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The “greatest show in the world” returns, without the circus animals | Smart News

Tiger tamer Alexander Lacey puts his tigers on their feet in one of Ringling Bros.’ final performances. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. Photo by Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post via Getty Images When Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey closed in 2017, it was supposed to be for good. After 146 years of operation, the […]

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UF Department of Ecology and Wildlife Conservation’s Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access Committee takes initiative to oppose FDOH recommendations for treatment of gender dysphoria in children

BY JENNIFER CABRERA A statement drafted by the Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation’s Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Access Committee is being circulated to several departments at the University of Florida (UF), asking UF faculty, postdoctoral fellows, students, and staff to “call the UF President, UF Provost, UF Faculty Senate, and Dean of the UF […]

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New guidelines from the International Maritime Organization to combat wildlife smuggling

This endorsement by the specialized agency of the United Nations sends a strong message about the growing international commitment against the Illegal Wildlife Trade (CIES) and its impacts on global biodiversity, directly threatening the survival of many species in the state. wild. The Guidelines have been officially submitted to the FAL46 by Brazil, Colombia, Germany, […]

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ASPCA mobilizes to provide essential support for animals affected by devastating wildfires

Animal welfare organizations across New Mexico asked for help from the ASPCA to evacuate homeless animals and provide additional support in affected communities SANTA FE, New Mexico, May 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — At the urgent request of the Animal Welfare Coalition of Northeastern New Mexico (AWC), ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty […]

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‘Kurt Zouma’ rule will jail people who post animal cruelty on social media

In the footage, which surfaced on social media in February, Kurt Zouma is seen dropping, kicking and slapping one of his cats, while laughter can be heard in the background. The 27-year-old then chases the animal before throwing a pair of shoes at it and slapping its head. The RSPCA took care of Zouma’s two […]

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‘I can’t walk away’: Animal welfare campaigner scrambles to help chained dogs

But owners are often reluctant to improve the living conditions of their dogs. In eight to nine cases out of 10, they are not receptive. Li hears responses like, “The dog is lazy, he can’t stand, he only likes to sleep” or “If you care about animal welfare, then go to the shelter and adopt […]

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From nearly drowned to animal welfare ambassador

From being thrown into a river to drown to now being a valuable educational tool, Spirit the Alaskan Malamute has become an ambassador for animal welfare organization Hartbeespoort and his miraculous rescue is helping to raise awareness of animal welfare in South Africa. Spirit is now living her best life. Eight-year-old Spirit is finally living […]

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India and Germany team up to tackle climate and biodiversity conservation issues; Germany to offer aid of 300 million euros | The Weather Channel – Articles from The Weather Channel

Prime Minister Modi with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz during the sixth round of intergovernmental consultations India and Germany on Monday signed a joint statement on forest landscape restoration, agroecology and sustainable management of natural resources as part of the sixth India-Germany Intergovernmental Consultations (IGCs). The Joint Statement of Intent on Forest Landscape Restoration was signed […]

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Water basins, popsicles: sloth bears and elephants beat the heat

Soaring temperatures are a cause for concern even for members of the animal kingdom. However, those at the Wildlife SOS wildlife conservation center are lucky with extra measures to ensure cooler conditions for elephants and sloth bears. As temperatures soar in Uttar Pradesh, wildlife conservation NGO – Wildlife SOS has adopted innovative measures for their […]

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Cameron Park Zoo Receives AZA Accreditation Renewal | KWKT

WACO, Texas (FOX 44) – The City of Waco has announced the renewal of Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) accreditation for Cameron Park Zoo. The Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ Independent Accreditation Commission met with representatives of Cameron Park Municipal Zoo and the Cameron Park Zoological & Botanical Society last week to review the […]

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Grants available from MaineCF Animal Welfare Fund

Furry companions have become a lifeline for many people during the pandemic, as an estimated 23 million American households have adopted a pet. At the same time, however, housing issues and loss of income have made life more stressful for some pet owners. Maine Community Foundation Animal Welfare Fund grants have helped fill service gaps […]

