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Kids Stabbing Frogs for School Fundraiser -URGENT, PLEASE SIGN & SHARE
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, fund raising, Tennessee Farm Bureau, DeKalb County, high school, frogs, stabbing, "gigging", petition, June 24th )

- 1147 days ago -
Inexplicably, a Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation program in DeKalb County is again encouraging students and others to "gig" up to 15 frogs each as part of a fundraiser to benefit two graduating high school seniors. ("Gig" = stab small animals with fork)
For Leap Day, 35 Pictures of Frogs
Animals  (tags: frogs, Leap Day, endangered, environment, animals, animalwelfare, humans, wildanimals, wildlife, protection )

- 1239 days ago -
Leap Day only happens every four years but when the next one comes around, the planet may have lost a few more frog species: amphibians are the most endangered group of animals on the plane
A Rare Chance to Save An Entire Nation's Frogs From Extinction
Animals  (tags: frogs, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, wildanimals, wildlife, protection )

- 1371 days ago -
The chytrid fungus has wiped out amphibians around the world but is still rare in Madagascar. Can the island nation keep it that way?
Frogpocalypse: Ribbits Fade as Frog Species Go Extinct at Alarming Rate
Animals  (tags: environment, ecosystems, pesticides, frogs, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

- 1379 days ago -
The extinction rate of frogs is 10,000 faster than normal âEUR" pesticides and logging are partly to blame.
Madagascar Is a Frog Haven: Rich, Underexplored, Threatened
Animals  (tags: endangered, animals, animalwelfare, frogs, protection, humans, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1599 days ago -
Madagascar is a treasure trove of frogs. Located off the east coast of Africa, this large island nation has more than 500 species of frogs, many of which are found nowhere else in the world.
TKE ACTION NOW! Save the Goliath Frog
Animals  (tags: frogs, frogswildlife, endangered, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, protection )

- 1902 days ago -
This animal has a relatively small habitat range, mainly in Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea. Its numbers are dwindling due to habitat destruction and its collection for consumption and the pet trade.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Save Frogs,Toads and Other Amphibians
Animals  (tags: amphibians, frogs, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

- 1969 days ago -
In addition to widespread decline, there has been a high rate of amphibian deformities. Deformed amphibians are not a new phenomenon, but reports were not common until recently
TAKE ACTION NOW! Cancel Cruel Frog-Killing Contest
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalrights, animals, horses, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, FROGS, frogs, killing, protection )

- 2223 days ago -
An upcoming "Giggin' for Grads" fundraiser in DeKalb County, Tennessee may help a high school senior defray college costs, but it also means the cruel killing of wild frogs
Alarm Over Vanishing Frogs in the Caribbean
Animals  (tags: endangered, animalwelfare, animals, frogs, amphibians, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

- 2293 days ago -
Scientists report that many types of amphibians, especially frogs, are in a steep global decline likely caused by a mix of habitat loss, climate change, pollution and a virulent fungus.
Ban Harmful Pesticides To Save Frogs - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: activism, wildanimals, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, frogs, pesticides, conservation, animaladvocates )

- 2316 days ago -
"Harmful pesticides like Atrazine flow from croplands to rivers where these amphibians live and reproduce. Numerous scientific studies have shown that Atrazine causes cancer in laboratory mammals and developmental problems in amphibians and fish."
Website Keeps Endangered Frogs Alive Online | Video   video
Animals  (tags: website, online amphibian database, frogs, documenting new species, Amphibiaweb, conservation, new threats, climate change, habitat loss, disease )

- 2518 days ago -
A website devoted to amphibian discovery has just recorded its 3000th new species, an achievement that belies the crisis facing frogs, salamanders and other amphibians around the world.
New Frog Species Leaves Scientists' Fingers Yellow
Animals  (tags: animals, GoodNews, goodnews, frogs, discovery, science, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, AnimalWelfare )

- 2616 days ago -
A beautiful, yellow frog species has been discovered in western Panama, according to a new paper in ZooKeys.
Frog Photos for Save the Frogs Day
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, frogs, Save the Frogs Day, habitat loss, habitat, protection, humans, endangered, animalrights, animalcruelty, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2639 days ago -
Today is Save the Frogs Day, a global event that aims to raise awareness on the plight of amphibians, which are increasingly endangered by climate change, habitat loss and degradation, pollution, invasive species, overexploitation, and the outbreak of a
World's Most Toxic Frog Gets New Reserve
Animals  (tags: animals, frogs, animalwelfare, wildanimals, goodnews, environment, protection, habitat, humans, GoodNews )

- 2694 days ago -
Touching a wild golden poison frog could kill you within minutes:they are highly endangered. While the new reserve is small, the WLT says a healthy population of the endangered species survives in the new protected area.

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