Urgent! Sign Petition To Stop Killing Of Buffalo In Grand Canyon National Park

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Grand Canyon National Park is planning to reduce the current population of bison through culling, trapping and moving the animals to other locations. For anyone that might not be clear on what culling means it is the heartless reduction of a population of a wild animal by selective slaughter. Selective slaughter! Hard to believe this … Continue reading Urgent! Sign Petition To Stop Killing Of Buffalo In Grand Canyon National Park

Wild Animal Acts In Circuses Banned In Portland, Maine On Same Day Baltimore, Maryland Pulls Similar Legislation

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Yesterday the exploitation of wild and exotic animals in circuses was addressed by both Portland, Maine’s City Council and Baltimore, Maryland’s County Council. Sadly, they had different outcomes. The positive news is that Portland, the largest city in Maine, is now among the more than 100 municipalities nationwide that prohibit the display of animals such … Continue reading Wild Animal Acts In Circuses Banned In Portland, Maine On Same Day Baltimore, Maryland Pulls Similar Legislation

Two Wildlife Traffickers In NY & LA Busted For Illegally Attempting To Sell Endangered Rhino Horn

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Edward Levine, with glasses, received a guilty verdict on Friday for selling endangered black rhino horns to a federal agent in Las Vegas. Las Vegas Review-Journal photo by Joel Angel Juarez More wildlife traffickers have been stopped by Operation Crash, a nationwide criminal investigation that focuses on the illegal trade in rhinoceros horn and elephant ivory in … Continue reading Two Wildlife Traffickers In NY & LA Busted For Illegally Attempting To Sell Endangered Rhino Horn

Sad News! Lars The Captive Polar Bear Was Sadly Euthanized Today At Denmark Zoo

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Lars It is with heavy hearts that WAN shares the news that Lars, a polar bear in Denmark’s Aalborg Zoo was euthanized. As per the zoo’s Facebook Page, concern over Lars’ health intensified after a dental check on September 5th resulted in alarming blood tests that revealed an increase in liver function. An updated message … Continue reading Sad News! Lars The Captive Polar Bear Was Sadly Euthanized Today At Denmark Zoo

Victory! California Reinstates The Ban On Selling Foie Gras!!!

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Care2 Wednesday went exceptionally well for ducks, geese, and animal advocates everywhere. A California ban on selling highly-controversial foie gras has been reinstated; much to the dismay of people who believe foie gras is a delicacy or luxury which it’s not! There is absolutely nothing delicate about foie gras or the horrific, cruel and painful … Continue reading Victory! California Reinstates The Ban On Selling Foie Gras!!!