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Wildlife conservation area celebrates annual Earth Day science holiday despite recent wildfire damage

“I greatly appreciate my supervisory board who had the courage to say ‘hey, let’s continue’ and my staff too, of course. Let’s continue this event, it is too important to the community and now is the time, because of this unfortunate fire, to galvanize this conversation,” said Andrew Hautzinger, director of the Valencia Soil and […]

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FPL donates manatee transport truck to Florida Fish & Wildlife Conservation Commission – CBS Miami

MIAMI (CBSMiami) –Although manatee season is over, wildlife officials are still rescuing sea cows in times of need – and a special donation from Florida Power & Light will help support the cause. On Wednesday, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission manatee rescue officials deployed a new transport truck to FPL’s manatee lagoon. READ MORE: […]

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11ft hammerhead shark washes up on Florida beach

South Florida beachgoers were greeted by an eerie scene earlier this month when an 11-foot hammerhead shark was discovered washed up on shore in the early hours of the morning, Local 10 News reported. The female shark’s corpse was found at Pompano Beach, located just north of Fort Lauderdale, on April 6, the news station […]

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Otto named 2022 Oklahoma Vet of the Year

Dr. John Otto Friday, April 15, 2022 Media Contact: Kaylie Wehr | College of Veterinary Medicine | 405-744-6740 | [email protected] Dr. John Otto, a native of St. Paul, Minnesota, knew he wanted to be a veterinarian since he was 8 years old. “I once asked my mom, ‘Do animals have doctors?’” Otto said. “She said, […]

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Tamil Nadu Wildlife Council will focus on sound and foolproof policies | Chennai News

CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government has reconstituted the State Wildlife Council with Chief Minister MK Stalin as chairman and Forestry Minister K Ramachandran as deputy chairman. A GO dated April 11 said the Council had been reconstituted under Section 6 of the Wildlife Protection Act 1972, with three members of the State Legislative Assembly N. […]

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UA cited for animal deaths, PETA sues

The University of Arizona is under renewed scrutiny over its treatment of animals. Animal rights organization PETA – People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals – filed a lawsuit with the National Institutes of Health against UA for violating federal animal welfare regulations. The complaint asks the NIH to investigate two separate incidents in which […]

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Italian Artist Kolkata’s Mural Embraces Wildlife Conservation

Italian artist Maurizio Boscheri has painted a mural in Kolkata’s Gariahat espousing wildlife conservation and environmental protection. He was helped by artists from a local art school to complete the mural which depicts the royal Bengal tiger and the peacock, national symbols of India. This was an initiative of the Italian consulate in collaboration with […]

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New UW-led report maps more big game migrations in the West | News

April 7, 2022 Two populations of mule deer featured in “Ongulate Migrations of the Western United States: Volume 2” perform cross-border migrations between wintering grounds on the Wind River Indian Reservation and summering grounds in surrounding federal lands in Wyoming. (Mark Gocke/Wyoming Game and Fish Department Photo) There is perhaps nothing more evocative of the […]

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Meet the Gibbon Conservation Center’s Sweet Spring Baby – NBC Los Angeles

What there is to know The Gibbon Conservation Center in Santa Clarita The youngster was born in Astrics on March 25, 2022 Weekend tours begin at 10 a.m. and require advance reservations. $18 adult, $12 senior, $15 teenager and student, $7 child, WHEN DID SPRING HAPPEN? Our cravings immediately turn to blooming flowers, outdoor activities, […]

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Wildlife Watch: How wildlife conservation could help prevent the next pandemic | Columnists

They say the best medicine is preventative – but can the next pandemic be averted? As governments around the world brace for what scientists have ominously declared an “era of pandemics”, the focus remains on reactive measures, such as stopping the spread of disease and developing vaccines and treatments. But is it possible to prevent […]

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TRAFFIC launches its online Learning Center

The Learning Center brings together learning materials and training resources supporting the implementation of sustainable wildlife trade policies, the effectiveness of the fight against wildlife trafficking and approaches to foster the collaboration between the conservation community and the financial and private sectors. TRAFFIC has over four decades of experience at the interface of biodiversity conservation […]

