Animal Sleeping Habits Explored (Infographic)

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Just as important to survival as food and water, sleep plays a critical role in the health and wellbeing of almost every animal. Sleeping patterns may vary wildly throughout the animal kingdom, but at the end of the day all … Continue reading → just for fun

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Unlikely Animal Friends Wanted!

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Do you have an unlikely animal friend? Or two animals of different species that are best friends? Or did you go to extremes to rescue a helpless animal? For submissions, please email … Continue reading → The post Unlikely Animal Friends Wanted!

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Trending Sources

Adorable animals are sharing an important message!

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Everyone loves videos with animals being adorable and cute. Not only are … Continue reading → cute animalsRecently, the Ad Council has crafted three aww-inducing Public Service Ads (PSAs) featuring puppies, baby goats, and hedgehogs!

2017 185

Shirts to save animals

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Throughout the month of August, Booster is showcasing and supporting t-shirt fundraisers launched by pet lovers to save homeless animals, and to raise awareness and much needed funds for animal-related 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations.

2016 130

11 Amazing Animal Drain Rescues

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View original version (via 11 Amazing Animal Drain Rescues That Will Send You On An Emotional Roller Coaster). The post 11 Amazing Animal Drain Rescues appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals

2015 209

Dancing Party Animals

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Dancing Party Animals are cute dancing animals (with a speaker) that connect to your favorite music playing device! They have a lot of fun animals to choose from. They would make a fun gift for a young animal lover! *We

2014 206

Jewelry for animal lovers

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If you are looking for a wonderful gift for the animal lover in your life, visit The Magic Zoo. Each piece is handmade by artist Merry Rosenfield, and the variety of animals to choose from is truly amazing! Be sure to visit The Magic Zoo website to see all the amazing animals!

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50 Amazing Animal Facts infographic

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Here’s a fun way to learn some new things about your favorite animals! I thought it was very sweet about elephants sucking their trunks for comfort … Continue reading → The post 50 Amazing Animal Facts infographic appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals.

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Animals that stay together, forever.

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Animals That Stay Together, Forever [Infographic] by the team at Giraffe.ie. The post Animals that stay together, forever. appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals. just for fun

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Why Do Animals Exist?

Creature Talk

This weekend I got into a rather passionate debate with some friends of friends about animal rights. I said that I think animals exist for their own purposes, not for ours. “To eat animals.&#.

BOBS for Dogs & Best Friends Animal Society

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BOBS from Skechers has created five styles of a limited collection to benefit Best Friends Animal Society. This is fun news!BOBS

2016 199

Walking? Use the @ResQwalk app to help animals!

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Not only is it a great way to track my progress walking, but it feels great to know that our daily walks are helping animals in need. Use the @ResQwalk app to help animals! appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals. dogs people helping animals pet care Pet Tech

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Dharamsala Animal Rescue

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Dharamsala Animal Rescue helps the thousands of homeless street dogs that roam the streets of Dharamsala. This month they are trying to raise awareness and funds to help end the suffering of animals in Dharamsala, India – please visit them on Facebook to help them reach their goal.

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Animal Ethics

According to the Guardian , the new pope (Jorge Mario Bergoglio) took his name from Saint Francis of Assisi (depicted above), who is the patron saint of animals.

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The Hearing Ranges of Animals

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Regardless of whether you’re hard of hearing or have perfect hearing (for a human), this infographic will show you that – whilst us humans are a talented bunch for the most part – our hearing doesn’t compare in the slightest … Continue reading → The post The Hearing Ranges of Animals appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals.

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What Matters to Animals…

Creature Talk

The weekend of June 13th and 14th I went to an animal rights conference in the Twin Cities called Their Lives, Our Voices. It was called “In Defense of Actual Animals&# , and it was fantastic. I know that animals will still be dying for food every day.

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The Great Animal Orchestra

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If you love nature, maybe you have noticed that a lot of animals, and other parts of nature like rivers, make sounds that seem musical. THE GREAT ANIMAL ORCHESTRA also explains Krause’s discoveries in the world of “biophony”. Have you ever wondered about the origins of music?

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Unlikely Animal Friends 2

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Unlikely Animal Friends 2 premieres Friday, January 7, 2010, at 9:00 PM ET/PT. Polar bear and Huskie play – from National Geographic Channel’s Unlikely Animal Friends 2. For more information about the show, and other great animal shows, be sure to visit www.natgeotv.com !

How Animals See the World

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We thought this infographic about how animals see the world was really neat! We even learned a lot of things we didn’t know before! Via Mezzmer Blog. just for fun

2012 234

Paws UP for Union Township Animal Shelter

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Across the country, Rock & Rawhide (R&R) will produce a series of music, art and culinary events designed to bring together various communities to collectively make donations for animals at kill shelters. events people helping animals

2012 226

Darling felt “internet animal” ornaments benefit the ASPCA

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Not only are they cute, and will look perfect on our tiny live tree this year, but they help the animals of the … Continue reading → The post Darling felt “internet animal” ornaments benefit the ASPCA appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals. cats dogs holidays people helping animalsIt had to be done. I just had to have these darling felt ornaments from West Elm.

2015 162

Why You Shouldn’t Watch the Kentucky Derby

Creature Talk

Many of these beautiful animals are quite literally raced to death. According to In Defense of Animals , roughly 800 race horses die from their injuries on race tracks each year in the US alone. The much-hyped Kentucky Derby will be taking place this Saturday, May 1st.

