A New York resident faces animal cruelty charges for the seven severely starved and wounded dogs found behind his property. They were chained up in a wooded area without adequate shelter, water, or food. Officers also noticed terrible bruising and wounds
Under a current plan, 33 forests will be cleared, disturbed or reduced to accommodate a new railway line, with an additional 34 seeing secondary impacts. HS2, or High Speed Two, is a Â£56 billion high-speed rail system currently in development in the...
President Obama just released his draft budget for running the country in 2017. Ocean Conservancy is really excited to see that this budget includes funding ocean conservation projects! His budget underscores the importance of coastal resiliency,...
Roxie, an 18-year-old pit bull-shepherd mix, was killed by Maricopa County Animal Control after escaping her family's fence. The dog had a large tumor on her neck that led the staff at animal control to "feel as if she was having difficulty breathing."
Four members of the Quick family pleaded guilty to animal cruelty charges involving more than 50 dogs in the home. Authorities seized the animals following an investigation which reportedly turned up dogs of various ages and breeds.
Let's share the activist love with organizations and individuals this ValentineâEUR(TM)s Day, and with one activist in particular, right here! Animal activist, Kelly Lehman, was arrested for trying to stop fair-goers from abusing animals at the Ephrata Pig
New video has been released showing the only known wild jaguar in the United States in his natural habitat in southern Arizona, where he's been living for more than three years. The stunning video, captured on remote-sensor cameras, has gone viral
New Hanover County, North Carolina: Two pet dogs have been attacked with a huge knife by a jilted woman. An English bull dog named Daisy was left with serious injuries while the other pet, a pit bull, is no longer alive.
Ignoring ongoing threats, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed to downlist the Florida manatee from "endangered" to "threatened." Although manatees have returned from the brink of extinction, they continue to be cut down by boats and killed
The majestic and mysterious albatross has fired the imaginations of poets and biologists through the ages. Little is known about this amazing bird that spends most of its life drifting on air currents above arctic seas. Now, though, albatrosses
The program, part of the Arizona Humane Society, runs some of,if not the only , animal ambulances in the country - where sick and injured strays can get help from a professional in the field..... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
Please vote for Senator Bernie Sanders to be our next President of the US of A. I would not ask this of you if I did not think we really truly needed him. And we do. More than we probably know. Also check out the graph Michael posted within his letter.
Research shows that killer whales are dying off and the excessive noise some ships make is at least partly to blame. The noise from the ships interferes with the orcas' ability to locate food through ecolocation. So they starve
In November 2015 the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission, ignoring comments from 26 scientists, removed wolves from the state's endangered species list. The Center for Biological Diversity and allies then filed a lawsuit to challenge this decision.
Did you know, Free Range might not mean what you think it does?
In fact, most Free Range hens in the U.S. only have access to a very small piece of outside space, just two square feet each while Cage Free hens never go outdoors.
U.S. documents released under the Freedom of Information Act reveal that lax safety standards at Kadena Air Base in Okinawa may be to blame for the recent contamination of local drinking water sources.
Zorro the dog has a long road to recovery ahead for him. He was found Monday in a ditch by the Bixby Police Department. Police took him to Horizon Animal Hospital, where veterinarians thought he had mange. After looking closer, they realized...
The effort to permanently protect California's Central Coast took an important step forward when Senator Barbara Boxer joined Representatives Lois Capps, Julia Brownley, and Sam Farr to introduce the Central Coast Heritage Protection Act to add
The pallid sturgeon is fighting extinction due to a loss of habitat. An old, unnecessary dam on the Yellowstone River in Intake, Montana is currently blocking the upstream migration of adult pallid sturgeon, an endangered species of ray-finned fish...
To Presidents of Colombia, Venezuela and Brazil: As global citizens, we are deeply concerned about climate change and the rapid devastation of the Amazon forest. We urge you to work in consultation with indigenous communities about Amazon Rainforest!
A paint by numbers picture of an economy, and a democracy, in urgent need of change brought about by a political revolution. The struggle to change this agenda and end inequality is inseparable from the other critical struggles of our time.