"Awareness is the greatest agent for change." − Eckhart Tolle
After the late Steve Irwin was accused of animal exploitation and even fueling the exotic pet trade, Bindi Irwin is now under fire for becoming an Ambassador for SeaWorld.
Recently, Banfield Pet hospitals have started discontinuing both ear crops and tail docking procedures because both practices are considered primarily cosmetic procedures that go against the overall health and wellness standards its internal panel...
Animal cruelty in slaughterhouses is discussed here, along with a plea for humane slaughter methods.
Our adopted stray kitten Peaches in her hideaway First and foremost, it is always safe to assume that all stray kittens hates water, because more often than not they are. So it will be safe to observe precautionary measures in giving kitten care or...
Do you enjoy eating veal? What do you really know about it? I don’t eat veal because I’ve seen firsthand how these calves are treated. It’s a deplorable practice, and when you see it in person, it has a much more powerful impact than seeing it...
Many people hope that their puppy will be happy, healthy, and well-adjusted. We invest in training, get all the shots and toys, and even do some research. What we don't always realize is that a hidden health risk can be written all over our pup, and we might not even notice!
Human beings have a lot of animal friends. Among them are the ever popular dog, cats, horses, elephants, oxen, cows, chickens, pigeons and many others that are raised as pets or as work companions.
We are animals, too! An explanation of why what we do to animals also affects ourselves at many levels. A discussion of human vs. animal rights, humane treatment of animals, and a comparison of the biological classifications.
Animals were not put on the Earth for humans to destroy and send to extinction. Animals are work partners and friends; sometimes food as well. However, stewardship is key to their continuance.