Animals

South Africa has set a new record in 2014 when it comes to rhino poaching.

2014 Was The Worst Year for Rhino Deaths in South Africa

New York Mayor de Blasio is PETA’s Person of the Year

Congratulations are in order for New York Mayor Bill de Blasio. On Thursday, PETA named him its 2014 Person of the Year. The group honored the new mayor for his

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Aerial Drones Cause Dramatic Fall in Rhino Poaching

Rhinoceros populations have a new ally, as deployments of drones in South Africa have proven to cause a drastic reduction in poaching, according to a new report. The Hluhluwe-Imfolozi Park in

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Panera Extends Commitment to Animal Welfare

Just six months after Panera announced a “responsibly raised” livestock and poultry food policy, the company announced further plans to clean up its animal welfare act. In a progress report

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Rachael Ray Helps Launch NYC’s First Ever Cat Cafe

Meowy Christmas, everyone! New York City’s first-ever cat cafe has officially opened, and celebrity chef, Rachael Ray, was on hand for the festivities. Ray donated a number of free meals

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One of Two Remaining Male White Rhinos Dies of Natural Causes

Yet another heavy blow was felt by one of the world’s most threatened species – the nearly extinct white rhino – when one of the last two living males died

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George Lopez to Host the First-Ever World Dog Awards

Comedian George Lopez is lending his comedy chops as host to the first-ever “World Dog Awards,” which will air in January on the CW. The inaugural awards intends to celebrate

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