Animal Rights & Welfare
Apex Predators, Crucial to the Ecosystem, Are Critically Endangered Due to Human Conflict
Why are many of the apex predator animals either threatened or endangered? Human conflict is the most common answer to that question. Loss of habitat, poaching, and being hunted as a threat to livestock are all viable reasons for the possible extinction of many animals.
The Benefits of Adopting a Rescue Dog: From Cost Savings to Giving a Second Chance
Adopting a dog from a local rescue is a responsible and rewarding option for dog owners. Not only does it help to reduce the number of homeless dogs in our communities, but it also provides adopters with trained and socialized dogs.
Thoughts About Pet Adoption
If You think about the information in this article about pet adoption, you may want to fill out an application for pet adoption. After reading all about the ones you may want to consider for pet adoption, there may be many to pick from, and just the right one may be right before your eyes..
Vaccination of Pets: What Is an Adequate Amount?
Pet owners should steer clear of veterinarians that encourage or even require yearly vaccinations. Your pet may suffer as a result of needless or unsuitable veterinary care. Cancer is already being discovered in pets as young as 5 years old, and auto-immune disease is on the rise.
Quick Tricks for Interpreting Rabbit Body Language
You'll be astounded by the depth of rabbit body language once you start to understand how your pet communicates.
How to Promote Animal Welfare in Your Community
Urban Pet Hospital & Resort is the best doggy daycare in Urbandale. Our certified veterinarians and assistants work around the clock to ensure that your pet gets the best and quickest veterinarian care in the community.
A Possible End to the Rein of Terror for Wild Horses and Burros
For the first time in decades, wild horses and burros win a nod from our Congressional and Senatorial leaders. Allowing them to live and prosper in their prospective homelands. I cannot express how elated and excited I am to see this happening. Finally.
Citizens for Animal Protection: Sheltering and Finding Forever Homes for Pets
See this top-notch state of the art new animal shelter in Houston, Texas. Citizens for Animal Protection gets the highest rating from Charity Navigator.
The Troubling Status of Wild Horses and Burros in the United States
This article details the everyday plight facing this country's wild horses and burros. The BLM, the Cattlemen's Association, and the threat of the removal of over 100,000 animals to almost certain death creates a story worth exposing.
Facts about Polar Bears and Their Conservation
Polar bears are an endangered species and their habitat is melting under them quickly. These bears are amazing creatures and this article will get into the facts about them and about conservation. We need to help save these animals before they are gone forever.
Service Animals, Emotional Support Animals, Pets, and the Law
Learn the differences between these three classifications and what they can mean for your furry family members. Discover who can have a service animal, where they can go, and what the laws are.
Why Love One and Eat the Other?
On January 10th, 2016 an Australia Day advert was launched with media headlines (Lee Lin Chin Wants You To Eat Lamb In This New Australia Day Advert) In this TVC, Indonesian-born, Australian television presenter and journalist Lee Lin Chin played...
Tilikum in 2015: what happens when orcas are kept in captivity
'Blackfish' (2013) reminded the world that killer whales in captivity can become aggressive and turn against their human captors. Has anything changed in how we treat these intelligent mammals?
Stopping Animal Cruelty - Hunting Animals For Fun And Sport, Experimental Test On Animals
Animal Hunting or Poaching is a atrocity and cruelty to all animals and should be banned in all its entirety. There is no fun in killing or abusing an animal for Sports or fun. Lets stop animal abuse.
How to Become an Animal Control Officer in California
Animal Control is a rewarding career, this article will lay out the steps to become an Animal Control Officer in the state of California
The Cruelty Behind the Most Expensive Coffee in the World
Kopi Luwak, also known as “civet coffee,” is primarily manufactured and produced in Indonesia and is regarded the rarest and most expensive coffee in the world, easily costing as much as $300 USD per pound and up to $100 USD per cup. Although...
Animal Hoarding: When Someone's Love for Animals Becomes an Unhealthy Addiction
In the United States, between 900 and 2,000 cases of animal hoarding are reported every year.
Illegal Cockfighting in America; A Rough Life for a Rooster
The practice of forcing chickens and roosters to fight each other is illegal in all 50 states, but many cockfighting rings are still in operation today.
Fifteen Animals You Didn't Know were used in Laboratory Research
Everyone knows about lab rats and mice but did you know scientists also study fruit flies, baby hammerhead sharks, zebra finches, and parasitic roundworms?
Lanai Animal Rescue Center: How LARC Saved Lanai's Cats
Lanai Animal Rescue Center. Learn how the people on the small island of Lanai make a difference in a cat's life. What you can do to support cat shelters and sanctuaries.