wild animals

Animals the way nature intended it; explore the world of wild animals and the controversies surrounding domestication and hunting of feral beasts.

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Alyssa Glasgow10 days ago
Aquatic Research
I know many people believe in their own conspiracy theories; there is one specific one I happen to find very interesting and that is the topic about proving the species of Megalodon still exists. I ha...
Paul Conneally23 days ago
The Return of the Grizzled Skipper
Being a butterfly in these days of climate change and air pollution is not easy. There has been a steady decline in butterfly numbers across the UK over the last twenty years or more. One or two species do well as the average temperature increases and with it their range too increases. Others, the majority, find it tough. How can we help them? There are things we can do to help beyond protesting against climate change. We can put our activism into action through volunteering and supporting cause...
Paisley Hansena month ago
Eight Animals That Are Not Home-Friendly
While many people enjoy having pets in their home, not all animals are meant for domestic purpose. There are some that should be left in the wild. These are eight animals that you do not want in your ...
The Wise Old Owl
There was a wise old owl fidgeting in a tree—making a nest for her and her babies to rest. This wise old owl always stared at me from the tree, almost deciding if she could trust someone like me. Late...
Felecia Burgetta month ago
Wolves Are in Danger... Again
The US Fish and Wildlife Service is currently fighting to strip all protections from the gray wolf throughout the entire country. The gray wolf was officially listed as endangered in 1974 (one year af...
Summer Patterson2 months ago
Hunters Become the Hunted
There are many hunters that inhabit the world. In and out of the ocean, and all over. They're everywhere. Ensuring the world isn't overran by population inflation, every predator has a part to play, a...
Adrian Marin2 months ago
South Chinese Tiger
Of the six remaining tiger subspecies on earth (Amur/Siberian, Bengali, Indochinese, Malayan, South Chinese, and Sumatran), the South Chinese Tiger is the most endangered. In fact, it has not been see...
Fin Shepard2 months ago
Sharks Aren't Scary
The issues that fishing bring to the shark population have gotten out of control, endangering a species that is vital to the ocean’s ecosystem. Sharks have been around far longer than humans and have ...
Jenna Deedy2 months ago
Fredi: A Tribute to a Rescued Pilot Whale
On Saturday, April 6th, 2019, Fredi, a short-finned pilot whale who has lived at SeaWorld Orlando since she was first rescued as a calf, died after she living under the facility’s care for eight years...
Jenna Deedy3 months ago
Dear San Diego, Thank You for Saving Pandas
Last week, officials at the San Diego Zoo announced that Bai Yun, a 27-year-old giant panda matriarch and her six-year-old Xiao Liwu, will return to their native China by the end of April. For more th...
Alexis Runyon3 months ago
Megafauna You May Never Have Heard of That Went Extinct
The Younger Dryas Impact lead to a rapid climate increase caused by, what scientists and historian claim, was a comet from the Milky Way. This comet entered Earth's atmosphere 12,800 years ago during ...
IamZoya 0013 months ago
The Importance of Bats in Our Ecosystem
March 5, 2019: Worldwide, there are more than 1000 different species of bats that fit in one of two sub-groups: Microchiroptera, which varies in appearance and found worldwide. Megachiroptera, more co...
Rowan Marley3 months ago
13 Awesome Wild Dog Species You Wish You Could Adopt
Dogs are cool. They have been a companion to our species for thousands of years, and since that time, we have seen some really interesting breeds pop up out of domestication. We have curly-haired pood...
Jenna Deedy3 months ago
Springer: Conservation’s Greatest Rescue Achievement
On Thursday, marine mammal researchers based at the Vancouver Aquarium announced a naming “contest” for a calf who was born to a very well known to both scientists and animal lovers alike by asking th...
Jenna Deedy4 months ago
Elmwood Park Zoo Celebrates Valentine’s Day with a Wedding?
Oh, Valentine’s Day. It’s the of the year when everyone is thinking about love and how to surprise that special someone in their life whether if it’s a friend, a partner, a parent, a kid, or an adorab...
Rowan Marley4 months ago
10 Animals That Went Extinct Due to Hunting
When people hear about animals going extinct, there's a certain assumption that humans may have been to blame—unless they're talking about dinosaurs, anyway. As years pass and animals continue to vani...
Jenna Deedy4 months ago
Anti-Zoo Group Still Shopping for a Whale “Sanctuary” in Nova Scotia
If the Whale Sanctuary Project gets its way, then Nova Scotia could end up creating a double standard in the midst of a pending ban against the keeping of cetaceans in marine zoological facilities in ...
Jenna Deedy5 months ago
Loro Parque Shares an Update on Ula, Debunks Extremist Claims
The following piece was co-written by Maria R.Grillet. On September 22, 2018, Morgan, a 10-year-old killer whale at Loro Parque, gave birth to a healthy female calf who was later named Ula by their tr...