Monday, April 27, 2020
Fireworks hell

Brazilian state passes new law limiting fireworks

All over the world, an increasing number of people are posting shocking videos and photos of pets who are terrified of fireworks, pets who...
Runaway animals

Drugstore owner adopts cow who sought shelter in her shop

A cow on the run got lucky when she decided to seek refuge at Priscila Strapasson's drugstore in Colombo, Paraná State. The incident took...
Cruelty-free

Cruelty-free market expands in Brazil

Young entrepreneurs are leading the way in cruelty-free and other alternative beauty options, new research shows. The study was commissioned by Factor-Kline consultancy and reveals...
Wildlife party

Villagers in the north of Brazil celebrate wildlife during Carnival

For 45 years now, children in a small village called Juaba, in the Amazonian state of Pará, have been taking part of a carnival...
Tribal resistance

Tribes and rubber tappers unite against Bolsonaro

Indigenous tribes and rubber-tapping leaders yesterday gathered to make opposition to President Bolsonaro's measures which are destroying the rainforest, their source of livelihood. According to...
Drones

In the south of Brazil, police uses drones to record animal abuse

Police in the state of Santa Catarina, in the south of Brazil, are using drones to help them produce court evidence against animal abusers,...
Environment

Fish in Brazilian nature reserves face new threat

An ordinance published by Instituto Chico Mendes, a Brazilian federal environmental agency, has regulated 'recreational fishing' in conservation units occupied by traditional communities. The move...
Wildlife

Brazilian sea turtle project reaches 40th anniversary milestone

Projeto Tamar, a sea turtle conservation and breeding project in Brazil, is turning 40 in 2020 with a staggering figure to help it celebrate...
Elephant haven

Mara, the elephant, is headed to Brazil

Another lucky elephant is about to make a journey to a place in Brazil where they can live out their final years shielded from...
Meat cruelty

As beef prices soar, criminals kidnap animals

With an increase in beef exports to China, which means more animals sent to the horrors of the slaughterhouse, beef prices have soared in...
World Vegan Day

World Vegan Day 2019

November 01st is World Vegan Day. This is the day when we encourage non-vegans to transition to a vegan lifestyle and to celebrate vegans...
Indigenous people

New bill represents lethal threat to indigenous people in Brazil

Brazil's far-right government has many favorite targets such as LGBT's, afro-Brazilian and women's rights and feminists. But it is clearly hellbent on making life...