animal welfare and nature

Don’t criticise PETA for showing graphic images of cats

About 10 days ago there was a bit of a hoo-ha over PETA's use of a graphic image of a…

3 weeks ago

Human population growth effects on animals

There is a growing feeling that human population growth is having a very bad effect on animals. Although you have…

2 months ago

What would happen if there were no cats?

You have to differentiate between (1) wild cats and (2) domestic, stray and feral cats. I will deal with (2)…

2 months ago

USA: Risk of dying of Covid-19 versus other causes

I wanted to try and work out the risk of dying from Covid-19 compared to other causes for the USA.…

3 months ago

Picture of community cat on deserted streets of locked down Istanbul

During Turkey's coronavirus lockdown the streets of Istanbul have been abandoned to their famed community cats. This excellent photograph encapsulates…

3 months ago

Do prey animals feel pain?

I am assuming that the question refers to the pain suffered while being killed by a predator. There is a…

4 months ago

Is wildlife going to reclaim those beautiful, quiet deserted city streets in America?

I went to London yesterday. I took a train to the busiest railway station in the UK; Waterloo (see photo…

4 months ago

Carrie Symonds signed petition calling for ban on wild animal markets

In Carrie's words,'Have signed this petition calling for an end to the global wildlife trade once and for all. Please…

4 months ago

Are there pets in North Korea?

How are we going to know! It is the most secretive place on earth where they worship, as a god,…

4 months ago

Confusion over domestic cats during coronavirus crisis

OPINION: On reading news media headlines there are two fundamental areas of cat caretaking which are affected by the coronavirus…

4 months ago