Best Friends Animal Society Opens First Pet Adoption Center in New York

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Best Friends Animal Society Opens First Pet Adoption Center in New York! … Continue reading → cats dogs people helping animals rescuesWe are so excited to be “spreading the news”!!

2017 158

Organizations Putting Animals First

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Thankfully, there are some organizations out there that make it their business to look after and care for our animal counterparts. Proving that society’s conscience hasn’t been completely compromised, these companies and their employees make it a point to put animals first. Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries. Formed in 2007, this organization seeks to promote the humane treatment of animals by promoting effective animal sanctuary management.

2012 162

Calling all animal lovers!

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Other animals, like opossums, are more used to the cold but will take advantage of the spiffy new digs as well. Create a safe shelter for the feral cats and animals in your area by following these directions. guest post people helping animals

2012 151

Talking Animals

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There is a really fun post about the 7 Greatest Talking Animals of All Time ! Talking Animals originally appeared on 4 The Love of Animals on September 29, 2009. Check out the post to see all of them, but this was my favorite of the 7.

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Unlikely Animal Friends

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Are you ready for hours of the cutest animal video ever? Then be sure to tune in to Unlikely Animal Friends over this Thanksgiving break. NAT GEO WILD is sharing some of the most unlikely of animal friendships! For more tune in to Unlikely Animal Friends! These friends show us the emotional power of animals to bond with other species.

Animal Shelter Portraits

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Photographer Mark Ross has captured some truly beautiful, and touching, photos of animals abandoned at kill shelters. The book, Animal Shelter Portraits , captures just a small glimpse of what our furry friends experience in shelter situations.

Animal History Museum Senior Pets Contest

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Share it with the Animal History Museum and you could be featured in one of their upcoming exhibits. Click the photo below to be taken to their page: Be sure to check out the Animal History Museum website too! Have a great story to tell about adopting a senior pet?

2013 200

On "EATING ANIMALS" by Jonathan Safran Foer

Animal Person

I immensely enjoyed "EVERYTHING IS ILLUMINATED" (even on the big screen) and eagerly anticipated "EATING ANIMALS" by Jonathan Safran Foer. Finally, if you know someone who gravitates toward the philosophical issues around our use of animals, this is a good book.

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On Fighting for "Animal Rights"

Animal Person

A couple of years ago I wrote about whether it's a good use of my time to be a purist about the term "animal rights" when most of the world doesn't have the same understanding of the term as I do. would call HSUS an animal rights group (after all, HSUS doesn't even do that). Or how a paragraph would refer to animal rights and animal welfare as if they're interchangeable. Isn't my time better spent fighting for actual animal rights than the term "animal rights?".

Oh those dramatic animals!

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Oh those dramatic animals! originally appeared on 4 The Love of Animals on November 4, 2009. Tags: animal funnies cute video Two funny videos to make you giggle! First up, the original “Dramatic Chipmunk&#. Second, the Geico Gecko’s take, a “Dramatic Gecko&#.

Want a Career in Animal Rights?

Creature Talk

Compassionate Action for Animals in Minneapolis, MN is now hiring! Compassionate Action for Animals is a nationally-recognized 501(c)(3) nonprofit based in Minneapolis, MN focused on eliminating cruelty to animals through vegetarian outreach, education, and community building.

Rescue Spotlight: Animal Lifeline UK

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We have a wonderful post from Jenny, who works with Animal Lifeline UK. I was excited to learn about the work that they are doing to help our animal friends. We at Animal Lifeline UK help animal rescues in the UK find volunteers and homes for their animals.

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Teaching Kids Animal Compassion

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Having pets at a young age instills kids with a sense of confidence that they can take care of an animal and help it to live a thriving life. Have you ever seen a kid talk to a pet and the animal responds by wagging its tail or purring? Animals are unbiased companions, just what many kids need. Having pets also teaches children that animals are not expendable items. Spend time with your child and the new pet, reading and learning together how to care for the animal.

Animal Tracks – Professional portraits reveal shelter animals’ true selves

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Animal Tracks – Professional portraits reveal shelter animals’ true selves. If you are a photographer and love animals, please consider volunteering your time to help the animals at your local shelter or rescue. people helping animals rescues

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The Fabulous Animal Rescue Project

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“The Fabulous Animal Rescue Project&# is a global artistic effort to raise funds and awareness to the needless suffering of animals. If you are looking for a unique gift for an animal lover in your life, or for yourself, be sure to take a look that their shop too!

2011 198

On Indigenous People and Animals

Animal Person

A couple of years ago I catalogued the dozens of excuses/rationalizations from well-meaning, compassionate people about why they eat animals, and all fell into one of six categories: It's what god wanted (and other versions, such as: That's why they were put on the earth.

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Celebrating a century of compassion: 100 years of animal rescue

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For 100 years, one name has been synonymous with animal rescue in this country and around the world: American Humane Association.

2016 141

Rescue Dogs, a fun, family film saved over 150 animals

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NOW CASTING: Animal Planet’s “My Cat From Hell”

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From excessively scratching, biting, growling, ruining furniture, tearing the house apart, escaping, … Continue reading → The post NOW CASTING: Animal Planet’s “My Cat From Hell” appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals. Is your cat’s behavior driving you or others crazy?

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