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‘Meet us, don’t eat us’: Iceland goes from whale eaters to whale watchers | Whales

OAboard a small whale-watching boat as it cruises through the choppy waters of Faxaflói Bay off the southwest coast of Iceland, a guide urges tourists not to eat whale meat. “We have a campaign here against whaling,” says Estelle, who has spotted whales and dolphins from the boat. “It’s better to meet them in person […]

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Animal Advocates Call for Pet Adoption | Community News

The Valley Humane Society (VHS) of Pleasanton is calling on residents to adopt a new fur baby, as California animal welfare officials fear shelters may fill up again. Dogs and cats are taking up space with longer than usual stays, mostly due to a lack of adopters, VHS added. “However, by being proactive and working […]

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Colorado Parks and Wildlife to Promote Conservation, Safety and Responsible Recreation at 2022 Denver International Sportsman’s Expo | Olathe

Colorado Parks and Wildlife will be on hand to provide resources and information, including guidance on licensing applications, invasive species prevention, our new shooting facility and a new boating simulator at the 2022 International Athlete Expo. The International Sportsmen’s Expo takes place March 24-27, 2022 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. Don’t forget that […]

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Cm: conserving wildlife, but also ensuring development | News from Shimla

Shimla: Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, while chairing the 10th meeting of the state wildlife council in Shimla on Tuesday, said wildlife must be conserved at all costs, but at the same time, there must also be ensure development work is not impeded due to various wildlife area issues. He ordered the officers to secure […]

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Utah changes conservation permit program to improve revenue transparency

State wildlife officials granted six mountain goat permits under their conservation permit program in fiscal year 2021. A signed bill will make clearer where the proceeds from those auctions go. . (Utah Division of Wildlife Resources) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Since the early 1980s, Utah wildlife officials have donated a […]

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People shouldn’t feed coyotes in Stanley Park. Here’s why.

Eleven coyotes were killed in Stanley Park between December 2020 and September 2021 Do not feed Stanley Park wildlife. This is a clear message that the Vancouver Park Board has been delivering for years. But this year, the message is more urgent because of what happened in the park between December 2020 and September 2021: […]

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Investigate pauses and pulses in human mobility and their environmental impacts

I propose a basic classification scheme for human pauses based on extent (spatial extent), sustained duration (duration), and pronounced reductions (magnitude) in human mobility (Fig. 1b). Importantly, I recommend that the anthropause label be reserved for large-scale events on a continental to global scale (and of any duration; Fig. 1b, supplementary note 1). By this […]

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Owner to Donate Winning Prize to Aid International Animal Welfare | Horse racing news

Edward Whitaker ” title=”Chris Gordon: Coach of Stanley Pincombe” class=”js-imageLoader” data-at-xn=”https://www.rp-assets.com/images/news/2020/11/11/84739- medium.jpeg” data-br-n=”https://www.rp-assets.com/images/news/2020/11/11/84739-medium.jpeg” data-br-m=”https:// www.rp-assets.com/images/news/2020/11/11/84739-large.jpeg” data-br-w=”https://www.rp-assets.com/images/news/2020/11 /11/84739-large.jpeg” data-br-xw=”https://www.rp-assets.com/images/news/2020/11/11/84739-large.jpeg” onclick=”return false; “> Chris Gordon: Coach of Stanley Pincombe Edward Whitaker Sunday: Warwick Owner Jane Southall enjoyed her first winner in ten years and will ensure her winnings are spent wisely as she plans to donate the […]

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Bipartisan FY2022 funding bill includes Portman’s key priorities to protect the Great Lakes and support conservation

March 11, 2022 | Press Releases WASHINGTON DC – U.S. Senator Rob Portman (R-OH) announced that the bipartisan funding bill for fiscal year 2022 includes funding for a host of his key conservation priorities, including the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI), the National Park Service Centennial Act, Neotropical Migratory Birds Conservation Actthe Great Lakes Fish […]

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Animal welfare charity wants to see owners encouraged to allow pets

