BioBlitz invites kids of all ages to meet animals native to South Georgia
This weekend is all about wildlife for many families thanks to a BioBlitz. (Source: WALB). The event at the Jimmy Carter Boyhood Farm invites kids and adults alike to survey the land for native species. (Source: WALB). WALB News 10's Emileigh Forrester ...
City condemns 'deplorable' house after 31 animals, 2 kids removed
HOGANSVILLE, Ga. – The house the has been described as “filthy” and “deplorable” has been condemned and if the owner has anything to say about it, it will be demolished. The city of Hogansville, Ga., officially condemned the house, according to ...and more »
- Research animals in need of homes
Cats and dogs used for scientific research in Texas laboratories deserve the opportunity to go to good homes once their work is done. State Rep. Ina Minjarez, D-San Antonio, wants to provide the opportunity for public adoption of healthy post-research ...
- Grand Island Independent
Neglect of animals leads to arrests
Grand Island Independent
Neighbors have complained about the treatment of horses and dogs housed on this property, which is at 156 Beck Road, just across the Hall County line into Merrick County. This picture was taken on March 14. leetch_Thomas.jpg. Schleichardt_Rolland.jpg.and more »
Is 'Donkey Basketball' Cruel to Animals, or Good Family Fun?
A fundraiser scheduled for late April in Barre, Vermont has sparked a passionate debate about the use of animals in a certain type of entertainment. (Published 32 minutes ago). A fundraiser scheduled for late April in Barre, Vermont, has sparked a ...
'The Zookeeper's Wife' Review: Animals, Nazis & A Superb Jessica Chastain Make For Memorable WWII Story - DeadlineDeadline
'The Zookeeper's Wife' Review: Animals, Nazis & A Superb Jessica Chastain Make For Memorable WWII Story
Nazis, zoo animals and a remarkable true and uplifting story of one woman's courage and resistance in sheltering 300 Polish Jews during World War II combine for a powerful, riveting and emotionally devastating film The Zookeeper's Wife, which ...
Jessica Chastain and director Niki Caro dish on the animals in 'The Zookeeper's Wife'AOLall 66 news articles »
- London Free Press
More than 60 animals seized in cruelty investigation
London Free Press
Ponies, goats, pigs, a yak and a horse were among the animals living in "horrific" conditions at a Southwestern Ontario farm, humane society officials said. Conditions at a Dawn-Euphemia Township property, where more than 60 animals were seized ...
Humane society says 60 animals subjected to 'severe neglect and cruelty' near Sarnia, Ont.CP24 Toronto's Breaking Newsall 6 news articles »
Wild weather wreaks havoc on Windsor-Essex animals
From frostbitten possums to owls with broken wings, an animal shelter in Amherstburg has seen a surge in the number of malnourished animals, largely because of wild swings in weather. One resident found a hawk in a backyard. The bird could barely move ...and more »
- Scientific American
To End Tuberculosis It Must be Eliminated From Animals
The following essay is reprinted with permission from The Conversation, an online publication covering the latest research. The Conversation. Tuberculosis should be a specter of the past, something only our great-grandparents feared and died of. Alas ...and more »
- Singularity Hub
The Weird World of Cyborg Animals Is Here
Roboticists frequently turn to nature for inspiration for their inventions, reverse engineering the traits that evolution has developed over millennia. Others are taking a shortcut by simply integrating modern technology with living animals. The idea ...
West Elgin council decides to explore idea of exotic animals in the municipality - St. Thomas Times-JournalSt. Thomas Times-Journal
West Elgin council decides to explore idea of exotic animals in the municipality
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Savannah Raine and her horse, Casper are seen here at her property in West Lorne. She has requested the municipality exempt her from a bylaw which doesn't allow exotic animals. She is hoping to bring two foxes, two wolves, a lion and tiger to her retreat.
- ABC15 Arizona
Woman accused of neglecting animals offers explanation to owner
PHOENIX - A text message from a woman accused of neglecting animals offers an admission, of sorts, to an owner whose dog died at the embattled pet rescue. Phoenix police and the Arizona Humane Society ended up removing 34 cats and dogs from the ...
- As the 17-year-old schoolboy was looking at the data taken in space from December 2015 to June 2016, he noticed that the radiation sensors on the ISS were recording false data.
