Katie Cleary interviews The sound team of the award-winning documentary Sonic Sea who won for best sound at the Golden Reel Awards.
Sonic Sea is about protecting marine life in our waters from the destructive effects of oceanic noise pollution.
Every day, whales, dolphins, fish and other marine life are threatened by a cacophony of industrial noise from shipping, seismic exploration for oil and gas and naval sonar used for routine training exercises.
From the Atlantic to the Pacific to the wild
- (Main Photo) – A little boy’s pit bull named Eazy, was tragically shot and killed when police responded to the wrong house.
Social Compassion In Legislation (SCIL), a leading California-based 501(c)(4) nonprofit organization that is dedicated to finding solutions for the welfare, protection, and rights of animals, has sponsored a new bill AB 1199, referred to as the “Police-Canine Encounters Protection Act” authored by California Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian, 46th Distri
- Los Angeles-based Jake Chait, 34, was indicted for conspiring to facilitate the sale and exportation of 15 rhinoceros’ horns totaling $2.4 million. He was charged, last Wednesday, with one count of conspiracy in connection with the wildlife trafficking scheme in the Manhattan federal court.
The youngest son of Isadore M. Chait, an Asian art expert who founded I.M. Chait Gallery/Auctioneers in Beverly Hills in 1969, Jake served as the Head of Acquisitions for the family owned and operated b
- We are very excited to announce that San Francisco has officially banned the retail sale of dogs and cats in pet stores that come from puppy mills.
So what is a puppy mill? They are large scale commercial dog breeding facilities that profit off of breeding and selling dogs usually to retail pet shops.Puppy mills usually house dogs in overcrowded and unsanitary conditions without adequate veterinary care, food, water or socialization. In order to maximize profits, female dogs are bred at eve
Children, pigs and other animals removed from home in Mansfield
MANSFIELD, Ohio — Police had to become urban cowboys to wrangle pigs and other animals from a home in the city of Mansfield in northern Ohio. The Mansfield News Journal reports that officers were making a well-being check Friday on children in the ...
Children, menagerie of animals removed from homeWKYC-TVall 4 news articles »
Pigs, snakes among animals removed from Mansfield home
MANSFIELD, Ohio (AP) -- Police had to become urban cowboys to wrangle pigs and other animals from a home in the city of Mansfield in northern Ohio. The Mansfield News Journal reports that officers were making a well-being check Friday on children in ...
- Dairy owner cited for cruelty to animals
Mills River dairy farm owner William Franklin “Billy” Johnston was recently ordered to pay court costs and restitution after pleading guilty to two misdemeanor charges of cruelty to animals. The charges were brought after two donkeys on his property ...
- Buffalo Rising
Polar Bites helps to raise funds for animals at The Zoo
If you've ever wondered how you can help the animals at The Zoo, there are a few ways. First, don't jump into any of their zoo habitats – they don't like that. Second, visit The Zoo at least once a year – your attendance is the best thing that they ...and more »
- The Sun
BMW driver slams into a stampeding herd of sheep killing 18 animals and writing off car
A HERD of 18 pregnant sheep running from dogs were hit and killed when they ran in front of a BMW. The sheep and their lamb, worth nearly £4,000 in total, were part of a group of almost 80 sheep that stampeded and broke their way out of the field they ...and more »
Why Can Only Humans be Murdered? What About Non-Human Animals?
Two recent essays in New Scientist magazine in which the word "murder" is used in the title to refer to nonhumans caught my eye, and got me to revisit that restricted use of the word. The first, by Veronika Meduna called (in the print edition) "Murder ...
- Gazette & Herald
Man kept animals in 'appalling' conditions
Gazette & Herald
A MAN caught keeping animals in “appalling” conditions three months after he was given an animal ban will do a two-day punishment, York magistrates decided. The RSPCA first prosecuted Keith Lewis, 68, when they found 60 animals living in “filthy ...and more »
- Baxter Bulletin
Chagrin: Shelters must stop playing games with animals' lives
At an unlicensed animal rescue facility in Iowa earlier this month, officials reportedly made a gruesome discovery: The remains of dogs, in various stages of decay, with their collars still on. Nineteen living dogs were rescued from properties ...
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- Here is a mother desperately trying to protect her baby, putting herself in harms way as any mother would.
