW!
On the 7th April, a Vietnamese traveler was arrested in Nairobi's international airport while in transit from West Africa to Vietnam, Asia for possession of ivory. The ivory was worth US$ 67,000 and represented up to 15 dead elephants. He pleaded...
Trapping of bobcats, coyotes, and other fur-bearing animals is on the rise--with man's best friend the collateral damage.
Dan..."it's all about the money".
Today's lead story in the Animal News Sentinel (Big Red Box)
Legislators in New York have proposed a ban on the cruel business of tiger cub petting. Exhibitors heartlessly rip the cubs from their mothers at a young age and expose them to unnecessary stress in order to make a profit.
The endangered Florida panther's natural habitat has been increasingly eroded by urban development. Just a few months ago we posted a petition asking the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to protect the last of these beautiful creatures.
We are shocked and deeply saddened to hear that one of the world's last big tuskers, Satao (pictured above), has been killed by poachers. Not far from him are older carcasses of others killed earlier. This comes too soon after another iconic elephant...
Today (Thursday, 10 July), the government announced that the number of scientific procedures carried out on animals in the UK rose once again (by 0.3 per cent, or 11,600 procedures) during 2013 and now stands at 4.12 million.
Synanceia is a genus of fish of the family Synanceiidae, the Stonefishes, whose members are venomous, dangerous, and even fatal to humans. It is one of the most venomous fish currently known in the world.
It was 7 a.m. when armed members of the SWAT team barged through the front door. The next thing he remembers is seeing the family's long-time dogs stagger and fall. One was running for her life, and they murdered her right here.
As you can see in this groundbreaking video footage, sheep shearers in Australia violently punched these gentle animals in the face and beat and jabbed them in the head with sharp metal clippers and even a hammer. These attacks often left the petrified
As the sheep struggled to get away, the shearers stomped and stood on their heads and necks. Workers threw scared sheep around and slammed their heads and bodies against hard wooden floors. One shearer even used a sheep's body.