- The Sungai Putri, meaning River of the Princess, is an exquisite natural forest located in West Kalimantan, providence of Indonesia. It is about 141,000 acres of forest land, has extensive peat areas of up to 14.5 meters deep at some points, and can provide a home to about 750 to 1750 orangutan. Because of these numbers, it is the third largest population of critically Endangered orangutan Species in the province. Due to the fact that the Indonesia government has committed to protectin
- Otterbein 360
Emotional support animals assist Otterbein students
We've all seen our furry friends around campus. Whether it be a trained service dog or one in training sitting in on a class, or an emotional support animal living in a dorm, these sightings seem to be a mutual experience shared by most, if not all ...
- Court documents describe horrific scene where 224 neglected and dead animals were found
WESTON -- A man who police say is responsible for 224 neglected and dead exotic animals found in a Weston home appeared in court Monday. Court documents describe in detail the horrific scene investigators discovered back in September.
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Hot Car Trial lead investigator goes on the defensive
Cobb County Police Detective Phil Stoddard returned to the stand Tuesday morning, marking his third straight day on the stand as prosecutors delved into the contents of Ross Harris' iPhone. Stoddard is the lead investigator on the case. Among the notes ...
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SP: 5 dead animals, 12 dogs living in 'deplorable conditions' found in Jefferson Co. home - CNYcentral.comNewYorkUpstate.com
SP: 5 dead animals, 12 dogs living in 'deplorable conditions' found in Jefferson Co. home
ADAMS, N.Y. -- A Jefferson County woman is facing several charges after five dead animals were found in her home, and 12 more were found living in "deplorable conditions." State Police say 44-year-old Kerry A. Monica, from County Route 76 in Adams, has ...
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- Let's talk about parks: Scary animals
Parks Conservancy naturalist educator Taiji Nelson holds a hellbender salamander, which can grow to a size of up to 2 feet in length. By Scott Roller, Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy. The “Let's Talk About Parks” series is designed to encourage ...
- New York Daily News
Andrew Weinstein: Donald Trump vs. animals
New York Daily News
If a presidential candidate announced that his or her administration would hurt one of your relatives, you would likely do everything possible to prevent that person from being elected. For the 95% of U.S. pet owners who describe their dog or cat as a ...
- Halal-slaughtered animals 'die in agony' due to 'ignorance' say experts
Halal-slaughtered animals are dying in 'unnecessary agony' because they're not being stunned before their throats are cut, experts claimed. Conventional slaughterhouses stun cows, sheep and chicken with an electric shock, so they are unconscious to ...and more »
- Take a Virtual Tour of One Man's Strange World of Stuffed Animals
Have you ever wanted to attend a grand banquet with kittens or have a drink with squirrels at a club? In this 1965 clip archived by British Pathé, dolled-up dead animals are brought back to life in these human scenes. British Victorian taxidermist ...
- There have been many protests and public outcries over the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline. The 1,172-mile pipeline would stretch from the oil-rich Bakken Formation, a vast underground deposit where Montana and North Dakota meet Canada, southeast into South Dakota, Iowa and Illinois.
Protesters say the pipeline will likely cause oil spills and damage the environment and critically affect historically significant Native American tribal lands. The Standing Rock Sioux tri
- UPDATE: Animals banned from Saugus public buildings
Wicked Local Saugus
Leigh Gerow left Town Hall Oct. 24 feeling relieved after Town Meeting members unanimously supported amending the town bylaws to prohibit animals from public buildings. Gerow, whose then-18-month-old daughter was bit in the face by a dog at Saugus ...and more »
- At the Beatrice Inn, Cuisine for Animals - The New York Times
New York Times
Angie Mar, the chef and owner of this West Village restaurant, mines history for forgotten indulgences that satisfy innate cravings.and more »
- Patriots writer is helping animals around the world
WPRI 12 Eyewitness News
Erik Scalavino is known for his journalism and work for the New England Patriots, but he also has a passion for helping animals! The writer was inspired during a 2008 trip to Egypt when he spotted a pack of emaciated dogs. Scalavino later founded the ...and more »
Officials seek answers as anger builds with the return of animals to Westport farm site - Fall River Herald NewsOfficials seek answers as anger builds with the return of animals to Westport farm site
Fall River Herald News
WESTPORT — With reports that farm animals are being brought to the 70-acre Westport tenant farm where law enforcement had to remove approximately 1,400 animals this summer — some that didn't survive under reportedly wretched conditions — public ...
