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TV actor Anuj Sachdeva lends helping hand to elephant care

Archived, 14 days ago From indianexpress.com 

Noida, INDIA - Popular TV actor Anuj Sachdeva on Thursday visited an elephant rescue centre for which he has raised Rs 100,000.

Anuj took up the initiative to make Ganesh Chaturthi festivities unique.

While he has been bringing the lor ...

#BeCrueltyFree Canada launches #DayofAction to end cosmetics animal testing

Archived, 14 days ago From hsi.org 

Washington, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - Let’s get right to the point: Animal testing is cruel and is completely unnecessary—yet somehow animals are still made to suffer despite science that clearly confirms they don't have to.

Animal testing is outdated and unreliable. Many ...

California to end breeding of captive killer whales

Archived, 14 days ago From reuters.com 

London, U K - California will no longer allow the breeding of captive killer whales such as those used in SeaWorld's famous "Shamu" shows under a measure signed on Tuesday by Democratic Governor Jerry Brown.

The move comes months after the embattled ...

Vietnam must crack down on illegal rhino horn trade – WWF

Archived, 14 days ago From citizen.co.za 

Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA - With the rhino poaching crisis showing no signs of abating, Vietnam must crack down on its rampant illegal rhino horn trade or face sanctions, the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) International said ahead of a critically important wildlife trade conf ...

How fighting the bushmeat trade protects lions

Archived, 14 days ago From voices.nationalgeographic.com 

Washington, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - Sometimes, when traveling through Maasai Mara, visitors may see elephants with half of their trunk missing. The poor creatures must kneel to pluck grasses, and they are unable to reach leaves from the canopies of trees at all.

It is no ...

Uganda strives to increase rhino numbers in face of extinction

Archived, 14 days ago From news.xinhuanet.com 

Beijing, CHINA - Obama is the name of a naughty white rhino. Like a teenager, Obama is discovering himself, throwing up tantrums. He has just broken a radio repeater and his care taker, Angie Genade, is angry at him. But like the love of a mother, Genade understands ...

Florida scrub lizard, lesser Virgin Islands skink move toward Endangered Species Act protection

Archived, 15 days ago From biologicaldiversity.org 

Tucson, ARIZONA - In response to petitions from the Center for Biological Diversity and allies, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today that the Florida scrub lizard and lesser Virgin Islands skink may warrant protection under the Endangered Species Act. Th ...

USDA steps up to stop cruelty to gaited horses

Archived, 15 days ago From care2.com 

Redwood City, CALIFORNIA - It’s heartbreaking to think about the countless horses that have needlessly suffered from the abusive techniques used to prompt an unnaturally high stepping gait, otherwise known as the “Big Lick.”

Thanks to undercover investigations a ...

Lab chimps finally enjoying real wild life in northern Georgia refuge

Archived, 15 days ago From norcal.news 

Sacramento, CALIFORNIA - After serving as research animals in a lab, nine chimpanzees have now enjoying a real wild life as they have been moved to a new refuge in northern Georgia, a nonprofit group dedicated to animal rights has announced.

Workers with the n ...

More than one in ten UK species threatened with extinction

Archived, 15 days ago From zsl.org 

London, U K - The State of Nature report has found that since 1970 over half of UK species have declined, while more than one in ten are under threat from dissappearing from our shores forever.

The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) h ...

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