Three dolphins found shot and killed off Florida coast

The NOAA is offering $20,000 for information leading to the capture of the killers Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/dolphins-shot-florida-dead-noaa-animal-cruelty-a9332756.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Graig Graziosi

113 animal species need urgent help after Australia’s bushfires

113 animal species need an “emergency intervention” to help support their recovery after they lost at least 30% of their habitat to Australia’s bushfires — and many lost substantially more than that. Details: That’s according to a report released by Australia’s Environment Department, which consulted a panel of experts to identify species in need of […]

Nessie fans, brace yourselves: Huge mysterious ‘skeleton’ on Scottish beach sends online rumor mill into overdrive (PHOTO)

Loch Ness Monster fans and conspiracy theorists may want to avert their gaze now, as a giant rotten ‘carcass’ has washed ashore on a beach in Aberdeen, Scotland, fuelling widespread rumors of Nessie’s demise. The mysterious and gigantic remains washed ashore after Storm Ciara lashed Scotland with 90mph winds. A photo of the grisly creature’s […]

Move over, Florida Man, and make room for feral Florida monkeys with herpes

Back in 1938, a local Florida cruise operator called Colonel Tooey — “Colonel” was in fact his first name, according to the New York Times — let loose about a dozen rhesus macaque monkeys onto a man-made island inside Silver Springs State Park. According to National Geographic, Colonel had big plans to build a Tarzan-themed […]

Coronavirus: Illegal wildlife traders cash in on virus by selling 'cures' of horn from endangered rhinos

Exclusive: Sellers in China and Laos advertise ineffectual product on social media app to people worried about falling ill Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/coronavirus-china-cure-rhino-horn-medicine-north-korea-outbreak-a9325856.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Jane Dalton

Endangered wolf walks nearly 9,000 miles to find mate but dies alone

Canine was ‘beacon of hope’ whose death is setback for ‘wolf recovery’ in US Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/grey-wolf-mate-trek-endangered-dies-oregon-california-a9325431.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Paulina Firozi

'A global conservation disaster': Fury as Botswana sells 60 elephant shoot permits to trophy-hunters

‘The species will be more prone to disease and the risk of extinction is greater,’ says wildlife activist Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/africa/botswana-elephant-kill-auction-trophy-hunt-shoot-extinct-africa-a9325041.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Jane Dalton

Man left dog to die with whole potato stuck in its throat, court finds

Pup will probably never be able to eat normally again due to tissue damage Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/dog-potato-throat-death-animal-abuse-middlesbrough-yorkshire-a9324676.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Joe Pagnelli