How a Spanish tourist spot became a global hub for live animal export | Live exports

TheIt is 7am in the port of Cartagena, and the Jouri, a livestock carrier, is getting ready for loading. Dozens of trucks full of noisy cattle line up, waiting for their animals to be weighed before they are transferred to the vessel. The tourists who visit its Roman ruins and nearby beaches might never guess … Read more

Will Vegan Dogs Live Longer?

Will Vegan Dogs Live Longer? Scientists from the University of Guelph have released findings from their study suggesting that dogs fed on a plant-based diet could live up to 18 months longer than dogs fed on meat alternatives. For the study, scientists collected data from 1400 dog owners across Canada and the USA using a … Read more

New study finds vegan diet dogs may live longer

Dogs fed plant-based diets could live up to 18 months longer than those on meat-based alternatives, a new study from North America has suggested. A leading pro-vegan scientist has hailed the findings and claimed continuing opposition to the feeding program from some quarters of the veterinary sector is not in animals’ best interests. And the … Read more

Unique Sanctuary Lets Dogs Live Out Their Lives In Luxury After Their Owners Pass

After Rita Lynd adopted Hannah the Boxer, she looked into her beautiful eyes and made her a promise. She promised that one day, she would open a sanctuary for orphaned dogs to live out their future years in comfort and care. This promise was made in 2009, and after years of hard work and fundraising, … Read more

Britain’s birds of prey are back from the brink of extinction – and live on webcam | Birds

The watch in delight as an osprey lands on a Scots pine, bringing a huge fish back to its hungry chicks. Moments later, I have close-up views of a red kite, its nest swaying to and fro in the breeze. Finally, I witness the first flight of a young peregrine – the fastest living creature … Read more

Anthony Albanese says live sheep exports won’t be phased out before 2025 | Live exports

Anthony Albanese has ruled out phasing out live sheep exports within his first term of government. The prime minister reaffirmed his commitment to ending the trade, but said he would consult sheep farmers and the Western Australian government before committing to a timeline. “No one’s envisaging a phase-out in this term of government,” Albanese told … Read more

Frenchie Given Only Weeks To Live Hangs On To See Her Best Friend Get Married

Updated March 2022 Dogs are incredible characters. Almost without exception, they have this amazingly upbeat spirit that lights up any room, brings smiles to our faces, and can turn our whole lives around. Even some of those that suffer the most horrific abuse and neglect come out of it ready to forgive with little hesitation. … Read more