Obama Puts 500 Million Aces of Land and Water Under Environmental Protection With Antiquities Act

While president elect Trump is charging people to go on hunting trips with him (and talk politics), current President Obama is doing one last favor for the animal lovers and environment before leaving the oval office. Earlier this week, the outgoing president has signed orders creating new national monuments in south eastern Utah and swath of Nevada desert. […]

Senators Join Protest Against New Jersey Bear Hunt

US Senators Robert Torricelli and Raymond Lesniak were spotted supporting animal lovers in New Jersey protesting the bear hunt that has killed over 600 bears. The bear movement is growing with thousands of animal activists responding to the bear hunt with petitions, advocacy and protests. Here are some of the pictures found on social media. Sponsored Post […]

“Fortress Conservation”- Saving ‘Big Boy’

Banner image – A generic White rhino picture Saving ‘Big Boy’ There is a rhino, a bull White rhino around 10 years old, on a game/rhino farm somewhere in South Africa. The rhino’s nickname is ‘Big Boy’ and he’s in his prime. Big Boy’s actual location is unknown to outsiders, to ensure his whereabouts in his […]

Another Missed Opportunity by CITES

In early September 2016, the renowned body of scientists, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) passed Motion 009  – “the prohibition by the South African Government on the capture of wild lions for breeding or keeping in captivity.“ IUCN Motion 009 – “Terminating the hunting of captive-bred lions (Panthera leo) and other predators and captive breeding for commercial, […]

Thousands Impacted by Cecil 2016 – Watch Recordings Here

This past weekend, the much anticipated rally against trophy hunting, Cecil2016 took place at Washington DC. Despite the rain during some parts of the rally, thousands participated online through livestreaming or physically outside the Washington Memorial. Facebook statistics has reported that the rally at its peak had a reach of 160,000 people on Facebook. The rally featured […]