The RSPCA has backed a new petition calling for an end to blanket bans on keeping pets in the private rental sector in Wales. Sam Swash’s petition, titled ‘Ban the use of ‘no pets clauses’ in rental contracts in Wales”, is collecting signatures until the end of April; and has already crossed the first threshold […]

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The UN will explore the links between the welfare of working animals, the environment and sustainable development

Donkeys carry the heavy burden of carrying provisions, water and firewood for their owners in many countries. © The donkey sanctuary A report on the links between animal welfare, the environment and sustainable development has been commissioned by the United Nations. A motion at the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA), drafted by a committee of […]

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native mammals are disappearing in northern Australia, but few people are watching

When Australia was settled by Europeans, about 180 species of mammals lived in the northern savannahs of the continent. The landscape teemed with animals, from microbats to rock-wallabies and northern quolls. Many of these mammals have not been found anywhere else on Earth. An unidentified account from the Normanton district in northwest Queensland, dating from […]

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US hunter fined after trophy photo proves he shot sheep in Canada | Canada

When an Alaskan hunter ventured into the rugged mountains and dropped his target with a single shotgun blast, it seemed like the perfect crime. The only witness lay dead on the rocky landscape. But Donald Lee’s trickery was uncovered after forensic work by a savvy online sleuth and conservation officers revealed Lee had killed a […]

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Mountain. the governor comes under fire with a cougar

Republican Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte is once again drawing fire in some circles for a hunting trip, this time involving a perfectly legal outing that resulted in the death of a collared cougar outside Yellowstone National Park . Quoting in part from anonymous sources, The Washington Post first reported that Gianforte shot and killed the […]

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Law Enforcement Officer Job – Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

https://myfwc.com/get-involved/employment/law-enforcement/ Our FWC Academy in Havana, Florida offers one of the best training facilities, with an emphasis on self-reliance. During training, the recruit is practiced in vessel operation, alligator handling, wildlife identification, human tracking, and the use of ATVs, to name a few. some. Once released to patrol the field, an officer may be on […]

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Bezos Earth Fund adds new leadership to growing team

WASHINGTON, February 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Bezos Earth Fund announced the addition of new senior staff to support its mission to fight climate change, protect and restore nature, and promote environmental justice and economic opportunities. Cecilia Martinez joins this week as the newest addition to the Bezos Earth Fund’s leadership team as Senior […]

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New Bill Promotes Transparency in Wildlife Conservation Funding

Representative Casey Snider, a Republican from Paradise, is sponsoring legislation that will impact wildlife conservation in Utah. A bill, HB 78, would establish a wildlife conservation fund to better track money raised from hunting shows and raffles. “The best way I would describe it would be some sort of glass box. … The Wildlife Conservation […]

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Last roundup? Rodeo arrives in LA amid possible ban – NBC Los Angeles

The Professional Bull Riders Tour returns to Los Angeles this week for what animal rights activists hope will be the last time, pending a possible city ban on tools used in rodeos that have yet to receive the final approval. Tuesday night’s event at the Crypto.com Arena comes nearly a year after the Los Angeles […]

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Fees Waived at Alexandria Animal Welfare League Adoption Event | WDVM25 and DCW50

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WDVM) – The Alexandria Animal Welfare League is hosting an adoption event to place their greatest furry friends into loving homes. Over a dozen dogs are available for adoption at the event. Get the latest news, weather and sports by downloading the WDVM app “Our goal this weekend is to help over a […]

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Billionaire Icahn blasts McDonald’s over animal welfare

Published on: 02/18/2022 – 02:24Amended: 02/18/2022 – 02:22 New York (AFP) – Claiming that McDonald’s had failed to live up to its previous commitments to animal welfare, billionaire investor Carl Icahn said he planned to put forward alternative candidates for the company’s board. Icahn spoke out against McDonald’s treatment of meat-produced pigs, which are put […]

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Participate in the Conserve Wildlife Foundation’s Critter Chaos

