China recently added a new interpretation of the law that jails citizens who eat or order endangered animals at a restaurant. If caught, the citizen could be jailed for 10 years for simply ordering an endangered animal off the menu.
Maharashtra will soon have a policy to protect the whale sharks in the waters off its coast. Taking a cue from the efforts put in by neighbouring Gujarat, the state is chalking out a plan to conserve the largest fish in the world.
The military puts these animals to use in a variety of ways, but whatever the job, they all serve their country with dignity and pride. That's why we think it's so important to honor these veterans both during their working lives and later, when it's
Here is a Good, Strong, critique of the policies, the bureaucrats, and others once again preventing the return of the Great Bear. Worth a read for his skewering. Only the Native Peoples speak strongly to protect this Great nrth American being and spirit
Lawyers for Hercules and Leo argued before Supreme Court justice Barbara Jaffe that the chimps should be granted personhood. Wise told a packed courtroom. "The way we treat Hercules and Leo is the way we treat our worst human criminals."
While the rescue was my refuge in progress (thank you all), I unfortunately learned very bad news: the association for which I was host family put the key under the door and leaving his animals ... its veterinary bills!
It is unclear how long the dogs were left in the car or the cause of death. Reports say that Enriquez was suspended of his duties while the investigation is carried out and an internal inquiry is also being done
The number one reason for unwanted big cats is that they are used as a way to attract the public to zoos, pseudo sanctuaries and con artists who assure the public that the cats have been bred to save the species from extinction
Having a pound, shelter or humane society that practices pound seizure in your area means that every companion animal is worth money, and increases the chances of pet theft occurring in your community.
The usual capital punishment for acting as you were made. I guess I am glad that they didn't used to do it to human teenagers. I'd be long dead.... Feds act because they are trying to work in the face of white wolf-haters over there.
Challenges to decisions of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service are an effective tool of animal advocacy groups, such as two recent decisions of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia last year.
Bowhead and gray whales, belugas, ice seals, Pacific walruses and an estimated 12 million seabirds are traveling up through the narrow Bering Strait. Every year, marine wildlife faces bigger risks: ship strikes, ocean noise, and oil spills.