(ANIMAL TESTING/ANIMAL RIGHTS) CHINA — After two long years of lobbying from Humane Society International's Be-Cruelty Free Chinafo campaign, animal testing for certain cosmetics will no longer be a requirement in the country.
These animals have been nurtured by human hands and trust humans. They are often drugged to make the kill easier for the inexperienced hunter. The hunter, on the other hand wishes to preserve the trophy head and this ...
"Pet Project" showcases children with their favorite creatures, including dogs, chickens, cats, ponies and frogs. Arstorp believes the relationship between children and the animals in their lives to be both magical and healing.
. . . as Parsons strives to create a better, loose housing system for gestating pigs, one where his sows are well-matched and intellectually stimulated, he has waded into the murky waters of animal personality.
This move appropriately acknowledges positive actions taken by travel businesses to reduce their impact on animal welfare and is expected to inspire the travel industry to protect animals used in tourism.
(ANIMAL WELFARE/ZOOS/MONKEYS) In yet another reason to avoid zoos, six tamarin monkeys were found dead at the Oregon Zoo in late May after enduring a 50-hour car ride from the U.S. East Coast to Portland, Oregon.
Thirteen-year-old Marisa Milford says she wishes all pets would get good homes – including animals that wind up in shelters. “They have five days to get adopted,” she said in an interview with Panama City, Florida, TV station ...
Although China is home to 1/10th of the world’s vertebrates, the demand for endangered animal products for consumption or use in traditional medicine in Chinese culture is the catalyst behind the decline of much of the world’s wildlife.
Now imagine this, we’re on our way to transcending the language barrier, with the Brain Computer Interface, for human to human communication, where direct and immediate interpretation or translation will be possible with the appropriate software. Imagine, if you can start understanding, what your dog, your cat or your hamster is thinking? And then now think, if we figure a way, to relay our thoughts or intended messages, to your pets or other animals, in a way, they can understand? Going to the zoo will become a very different experience from what it is today.
7 Amazing Street Dog Rescue Groups One Green Planet Run by veterinarians and animal advocates, they have programs including dog rescue, free veterinary wellness clinics, humane euthanasia and veterinary training.
New Delhi (AFP) - India has banned the import of foie gras, a government notice said, after animal rights activists complained that the method used to produce the duck liver delicacy was cruel. (Buena noticia p/los derechos d los animales!