Tag Archives: endangered species

Endangered African Elephants – TV Saving At-Risk Wild Species

  HITN-TV & Wildlife Conservation Network Join Forces To Protect Endangered Species — Including At-Risk African Elephants     Along with lions, tigers and rhinos, elephants have become high-profile examples of the hundreds of endangered species facing extinction due to … Continue reading

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World Elephant Day 2017 – Save The Elephants

  “Global momentum to shut down ivory markets provides reason to celebrate on World Elephant Day 2017.”     It’s World Elephant Day 2017 and “millions of animal lovers around the world are raising a cheer for nature’s biggest land … Continue reading

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Saving Fiona: Fiona Hippo Baby Story Book Review

  Saving Baby Fiona: Science, Social Media, and the Story of a Baby Hippo     I have mixed feelings about zoos. For me, they lie somewhere between circuses and wildlife preserves. Circuses have outlived their time. Too much animal … Continue reading

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Josh Duhamel New Video Campaign to Battle Illegal Wildlife Products Trade

  Transformers Actor Josh Duhamel’s New Video Campaign to Battle Illegal Wildlife Products Trade!     “ILLEGALLY TRADED!  Bringing Tortoiseshell items home is against the law and harms sea turtles.”  Josh Duhamel It’s not new news. The selling of body … Continue reading

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Nine Cheetah Cubs Rescued from Illegal Wildlife Trade

  Nine Cheetah Cubs and One Juvenile Rescued from Illegal Wildlife Trade in Africa   Two of the nine cheetah cubs confiscated from wildlife traffickers in Somaliland…   It’s just in the last couple decades that we’ve seen the plight … Continue reading

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Breaking News DC Eagle Cam Reveals Two Baby Eaglets

  Breaking News!  DC Eagle Cam Reveals Two Baby Eaglets     BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: “The Eaglets Have Landed!  A day after its sibling hatched, a second eaglet in the National Arboretum’s eagle nest began breaking free of its shell, … Continue reading

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The Polar Bear: From Nanook of the North to Knut the Baby Polar Bear

  Of Polar Bears. As the Water Rises, Their Prospects Fall.   You may have heard of Senator Nicole Eaton’s recent suggestion to re-designate Canada’s National Animal from the industrious Beaver to the mighty Polar Bear.  It’s a cultural change with … Continue reading

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Anthropocene Defaunation: From Endangered Species to Mass Extinction

When I read the latest reports on the state of our Living Earth, well, I just have to Rant! Is Humankind THAT stupid? Okay, maybe not ALL of Humankind.  There’s still you, me and our loved ones isn’t there? But … Continue reading

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FLEAS ON DOGS: How To Get Rid Of Fleas Naturally

Tick season is supposed to be over — at least here along the ragged coast of Nova Scotia. But it isn’t.  We’re still finding ticks on Mocha, our German Shepherd.  Those little dark ticks — the Lyme Disease carrying ones… … Continue reading

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Species Extinction: Extinct Animals & Endangered Species in UK

The number of species that have disappeared on Humankind’s Watch just keeps on growing.  The recent announcement in Canada that the Eskimo Curlew is now “officially” extinct is just the latest. And it saddens us.  Well, “sadden” doesn’t even begin … Continue reading

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