Animals

WTF? Jimmy John’s Owner Hunts Endangered Animals For Sport (TWEET)

WTF? Jimmy John’s Owner Hunts Endangered Animals For Sport (TWEET)

Jimmy John’s makes good sandwiches, but its approach to labor relations leaves a lot to be desired. For years, the company didn’t allow its sandwich makers and delivery drivers to work for a competing sandwich shop within three miles of a Jimmy John’s store for three years after leaving the company. It was only stopped […]

Humane Society: We’ve Gotta Endorse Hillary Cuz Trump’s Even Bad For Animals (VIDEO)

Humane Society: We’ve Gotta Endorse Hillary Cuz Trump’s Even Bad For Animals (VIDEO)

The rise of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has sparked a huge backlash from people who are against his racism, sexism, homophobia, xenophobia, and his ugly orange face. Many groups are coming out against him. One of the latest major organizations to endorse Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump is the Humane Society. […]

Progressive Nomad: These Animals Were Found Sharing Cages With The DEAD (VIDEO)

Progressive Nomad: These Animals Were Found Sharing Cages With The DEAD (VIDEO)

In August of this year, Four Paws, a Vienna-based animal welfare non-profit, lead a dangerous mission into a zoo directly outside of the Gaza Strip where they rescued 15 animals from the worst conditions they had ever seen. In 2007 the Palestinian businessman, Abu Diab Oweida, and his three sons opened the Khan Younis Zoo […]

Groomer Exposed Abusing A Dog In Viral Video – Gets A Slap On The Wrist (VIDEOS)

Groomer Exposed Abusing A Dog In Viral Video – Gets A Slap On The Wrist (VIDEOS)

A viral video of a groomer abusing a dog has gone viral. This horrible incident occurred at “The Fuzzy Butt Stops Here” salon in Williamsburg, Virginia. The video has been viewed over 2.4 million times. A former employee took this footage of the business owner Mironda Henning tossing this Cockapoo around. She was arrested in July […]

Jane Goodall: Donald Trump Has The Debating Skills Of A Chimpanzee (VIDEO)

Jane Goodall: Donald Trump Has The Debating Skills Of A Chimpanzee (VIDEO)

The famous anthropologist, Jane Goodall, said that Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s style of debating is like chimpanzee dominance rituals. The Hill reported that Goodall said: “In many ways the performances of Donald Trump remind me of male chimpanzees and their dominance rituals.” “… In order to impress rivals, males seeking to rise in the […]

Debunking The Top 4 Myths About ‘Aggressive’ Dog Breeds (GIFS/VIDEO)

Debunking The Top 4 Myths About ‘Aggressive’ Dog Breeds (GIFS/VIDEO)

Unfortunately, there are many sick people in this world who abuse dogs. There was the famous case of Michael Vick training his dogs to fight. Because of stories like that, many people are afraid of Pit bulls and other breeds people think are “aggressive.” Many places don’t allow you to own dogs of particular breeds. […]

This Dog Is Serving His Third Term As Mayor (VIDEO)

This Dog Is Serving His Third Term As Mayor (VIDEO)

The town of Cormorant, Minnesota has elected a dog to be its mayor for the third time. A nine-year-old Great Pyrenees named Duke is their mayor. Resident Karen Nelson said: “I don’t know who would run against him because he’s done such great things for the community.” She added: “His companion is my little black Chihuahua, […]

Major Cockfighting Ring Discovered In Alabama (VIDEO)

Major Cockfighting Ring Discovered In Alabama (VIDEO)

Something very sad was discovered in my home state this week. An illegal cock-fighting pit was found in Citronelle, Alabama. The FBI executed a search warrant on Friday and found the ginormous pit. This was a huge space that could hold up to 1,000 animals at a time. It wasn’t just the cockfighting pit in this […]

Animals That Are Part Pig, Part Human May Soon Be A Reality (VIDEO)