- Letter writer: The continuing holocaust of animals
I would like to respond to Raymond Capelouto's letter [“Holocaust Comparison Is Disturbing,” Oct. 5, Xpress] regarding [Miriam Hard's] previous letter [“Slaughterhouse 'Blues' Is Shocking,” Sept 21, Xpress] regarding slaughterhouses. [In a Sept. 28 ...
- In order to improve transparency and public access to information about approved animal drugs, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Veterinary Medicine is launching Phase I of the redesigned Animal Drugs @ FDA.
- LA Daily News
Dozens of animals die in pet store fire - LA Times
Los Angeles Times
More than 30 animals were killed early Tuesday when a fire burned a pet store in Lennox.
35 animals killed in Lennox pet store blazeWLS-TV
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- Reducing food waste could put birds and animals at risk
Well-intended efforts to reduce food waste could threaten some birds and animal species, a new paper has warned. Writing in the journal Animal Conservation, researchers have called for scientists to consider how food efficiency measures may affect ...
- Listen to these animals sounds from around the world
I say woof woof, you say oauh oauh. This great interactive lets you hear how people across the globe say the sounds of 11 animals we all know and love. When I was young and first heard a Spanish speaker refer to a bird's tweet as pio pio, it was one of ...
- 3 Things Everyone Should Know Before Interacting With Wild Animals
One Green Planet
Seeing animals in the wild is one of the coolest experiences on this earth – especially if they are not animals we see every day. Wild animals are so breathtaking that people book special trips just for a chance to see them in their natural habitat ...
- Airports Are Making Traveling With Animals Easier
Thanks to a ruling from the Department of Transportation, airports that service more than 10,000 passengers annually must install one animal relief area in each terminal post-security. The rule was passed September 2015 and airports across the country ...and more »
- Noise Affects Animals That Rely On Scent
A study shows that manmade noise can have adverse effects on animals, such as the dwarf mongoose. (The Ecology/YouTube). Noise affects people in mostly negative ways. Animals also are said to be affected negatively by noise. A study has been made ...and more »
200 animals found in squalid conditions at sanctuary now with Humane Society of North Texas - Dallas NewsNBC Connecticut
200 animals found in squalid conditions at sanctuary now with Humane Society of North Texas
The Humane Society of North Texas is caring for more than 200 animals after they were removed from squalid conditions earlier this month at an animal sanctuary near Abilene. The Callahan County Sheriff served a search and seizure warrant Oct. 13 at the ...
Peninsula Humane Society Accused Of Mistreating AnimalsCBS Local
Letter: Our moral responsibility to advocate for far
WAN Undercover Investigator Exclusive: WikiLeaks Exposé On Illegal Trophy Hunting And Other RevelationsWorld Animal News exclusive article by WAN undercover investigator, Sam Jejola:
‘WikiLeaks conjures up thoughts of government conspiracy or political scandals. Wondering about wildlife issues prompted me to conduct an internet search with the words “open WikiLeaks on illegal trophy hunting” and “open WikiLeaks on illegal trophy hunters”. Surprisingly, a reference that revealed details behind the Cecil the Lion incident in late July, 2015 titled &ldq
WAN Exclusive By Undercover Investigator Sam Jojola: WikiLeaks Exposé On Illegal Trophy Hunting And Other RevelationsWorld Animal News exclusive article by WAN undercover investigator, Sam Jejola:
‘WikiLeaks conjures up thoughts of government conspiracy or political scandals. Wondering about wildlife issues prompted me to conduct an Internet search with the words “open WikiLeaks on illegal trophy hunting” and “open WikiLeaks on illegal trophy hunters”. Surprisingly, a reference that revealed details behind the Cecil the Lion incident in late July, 2015 titled &ldq
US Court Says Animals Can Be Listed As Threatened if Climate Change Poses a Risk
In a groundbreaking precedent that will likely be felt for decades to come, a federal appeals court in the US has ruled that a species can be listed as “threatened” based on climate change projections. Advertisement. Earlier today, a three-judge panel ...