Both mothers and babies are abused and killed for the meat & dairy industry.
Baby calves are pulled away from their mothers after birth so that their mothers can supply us with the milk that their babies should be getting. The babies are then normally sold to the meat industry as veal.Choose Compassion On Your Plate, Dairy Free, Plant-Based, Vegan!Video Credit: jane doe7x
Black: Smaller animals require different type of care
This lady cornered me at a party a while back and asked me what it meant when her cat started tearing big chunks out of the carpet, sharpened his claws on the La-Z-Boy and all the hair fell off his tail. I said, “Ma'am, it means it's time to get a new ...
- Letter: Circuses shouldn't include wild animals
Concerning the Tangier Shrine Circus that's appearing at Mid-America Center in Council Bluffs, it's disappointing that not only the people running the circus but the people that actually still pay to attend this horrific spectacle. In the Fremont ...
- Happy World Pangolin Day ❤️
There are actually eight species of pangolin, four in Asia and four in Africa.
Pangolins are one of the most endangered species on the planet and are at risk of extinction.
Today gives pangolin enthusiasts an opportunity to join together in raising awareness about these unique mammals.
Pangolin numbers are sadly rapidly declining in Asia and Africa.The demand for pangolins comes mostly from China, where pangolin scales are unfortunately believed to be a
- CBS Local
Push In Annapolis To Put Animals Used In Research Up For Adoption
BALTIMORE (WJZ) — There's a push in Annapolis this session for research labs to put dogs used in animal testing up for adoption. In the meantime, some adoptions are already taking place. Johns Hopkins and the University of Maryland already have ...
PHOTOS: Animals surrendered in neglect case
The Franklin County Humane Society is now home to the nearly 30 cats and dogs were taken from a house on Stable Lane Monday. The organization is seeking donations to help with the animals' medical conditions and foster homes for during their recovery.and more »
- Siouxland Matters
Leeds Elementary raises money for organizations that help animals
Students and staff at Leeds Elementary are giving back to two local organizations that help animals. They raised thousands of dollars for two organizations. At a check presentation at the school Friday, student gave the Siouxland Humane Society and ...
- New York Post
Bronx Zoo's adorable animals ready for their close-up
New York Post
Flamingos and Silverback gorillas are among the many animals featured in "The Zoo" on Animal Planet. Julie Larsen Maher. Jim Breheny, the director of the Bronx Zoo, has been working at the New York City attraction since he was a 14-year-old volunteer.
Animals and employees from Bronx Zoo star in television seriesNew York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV
New Animal Planet show highlights Bronx Zoo animals and their humansMetro.us
- Students read to animals at VHS
14 News WFIE Evansville
Dogs like Doctor Suess, too. At least that's what a group of students at Resurrection in Vanderburgh County say. The third graders read to the animals at the Vanderburgh Humane Society Friday. Dogs, cats, and even bunnies listened as the students read ...
Bullfighter Who Says Animals 'Do Not Have Rights' Tossed by Angry Bull - PETA (blog) (press release)PETA (blog) (press release)
Bullfighter Who Says Animals 'Do Not Have Rights' Tossed by Angry Bull
PETA (blog) (press release)
Just when we thought the world couldn't detest bullfighting any more than it already did, bullfighter Sebastian Castella declared, “Like all animals, bulls do not have duties, therefore they do not have rights.” By his own logic, if he were to lose his ...
- The Denver Channel
Fake service animals attacking people - 7NEWS Denver ...
The Denver Channel
DENVER - What is up with people bringing their dogs to the grocery store or on an airplane? Sure, real service dogs are one thing but police in several cities say ...and more »
- WJXT Jacksonville
Family heartbroken, terrified after 3 animals shot, killed
CALLAHAN, Fla. - A Nassau County family is fed up and calling for action after three family pets have been shot and killed in the last eight years. A miniature dachshund was the latest animal to turn up dead on or around the family's property on ...
- Big Think
5 Ingenious Inventions to Help Animals Survive Man-made Eco Harm
Scientists have been stealing ideas from animals for years. The Shinkansen Bullet Train in Japan for example, was super-fast — 200 mph. But it was also super-noisy until chief engineer and bird-watcher Eiji Nakatsu got the idea that the beak that ...