COMPETITORS: In a battle between the Pine Barrens Tree Frog (left) and the Eastern Toad, each native to the Pinelands of New Jersey, which species will reign supreme? Choose one within the FCF range. (Photo provided) Which species would win in a hypothetical fight between an osprey and a bobcat? What about a battle between […]

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Record of White House discussions with conservation leaders on $1.5 billion investment and implementation of bipartisan infrastructure law

Today, White House Senior Adviser and Infrastructure Implementation Coordinator Mitch Landrieu and other senior administration officials, including Sarah Greenberger, Associate Undersecretary at the Department of the Interior, discussed how the Bipartisan Infrastructure Act will build a better America by investing in conservation and access. on our public lands. Landrieu highlighted the President’s commitment through the […]

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Soaring gun sales yield record funds for conservation grants

BILLINGS, Mont. – Tax revenues from surging sales of firearms and ammunition in the United States have boosted funds for a federal conservation program to a record high in 2022, officials said Friday. Excise taxes on firearms, ammunition and archery equipment raised $1.1 billion to fund federal grants to states for wildlife conservation and hunter […]

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Agropur crowns the winners of its Milk Quality and Animal Welfare awards

LONGUEUIL, QC, February 11, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ – Morine Farm Coaticook was named Agropur’s national milk quality champion, while Karona Farm of Plessisville won the animal welfare award. Agropur announced the winners at the Club of Excellence awards ceremony. Morine Farm earned the distinction for a second consecutive year, with the best results combined with […]

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Lost Species Wanted: Blind Salamander, Tap-Dancing Spider & “Big” Catfish | Preservation

A blind salamander, a tap-dancing spider and a ‘fat’ catfish that has been compared to the Michelin Man are among a list of extinct species a US-based conservation group aims to rediscover in nature and to be protected. The Texas-based group, called Re:wild, has compiled a new list of the “25 Most Wanted Lost Species” […]

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Cut meat and dairy production by a third to save the climate, UK farmers say | Agriculture

UK farmers must cut meat and dairy production by a third over the next 10 years if scientific advice on limiting greenhouse gas emissions is to be adhered to, the charity WWF has said. Even bigger cuts could be needed for UK pig and poultry herds, due to the imported food they eat, and people […]

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Bring your kids passion for animals to life with these picks | Way of life

If he has four legs, you’re good with him. A tail is always good too, and, well, let’s face it: you’re someone who loves animals – any type of animal, in fact, so why not look up these excellent books on wildlife ? When you think of wildlife, what comes to mind first? Bears and […]

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Envigo blames COVID-19 for dozens of disturbing animal welfare violations

CUMBERLAND COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) – Envigo, Cumberland County’s troubled dog breeding and research facility blames COVID-19 for its multiple animal welfare violations. Their response comes as Virginia lawmakers pursue bills to crack down on Envigo. Click here to subscribe to our email alerts on the latest news Eight of the 11 bills aimed at strengthening […]

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Nearly 100 Florida manatees die in first month of 2022, FWC reports

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – Winter has continued to be harsh for the Florida West Indian manatee as the Unusual Mortality Event (UME) continues on the East Coast and water temperatures have cooled over the past few weeks. The Florida Wish and Wildlife Conservation Commission held an update on UME on Wednesday and reported that a […]

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In prioritizing conservation, animal culture should be a factor, study finds

Research has shown that culture exists in a myriad of animal species, enabling the sharing of information between generations, leading to instances of tool use, and potentially affecting the adaptability of animals to changes in their environment. In a new paper, scientists offer a step-by-step process for considering and protecting animal culture in conservation efforts. […]

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Federal government pledges $50 million for koala conservation, but experts say more action on climate change is needed

The federal government announced new funding for koala conservation, but environmental experts say more action on climate change and deforestation to help native species. Prime Minister Scott Morrison today announced $50 million in funding to boost long-term protection and recovery efforts for Australia’s koalas. Conservation bodies have welcomed the funding for the beloved animals, but […]

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OKC Animal Welfare Saves Thousands of Cats with Trap-Neuter-Release Program

