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Rare White Deer Spotted in Minnesota Park (Video & Pics!)
Animals  (tags: rare, white deer, Feather Hennepin State Park, wildlife, goodnews, video, pics )

BarbCat
- 1 hour ago - aol.com
At Father Hennepin State Park in Minnesota, a photographer caught a rare glimpse of a white deer wandering about the forest.
Drugged Marshmallows Can Keep Urban Raccoons From Spreading Disease - NPR
Animals  (tags: safety, risks, prevention, health, treatment, disease, drugs, diet, food, wildlife )

Wild
- 1 hour ago - npr.org
The masked garbage crusaders of the night can be more than just a nuisance. Raccoons also can be bad news for human health, carrying diseases such as rabies and roundworms.
Urgent: Comment Here Against Alaska's Murdering of Wolves and Other Animals on YOUR National Parks (and Yukon Charlie Preserve)
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalrights, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, humans, slaughter, suffering, abuse, society, killing, law, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, habitat )

Michael
- 5 hours ago - regulations.gov
The issue is simple: should state support of "sport" killing include YOUR National Parks? AK still kills wolves, brown bears & other species to promote excessive numbers of domestic-acting ungulates. The problem did not end when Machine Gun Palin quit
Assassin Fly Robber Fly
Animals  (tags: "Robber Fly", "Assassin Fly", insect, mrsroadrunner, nature, oregon, photo, photography, pic, wildlife )

Coralie
- 6 hours ago - mrsroadrunner.com
Meet the Robber Fly or Assassin Fly. This one was following me around in a part of the High Desert we were at.
Wolves, Wolverines, and Sea Otters Need Your Help!
Animals  (tags: wolves, wolverines, sea otters, animalrights, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, extinction, habitat, humans, habitat destruction, law, protection, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 6 hours ago - org.salsalabs.com
Tell Governor Kitzhaber to hold ODFW accountable to its mission to protect and conserve native fish and wildlife and their habitats for the benefit of all Oregonians.
Wildlife Crime Study Finds 33,000 Items Worth £7m for Sale Online
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, protection, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, death, conservation, abuse, humans, ethics, environment, investigation, animaladvocates )

Michael
- 7 hours ago - theguardian.com
Biggest ever survey in 16 countries finds adverts for live tigers, orangutans and chimps - plus a 'toilet-trained' gorilla. . . over 33,000 animals and items that should be protected by international laws on sale. UK china germany france russia ukraine
Let the Grand Canyon Wolf Roam and Keep Wolves Protected PETITION
Animals  (tags: wolves, endangered, wildlife )

Anna
- 8 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
Tell the Fish and Wildlife Service: hands off the Grand Canyon wolf and back off stripping all wandering wolves of Endangered Species Act protections.
Ask GrubHub to Take Shark Fins Off the Menu PETITION
Animals  (tags: sharks, fins, wildlife, killing )

Anna
- 8 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign our petition to tell GrubHub to get shark fin off the menu and drop restaurants that offer shark fin products now -- before the ocean's most iconic predators disappear.
Michigan DNR Clears Up Confusion on Failed Wolf Proposals
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, protection, slaughter, killing, law, ethics, abuse, animalcruelty, animalrights, conservation, cruelty, death, environment, humans, extinction, society, suffering, abused )

Michael
- 8 hours ago - abc10up.com
While public hunting is a blundering ecological and social failure, states still pursue it to placate angry and fearful Euroamericans with guns. Likely, Michigan's cease-fire is only good until next fall.
Feds Favor Expansion of Endangered Mexican Wolf Territory
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, Mexican Wolves, wildlife, protection, society, law, environment, endangered, conservation, animalrights, animaladvocates, habitat, GoodNews )

Michael
- 9 hours ago - sfchronicle.com
But it falls short of including territory around Grand Canyon & Southern Rocky Mountains, and short on the target population, said Michael Robinson of Center for Biological Diversity.
Giraffes on a Plane? Most Wanted List Released
Animals  (tags: smuggling, giraffe, investigation, protection, wildlife, AnimalWelfare )

Angela
- 11 hours ago - msn.com
NAIROBI, Kenya -- Have you seen a man who loaded live giraffes into a Tanzanian military plane for delivery to Qatar? If so Interpol would like to speak with you.
Our Cats, Ourselves
Animals  (tags: world, society, humans, environment, pets, wildlife, cats, domesticated, evolution )

Darren
- 14 hours ago - nytimes.com
IT'S commonplace to call our cats "pets." But anyone sharing a cat's household can tell you that, much as we might like to choose when they eat in the morning, or when they come inside for the night, cats are only partly domesticated.
Stamp Out Wildlife Cybercrime | IFAW - International Fund for Animal Welfare
Animals  (tags: animals, animalcruelty, abused, humans, slaughter, wildlife )

Jean
- 15 hours ago - ifaw.org
An IFAW investigation found thousands of online advertisements for endangered wildlife and wildlife parts and products. UK websites hosted 1,087 online advertisements including ivory and suspected ivory, turtles, tortoises, owls, exotic birds, monkeys
Ask Beyoncé To Go Cruelty-Free.BEYONCE AND JAY-S ARE DECIMATING WILD LIFE WITH THEIR VANITY
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, endangered, ethics, killing, protection, suffering, society, wildanimals, wildlife )

Rose ann
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Beyoncé has commissioned shoes to be made with five different types of animals. Anaconda, crocodile, stingray, ostrich and calf will be used for the singer's simple-looking white trainers. Jay-Z also had a similar pair created last year!!NO COMPASSION!!
Carrefour Stop Selling ALL Shark Products Globally
Animals  (tags: sharks, wildlife, animals, suffering, cruelty, exploitation of animals )

Yusuf
- 1 day ago - change.org
110 signatures so far. Change.org petition. "...as one of the largest global supermarket chains with over 10,000 stores, your commitment to remove all shark products will make a huge difference." Target: Carrefour Group CEO Georges Plassat
Tell BLM: Protect Wild Horses From Gold Drilling Exploration Project
Animals  (tags: wild horses, gold drilling exploration, animalrights, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, investigation, law, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - act.wildhorsepreservation.org
Urge BLM to reject the expansion of gold drilling exploration activities in this critical wild horse habitat area. Let the BLM know that if the project does proceed, much stronger protections for wild horses must be required.
Philippine Court Convicts 9 Chinese of Poaching
Animals  (tags: conservation, endangered, wildlife, turtles, China, poaching, Philippines )

Naoko
- 1 day ago - mainichi.jp
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - A Philippine court convicted nine Chinese fishermen Monday of poaching and taking hundreds of endangered giant sea turtles from a disputed shoal in the South China Sea, fining each of them nearly $103,000 but imposing no jail te
   

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