Black footed ferrets were thought to be extinct in 1970s but a population was found in 1981.The last 18 ferrets were taken into captivity for breeding. There are currently 2 sustaining wild populations from the thought to be extinct in the wild.
Animals need room to run around for their psychological health. Zoos might be saving these creatures from poachers in their natural environments, but we also owe it to these animals to give them an environment that is as close to their natural habitat as
According to use of force reports requested by WGRZ-TV under the Freedom of Information Law, Buffalo Police shot 92 dogs from Jan. 1, 2011 through Sept. 2014. Seventy-three of those dogs died. Nineteen survived.
Animals on fur farms are forced to suffer their lives in filthy, cramped cages often sustaining painful injuries before they are even slaughtered. Animals are packed tightly into cages made of rusty wire, causing severe, painful wounds to these animals!!!
For the first time in more than 40 years, nearly every gray wolf in the Lower 48 could be stripped of protection under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service could announce its final decision to delist wolves any day now.
The colorful butterflies fell from a high of 1 billion in the mid-'90s to only 35 million in 2013, and that number is only a tenth of the population average. We call U.S. Fish and Wildlife service to add monarch butterflies to the endangered species list
Yahoo! Japan receives payment from the animal trade every time someone clicks on their links. Dolphin teeth, whale fins, and ivory stamp-seals are advertised despite being illegal internationally. African elephants tusk and other endangered animal parts!
This is the author's dog, "Maddie," a 5 year old female golden doodle. Winter is one of "Maddie's" favorite seasons. Her favorite outdoor winter activity is to bury her face deep into the snow and repeatedly give herself "face washes." Winter is quickly
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
Ractopamine, a so-called beta-antagonist, is a drug that boosts the production of lean meat in animals that cruel and painful means. The drug mimics natural stress hormones, causing an animal's heart to beat rapidly and pushing them to a frantic, frighten
According to use of force reports requested by WGRZ-TV under the Freedom of Information Law, Buffalo Police shot 92 dogs from Jan. 1, 2011 through Sept. 2014. Seventy-three of those dogs died. Nineteen survived...
Did you know Australia has the worst rate of mammal extinctions of any developed country in the world? In just over 200 years we have lost nearly 30 species of precious native animals -- including the iconic Tasmanian Tiger.
This petition is for the removal of the entire DMU 452 and DMU 487. Including all unlimited doe shooting on private lands in the DMU's. The removal of the combo deer license being used as a doe permit. And the lowering of anterless deer quotas on public
An horrible act of animal cruelty was done onto a busy Queens road near the Jackie Robinson Parkway. This dog was thrown from a moving car wrapped in a sleeping bag. Amazingly the dog has survived after being thrown like trash.
Worldwide, hundreds of thousands of sea turtles a year are accidentally caught in shrimp trawl nets, on longline hooks and in fishing gill nets. Sea turtles need to reach the surface to breathe, and therefore many drown once caught.
On Friday, November 7, Kabibe, a 16-month old western lowland gorilla at the San Francisco Zoo was crushed to death when she sprinted underneath a closing hydraulic door that was not properly monitored nor equipped with basic automatic shut-off technology
Each year in Martinsville, children assemble to have a chance at catching their own pet rabbit, duck, or chicken. Pigs, goats, and barnyard animals are also up for grabs. This mad scramble leads to animals being kicked, stepped on, and injured. CRUEL!!!