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...
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...

Study Shows Flies Move Through Time Like the Matrix

There’s a reason you can’t kill that fly with a rolled up newspaper - you’re moving too slow. At least, that’s according to a...
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...
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...

Coyotes: Can They Be Taught to Live in Harmony?

Coyote sightings in residential areas have steadily increased over the past decade. Just this past winter an area deemed a success at co-existing with...

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...
white moose

Sacred White Moose Killed by Hunters in Nova Scotia

Facebook gets a lot of folks into trouble with the law, their bosses, parents … But a couple of stoked hunters up in Canada...

Do Fish Feel Pain?

As a vegetarian, I’m often confronted with this: “Ah, but you eat fish, right?” The answer is no (at least currently), but my questioner’s...
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Unique Animal Defenses

In the wild, animals are in a constant battle to eat and avoid being eaten. It is often referred to as the predator-prey arms...