The white tiger is a caged ‘product’ of man’s manipulation and greed. The only reason white tigers are being bred, is because people will pay to see white tigers in zoos and circuses. This results in more white tigers with potential health problems and an excess of unwanted, orange and black tigers born within these litters. These normal-colored tigers are, however, still inbred and crossbred, and thus, from a conservation perspective, valueless. If not destroyed at birth as ‘throw-away’ tigers they might end up in the pet trade, being drugged for photo ops, living miserable lives in roadside zoos, persecuted in canned hunts or sold and killed for parts to the Asian ‘traditional medicine’ industry. … More The Incestuous Origins of the White Tigers
Wolves are wild animals. They have evolved to roam and hunt for their food in packs, to dig dens and defend a territory. They are intelligent, curious, enterprising predators that do not belong in a house, in a cage or on a leash as a piece of property.
Thus breeding for wolfdogs creates not only a large population of unwanted animals destined to be killed, but also condemns ‘wild genes’ to a frustrating life of captivity.
For both reasons wolfdog breeding should be considered unethical. … More Why Create Wolfdogs?
The general feeling, besides disgust, is clearly that people can’t believe that holding these animals in these circumstances is legal. … More The Saddest Sea Lion & Seal prison in the USA, Morro Bay Aquarium, will Finally Close, But What will Happen to the Captives?
On June 16th, 164 pilot whales and 8 Atlantic white-sided dolphins were butchered in the Faroe Islands. … More 164 Pilot Whales and 8 Atlantic White-sided Dolphins were Butchered in the Faroe Islands on the Second Grind Day of 2017
On May 30, the Japanese Fisheries Agency reportedly approved the inclusion of two additional species for capture and/or slaughter for the 2017-2018 dolphin drive-hunt season:
-Melon-headed whales … More Dolphin Hell Taiji to Add Two New Species to its Drive-hunt Quota
On May 21, the first grind of 2017 took place in the Faroe Islands.
84 pilot whales lost their lives that Sunday evening. … More The First Pilot Whale Slaughter of 2017 in the Faroe Islands
People and rattlesnakes can peacefully co-exist, and if you use common sense, the chances of being bitten are very low. The best protection against rattle- and other venomous snakes is awareness, knowledge and prevention. … More Co-existing with Rattlesnakes