How to Help Wildlife Orphans This Spring

Spring is the season during which wild animals have plenty of babies. But if you come across an orphaned baby animal, is it okay...

How to Know If Someone Is An Animal Hoarder

No one expected to find 199 animals in this rather unremarkable single-family home located in a quiet, somewhat affluent, suburb of Boston, Mass. But...

The Most Overlooked Animals in Shelters

Shelters aren't fun places for any animal, but certain individuals, in particular, find it harder to get adopted and have a much higher risk...

A Giraffe’s Genes Were It’s Death Sentence

Children were among the curious crowd-gatherers who watched as an 18-month-old giraffe was butchered into pieces before being fed to lions. While the public...

The Oregon Chub Minnow Triumphs Extinction

No one has ever really given the Oregon Chub Minnow much of a second (or first) thought … until now. Why would they? The...
ivory poaching

Ivory Poaching Banned, Yet Elephant Crisis Soars

The future of elephants is in serious jeopardy unless we do something about it now. That, according to the International March for Elephants, a...
exotic pets

Is It Ethical to Keep Exotic Animals as Pets?

While it might be tempting---and legal in certain states and certain parts of the world---to keep exotic wild animals as pets, is it really...
black rhino

350k to Hunt Endangered Black Rhino?

Here’s a little fact: there are 4,000 black rhinos in the entire world, down from 70,000 in the 1960s. Here’s another fun fact: the...

Saving Molly the Dog – When Crowdsourcing Works

She was bloodied and broken when she was brought into the 24-hour animal hospital located in Manchester, NH, about an hour north of Boston....

Help Backyard Wildlife Survive the Harsh Winter with These Easy Tips

Whether you're an avid birdwatcher or you're simply an animal lover who wants to help all species survive, there are steps you can take...