Tembo and Sunda "live" at this zoo for more than 33 and 43 years. Both were taken from the wild as babies & suffer foot problems from living most time chained in a barn & standing listlessly and rocking neurotically back and forth.
Never has the treatment of animals for their betterment had more international attention&consideration, than right now. It is PARAMOUNT today, that young children witness our treatment of animals to be responsible and kind and learn to be so themselves.
Trinidad and Tobago, home to over 400 species of birds, almost 100 species of mammals and many other reptiles and amphibians, is a biodiversity paradise. As our country reels from the effects of falling oil prices and with the admission that there...
As long as the government of China has not stopped the horrific Yulin Dog Meat Eating Festival, it is not acceptable that the largest worldwide dog organization will support and arrange its biggest annual dog competition in such a country.
Please sign to stop the unnecessary slaughter of Mute swans in Ohio by ODNR Division of Wildlife. Mute swans had been living at Lake Logan in Logan, Ohio for many years. Many local residents and tourists visited the lake to enjoy the beauty and splendor
Every year 50,000 healthy dogs and cats are euthanized in France after spending only 8 days in a pound or a few months in a shelter. We ask the French Parliament to pass a law to forbid euthanasia and provide sterilisation instead.
As Colorado's population grows, more and more subdivisions are popping up in areas that were prime bear habitat. The state's answer to the inevitable wildlife interactions is to kill every bear that has two interactions with humans - aggressive or not.
One of the most important bald eagle habitats on the East Coast is in danger of being turned into parking lots and townhomes. Help us get to 3,000 signatures on the petition below by the critical October 8 hearing!
Ft Myers FL is considering bring in horse drawn carriages to the downtown area. The temperatures are in the 90s with heat indexes well over 100 degrees. Horses cannot tolerate these extreme temps so bringing them here will be a death sentence.
Traps are the most barbaric form of hunting. Our wildlife is moving towards extinction, let's make an effort not to only preserve them, but to offer them a safe environment free of traps. A slow agonizing death of our creatures is what you will be...
All of Yellowstone National Park is considered bear country. Hikers are advised to stay on designated trails, travel in groups of three or more people, carry bear spray, be alert for bears, and make noise to help avoid surprise encounters. At around noon
How many elephants are left? Nobody knows for certain. Scientists think as many as 10 million elephants roamed Africas savanna and dense rainforests at the turn of the 20th century, but today population estimates range between 400,000 and 700,000.
140,000 horses were shipped from the us to Canada for slaughter last year, as a rescuer at auctions they arrive with broken legs massive wounds painful and die in shipment from the stress from colic (extremely painful twist of the bowel) even though...
A four-month-old puppy is slowly recuperating at a Georgia veterinary hospital after his owner intentionally set the dog on fire just to see him burn and suffer. Fortunately a witness was able to grab the puppy away and extinguish the flames just as...
As I'm sure many of you have had your hearts opened over the years by adopting, or fostering sheltered pit bulls over the years and learning the true intent of their hearts, personalities, and bravery; I'm hoping to win over the hearts and opinions of..
A Choctaw, Oklahoma witnessed a horrible act of animal cruelty as her dog's were attacked by a man in front of her leaving the animals severely injured.vThe woman said that someone attacked the dogs as her child and the next door neighbor girl were...
Over 3,873 rhino's have been poached in the past 7 years. There are only some 18,900 white and 2,040 black rhino's left in South Africa, which is home to 75% of Africa's remaining Rhino population. Poachers kill rhino's to get their horns because they..
This was cruel, unnecessary and a complete failure of the shelter system. This was shameful and unconscionable. Complete neglect and incompetence. This dog suffered," stated a humane advocate.,, Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
The ugliest thing U've eber seen is a human without compassion.<br />
Your compassion for animals is needed now to right a terrible, faraway wrong this June. We're taking on the Yulin Dog Meat Festival.
Choupette came thru the Asso when she was a kitten. Lives as a free cat, but she is a regular at the Kindergarten. They monitor and feed her. She can't eat because she can't smell the food from the polyps in her nose. She needs surgery to fix that!