Welfare

Culprits placed firecrackers inside a pineapple and gave it to a pregnant elephant

Video screenshot. Samuel Pachuau, the Wildlife Warden of the Silent Valley National Park, Kerala, India, claimed that the culprits had…

2 days ago

Coronavirus China: chlorine disinfectant may pollute and damage wildlife

China sprayed entire blocks. Photo in public domain. The chlorine disinfectant that has been used in China to contain the…

2 months ago

British public turn against firework displays because of their companion animals, antisocial behaviour and military veterans

The British public are turning against ad hoc fireworks displays. They want properly organised public displays on a one-off basis…

8 months ago

Lop-eared rabbits may suffer from constant pain

A study published in the journal Vet Record found that the floppy ears of lop rabbits can lead to deafness,…

8 months ago

Thin beef steaks grown in labs available to diners by 2021

An Israeli company based in Rehovot, a city in the Central District of Israel, about 20 km south of Tel…

11 months ago

Insensitive picture of smiling woman holding pig carcass like a baby

Disgusting. No respect. Self-indulgent. Wrong. Everything about this photograph is distasteful and unpleasant. Please can we not show animals more…

12 months ago

The zebra’s stripes help to keep the animal cool

The zebra's stripes help to keep the animal cool so says an 85-year-old amateur zoologist and her 71-year-old husband, Alison…

12 months ago

Americans ingest up to 52,000 micro-plastic particles a year

Canadian scientists conducted an extensive analysis of hundreds of "datasets" on micro-plastic contamination. They compared this information with the typical…

1 year ago

A vegan owning a cat is like meeting President Trump

Vegans and domestic cats can go together just as well as meat eating owners and their cats. What a person…

1 year ago

New Lidl labelling scheme still hides how chickens are reared

In the UK a new supermarket scheme intended to tell shoppers the conditions under which chickens are reared does not…

1 year ago