Entries by Judd Dunagan

What Do Ontario’s New Slaughter Laws Mean For Animals?

With an amendment to some of the regulations for slaughterhouses, Ontario has made some changes to the way that animals must be handled during the process. The new slaughter law has loosened rules for inspecting animals who have been killed on the farm prior to slaughtering them at meat plants. Under the previous law, ill […]

A Noble Eagle on the Edge of Extinction Thrives Under Devoted Caretakers

People living in the United States are well familiar with the country’s majestic bald eagle. Fewer know about the equally spectacular eagle found in the Philippines known as Banog, which means the bird of prey. The Philippine Eagle or Pithecophaga Jeffery is also referred to as the monkey-eating eagle for its favorite jungle meal. Unfortunately, […]

Deaths of Eight Rare Rhinos in Kenya is a Blow to Conservation

Plant and animal species around the world live under the constant threat of endangerment and extinction. While grizzly bears, bald eagles, and manatees are high-profile success stories for conservation efforts, others remain at risk. The Pacific Bluefin Tuna, for example, faces overfishing and habitat decline. The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) currently classifies […]

The New Yellow Bat Species

There have been two new bat species found in Kenya. These two new species are from the Scotophilus family. The two new bat species are part of the yellow bat species. There needs to be more testing done to confirm these are two new bat species. The new yellow bats were found in a remote […]

Amur Leopard Cub

The Royal Zoological Society Of Scotland’s Highland Wildlife Park got a pleasant surprise. A rare Amur leopard cub was born to Arina and Freddo in the park’s breeding complex. These leopards are very rare. Only a few exist. When the cub is ready, it will be released into the wild in Russia, which is their […]

Elephants Need Protection from Tourism Exploitation

Rajasthan in India is known due to its wide variety of offerings for tourists. The most important one is the elephant ride at Amber Fort (known as Amer Fort). While visiting the place, some bloggers like Shubhobroto Ghosh, who participates in the “ Wildlife Projects Manager” in India, witnessed the elephant abuse in Rajasthan. Tourists […]