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – It is generally a program that prevails in rural areas: Trap-Neuter-Return. But here in the Oklahoma City subway, it saves the lives of thousands of cats every year. Trap-Neuter-Return is a humane alternative to trap-and-kill, which aims to manage community cat populations. With TNR, stray cats are trapped, spayed or neutered, […]

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Sri Lanka passes animal welfare bill amid Cher comments on elephant abuse

Reading time: 2 minutes The Sri Lankan cabinet passed a long-awaited animal welfare bill just days after American pop star Cher called a state-run elephant orphanage. The project was presented to the cabinet on January 10 by the Sri Lankan Minister of Agriculture. It aims to protect animals from cruelty and torture. Animal Welfare Bill […]

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Live COVID-19 updates: Biden administration website to order free tests goes live

A Minnesota man critically ill with COVID-19 was transferred to a Texas hospital over the weekend, after his wife obtained a temporary restraining order against the Minnesota hospital where doctors told her that they would take a ventilator away from him. Scott Quiner, 55, of Buffalo, Minnesota, tested positive for COVID-19 in late October and […]

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Using genetics to conserve wildlife

What if we could help endangered wildlife species better adapt to the intractable threats that many species face due to challenges such as climate change and disease? The United Nations has warned that approximately one million animal and plant species are threatened with extinction. In response, conservation breeding programs are intensifying to stimulate and protect […]

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Finland, Sweden and Norway to eliminate wolf population | Preservation

Finland joins Sweden and Norway in culling wolves this winter to control their population, as conservation groups call on the European Union to take action against culling. Swedish hunters have already culled most of their annual target of 27 wolves, while Finland is to allow the cull of 20 wolves in its first “population management […]

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Is it selfish for a childless family to have a pet dog?

Source: Catholic Church (England and Wales), licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 Pope Francis has recently sparked a storm of negative comments in the press and social media because of some statements he has made recently. What triggered his statements: Over the past decade, birth rates have declined in many of the most developed Western countries […]

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Special rescues help sick owners find their pets’ next home

Who will take your pet when you die? The question often does not have an easy answer, especially for sick or elderly people who are moving to home nursing or assisted living. During the pandemic, specialist rescue, advocacy and adoption services run by volunteers try to fill the void, one animal at a time. Leaders […]

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Wolf roaming the Washington Cascades, other topics discussed at wolf recovery meeting

For the first time, a wolf wearing a radio collar crossed southern Interstate 90 into southern Washington Cascades, Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists said at a meeting of the Wolf Advisory Group. At Thursday’s meeting, biologists described the stray wolf’s route. Wolves previously crossed south of I-90. However, this is the first time that […]

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The incredible work Warrington Animal Welfare did in 2021

A WARRINGTON charity has seen a significant increase in the number of animals it has cared for in the past year. A Warrington Animal Welfare (WAW) volunteer said the charity is often “packed” and the number of calls they receive each day has “skyrocketed”. From January 2021 to October 2021, Warrington Animal Welfare has relocated […]

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What led to the extinction of the cheetah in India and how Modi’s government plans to reintroduce it

New Delhi: The cheetah that went extinct in independent India is about to return, Bhupender Yadav, Union Cabinet Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change, announced Wednesday.the minister tweeted that an action plan for the reintroduction of cheetahs in India has been launched at the 19th meeting of the National Tiger Conservation Authority. Over the […]

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New California Wildlife Preserve gives animals room to roam – NBC Los Angeles

What there is to know Protected animals will have room to roam without the threat of invasive development thanks to a large new nature reserve. It creates a wildlife corridor connecting northern and southern California. The Randall Reservation covers over 112 square miles. Mountain lions, eagles, salamanders and other protected animals will have room to […]

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Happy New Year for whale and dolphin watching in Cornwall, but leave the wildlife alone, charity warns

This has been a good year for whales and dolphins in Cornwall, but people need to leave the wildlife alone for animal numbers to recover even more, a leading environmental charity has said. The Wildlife Trusts, the parent organization of the Cornwall Wildlife Trust, said cetaceans (whales, dolphins, butts) took center stage in 2021 with […]