Appeals Court: Animals Can Be Listed as Threatened Based on Climate Change RiskEcoWatch
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Vikings coach Mike Zimmer staged a bizarre stuffed animal massacre in the locker room to teach his team a lesson ... - Business InsiderBusiness Insider
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer staged a bizarre stuffed animal massacre in the locker room to teach his team a lesson ...
After the Minnesota Vikings routed the Texans during Week 5 to improve to 5-0 on the season, head coach Mike Zimmer wanted to make sure his team did not get complacent during their bye week. To teach this lesson, Zimmer decided to scatter several ...
Slitting the throats of stuffed animals is not enough to motivate the VikingsWashington Post
- FOX 61
Court docs describe horrific scene where 224 neglected & dead animals were found in Weston
WESTON -- A man who police say is responsible for 224 neglected and dead exotic animals found in a Weston home appeared in court Monday. Court documents describe in detail the horrific scene investigators discovered back in September. daniel- ...and more »
- There is a new tourist attraction, Dolphinaris Arizona which opened for business on October 15 and is located in the desert near Scottsdale. Here, customers will pay hundreds of dollars to the attraction for the opportunity to swim with its three captive dolphins that were flown by FedEx from Hawaii to Arizona.
In late September, the nonprofit advocacy group, Animal Rights Hawaii, filmed a container holding the dolphins inside of a FedEx cargo warehouse at the Honolulu Airport. The foo
The 12 Animals: An Interactive Guide To The Chinese Zodiac & How It Influences You - Collective EvolutionCollective Evolution
The 12 Animals: An Interactive Guide To The Chinese Zodiac & How It Influences You
According to entrepreneur and technologist ShaoLan Hsueh, one quarter of the world's population believes in the knowledge set down by the Chinese Zodiac. advertisement - learn more. Unlike Western astrology, which is divided up into 12 months and ...
Endangered Wildlife Are At Risk After 200,000 Liters Of Fuel Leak Into British Colombia’s Coastal WatersTen days ago, diesel fuel was leaked into Heiltsuk First Nation water near Bella Bella, British Colombia. The leak was caused by a tugboat which crashed in a remote region off British Columbia’s Central Coast.
Following the oil leak, underwater dive images revealed endangered wildlife including abalone, amidst the fuel spill area. Efforts are being made by the Heiltsuk to help recover this protected species. Divers also discovered schools of&nbs
- An extremely disturbing video has gone viral showing a former french soccer player, Pascal Olmeta, on a hunting trip in Zimbabue, shooting and killing an elephant.
Olmeta, a 55 year old former Marseille and Lyon footballer, advertised the photos of his trip and kill on his children’s charity website A Hope For Life. Among other projects, the website states that he wishes to build a house for disabled children to come on holiday on his native island of Corsica.
He said that h
- Daily Mail
Animals are 'dying in agony' for halal meat | Daily Mail Online
A study by researchers at the University of Bristol suggests some Islamic scholars are ignorant about the humaneness of stunning, leading to animals dying in ...
Animals dying in pain because of Muslim ignorance over stunning ...The Times (subscription)
Muslim rules on halal meat mean 'animals are dying in pain ...Evening Standardall 6 news articles »
- Carole Raphaelle Davis reporting for WAN in NYC to stop the archaic model of horse drawn carriages on busy streets, alongside cars and buses in NYC, posing a danger to both horses and people.
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- The amazing organization Vervet Forest Rescue is working on a documentary set to be released in 2017, which follows the lives of five orphaned baby Vervet monkeys (Kate, Goon, Deebo, Felicia, Scotty) at the Vervet Monkey Foundation in South Africa.
The film’s focus is conversation, regarding the troublesome local perceptions of Vervet Monkeys and investigates the reasons for the destruction of their habitat.
The film will highlight sustainable solutions to reversing vervet habitat destruct
- Great News! Kiah, is the first Pit Bull Police Dog in NY to receive a public service award from the ASPCA!
Kiah is one of the dogs who joined the NY K9 unit because of the wonderful team at Animal Farm Foundation.
Kiah is a wonderful dog, she is so easy train because she loves to please people. She’s incredibly smart and of course her sense of smell is on point for detecting illegal drugs.
Animal Farm Foundation and Austin Pets Alive work together with Universal K9, which is a training pro
Paws & Ears encourages reading while helping furry animals
Kara Cheadle, 9, reads “The Tale of Peter Rabbit” to a dog Saturday at the Skagit Humane Society in Burlington as part of the Paws and Ears program, where kids are invited to practice their reading skills on the patient four-pawed listeners. Paws & Ears.
