Current Pet News

April 26, 2016 - Issue 1231


This Misunderstood Farm Animal That's Playful Like a Dog

intelligent pigs

April 26, 2016

Contrary to what you might believe, this animal species is highly intelligent and psychologically complex. They're empathetic and very social in their interactions with others and love to run and carry or shake balls and sticks. Should they have rights like other intelligent creatures?

Wolf Myths Continue to Threaten Gray Wolves

wolf myths

April 26, 2016

Wolves were once hunted and killed nearly to extinction, in part due to unfounded fears about their “ferocious” tendencies toward humans. In reality, wolves rarely attack people, but these myths persist even today.

Sea Shepherd Crew Rescues Entangled Humpback

Sea Shepherd Crew Rescues Entangled Humpback

April 26, 2016

The Sea Shepherd crew help a humpback whale caught in a gigantic, illegal gillnet.