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Activists Save Dog From Meat Shop In China Ahead Of The Yulin Dog Meat Festival; Sign Petition To Help End This Horrific Event Once...

Photos by: Vshine Chinese animal activists intervened to save the life of the last dog found alive at a dog meat shop in Yulin, Guangxi...

Two Asiatic Black Bear Cubs Rescued After Man Stole Them From The Wild & Was Trying To Sell Them Out Of A Tied Sack

Global animal welfare organization FOUR PAWS has rescued two female Asiatic black bear cubs that were confiscated by the authorities in Lai Chau province in northwestern...

New HSUS Report Reveals Licensed Dog Breeders Still In Business Despite Filthy Conditions, Dying Dogs & Cruel Practices

The Humane Society of the United States recently released its 10th annual Horrible Hundred report revealing thousands of dogs suffering across the country at commercial dog...

Seven Stranded Atlantic White-Sided Dolphins Rescued By IFAW In Massachusetts

Photos by Andrea Spence/IFAW Local experts from the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) deployed last week to rescue seven Atlantic white-sided dolphins in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. Thanks...

Conservation Groups File Suit In Hawaii To Protect Threatened Oceanic Whitetip Sharks

Earthjustice filed suit this week against the National Marine Fisheries Service (NOAA) for continuing to allow Pacific longline fishing fleets to operate off the coast of...

Vegan Hair Care Brand ‘Aveda’ Is Now Leaping Bunny Certified By Cruelty Free International

Aveda, the high-performance, vegan hair care brand that has opposed animal testing since it was founded in 1978, has announced this week that it is now...

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China Upgrades Native Pangolin Protection Status; They Will No Longer Be Used In Traditional Chinese Medicine

China has upgraded the national protection status of its native pangolin species, in particular the Chinese Pangolin Manis pentadactyla, to Class I, the highest form...

Breaking! Congratulations To Animal Activist & Vegan Joaquin Phoenix For Winning A Golden Globe For Best Actor In ‘Joker’

At last night’s 77th Golden Globe Awards, notable animal activist and vegan Joaquin Phoenix won for his outstanding performance in the feature film Joker. The...

Breaking! 11,000 Scientists Declare A Climate Emergency After 40 Years Of Major Global Negotiations To Save Our Planet

A global coalition of scientists led by William J. Ripple and Christopher Wolf of Oregon State University says “untold human suffering” is unavoidable without...

Breaking! New Report On The World’s 25 Most Endangered Primates From 2018-2020 Sadly Lists 8 New Species

Highly endangered Zanzibar Red Colobus Monkey (Procolobus kirkii) in Jozani Forest on island of Zanzibar (Tanzania, Africa). Mother and baby nurture & bonding. Just two...

U.S. Senator Cory Booker Introduces Important Bill To Shut Down Wildlife Markets Which Threaten Public Health In The United States

U.S. Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and John Cornyn (R-TX) introduced a bipartisan bill, the Preventing Future Pandemics Act, which would direct the State Department to...

World Animal News TOP Stories Making Headlines This Month

1. Congratulations to Joaquin Phoenix for winning Best Actor at the Oscars for his outstanding performance in the Joker.  Joaquin gave an inspirational speech using...

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Here is World Animal News’ Top 10 Stories Happening Now: 1. Colorado Parks & Wildlife Confirms First Gray Wolf Pack Sighting In The State Since...

Breaking! 11,000 Scientists Declare A Climate Emergency After 40 Years Of Major Global Negotiations To Save Our Planet

A global coalition of scientists led by William J. Ripple and Christopher Wolf of Oregon State University says “untold human suffering” is unavoidable without...

U.S. Senator Cory Booker Introduces Important Bill To Shut Down Wildlife Markets Which Threaten Public Health In The United States

U.S. Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and John Cornyn (R-TX) introduced a bipartisan bill, the Preventing Future Pandemics Act, which would direct the State Department to...

China Upgrades Native Pangolin Protection Status; They Will No Longer Be Used In Traditional Chinese Medicine

China has upgraded the national protection status of its native pangolin species, in particular the Chinese Pangolin Manis pentadactyla, to Class I, the highest form...

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Breaking! Javan Rhino Population Increases To 72 After 4 New Calves Are Born In Ujung Kulon National Park, Indonesia

Indonesia’s Ministry of Environment and Forestry has announced that the world’s only remaining population of Javan rhinos has increased to 72 individuals in Ujung...

It’s International Polar Bear Day; Help Protect This Threatened Species In The Wild Before It’s Too Late

International Polar Bear Day was created to help bring awareness to the plight of Polar Bears in the wild and the threats they are facing...

Breaking! After Decades Of Exploitation, 3 Elephants Begin Their New Lives At ‘Following Giants’ Observation-Only Camp In Thailand

After being forced to entertain tourists for the majority of their lives, elephants Jahn and Chok now walk freely at the eco-tourism Koh Lanta...

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The Impossible Burger 2.0 Named Digital Trends #1 Top Tech 2019 At The Consumer Electronics Show

Digital Trends, the world's largest independent tech publisher, announced their picks for the top tech of CES 2019. Leading the pack as winner overall is...

America’s Largest Supermarket Chain ‘Kroger’ Announces Launch of Simple Truth Plant Based Collection

Yesterday, The Kroger Co. announced the launch of a new collection: Simple Truth® Plant Based. The collection will include fresh meatless burger patties and grinds...

New Research Shows How Dogs Have Developed An Extra Muscle Above Their Eyes To Better Communicate With Humans

Dogs have evolved new muscles around their eyes to better communicate with humans. New research comparing the anatomy and behavior of dogs and wolves suggests that...

Meet Some Loving Adoptable Dogs Who Are Looking For Their Forever Homes; Here Are WAN’s Rescues Of The Week!

Peace 4 Animals is excited to bring Animal Rescue Mission (ARM) on board as their official rescue partner to save the lives of dogs and cats from high-kill...

It’s World Day For Laboratory Animals; Learn Why It’s So Important To Go #CrueltyFree

Today Is World Day For Laboratory Animals. We would like to honor the millions of animals that have lost their lives at the hands of...

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