The Albuquerque BioPark has been planning to open a Tasmanian Devil breeding facility for months. The zoo even has renderings of what the site would look like, but now the new addition could be in jeopardy after one of the devils died this week.
The Supreme Court of India passed an interm order directing the Union of India to prevent the illegal movement of animals across the border from India to Nepal, to be sacrificed at the Gadhimai Festival, scheduled to held on November 28-29.
"If you think we've been doing a reasonable job of curbing fossil fuel use in our electricity production you are sadly mistaken. While coal use in America and Europe has leveled, growth in coal use worldwide is increasing dramatically."
"The sixth mass extinction, a remarkable build-up of atmospheric carbon dioxide, rapid sea-level rise, and the halving of the world's wildlife populations -- all human-caused -- prove that the Anthropocene is upon us."
A veterinarian observed Nosey the elephant at the Great Lakes Medieval Faire in August 2014 and concluded that she has an extremely reduced range of motion in the joints of her rear limbs and a painfully slow and deliberate walking gait, both indicative
These youngsters have been reared with humans at the conservatory since their rescue from smugglers back in 2012. They have no idea how to survive in the wild and this indeed would be a very risky release for any of these youngsters! Don't release this li
This is not natural for the animals and creates many health issues for these hybrid tigers. Ask the government: please do not crossbreed tigers to create the unnatural species known as the white Bengal tiger!
In a ceremony at the Utah State Capitol today, conservation groups, Congressman Rob Bishop (R-Utah), and officials from Daggett County and the State of Utah announced a landmark agreement on public lands protection. The plan would result in new...
" An animal-loving truck driver with a heart of gold has made an Arizona family's dream come true: when the Windhams' dog Koda was found..... " .Feature story (Big Red Box) on today's Animal News Sentinel.Have a Great weekend ! :-)
The Latin American and Caribbean Declaration on Principle 10 is a promise from governments that they will work to ensure that all people in Latin America and the Caribbean are informed and can meaningfully participate in the environmental decisions that-
In 2004, award-winning filmmaker Buthina Canaan Khoury made the documentary Women in Struggle about four Palestinian women who were former detainees. She documents the physical, mental and sexual torture women experienced during interrogations.
The Australian Marine Conservation Society has joined forces with comedian Frank Woodley to take on the ocean's biggest killer.
With his true comic genius Frank sets out to catch a fish, but his catch is no laughing matter...
Mississippi's outdated and discriminatory Defense of Marriage Act has outlawed legal marriages in that state. But federal judges have stricken down such laws as unconstitutional in many states. Now Bickett and Sanders are hoping that they can get Mississi
He's tired of hearing about the minimum wage! He also wants the GOP to win Gov races in 2014, so they can control voting mechanisms. Hmm... does that sound like he thinks GOP Governors should tinker with "voting mechanisms" to increase their odds in 2016?
Women across America who are seeking abortions are accidentally booking appointments at crisis pregnancy centers -- pro-life, government-funded religious centers that don't provide abortions, but instead try to talk women out of terminating their pregnacy
Dr. Heather Rally, a veterinarian who has experience working with marine mammals, visited SeaWorld San Diego in September 2014. Her observations reveal that orcas aren't the only ones who suffer at SeaWorld--dolphins, walruses, and pilot and beluga whales
Texas A&M University boasts that its core values are excellence, integrity, leadership, respect, and selfless service--but these qualities are absent as the university moves forward with plans to continue an archaic tradition of exploiting elephants and s