Breaking! Southern California’s Coastal Mountain Lions Are Headed For Extinction Within The Next 15 Years Unless We Act Now

Mountain lions in California’s Santa Monica and Santa Ana Mountians are heading rapidly towards extinction, a new study in Ecological Applications finds. Researchers with UCLA, UC Davis and the National Park Service found that habitat loss and fragmentation have driven the populations to dangerously low levels of genetic diversity. With inbreeding, the Santa Monica population of big…

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Breaking! Airbnb Launches New Category Featuring More Than 1,000 Ethical Experiences Around The World That Put Animal Welfare First

Airbnb announced today that it is launching a new category of Animal Experiences. The new offering is guided by a premiere animal welfare policy created in consultation with World Animal Protection. The online marketplace is now offering more than 1,000 animal-friendly experiences that consider the well-being of animals across 58 countries.…

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Breaking! After Decades Of Exploitation, 3 Elephants Begin Their New Lives At ‘Following Giants’ Observation-Only Camp In Thailand

After being forced to entertain tourists for the majority of their lives, elephants Jahn and Chok now walk freely at the eco-tourism Koh Lanta venue in Thailand, now called ‘Following Giants.’ With help from World Animal Protection, the venue recently transitioned from a traditional trekking camp to an observation-only operation,…

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