Saturday, January 18, 2020
Fire hell

Fire kills 60,000 hens in Brazil

Since 2008, ANDA has been producing professional, committed, free, courageous and independent journalism, totally free of charge and accessible to all. Our work has...
Violence

Skunk is rescued after vicious assault

A female skunk carrying her kits was viciously attacked by a man in Parque Halfeld in the city of Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais...
Rescued animals

Rescue pigs show how intelligent and affectionate they are

It is easier to understand the emotional bonds with pets because of their presence in the house as members of the families. But intelligence...
Ramba

Ramba, the elephant, dies

Ramba, the elephant who endured decades of abuse in circuses and zoos, has passed away peacefully in Santuário dos Elefantes, an elephant sanctuary in...
Wildlife

Scientists identify new Amazon monkey species

A new species of monkey dwelling in the Amazon forest has been confirmed. Called Plecturocebus parecis, it was first spotted more than a century...
Amazon

New satellite launched to monitor the Amazon

Brazil and China on Friday (20) launched into space the CBERS 04A, a satellite that produces images of Brazil's territory and helps monitor deforestation...
Celebrity vegan

TV icon, Xuxa, promotes veganism on her Instagram

Xuxa, the Brazilian TV icon that has been a household fixture in the country since the 1980s, is using her Instagram account to talk...
Animal sanctuary

Vegan activist and TV star Luisa Mell buys forest land for sanctuary

Luisa Mell, one of the most prominent celebrity animal rights activists in Brazil has announced the purchase of forest land that will be used...
Art

Photo exhibit shows homeless people and their dogs

A photographic exhibition currently showing in São Paulo explores the relationship between homeless people and their dogs. The photographs were taken by Edu Leporo, photographer...
Amazon

Amazon deforestation doubled in November

The environmental destruction of the current Brazilian government continues to deliver terrifying results for the future of the planet. November Amazon deforestation rates soared by...
Foodtech

Brazilian food chain launches vegan meatballs

An Italian food chain spread across Brazil is adding vegan meatballs to its menu. The launch is a joint venture with Fazendo do Futuro,...
Vegan activism

Activists stage blood-free Christmas performance

As Christmas fast approaches, animal rights activists are coming to four Brazilian cities on Sunday (15) to stage the Blood-free Christmas National Act, which...