Animals

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 […]

Police Investigating After Alligator Found Feeding On Human Remains (VIDEO)

Police Investigating After Alligator Found Feeding On Human Remains (VIDEO)

Late Monday afternoon, two Florida fishermen discovered human remains in a canal on the edge of the Everglades. According to police, at least one alligator was feeding on the body when it was found. The canal was located west of U.S. 27 in the town of Southwest Ranches. Due to the condition of the body, […]

Public Enraged By Gorilla Shot Dead At Cincinnati Zoo

Public Enraged By Gorilla Shot Dead At Cincinnati Zoo

The Silverback gorilla named Harambe was shot dead at the Cincinnati zoo after a four year old boy fell into the animal enclosure. An onlooker took a video of it and posted it online. Animal activists and civilians have been expressing their outrage. The video seemingly shows the gorilla trying to protect the young boy […]

‘Finding Dory’ Opening Spells Disaster for Blue Tang Fish (VIDEO)

‘Finding Dory’ Opening Spells Disaster for Blue Tang Fish (VIDEO)

Finding Nemo is the iconic movie that every young kid can’t help but love from Pixar Animation Studios, and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Finding Dory, set to be released June 17, will likely attain the same success its predecessor did that made it $937 million at the box office, according to Box Office Mojo. Box office success will most likely […]

Jon Stewart Is Rescuing Animals With His Retirement

Jon Stewart Is Rescuing Animals With His Retirement

Jon Stewart has done a great thing: He adopted Lily, an emaciated pony who was the victim of over 100 paintballs. Stewart and his wife, Tracey, own an animal sanctuary in New Jersey. Lily will be released from the Omega Horse Rescue & Rehabilitation Center this week. Center director Kelly Smith said: “Oh my God, she’s […]

Famous Medical School Will Stop Using Live Animals To Train Medical Students (VIDEO)

Famous Medical School Will Stop Using Live Animals To Train Medical Students (VIDEO)

One of the best medical schools in the country, Johns Hopkins, has decided to stop using live animals to train students. It will eliminate the course that requires students to operate on anesthetized pigs. The animals were then euthanized after the operations were completed. A spokeswoman for the medical school, Audrey Huang, said that the […]

Naked Man Charged With Animal Cruelty For Attacking Neighbor’s Dog With His Own Dogs

Naked Man Charged With Animal Cruelty For Attacking Neighbor’s Dog With His Own Dogs

Florida isn’t necessarily known as a bastion of tolerance, that’s for sure, but on Monday, May 16, the intolerance exhibited toward Muslims by some Florida residents went from merely prejudicial to sanguinary. The following tale is a twisted one involving Islamophobia and animal cruelty. 72-year-old Lake Wales resident Jackie Hammack hated his neighbor, Azard Baksh. […]

Russian Park Adopted Black Goat As Racist Insult Of President Obama (VIDEO)

Russian Park Adopted Black Goat As Racist Insult Of President Obama (VIDEO)

Russia’s Primorsky Safari Park made headlines again, but not with a cute viral video of an adopted goat and a tiger. This time, the park’s escapades seem to have crossed the line into racism. The park adopted a black goat with the perfect name – Obama. According to NBC News, it’s an intentional insult of President Barack Obama. Unconventional Naming […]

Coping With Pet Grief Can Be Just As Painful As Coping With The Loss Of A Relative (VIDEO)

Coping With Pet Grief Can Be Just As Painful As Coping With The Loss Of A Relative (VIDEO)

I just recently lost my dog, and I still get a lump in my throat just thinking about her. Pets can be great companions; they become just like a family member. Unfortunately, they have short life spans. Losing a pet is a horrible experience. A 2002 article in the journal, “Society & Animals,” found that the […]

Racist Fox News Fans Turn A Nice Story About A Gorilla Into An Attack On The Obamas (VIDEO)

Racist Fox News Fans Turn A Nice Story About A Gorilla Into An Attack On The Obamas (VIDEO)

For Mother’s Day, Fox News posted pictures of a gorilla mom on Facebook. This gorilla had suffered several miscarriages. The animal at the Prague Zoo, Shinda, is 24; the zoo thought she just wouldn’t be able to have a baby. However, she surprised her keepers by giving birth to a healthy baby yesterday. The keepers did […]

Dangerous Dog Rescues Cute Hummingbird And The Two Become Best Friends (VIDEO)

Dangerous Dog Rescues Cute Hummingbird And The Two Become Best Friends (VIDEO)

Beware of cuteness overload watching this viral video of a man, a rescue dog, and a hummingbird living happily together. It wasn’t always like that. The man, who’s name is Ed Gernon, adopted Rex a year ago. The rescue dog had been living a hard life on the streets, fighting other dogs and killing cats. Gernon […]

This May Be The Only Thing Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio Ever Did Right

This May Be The Only Thing Maricopa County Sheriff  Joe Arpaio Ever Did Right

Prisoners and abused dogs might have more to offer each other than you’d think. Arizona’s Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has been in the news for a lot of bad things, but few people ever discuss perhaps the one good thing he accomplished – the implementation of a program that has been instrumental in rehabilitating abused […]

Family Pet Shot By Police Dies Still Wagging His Tail (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

Family Pet Shot By Police Dies Still Wagging His Tail (GRAPHIC VIDEO)

Police from the 46th Precinct knocked on the door of Yvonne Rosado’s apartment responding to a domestic violence call. When Rosado answered the door, her 4-year-old dog, Spike slipped past her into the hall and was promptly shot by one of the officers. As Rosado’s family ran out to see what had happened, Officer Ruben […]

New Research Confirms Unicorns Once Roamed The Earth — Yeah, Really

New Research Confirms Unicorns Once Roamed The Earth — Yeah, Really

New research has shown that unicorns once roamed the Earth. They didn’t look like the ones you’ve seen in cartoons though. They looked more like a fuzzy Rhino. Scientists once thought that this species, known as the Siberian unicorn, lived 350,000 years ago. New research shows that these unicorns lived as late as 29,000 years ago. They are […]

‘Oh, Give Me A Home, Where The Buffalo Roam’ — Another American Treasure Is A Total Lie

‘Oh, Give Me A Home, Where The Buffalo Roam’ — Another American Treasure Is A Total Lie

There may be places in this world where the buffalo roam free, but the north-western corner of Yellowstone National Park is not one of them. If, following their winter migration routes to lower ground, the Yellowstone buffalo move near and across the Park’s boundaries in Montana, while remaining on public lands, they are rounded up […]