shark fins

Humane Society Urges Texas to Say ‘No’ to Shark Fins

Shark fins may become an illegal commodity in the Texas if a recently proposed bill becomes law. The Humane Society of the United States...
illegal wildlife trade

Stamping Out Illegal Wildlife Trade in China

The illegal wildlife trade suffered a setback recently thanks to a multinational crackdown led by China. The crackdown included Asian and African nations, in...
polar bear cubs

Toledo Zoo to Publicly Debut Their Polar Bear Cubs

The Toledo Zoo has announced that it’s as yet un-named, twin polar bear cubs will make their public debut this spring, likely in May....
singing dog

Singing Dog Photographed for the First Time in 20 Years

Tom Hewitt, of Adventure Alternative Borneo Tours, as well as he group he was guiding, saw a rare sight while high on the Mandala...
flatworm penis

What is the Most Diverse Animal Organ?

They’re bigger, they’re stronger, and some of them come in multiples. Some animals use them to hunt, swat flies, or grope things. Some animals...
wisdom the bird

Meet Wisdom – The Oldest Living Wild Bird

Wisdom has done it again. Believed to be the oldest living wild bird in the world, Wisdom is a Laysan albatross. She is at...

A Look Into Apes at US Zoos

The world is going ape! Though many of the great apes are endangered in the wild, they have been having a bit of a...

Seals on Board!

Ethan Janson is a 41 year old sports-photographer-turned-dentist, Seattle native that lives near the Puget Sound in Washington state. He had noticed that the...
horse slaughter

Video Adds Fuel to the New Mexico Horse Slaughter Controversy

Last year, Valley Meat Co. began a process with the U.S. Department of Agriculture to convert its former cattle slaughter operation into a horse...
invasive species

Is Killing an Invasive Species Wrong?

When does killing stop being terrible and start being sensible? It’s a question many ask when it comes to controlling the population of invasive...