conservation

Don’t blame cats for destroying wildlife – shaky logic is leading to moral panic

Are cats really to blame for the worldwide loss of biodiversity? Dzurag/iStock via Getty Images Plus William S. Lynn, Clark…

2 months 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…

3 months ago

Ikea allegedly implicated in illegal deforestation of lynx habitat

Vicariously, Ikea has been accused of illegal logging of forests in Ukraine where Eurasion lynx live. This harms the conservation…

3 months ago

Dog trained to locate feral cats on Phillip Island, Australia

In an interesting development in Australia's long-standing war against feral cats, the authorities have trained a border terrier dog whose…

4 months ago

Myopic reactive wildlife conservation in Africa under siege by coronavirus pandemic

The coronavirus pandemic has almost shut down tourism to the great reserves and national parks of Africa where they would…

5 months ago

Why should cheetahs be saved?

Would you ask, "Why should humans be saved?'. You wouldn't. It's only humans who ask these questions because we have…

5 months ago

Joe Exotic is a likeable man who bred tigers to create money-spinning cubs for photoshoots

On the first day of their lives, Joe Exotic took cubs from their mothers that he had deliberately bred to…

6 months ago

Heads up to Carole Baskin: planned protest at Big Cat Rescue July 10

Two friends from the state of Indiana, USA are campaigning on Facebook for a protest at Big Cat Rescue, Florida…

6 months ago

Why are African golden cats endangered?

As at the date of this post, there are many reasons why the African golden cat is endangered and all…

6 months ago

Ironic that this wind farm will kill cats and birds

OPINION ON NEWS FROM THE SCOTSMAN: We know that one downside of the necessary expansion of wind farms is that…

7 months ago