Terrible & heartening
DEDZA, Malawi âEUR" The girls at Makankhula primary school in MalawiâEUR(TM)s Dedza district say they want to be nurses, so that they can take care of people.
But as soon as class starts, fists and fingers start flying towards faces.
It is estimated that ten to twenty million animals from more than 130 species die from lead poisoning in the United States each year. Wild animals become poisoned by ingesting prey that has been wounded by lead ammunition,
Humans' appetite for gnawing away at the fabric of the Earth itself is growing prodigiously. According to a new UN report, the amount of the planet's natural resources extracted for human use has tripled in 40 years.
Greyhound racing is an inhumane form of entertainment that treats dogs as dispensable commodities to be used and abused at the will of the track and the owners. Typically, dogs are kept at the track where they race, confined in small stacked cages
This bill would require institutions of higher education to first offer cats and dogs used in research to an animal rescue organization for adoption instead of euthanizing the animal. Facilities that conduct research in collaboration with
Shark finning is a cruel and wasteful practice by which a fin is sliced off a shark while the shark is alive and conscious. The shark is then tossed back into the ocean where it is unable to swim and suffers a slow and painful death over the course
For years, the Army Corps of Engineers has been abusing a provision of the Clean Water Act in order to fast-track the approval of projects that damage and destroy our rivers and wetlands without adequate environmental review or public input.
Please join me in requesting that the U.S. State Department provides direct financial assistance to help the starving animals in Venezuelan zoos. The agony of these animals is deplorable and they need you to speak for them immediately.
Once feared extinct, the Kaempfer's Woodpecker was rediscovered in 2006, 80 years after its initial discovery. Long considered a subspecies of the Rufous-headed Woodpecker, Kaempfer's was recognized as a distinct species in 2003 based on differences in...