Pablo Ross thinks he may have the answer to the current shortage of transplantable human organs. Ross is a reproductive biologist at the University of California, Davis. He has been trying to use genetic engineering to grow human organs in pigs. How It Works Ross is creating chimeras — animals made from two different zygotes. […]

WATCH: Escaped Mad Cow Terrorizes Washington, Tackles Police

WATCH: Escaped Mad Cow Terrorizes Washington, Tackles Police

A mad, angry cow terrorized a Longview, Washington, neighborhood after it got loose from its owner. After the owner and police attempted to reel it in, the cow charged at an officer, hitting him in the chest. This led to a wild chase of the cow, as it was determined to find something that many […]

Animals That Suspiciously Look Like Famous Politicians

Animals That Suspiciously Look Like Famous Politicians

It is that season again! Election season brings out a slew of dramatic happenings, political wars, and the political animals out in all of us. Fortunately, election season also brings about some of the best humor in politics; even the animals are getting into the fun. Relax this summer, turn off the news for a […]

July 5 Is The Busiest Day Of The Year For Animal Shelters, Here’s Why (VIDEO)

July 5 Is The Busiest Day Of The Year For Animal Shelters, Here’s Why (VIDEO)

Happy Independence Day! May your cookouts be plentiful, may your fireworks be beautiful, and may you be surrounded by family and friends. Also, don’t forget about Fido. It’s tempting to bring pets to outdoor events such as cookouts, but it might not be a good idea. Cats and dogs alike can become terrified from the […]

Groundbreaking New Law Passed By Obama Will Protect The Most Helpless (VIDEO)

Groundbreaking New Law Passed By Obama Will Protect The Most Helpless (VIDEO)

A groundbreaking new law was just passed and signed by President Barack Obama in June, to update the 40-year-old Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976. New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-N.J.) began efforts a few years back to overhaul the old act, but passed away in 2013 before completing his work. Senator Cory Booker (D-N.J.) was […]

Unique Working Dogs Could Make A Difference In Orlando Survivors’ Recovery (VIDEO)

Unique Working Dogs Could Make A Difference In Orlando Survivors’ Recovery (VIDEO)

Many organizations offer comfort dogs to people who experienced trauma. Those of us who own or like dogs know that petting one can be very comforting. I had an experience with comfort dogs myself when my college experienced a similar tragedy. In 2010, Dr. Amy Bishop, a former University of Alabama in Huntsville biology professor, opened fire during a staff meeting. […]

Viral Pet Adoption Story Soured By Pit Bull Discrimination Law

Viral Pet Adoption Story Soured By Pit Bull Discrimination Law

When Dan Tillery brought home his new dog, Diggy, after a successful adoption, their love was mutual, and immediate. In fact, it was so immediate that Mr. Tillery was able to snap a selfie of himself with Diggy, a photo so endearing that the internet community fell in love with Diggy’s smile and pushed the […]

WATCH: Emotional Reunion Between Woman And The Chimps She Saved With Her Animal Sanctuary

WATCH: Emotional Reunion Between Woman And The Chimps She Saved With Her Animal Sanctuary

Twenty-five years ago Linda Koebner saved this chimp, and one other from an animal research facility. Koebner, who is now an animal behaviorist, went to visit the chimps, named Swing and Doll. She helped these animals escape a hepatitis research facility all of those years ago. The animals had been stuck in the facility for six years, and […]

Why Is Jane Goodall The ONLY Animal Rights Activist To Ask This Question? (VIDEO)

Why Is Jane Goodall The ONLY Animal Rights Activist To Ask This Question? (VIDEO)

Dr. Jane Goodall, famous for her life-long studies of chimpanzees, has entered the recent debate about the consequences of keeping gorillas in zoos. She sent a letter to Cincinnati Zoo director Thane Maynard in response to the shooting of gorilla Harambe. The shooting has received a lot of attention in media, questioning the decision to shoot […]

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