Monthly Archives: April 2012

Deadly Frog Fungus Identified In The Wild

The Examiner2012-04-30:                      The cause of the deadly decline of frogs and salamanders worldwide has been confirmed in a new study published in PLoS ONE. The fungal species Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis was identified years ago as the likely cause for mass … Continue reading

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24 New Species Lizards Face Extinction

Newstrack India2012-04-30:                      Washington, April 30 (IANS) Half of the 24 new lizard species known as skinks, all discovered on the Caribbean islands, may be close to extinction and the other half are also under threat.  Researchers led by Blair … Continue reading

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6 Reasons To Buy Heritage Pigs From Small Farms

The Miami Herald2012-04-30:                      The debacle in Michigan – with small farmers of certain heritage pigs having to kill their stock to prevent being put in jail or face a fine – has me concerned. It is the principle of … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Happily Ever After 7.10.11:
Each week a new group of horses runs through the auction circuit. Some of the horses have been there before, some haven’t, and others will never see it again. Many horses ship to slaughter…

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California Wildlife Services Methods Leave A Trail Of Death

Sacramento Bee2012-04-30:                      The day began with a drive across the desert, checking the snares he had placed in the sagebrush to catch coyotes. Gary Strader, an employee of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, stepped out of his truck near … Continue reading

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Oh My God! Browsing WordPress And See That Two People Who Follow Me Love Sea World!!!! I give Up! !10 Years Of Campaigning Against Dolphin And Orca Captivity And Then see people like Them Loving It! Remebre Hugo the Orca That Committed Suicide In Seaquarium Smashing His Head Against The Concrete Wall!

Hugo committed suicide by smashing his head into the concrete tank wall to come to the freedom and not doing silly doggy tricks! POOR ANIMALS

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Another Freaky Unknown Animal Without ID! Stockholm Windowshopping—-Part 7

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