- Penfield Post
Lisenbee: Sick animals are rare, but they are out there
It could happen to anyone, but it is more likely to happen to hunters and other outdoor users. A nice buck (or any other medium to large mammal) ambles along a trail and right into the line-of-sight of a hunter. The animal isn't acting “exactly” right ...and more »
- Need to look at humane ways to reduce the stray animals situation
Ipoh, which is gaining popularity among tourists around the world after it was nominated as one the leading tourist destinations, is gradually turning into a city full of abandoned pets and strays. In the last couple of years the stray population of ...and more »
- Question 3: Debate rages over animals in cages
Sentinel & Enterprise
Third in a series examining the four ballot questions before Massachusetts voters in the Nov. 8 election. By Oriana Durand. Boston University Statehouse Program. To frame the Question 3 debate in the way the opponents and proponents have argued over ...and more »
- New York Daily News
Oct. 23: Circus animals, Social Security and taxes
New York Daily News
Woodside: The City Council is attempting to appease the well-funded animal-rights extremists still reeling from their humiliating loss on the horse-carriage bill (“Blaz aboard circus 'ban'dwagon,” Oct. 21). The new crusade of banning all exotic animals ...
- Letter: Shea-Porter stands up for animals
I'm voting for Carol Shea-Porter in November because she stands up “for the rest of us” – including our animal friends. Carol's record on animal protection is proven. In 2014, she earned a 100 percent rating from the Humane Society Legislative Fund ...and more »
Families and animals have fall fun at Woof-O-Ween
BRISTOL Saturday, the Humane Society of Elkhart County held its annual Woof-O-Ween event. Costume contests for both pets and their owners made it a true "paw-ty," complete with a ghoulish photo booth to capture the moment. “It's fun to dress up, but ...
Tom Ford's 'Nocturnal Animals,' Screens at the KCET Cinema Series on October 25
Liz Ohanesian writes about art, pop culture, music and, sometimes, a combination of the three. Her work has appeared in L.A. Weekly, Los Angeles Magazine, Hi-Fructose and a number of other publications. She lives in Los Angeles. October 22, 2016.
- KTVA.com - Anchorage, Alaska
Night-drop kennels: A warm, safe place for stray animals
KTVA.com - Anchorage, Alaska
With the season's first blanket of snow on the ground and temperatures dropping, a night outside is tough for lost pets. Anchorage Animal Care and Control (AACC) provides a warm, safe place if you find an animal and can't take it home for the night.
Community Gathers to Support Homeless Animals Looking For A Forever Home
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) For over 20 years, the annual Strut Your Mutt brings together rescue groups, shelters and individuals to celebrate the collective effort of saving the lives of shelter pets. Best Friends Strut Your Mutt Salt Lake City ...and more »
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Wild animals with rabies found on the east side
Tucson News Now
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -. The Pima County Health Department is seeking anyone who may have had contact with two rabid animals on the east side earlier this month. A fox was found in Saguaro National Park East, near the Loma Verde South ...
Two cases of animals found with rabies in Pima CountyKVOA Tucson News
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- The new documentary SANCTUARY is an inspirational and heart-warming glimpse into the lives of our primate brothers and sisters.
This beautifully filmed documentary brings the viewer into the lives of these special relatives of humans, to see the world through their eyes. Through first-hand accounts and rescues, to interventions and interactions with the primates themselves, SANCTUARY shows you a wondrous world where humans have given everything to save the lives of these used, abused, unwanted,
Pet parade benefits abused animals
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Fort Wayne Animal Care and Control hosted a Halloween Pet Parade and Fall Festival which aims to raise awareness and benefit animals to stop cruelty and neglect. The event sponsored by Paws & Remember was held from ...
- These beautiful orcas are being held captive at Kamagowa Seaworld in Japan.
How can one look at these intelligent beings and think a life held prisoner in captivity for our entertainment is better than a life free in the wild.
The beauty of these animals is truly their undoing. Don’t be captivated by captivity, never buy a ticket to see these animals in a tank.
The only way to really experience these beautiful creatures is to see them WILD & FREE where they belong! Please share our mes
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