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  • Once Upon a Time?s Kristin Bauer van Straten on Elephant Poaching

    Once Upon a Time?s Kristin Bauer van Straten on Elephant Poaching
    by Richard Pallardy As Maleficent, the horned sorceress on ABC’s Once Upon a Time, Kristin Bauer van Straten has no trouble conjuring up consequences for those who stand in the way of her happy ending. And as Pam, a vampire on HBO’s True Blood, she wasn’t afraid to show a little fang in the defense […]
  • Whales Blow Hole in Navy Sonar Plan

    Whales Blow Hole in Navy Sonar Plan
    The court's decision recognizes that the Navy doesn't need every inch of the Pacific for training. There is plenty of ocean for the Navy to carry out its mission and also to avoid severe harm to marine mammals by staying out of a small number of biologically sensitive areas.
  • Action Alert from the National Anti-Vivisection Society

    Action Alert from the National Anti-Vivisection Society
    This week, Take Action Thursday urges opposition to the reintroduction of a federal bill that would limit endangered species status protection to five years and looks at state-specific legislation affecting recently recovered endangered animals.
  • Breeding Facility Forces Illegal, Gruesome Surgeries on Pregnant Monkeys at Florida Compound

    Breeding Facility Forces Illegal, Gruesome Surgeries on Pregnant Monkeys at Florida Compound
    by Kelsey Eberly, ALDF Litigation Fellow — Our thanks to the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) for permission to publish this article, which originally appeared on the ALDF Blog on April 2, 2015. In experiments that sound straight out of the dark ages, Hendry County, Florida?s Primate Products, a monkey-breeding facility supposed to be restricted […]
  • Elephant Aid International

    Elephant Aid International
    Carol Buckley, who co-founded The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee, has taken her work to the global stage with her new organization, Elephant Aid International (EAI). She has put her extensive knowledge and expertise to work for elephants around the world and founded EAI in 2009 to broaden her work of educating people about elephants and helping elephants.