- PBS NewsHour
Photos: Vets race to save the last two animals in the Mosul zoo
Simba the lion (seen here) and Lula the bear were the only animals left at the Muntazah al-Morour Zoo in eastern Mosul, Iraq, after the Iraqi offensive to retake the city from Islamic State fighters. Photo by Safin Hamed/AFP/Getty Images. In the ...and more »
- Asian elephants in Cambodia are listed as endangered. Previous estimates of the elephant population of Cambodia range from 250-600.
- Many deem bullfighting as a cruel activity which puts bulls in the wrong light. Humane Society International (HSI) notes that there is an estimated 250,000 bulls killed every year in Europe for the bullfighting.
Vancouver Aquarium cetacean ban could mean animals will have to be euthanized: DFO
WATCH: The federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans is warning that a ban on cetaceans at the Vancouver Aquarium could result in injured whales, dolphins and porpoises being euthanized instead of rescued. Linda Aylesworth reports.
Tulsa Zoo has plans in place for animals in case of severe weather
TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) -- Household pets are like family and are some of the first things you think about when a tornado is heading your way. But what about animals at the zoo? A lion's growl and the weight of a rhino may make them seem as tough as nails, ...
- Hindustan Times
No meat for animals at Kanpur zoo after shutdown of city's slaughterhouses
All four slaughterhouses of Kanpur Municipal Corporation have been closed, resulting in the suspension of meat supply for animals. (HT File Photo). Carnivorous animals at the Kanpur Zoological Park have been put on a “forced fast” since Wednesday as ...
UP govt's lack of appetite for meat leaves poor zoo animals starvingThe Indian Express
Zoo Animals Get Mutton, Chicken Instead
Ecomuseum's animals awake from hibernation, signalling start of spring
WATCH: After a few jolts from Mother Nature and a huge snowstorm, the black bears at Montreal's Ecomuseum are ready to come out of hibernation. Global's Navneet Pall reports. What is this? Sponsored content is written by Global News' editorial staff ...and more »
Yukon sled dog owners to set standards of care for animals - North ...
A group of dog owners has agreed to form an association, to help promote responsible care of animals and assure the public that standards are met.and more »
- CTV News
Dozens of animals found severely neglected, some dead at ...
More than 60 dead and neglected animals were found on a property in Dawn Euphemia Township in Lambton County.and more »
- The Hindu
A home for injured animals - The Hindu
The Bhumi Jeevdaya Trust has a facility to treat birds, cows and even reptiles, the first of its kind in Navi Mumbai.and more »
- The Dodo
Capybara Loves All The Animals On Her Farm
Family is what you make of it. A capybara named Cheesecake probably couldn't agree more. Instead of hanging out with her own kind, she has befriended — and adopted — just about every animal she's met. Six years ago, when she was just a baby, ...
- A new study suggests that ancestors of sea otters were already using tools millions of years ago. This means the species learned to use tool earlier than dolphins.
- Downward goat, anyone?
- Officials said they had tried everything and had no choice but to shoot him dead. He was only 10 months old.
- Each cane toad carries enough venom to kill a child, National Geographic notes.
- Experts warn that the Cheerios wildflower initiative might actually do more harm in some areas
- The coins were supposed to be for goodluck, but it ended up killing a precious creature.
- Not only have dinosaur categories been completely overhauled, but they also might have been British.
Animal Adventure Park Baby Watch: April the Giraffe Now One Month Past Due, Pygmy Goat Beats Her in Labor RaceApril the Giraffe has been showing signs of imminent labor but has not given birth yet. Even a pygmy goat at Animal Adventure Park named Alyssa has beaten her in the labor race, giving birth to twins.
- The trending chicken in one Facebook video is real. The monstrous animal is a Brahma chicken that can grow up to 18 pounds.
(Graphic) Video Footage May Prove That Animals Know When They're Next In Line To Die - Collective EvolutionCollective Evolution
(Graphic) Video Footage May Prove That Animals Know When They're Next In Line To Die
Society seems to think that humans are superior to animals, putting them higher on the totem poll. We tend to create this hierarchy in our heads, perceiving ourselves as more important than the rest of the animal kingdom. However, it's been proven that ...
- National Geographic
These Iconic Animals Could Again Be Hunted in Alaska's Refuges
Congress has voted to overturn an Obama-era rule prohibiting the hunting of bears, wolves, and other predators in Alaska's wildlife refuges. 1 / 7. Picture of a grizzly bear. View Images. With the repeal of a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rule ...
A Senate Republican attack on animals menaces grizzlies, wolves in AlaskaHSUS News (blog)
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- Austin American-Statesman
100 animals seized from Florence shelter
Update 2:55 p.m. Williamson County animal control officers seized 90 cats and one dog Wednesday from the R.U.G. shelter at 383 FM 970 in Florence. Details about what launched the animal cruelty investigation are still pending. The animals that were ...
