#Animal rights

  • Article: Portugal Announces Ban on Using Wild Animals in Circuses

    Portugal Announces Ban on Using Wild Animals in Circuses

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 2, 2018

    "Wild animals have no place in the circus.” Read more

  • Article: Poachers Will Soon Face Death Penalty in Kenya, Spurring Debate

    Poachers Will Soon Face Death Penalty in Kenya, Spurring Debate

    By Joe McCarthy|May 14, 2018

    The measure has been met with mixed responses. Read more

  • Article: Tinder Has Hilariously Slapped Down Daters With 'Tiger Selfies' Thanks to Pressure From Animal Charities

    Tinder Has Hilariously Slapped Down Daters With 'Tiger Selfies' Thanks to Pressure From Animal Charities

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 4, 2017

    “Posing next to a king of the jungle doesn’t make you one.” Savage. Read more

  • Article: Scotland to Become First in UK  to Ban Wild Animals from Circus Acts

    Scotland to Become First in UK to Ban Wild Animals from Circus Acts

    By Meghan Werft|May 11, 2017

    "Scotland is a nation of animal lovers and we take this issue very seriously." Read more

  • Article: Poachers Killed a White Rhino for Its Horn — in the Middle of a Paris Zoo

    Poachers Killed a White Rhino for Its Horn — in the Middle of a Paris Zoo

    By Meghan Werft|March 8, 2017

    This is believed to be the first time a rhino was killed at a European Zoo. Read more

  • Article: Outrage after jaguar is shot dead at Olympic event

    Outrage after jaguar is shot dead at Olympic event

    By Krista Watson|June 23, 2016

    Add one more problem to Brazil's list. Read more

  • Article: 10 Awesome Animal Sanctuaries to Visit Around the World

    10 Awesome Animal Sanctuaries to Visit Around the World

    By Meghan Werft|April 18, 2016

    A stop at the Sloth Sanctuary of Costa Rica on your next trip anyone? Read more

  • Article: Hong Kong makes a move to end ivory trade

    Hong Kong makes a move to end ivory trade

    By Megha Cherian |Jan. 26, 2016

    An important milestone in saving elephants! Read more