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We Are Whale

We are all in the belly of that hopelessly grounded leviathan.…

The Cow That Captured Germany… and the World

Yvonne the cow has been on the lam from a slaughterhouse evading search teams, police, an animal sanctuary, and a helicopter with a thermal camera.…

Bob the street cat gets a book deal

A musician on hard times helps an injured cat. Bob the street cat adopts the musician, follows him everywhere. Now they have a book deal.…

Bear paws big business on Chinese-Russian border

The trade in animal parts continues in many corners of the world, including the North-East corner of Russia, a treasure trove of wildlife and in some cases the last best…

Judge reluctantly denies challenge to Obama’s wolf killing decree

The president and the congress made a deal with the Republicans: kill the wolves so we can get a budget and move on. The great white hunters of the…

Endangered species threatened by Republican critter haters

Our critters are begging for your help. They are threatened by the Republicans who want to kill them all. Please don't let them. Read about how you…

Florida Tea Party: Jesus Hates Manatees

According to the gospel of the Tea Baggers, Jesus hates manatees and would never have approved of elevating nature above man. Read the incredible story of why the…

BP killing again: Alaska oil pipeline bursts

The mega oil company BP is at it again, doing, apparently, what they do best, and that is destroying our world. Read about the latest spill here.…

Cruel animal experimentation on rise in UK

The number of experiments carried out on animals in the United Kingdom rose to 3.7 million - the highest figure since 1986. Read more about this cruel and barbaric…

All living polar bears are Irish

Researchers have found a direct DNA link to polar bears and extinct Irish brown bears. Would you like a pint of Guinness with that seal?…

Morning love from some big cats (video)

Two lions make a big fuss of their handler. Nothing wrong with a bit of morning love.…

Critter talk: What animals can teach us about sex

Our furry, feathered and scaled friends reveal where humans as a species fall on a broad spectrum of sexual behavior. Read more here.…

Nancy is a Chihuahua, she herds sheep

Nancy is 2.5lb Chihuahua who loves herding sheep.…

Sign the petition to save the wolves Congress and the White House condemned to death

President Obama once again aligned himself with Republicans and signed the death warrants for hundreds of wolves in pursuit of his bipartisan budget. Please help to stop the killing…