- The Mercury News
SPCA for Monterey County rescues 26 neglected animals from Pajaro
The Mercury News
Pajaro – The SPCA for Monterey County says it rescued 26 neglected animals that were confined in their own feces and urine from a dangerously cluttered ...
26 Neglected Animals Rescued From Land In Pajaro - Watsonville ...Patch.comall 2 news articles »
Poop May Be the Key to Studying the Most Elusive Animals on Earth
The secrets of the animal kingdom just might be hidden within piles of animal crap.and more »
- Mansfield News Journal
Children, menagerie of animals removed from home
Mansfield News Journal
MANSFIELD - City police Officers Heath Underwood and Nolan Goodman led two pot-bellied pigs out of a Chestnut Street home on Friday afternoon. The pigs were not happy. They struggled, squealed and grunted as police put them in carriers. "I can say I've ...
- New Scientist
You are what you eat: Old food shortens lifespan in animals | New ...
You are what you eat – so does eating old food make you old? It sounds far-fetched, but experiments on mice, flies and yeast suggest that it might.and more »
- Following yesterday’s disappointing announcement that Congress has legalized the murdering of bears and wolves in Alaska, WAN is pleased to share some positive news regarding legislation designed to protect wildlife, rather than promote the cruel and unnecessary killing of them.
Mountain lions and other native wildlife inhabiting public land in New Mexico may breathe a little easier now that three new bills have been introduced into the state legislature. While none will stop hunting compl
- Amazing News! Due to incredible and powerful community support, Nellie has been SAVED! WAN, Peace 4 Animals & friend Duffy put in the final amount to save Nellie and her unborn calf from being sold to China. The collective effort we have seen from so many wonderful people to make this happen, is simply unbelievable and inspiring!
The good news is that Nellie’s rescue will commence towards the end of March 2017 so please do keep watching out for updates.
In the meantime, Nellie’s
- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced the approval of Diroban (melarsomine dihydrochloride), the first generic drug to treat heartworm disease in dogs.
FDA Cautions Pet Owners and Caretakers Not to Feed Certain Evanger’s or Against the Grain Canned Pet Foods Due to Adulteration with PentobarbitalThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration is advising pet owners and caretakers not to feed their pets certain lots of Evanger’s canned Hunk of Beef or Against the Grain Grain Free Pulled Beef with Gravy canned dog food after unopened cans from both brands were found to contain pentobarbital, a barbiturate.
Amy Adams Opens up About 'Nocturnal Animals' Costumes in New Featurette
"I can safely say I've never had a more beautiful wardrobe in any film I've ever done," she says. By Alexa Tietjen on February 17, 2017. Share This Article; Reddit · LinkedIn; WhatsApp; Email; Print; Talk. Amy Adams in a still from the film. Universal ...and more »
- The Dodo
Man Drives Hours Every Day In Drought To Bring Water To Wild Animals
In a land as parched as Kenya's Tsavo West National Park, no visitor arrives with more fanfare than the water man. That would be Patrick Kilonzo Mwalua. And when he rumbles down the dusty road bearing some 3,000 gallons of fresh water, the elephants, ...
- Mother Jones
"You Can't Get Animals to Do Retakes"
Zavodovski is a 9.6-square-mile uninhabited volcanic island off the coast of Antarctica. Well, uninhabited by humans: The island, discovered on Christmas Eve in 1819 by Russian explorers, is home to the world's largest penguin colony. The chinstrap ...
These Animals Live Better Lives Than You Do
Discriminating diners may willingly shell out for premium product, but it's always nice to know what, exactly, you're paying for. Here's a peek behind the scenes at what goes into raising the animals that are destined to become some of the most ...and more »
BREAKING: The NRA Just Convinced Congress Today To Legalize Killing Bear Cubs & Their Mothers In Wildlife RefugesA very tragic decision was made today by The U.S. House of Representatives. The House voted to overturn the Obama administration’s ‘Fair Chase’ rule. They were persuaded by the NRA who was backed by the notorious hunting organization, Safari Club International, to vote to legalize the killing of black bear mothers and their cubs while they are essentially resting, sleeping, eating or hibernating in their dens. This would be legal in Alaska’s national wildlife re
Dozens of animals evacuated from animal hospital after fire scare
The popular Gulf Coast Animal Emergency Hospital had an emergency of its own after smoke filled parts of the building late Thursday morning. The hospital, located on the West Loop near Posk Oak, had an issue with one of its dryers in the basement of the b.
