JOHANNESBURG (AP) — As many as 20 percent of Africa's elephants could be killed in the next 10 years if illegal poaching continues at the current rate, according to new data released Monday at the opening of the Elephant Summit in Botswana.
A new collaborative research centre based at UTS will investigate alternative and humane ways to manage wildlife populations that play a vital role in fragile ecosystems yet are also often considered serious pests.
TweetEmail TweetEmailIt’s seemingly impossible to go wrong when planning a vacation that revolves around ecotourism. Right? This environmentally conscious branch of tourism typically brings visitors to see pristine and undisturbed natural areas.
加拿大愛護動物人士支持國際聯合根除狂犬病運動，給他們的寵物套上紅色頸圈，或向世界動物保護協會（World Society for the Protection of Animals）的「頸圈代替殘酷」運動（Collars Not Cruelty Campaign）捐款。加拿大和國際著名支持者包括時裝設計師David Dixon、歌手Leona Lewis、喜劇演員Ricky Gervais、超級名模Liisa Winkler、CP24新聞主播Karman Wong及多省和國會議員。 ...
Phys.org Science News Wire : Improving the welfare of animals: Researchers develop computer-aided models to replace animal testing -- a press release is provided to you ìas isî with little or no review from Phys.org staff.
Watching how one hundred years of dog breeding "improvement" actually ruined perfectly beautiful, athletic, and useful dogs, turning them into caricature of themselves full of health problems, is really sad.
A shocking video has emerged of the appalling abuse of pigs at an Oklahoma farm that until recently provided pork to the largest meat producer in the United States. (Shocking footage of horrific abuse of pigs at a farm in the US.
Typhoon Haiyan, the horrifically strong tropical cyclone that slammed the Philippines Nov. 8, leaving an estimated 10,000 dead and tens of thousands more displaced, is poised to emerge as one of the worst natural disasters of the early 21st century.
TORONTO - The Ontario government said it will spend $5.5-million a year to toughen enforcement of animal welfare laws, crack down on puppy and kitten mills and improve care for marine mammals in the province.
Scientists are exploring the insides of turtles to examine the impact plastic rubbish is having on oceans. (An important story you may want to consider sharing with friends and your children. Think before you use/buy...
I hold in my hand an antique goblet of Baccarat crystal. I am swirling the receptacle in a counter-clockwise motion to aerate the excrement-nectar inside. Refracted light dances across the pale walls of the room I am in.