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Toxic Green Slime Invades Florida River

  Toxic algae blooms taking over the St. Lucie River and Indian River Lagoon in Florida has resulted in Governor Rick Scott declaring a state...

U.S. Army Veteran Saves Bald Eagle Hanging From Tree

  A U.S. Army veteran rescued a bald eagle that he discovered hanging upside down from a tree which was located 70 feet off the...

Fireworks and Pets: Easing Your Pet’s 4th of July Stress

Did you know.... -Many animals are extremely frightened and stressed at the sight and sound of fireworks. -Animal control officials across the country see a 30%-60%...

The Death Of Two Seal Pups Reinforces The Message That Humans Must Leave Wildlife Alone

  Many recent tragedies with regards to human interference with wildlife has been documented this past year. One of the most prominent was the story...

SPEARS FLY IN AMBOSELI, ELEPHANT SAVED

Another huge bull elephant has been found injured by a spear. This time, his name was Ulysses, an elephant well-known to the Amboseli Trust for...

Wings Of Rescue Plans Independence Day Flights To Save 400 Death Row Pets

The approaching holiday is always a stressful time for animals, and a busy time for rescues and shelters as many pets stray from their...

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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...

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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...

Breaking! Coca-Cola, Nestlé, and PepsiCo Named Top Plastic Polluters For The 2nd Year In A Row

Coca-Cola, Nestlé, and PepsiCo were the top 3 most identified companies in global brand audits for the second year in a row, according to...

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...

World Animal News TOP Stories Happening Now

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

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...

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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WAN Exclusive With Ed Begley Jr. About Saving Orangutans From The Palm Oil Industry; New Anti-Deforestation Bill Advances In CA Senate

AB 572, The California Deforestation-Free Procurement Act; a critical bill designed to combat threats, such as climate change and the palm oil industry, co-sponsored...

Breaking! Singapore Makes Record-Breaking Seizure That Includes 8.8 Tons Of Elephant Ivory & 11.9 Tons Of Pangolin Scales

Photos from NParks Singapore announced that a record seizure of pangolin scales and ivory tusks was made last weekend after authorities uncovered three containers filled with...

Global March For Elephants And Rhinos Events Kick Off On April 13th; Others Take Place Now Through End Of May

The 5th annual Global March for Elephants and Rhinos kicks off in many cities around the world on April 13th and will continue with various...

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WAN Talks With CLAW’s Tony Tucci & Alison Simard About Their Vital Efforts To Protect LA’s Wildlife

Citizens for Los Angeles Wildlife (CLAW), have been quietly tackling some relatively unknown or misunderstood issues that have far-reaching and often life-or-death consequences for wildlife. WAN...

Emotional Farmer Chooses Compassion Over Killing Saving The Lives Of 20 Of His Lambs In The UK

Photo from Goodheart Farm Animal Sanctuary A farmer who could not bear to slaughter his animals anymore recently drove almost 200 miles to deliver his flock...

On World Water Day HSI Shares Eight Reasons To Eat A Plant-Based Diet & Save Water

For World Water Day today, Humane Society International (HSI) is urging consumers to eat a more plant-based diet to help combat the significant contribution to...

Breaking! Impossible Burger To Make Its East Coast Grocery Store Debut Tomorrow At Wegmans & Select Fairway Market Locations

After a record-shattering launch on the West Coast, the Impossible Burger will become available in the East Coast tomorrow at all 100 Wegmans grocery...

Beyond Meat & Martha Stewart Collaborate On Beyond Breakfast Sausages; Preparing For Launch In U.S. Grocery Stores

Beyond Meat announced that its Beyond Breakfast Sausage will be making its way to grocery stores throughout the United States by the end of March...

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