Dozens of animals seized from animal shelter in Florence
FLORENCE, Texas (KXAN) — A no-kill animal shelter in Florence is getting all of its animals seized as part of an animal cruelty investigation. The Williamson County Sheriff's Office says they seized approximately 90 cats and one dog from the R.U.G ...
- National Geographic
These Iconic Animals Could Again Be Hunted in Alaskan Refuges
Congress has voted to overturn an Obama-era rule prohibiting the hunting of bears, wolves, and other predators in Alaskan wildlife refuges. 1 / 7. Picture of a grizzly bear. View Images. With the repeal of a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rule ...
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10 year-old donates stuffed animals to deputies
BOSSIER PARISH - A 10-year-old girl visited Bossier Sheriff's Office patrol deputies this week and presented them with 150 brand new stuffed animals so they can then help other children in the community. Julianna Gouthiere, her father, Joe, and her ...and more »
Meet-and-greet set for animals rescued from hoarding case
Shelley's Jewelry, at 429 N. Main St., Hendersonville, will host a meet and greet with Blue Ridge Humane Society animals rescued from a hoarding case in Fletcher. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday. Attendees can meet dogs from the ...
Justin Bieber begs fans to stop acting 'like animals'
Justin Bieber is pleading with his fans to let him eat his lunch in peace and stop acting “like animals.” The Sorry singer was out for lunch in Australia when a crowd of Beliebers began chasing him as he ran to his car from a Chargrill Charlie's ...
Justin Bieber Scolds Overeager Fans for Acting Like 'Animals'Radio.com Music and Entertainment Newsall 93 news articles »
Pet Talk: Avoiding baby animals this time of the year
With the start of spring young animals tend to be out and about. This has people and pets coming across the young animals while they're out in wooded areas. 0shares. tweet now! 0shares. tweet now! WPBN/WTOM — With the start of spring young animals ...
Jessica Chastain and director Niki Caro dish on the animals in 'The Zookeeper's Wife'
Oscar-nominated actress Jessica Chastain and acclaimed director Niki Caro stopped by AOL's BUILD Series for a discussion about their new film 'The Zookeeper's Wife'. The movie is based on a true story of the same name by Diane Ackerman, which tells ...and more »
Coffee County woman charged after animals left weeks in home without food
A Coffee County woman has been charged with animal cruelty after a dog died and several other pets became malnourished when left in a mobile home for weeks without food, according to the Florida Times-Union. Deputies responding to a Sand Street ...and more »
From a pony on a staircase to a house call from an ALLIGATOR: Bizarre chance encounters with animals captured ... - Daily MailDaily Mail
From a pony on a staircase to a house call from an ALLIGATOR: Bizarre chance encounters with animals captured ...
In Alaska, two separate incidents concerning roaming bears have been captured - one which was feasting on a chicken on someone's front porch, and another which was scared off from the other side of a glass door by the family cat. Exactly what led a ...
Spotify playlist: 50 wild tracks named after animals
Animals are a gift. At times when you feel down on humanity, which can be all too common for a number of reasons like watching news footage of a warzone or witnessing someone be rude to service industry staff, the living critters we share this planet ...
- The Daily Courier
Heritage Zoo's breakfast with animals begins soon, with Cassie the Tiger
The Daily Courier
Once a month, adults and children can join one of the Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary's animals for breakfast – not as the meal itself, of course, but as guests outside the enclosure. The first honored animal in this year's series is Cassie, the ...and more »
- Deutsche Welle
Authors debate the suffering and dreams of animals
As meat consumption skyrockets, German writers and philosophers Peter Wohlleben and Richard David Precht insist that animals - and plants - have feelings, too. Richard David Precht discusses animal rights at Lit.Cologne 2017 (Ralf Juergens/lit.
- The National
Can we establish a cancer hospital for animals?
Almost every weekend, little Tuna, a tabby kitty, gets a special visitor. Noura, a seven-year-old girl, likes to sit with Tuna, and talk to her for hours about her latest adventures. From a distance, they look like any cute child and cat. On a closer ...
- CTV News
Czech zoo saws off rhino horns to keep its animals safe
PRAGUE -- A Czech zoo is taking no chances after the recent killing of a rhinoceros at a wildlife park near Paris by assailants who stole the animal's horn - the zoo has started to remove the horns from its 21 rhinos as a precaution. With rhino horns ...and more »