This pet shelter in Brazil only hires homeless people who love animals

An amazing endeavour in Brazil: https://www.thedodo.com/close-to-home/glenn-greenwald-shelter-brazil

A mother-bird “sews” her nest!

Take a look at this amazing video!

https://myanimalcare.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Bird-sewing.mp4

How bra clasps can save turtles

The video: https://edition.cnn.com/videos/us/2019/07/01/bra-clasps-save-turtles-ya-orig.cnn

The “correct” way to see animals in the wild

Let the trees speak

Cambodia to end elephant rides by 2020

Here’s the news: https://www.livekindly.com/cambodia-commits-to-end-elephant-rides-by-2020/?fbclid=IwAR3g-6u6QjWUxdQUi1I0LyK-D9Jya3tZaf0f0Y6goRulbCJhiU1zFGG4XOM

Elephant rides will be banned from one of Cambodia’s most famous tourist attractions by 2020.

Angkor Wat, a massive religious site that has stood since the 12th century, attracts more than 2.5 million international tourists each year. One of its most famous attractions are the elephant rides, where the animals are […]

A look at animal hoarding

This is a very good article about animal hoarding: http://veterinarynews.dvm360.com/too-many-pets-too-little-care-look-animal-hoarding?pageID=1

Here are some excerpts.

The classification of a hoarder

The definition of animal hoarding may surprise you. That’s because the crux of what classifies a person as a hoarder isn’t a particular number of animals—it’s whether or not those animals are provided with sufficient […]

Of the Mafia and the Egyptians

The Egyptians knew better.

We have one too….

And so does the world!

It’s just a matter of time….

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A Journey of a Thousand Steps

I’ll take a break from the usual and talk about another part of my life.

I grew up with the self-fulfilling prophecy that I am totally hopeless in sports. I am uncoordinated, directionally dyslexic and have various health issues which compound my utter hopelessness in sports. In school, I would run AWAY from the ball […]