Animals

Puppies in Peril From Chinese Jerky Treats?

Puppies in Peril From Chinese Jerky Treats?

Since 2007, the issue of reports from pet owners (dogs more than cats) with ill and dying pets has not only maintained itself alive in the media but has escalated. There are reports that over 5600 dogs have become ill and about 1000 canine deaths have take place since this issue began to be highlighted. […]

Pangolins in Peril of a Silent Extinction

Pangolins in Peril of a Silent Extinction

Resembling a walking pine cone, the pangolin is a spiny anteater highly prized in Asia. Its scales and blood, used in traditional medicine, and delicious flesh are widely trafficked on the international black market. The huge demand for this shy, nocturnal creature now threatens the pangolin’s continued existence. Pangolins, two species of which are highly […]

Conservation of Species Through Social Network Theory

Conservation of Species Through Social Network Theory

In the animal kingdom only the strongest survive; fending off predators, changes in the environment, diseases and other factors that may put a species at risk. While some animals may fend for themselves, other animals form societies that work together to create better chances of survival for the species. This makes these creatures social animals. […]

Anti-SeaWorld Ad Displays at San Diego International

Anti-SeaWorld Ad Displays at San Diego International

San Diego, California is among the country’s top tourism cities. Along with San Diego’s beautiful beaches, boardwalks and other attractions though lies one of the world’s most popular tourist hot spots- SeaWorld. What is SeaWorld to do though when tourists from all over the world walk through San Diego International Airport and come across an […]

Birth of Endangered Tiger Species Caught on Camera

Birth of Endangered Tiger Species Caught on Camera

A five year old Sumatran tiger has given birth to triplets at London Zoo, with the entire process captured on remote cameras. The tigress, named Melati, and her three new cubs are all doing well and are still residing in one of the Zoo’s special cubbing dens. All three cubs were born within an hour […]