Elephants

Risky Business Selling Wildlife in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe currently faces a moral dilemma that doesn’t seem to have an easy solution. On the one hand, the natives face the most devastating drought their region has incurred in years. It places million of lives (both humans and wildlife) at critical risk. Rainfall is not expected in the country any time soon and President Rober Mugabe has declared a “state of disaster.” But on the other hand . . .

Retire The 'GOP Elephant' If Trump Becomes President?

I know the title of this editorial is a bold question to ask, particularly from a blogger and cartoonist who has no political clout to make it happen. Nonetheless, in the name of animal advocacy, I would like to give voice to the voice-less — particularly where Donald Trump is concerned.

PetsLady's Pick: Cute Elephant Cuddle Of The Day

Humans have a fear of having a big nose. But if we didn't have hands to hold and arms to hug a big, long, and flexible nose would come in very handy.

Help! I'm Stuck! The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Elephants love playing in mud and water, but sometimes things get a bit out of control.  In this case, this poor pachyderm got in a little over his... trunk.

 


‘Jungle Book’ Movie Moves PETA To Praise

Over the years I’ve written a number of blogs pertaining to the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) organization's critiques of the use of animals in films. From Katy Perry’s making of her music video “Roar” to Leonardo DiCaprio’s treatment of a chimpanzee in “The Wolf of Wall Street,” there’s a long list of filmmakers who have felt the heavy hand and sharp tongue of this animal advocacy group

HubSpot Promotes ‘Bring Your Octopus & Alpaca’ To Work Program

Inbound marketing firm HubSpot, which has built a solid reputation of increasing traffic to websites is promoting another form of traffic this year — namely, herding pets and animals into their offices. In an effort to increase employee morale by upping the ante on Corporate America’s ‘Bring Your Dog to Work,’ programs, HubSpot’s top human resource gurus came up with a groundbreaking employee perk: Productive Employee Things -- better known as the P.E.T. Program.

It's Waffle Time At The Zoo

If your kitchen wasn't enough of a zoo at breakfast time, you can now really get it there with the totally cool Animal Shapes Waffle Maker.