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Are Cats the Ultimate Weapon in Public Health?
Animals  (tags: feral cats, Chicago, rodents, rats, vermin, pest control )

- 1066 days ago -
Nevin McCown knows he works a job most guys would envy, so as head brewer at Empirical Brewing, he never minded staying late to close up shop -- with one exception.
Great News! Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act Passes in the Senate | Action Alerts | Actions | PETA
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalrights, rodents, mice, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 1276 days ago -
This chemical safety act will help reduce and replace the use of animals in painful chemical toxicity tests. Help us get final congressional passage of this bill.
Urge Corporate Giant to End Animal Testing - Via ForceChange
Animals  (tags: Animals, Dogs, Monkeys, Rabbits, Rodents, Animal Cruelty, Animal Testing, Suffering, Killing, Death, Lack of Ethics, Petition to sign )

- 1986 days ago -
Sign to end the use of cruel animal testing done on dogs, monkeys, rabbits, and rodents by the multi billion-dollar corporation Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiaries. There are many alternatives Johnson & Johnson could use instead of animal testing.
Groundhog Alternates Step Up to Predict Spring
Animals  (tags: animals, groundhogs, T-Boy, nutria, rodents, semi aquatic rodent, wildanimals, environment, animalwelfare )

- 3058 days ago -
Move over, weather forecasters and groundhogs -- there are other species who can predict the arrival of spring. This Feb. 2 on Groundhog Day, hours after the renown and eternally young groundhog Punxsutawney Phil looks for his shadow in Pennsylvania,
Colorado Works to Bolster Gunnison's Prairie Dog
Animals  (tags: animals, prairie dogs, rodents, environment, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animalwelfare )

- 3061 days ago -
State wildlife officials are trying to combat plague in order to shore up populations of Gunnison's prairie dog,a species that considered a candidate for federal protection.The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has said the species is eligible for protection
Animals  (tags: rodents, mouse, horrific cruelty, suffering, glue traps, new york )

- 3111 days ago -
The New York City Parks and Recreation Department is using glue traps to kill rodents. Glue traps are responsible for more suffering than virtually any other wildlife control product on the market. Glue traps are inhumane. Most animals caught in
Loss Of Top Predators Causing Surge In Smaller Predators, Ecosystem Collapse
Animals  (tags: animals, wolves, sharks, cougars, lions, predators, hunting, ranchers, livestock, sheep, science, investigation, research, humans, wildlife, wildanimals, extinction, environment, habitat, ecosystems, nature, coyotes, rodents, economy )

- 3542 days ago -
The catastrophic decline around the world of "apex" predators such as wolves, cougars, lions or sharks has led to a huge increase in smaller "mesopredators" that are causing major economic and ecological disruptions, a new study concludes.
Western Australian Islands to Be Cleared of Rodents
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, rodents, Australia, eradicate, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3563 days ago -
The Western Australian Department of Environment and Conservation (DEC) has received $890,000 in Federal Government funding to eradicate rodents on six islands with high conservation value off the Western Australian coast. Introduced rodents such as
Ask Rite Aid to Make the Compassionate Choice to Toss Glue Traps ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, killing, glue traps, rodents, suffering, environment )

- 3585 days ago -
PETA has learned that Rite Aid is using glue traps to kill mice in stores nationwide. Apparently, glue traps are a recommended method of rodent control in its contractor's handbook. This is quite shocking, given Rite Aid's compassionate pledge to help
The Nature Report: Ground Squirrels --Video
Animals  (tags: rodents, desert, prickly pear, dust, dining, nature, wildlife )

- 3601 days ago -
The Mexican ground squirrel is a delight to watch during the hot Rio Grande Valley summer. Standing up on its hind legs, a female Mexican ground squirrel munches on a seed and surveys her surroundings.
Jerboa - Wikipedia
Animals  (tags: endangered, desert, rodents, burrowing, habitat, Egyptenvironment )

- 3608 days ago -
The jerboa form the bulk of the membership of the family Dipodidae. Jerboas are jumping desert rodents found throughout Asia and Northern Africa. Jerboas resemble mice with long tufted tails and very long hind legs.
Venezuela's Giant Rodent Cuisine
Animals  (tags: animals, capybara, rodents, AnimalWelfare, Easter, traditions, environment, killing, wildlife )

- 3718 days ago -
While in many countries the Easter dish may be lamb, in Venezuela a traditional delicacy around this time of the year is the capybara, the world's biggest rodent.
Grand Quest to Rid Island of Rats
Animals  (tags: alaska, Aleutian Island, rat island, rodents, rat's birds )

- 3748 days ago -
The attack force arrived at the remote Aleutian Island stealthily, ready to subdue the unsuspecting enemy, who vastly outnumbered them. It took a week's travel just to get there, with boats and helicopters hopscotching 1,400 miles of coastline, stopping e
Christmas Island Rats Wiped Out By Disease
Animals  (tags: christmas island, animals, rodents, rats, disease, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans )

- 3875 days ago -
Disease can wipe out an entire species, reveals a new study on rats native to Australia's Christmas Island, which fell prey to "hyperdisease conditions" caused by a pathogen that led to the rodents' extinction. The study, published in the latest issue
Mouse Baked Into Bun ~ Video
Animals  (tags: animals, rodents, mouse, hotdog bun, baked in )

- 3880 days ago -
A man claims he found what appears to be a mouse baked into a package of hot dog buns. WCNC's Michelle Boudin reports.

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