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This Elephant Is So Skinny We'Ve Named Her Bones - And She Needs Your Help ! ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, suffering, protection, wildlife )

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South of Bangkok, hugging the Gulf of Thailand, is the province of Samut Prakan - home to the capital's international airport, the ancient city of Muang Boran and sadly the Samutprakarn Crocodile Farm & Zoo.
Garden Nets Are Killing Hundreds of These Adorable Bats a Year and No One Is Stopping It ! ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, suffering, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, environment )

- 1 day ago -
The grey-headed flying fox used to number in the millions in the southwestern state of Victoria, Australia, but that was years ago. Now the megabat's numbers are in decline as they increasingly fight for a place to find food and shelter.
Tell the Trump Administration: Stop Promoting International Trophy Hunting ! ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, suffering, killing, wildanimals, wildlife, protection )

- 1 day ago -
In a new low, the Trump administration has created an advisory council dedicated exclusively to promoting the killing of imperiled wildlife species for sport.
Uplifting Video: Abused Circus Bear Finally Finds Happiness!
Offbeat  (tags: bear rescued, wildlife, protection )

- 2 days ago -
This sweet-natured bear is doing so much better in her new life, eventhough she still has many scars from the years of neglect and abuse. The chronic stress and extreme suffering of the circus industry had caused Cholita to develop an autoimmune disorder
TIME Persons of the Year: The Guardians and the War on Truth
World  (tags: journalism, news, reporting, truth, facts )

- 2 days ago -
The stout man with the gray goatee and the gentle demeanor dared to disagree with his country's government. He told the world the truth about its brutality toward those who would speak out. And he was murdered for it.
849 Dogs, Cats Find Homes on First Day of Mega Adoption Event
Offbeat  (tags: cats, dogs, adoptions )

- 1 day ago -
Hundreds of dogs and cats were taken home Saturday after their new owners found them at the Brandywine Valley SPCA's Mega Adoption Event in Harrington.
Perfect Union: Kids Practice Reading to Shy Cats at Columbus Shelter
Offbeat  (tags: cats, kids, reading )

- 1 day ago -
According to the ASPCA, 3.2 million cats enter U.S. shelters every years, but only about half get adopted.
Some 9Lives Cat Food Recalled Over Vitamin Concern
Offbeat  (tags: cats, food, recall )

- 1 day ago -
A cat food manufacturer has issued a nationwide recall of some of its products due to the possibility that the food may have low levels of Vitamin B1.
How Catnip Makes the Chemical That Causes Cats to Go Crazy
Offbeat  (tags: cats, catnip, chemicals )

- 1 day ago -
Researchers have shed light on how catnip - also known as catmint - produces the chemical that sends cats into a state of wanton abandon.
Nearly 400 Cats Rescued From Illegal Chinese Slaughterhouse After Tip-Off From Heartbroken Pet Owner
Offbeat  (tags: cats, rescued, China )

- 1 day ago -
A group of animal activists in northeastern China has rescued hundreds of cats destined to be killed at an illegal slaughterhouse in Tianjin, according to the Humane Society International (HSI).
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