Monthly Archives: July 2011

Leatherback Turtle Migrations, Habitats, Mapped in the Pacific Ocean

redOrbit2011-07-29: Endangered leatherback sea turtles migrate and forage across vast areas of the Pacific Ocean and Indo Pacific seas and require greater international collaboration for their protection, according to a recent study conducted by NOAA Fisheries Service and western Pacific … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Behaviour, Turtles

Att Jobba På Djursjukhus

Min kompis Maria ( fingerat namn) jobbar som Veterinärassistant på Albano Djursjukhus. Hon tycker att arbetet är tungt pga att människor, speciellt gamla tanter, inte vill avliva sina dödsjuka , lidande hundar. Hon säger att djuren lider kolossalt men tanterna … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Abuse and Captivity, Animal Behaviour, Animal Diseases, Rehabilitation

Helt Fel Att Ändra 48 timmars Lagen För Viltrehabilitering–Part II

Man får kalla kårar när man läser vissa delar av manifestet. 1) Att vilda djur inte känner obehag i fångenskap. I decennier har djurrättsaktivister kämpat att både vilda och tama djur inte skall vara i fångenskap, nu försöker dessa människor … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Abuse and Captivity, Rehabilitation

VICTORY! Cows are out on the Pastures !

As you recall I wrote to Community Veterinarian etc and asked why a farmer had dispense to have his livestock indoors during summer! Ok , everything is solved now , and the cattle is out on pastures! Hurray!

Posted in Animal Abuse and Captivity

July 30—-Road Kills and Fishing Gear

Had a good day at Bogesundslandet with wildlife encounters as well as horses and cattle! Uploaded the above pictures in Birdforum, which is a peaceful site and think some quite got a shock. I just wanted to be thought-provocing and … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Diseases, Wildlife

Projecting Our Nature on Ravenous Bears

Park managers in the United States and Canada have responded to a recent wave of encounters between bears and people with new rules -– for the human side of the equation,  anyway. Bears will still be allowed to be bears, … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Behaviour, Wildlife

Congressmen Rebuke BLM Wild Horse and Burro Program

Examiner2011-07-29: Sixty-four members of Congress joined Raul Grijalva ( D-Ariz) in expressing strong criticism for Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) wild horse and burro program in a letter delivered to Interior Secretary, Ken Salazar and Bob Abbey, BLM Director, on … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Abuse and Captivity, Horses

Saving Endangered Spix’s Macaw from Extinction

Photo Courtesy: Wikipedia ( Spix’s Macaw) Critically Endangered Seattle Times2011-07-29: AL-SHEEHANIYA, Qatar – Cobalt-plumed and flapping, Jewel, a young Spix’s macaw, hops into a plastic bowl. She’s well trained in the routine. Her handler, Ryan Watson, sets the bowl on … Continue reading

Posted in Biodiversity, Birds, Conservation

How Bats Stay on the Target Despite Clutter

Neuroscientists at Brown University and from the Republic of Georgia have learned how bats can remain on a target despite obstacles in their midst. The key lies in bats’ neural response to echoes from their sonar pulses. Bats can separate … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Behaviour, Wildlife

Autumn is Coming Closer

Posted in Landscape and Nature