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EWVCF awards over $ 120,000 to youth and education groups in the Eastern Panhandle | Newspaper

MARTINSBURG – The Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation recently awarded 49 grants, totaling $ 123,661.21, to 40 Eastern Panhandle groups dealing with youth and education issues. These grants were made possible by donations from generous donors, who established the C. Scott and Elizabeth C. Shade Youth Fund, the Jane P. Snyder Youth Fund, the Tom […]

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Kapil Sharma receives thanks from PETA for helping save abused elephant

In 2015, Kapil Sharma was named “Indian Person of the Year by PETA”. Kapil Sharma last year started a petition on change.org titled “Justice for our Voiceless Soul” to save elephants from abuse. News18.com Last update:December 26, 2021, 4:44 PM IST FOLLOW US ON: Animal rights group People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) recently […]

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Happy Everyone: Adoptable Pets to Bring in 2022, December 25-26

STATEN ISLAND, NY – Life has changed for everyone. Whether you have been directly affected or know someone who has been affected by COVID-19, I hope we can find solace in each other. PITBULLS AND ADDICTS Recently I had a pleasant conversation with Michael Favor, founder of “Pit Bulls and Addicts”. As a 13-year drug […]

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“The idea was to keep nature, humans, animals on the same pedestal”: Sanjay Garg on his new collection “Sher Bagh”

Fashion designer Sanjay Garg was born in Sariska in Alwar where in 2005 all 17 tigers went extinct, as reported by a wildlife committee set up by the government of Rajasthan. The shocking incident, which has been called “the biggest wake-up call in the country’s conservation history,” left its mark on what Garg calls his […]

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California researchers describe 70 new species in 2021

In 2021, researchers at the California Academy of Sciences added 70 new plant and animal species to the Tree of Life, enriching our understanding of the complex web of life on Earth and strengthening our ability to make conservation decisions. illuminated. The new species include 14 beetles, 12 sea slugs, nine ants, seven fish, six […]

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Insects greatly contribute to ecological restoration

Insects greatly contribute to ecological restoration “ BKP Sinha Insects help break down organic material like corpses and animal droppings. This is important because it reuses nutrients, making them available to aerate the soil. Rewilding is a progressive way to preserve the environment. It is a form of environmental conservation and ecological restoration that has […]

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Bobcat caught in a camera trap

Every month, Mongabay brings you a new episode of Candid Animal Cam, our show featuring animals captured in camera traps around the world and hosted by Romi Castagnino, our writer and conservation scientist. Camera traps bring you closer to the secret natural world and are an important conservation tool for studying wildlife. This month, we […]

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Dolphin surprises wildlife experts with an underwater pear tree

A Risso’s dolphin was caught on camera performing an unusual underwater “pear tree”, leaving wildlife experts wondering what it was up to. The dolphin was seen performing the maneuver – suspended vertically with its nose down, fully underwater and slowly spinning – thanks to drone footage used to probe marine mammals off the island from […]

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Mexican gray wolf straying in New Mexico blocked by border wall

CITY OF SILVER, NM– In the first documented case of the US-Mexico border wall separating two endangered wolf populations, a Mexican gray wolf – likely in search of a new home and mate – has been stranded at the border in New -Mexico last month. The wolf’s GPS collar periodically reported its positions to the […]

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Clever and nocturnal ninja that lashes out in the houses of the city | Print edition

By Kasun Warakapitiya Views) : Some inhabitants of the city and the suburbs are increasingly disturbed by the nocturnal activities of palm civets, which take refuge in their homes. The palm civet is a small mammal with a long, hairy tail and a pointed muzzle. There are times when residents seek help from local authorities, […]

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TC report can play a key role in migratory bird conservation / Public information service

GREENWICH, Connecticut – North America has lost three billion birds since 1970, and a new report shows how Connecticut, a major stopover for migrating birds, may play a role in reversing the trend. The Connecticut Audubon Society’s annual State of the Birds of Connecticut report features 37 species of birds in the state with rapidly […]