I Hated the ABC 20/20 Piece on Siegfried & Roy We had high hopes for what was marketed as an […]
A Florida rattlesnake rustler facing five years in prison for illegally trafficking protected snakes told a former business associate that they could get off easy if they handled matters right, according to recordings by federal agents.
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Sadly, wildlife crime DOES pays for poachers & traffickers due to lack of enforcement and punishment
A legal case involving a famous solitary elephant poses a fundamental question about animals’ rights.
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Does an intelligent nonhuman animal who thinks and plans and appreciates life as human beings do have the right to the protection of the law against arbitrary cruelties and enforced detention? Read this very interesting story at https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/12/happy-elephant-personhood/578818/
"The animal was legally acquired by Animal Adventure Park from a reputable seller," park officials said in a statement released today.
Just like elephants, big cats suffer when they are tormented and abused by circuses. The only difference is, for lions and tigers, there is no end in sight.
Why Regulating Conditions Under Which Big Cats Are Kept SIMPLY DOES NOT AND CANNOT WORK The only way to stop […]