Animal Welfare

23 cats die after fire at Florida animal shelter

ORLANDO, Florida (Nation Now– More than 20 cats were killed when flames ravaged an Orlando animal shelter on Wednesday night, officials said. Dramatic body camera video, released by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, shows deputies, firefighters and animal welfare officers frantically trying to save the animals inside. The Pet Alliance …

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23 cats die after fire at Florida animal shelter | KLBK | KAMC

ORLANDO, Florida (Nation Now– More than 20 cats were killed when flames ravaged an Orlando animal shelter on Wednesday night, officials said. Dramatic body camera video, released by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, shows deputies, firefighters and animal welfare officers frantically trying to save the animals inside. The Pet Alliance …

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Help the PAWS with three cubs

Three rescued cubs San Andreas, Calif .– Three orphaned cubs have a new, albeit temporary, home at the Performing Animal Welfare Society or PAWS San Andreas San Andreas. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has received reports of three bears wandering near humans, without their mothers. PAWS officials …

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The fate of wild animals

Earlier this year, I interviewed Cameron Meyer Shorb, Acting Executive Director of the Wild Animal Initiative. Founded in 2019, WAI is dedicated to improving the lives of non-humans in nature. Animal Charity Evaluators recently named the nonprofit one of its main charities, noting that WAI was one of the few …

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Pigs on the move: autonomous pigsties

Does keeping pigs in mobile, self-contained animal facilities look futuristic to you? Not according to a recent Canadian initiative. Canadian farmer and technologist Daniel Badiou from Ukko Robotics designed an outdoor mobile unit for pig production. He and his partner Katrina Jean-Laflamme had already developed a “robotic barn” to house …

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The horse dies on the “Ponniyin Selvan” sets; Animal Care Council Seeks Investigation Based on PETA Complaint Against Mani Ratnam’s Madras Talkies

Poster by Ponniyin Selvan A complaint has been filed against the production company Madras Talkies of Mani Ratnam by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) following reports of the death of a horse on the sets of Ponniyin Selvan, the filmmaker’s next historical film. Based on this complaint, …

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