- Live Science
Creatures of the Night: How Shadow-Dwelling Animals See in the Dark
Animals that are active at night or that inhabit gloomy ocean depths do everything from hunting to finding mates to defending their territory in murky worlds where navigation seems impossible — at least to those of us who rely on an abundance of light ...
Dozens of animals evacuated from Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists after reported fire - KPRC HoustonKPRC Houston
Dozens of animals evacuated from Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists after reported fire
HOUSTON - Dozens of animals were evacuated from Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists in the Galleria area Thursday after reports of a fire. A veterinarian told KPRC2 that someone smelled smoke around 11 a.m. Thursday and called the Houston Fire ...
- Channel 9 News featured today’s action against dolphin captivity at SeaWorld Australia.
20 activists disrupted the dolphin show to bring attention to the sad truth behind the captive industry.
Don’t Buy A Ticket, Empty The Tanks!
The post Protest For Dolphins At SeaWorld Australia appeared first on World Animal News.
- We must all do what we can to protect these magnificat creatures in the wild where they belong!
Don’t Buy A Ticket Or Support Captivity!
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orca beauty VC- Alex Robinson
The post How Orcas Should Live “Wild & Free” appeared first on World Animal News.
- The world’s premiere privately-owned animal terminal, the Ark Pet Oasis, has opened this week at New York’s JFK Airport.
The one-of-a-kind, 65-million-dollar project is designed to guarantee safe travels for up to approximately 70,000 cats, dogs, horses and other animals, per year. The 178,000 square feet facility operates 24 hours per day.
Food, drinks, micro-chipping and pick up services are among the many amenities currently available. Pending the approval by the United States Dep
Urgent Help Needed To Save Alaska’s Grizzly Bears & National Wildlife Refuges; Voting To Reverse Current Protection May Take Place Within 24 Hrs.The North American Director of the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), Jeff Flocken, has issued an urgent plea for people to contact their Congress members urging them to save Alaska’s wildlife and public lands; which are being threatened by a new bill that may be voted in less than 24 hours.
The bill, referred to as S.J. Res. 18 in the Senate and H.J. Res. 69 in the House of Representatives, would reverse a vital rule that protects wildlife from cruel hunting and trapping practi
- New York Post
Exotic animals abandoned as owners flee California dam catastrophe
New York Post
A menagerie of exotic animals worthy of Noah's Ark — including an albino kangaroo — were left to fend for themselves when their owners ran for the hills amid fears of catastrophic floods near the nation's tallest dam. California Highway Patrol ...
Kangaroos and Zebras Among Exotic Animals Left Behind During California Dam EvacuationsInside Edition
Exotic animals including albino kangaroo,
- Moby’s new music video exposing the truth about factory farming and pig slaughter is incredibly thought provoking and impactful!
He is a compassionate soul helping to raise awareness for the Voiceless!
If you are ever in Los Angeles, please visit his restaurant Little Pine. ALL proceeds go to help animal safety/rescue/welfare causes!
Thank You Moby for using your platform as a musical artist for something greater than yourself! ❤️
-World Animal News & Peace 4 Animals
- SeaWorld the time has come! Do the right thing, the world is watching!
Retire all of your Orcas & Dolphins to sea sanctuaries and turn into a rescue & rehab for marine life, so that you can teach children the truth about how these animals live & belong in the wild.
It is the only way you will have a chance to recover the damage you have done to these beautiful creatures and the least you can do for the survival of their species!R.I.P Tilikum
The post SeaWorld: Retire Your Orcas &
- Choose Compassion, Bacon Is Not Cool, Plant Based, Vegan.
By: The DodoVideo By: Farmanimal Refuge
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- URGENT! Please Donate $1 or anything you can spare to save Nellie the Rhino from being sold to China. Donation link HERE! World Animal News & Peace 4 Animals will put in the difference from anything not raised to save Nellie’s life.
He has 13 days left to be saved! Poachers shot her twice in 2016 and she still carries the scars, but against all odds she survived. The good news is that she tested pregnant when being treated for her wounds.
Sold by her owner that no longer wanted to keep
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