A Georgia animal shelter is overwhelmed with homeless pets and many have and will lose their lives if people don’t wake up in the community. One county spokesperson interviewed in the report is right when she says this is not an animal problem. It is clearly a people problem. But when will the people causing [...]
Humans are supposed to be the most intelligent beings on the planet. But on a fairly regular basis, we see examples of individuals or groups who don’t have the cognitive ability of a slug – much less a higher-order animal. Today’s example – a Florida man facing multiple charges after being clocked driving 127 miles [...]
Don’t forget – I often post extras concerning animals and environmental-related news on Twitter, Facebook and Google+. So look for more information every day on the site of your choice. There’s a lot going on every day on the animal-welfare front and in environmental news. PACK MENTALITY BLOG: Compassion – teamed with Science and [...]
We all probably run across amusing or otherwise interesting bumper stickers on a regular basis. But occasionally one really hits a home run. My wife and I just saw a great bumper sticker on the way home from a dinner out – “Critical Thinking: The Other National Deficit.” Gotta order that one right away.
This move is definitely on my must-see list. Big Miracle is the true story of a family of whales trapped under a growing area of ocean ice and the community that came together to save them. It is always fantastic to see acts of compassion as a major theme of any movie, especially in a [...]
Next Media produced this animated reenactment of a duck hunter being accidentally shot by his dog.
This video is bouncy, because it is taken from a police officer’s body-cam. But it’s very-much worth watching to the end. The officer was called the scene where a dog had apparently tried to jump over a fence and got his foot caught near the top. He was hanging by one leg. What happens after [...]