Sea World announced the death of a 3 week old baby beluga born in captivity, referring to her as “it”, thanking people “for their thoughts and support during this difficult time for our team” while failing to mention the mother at all. Also: fuck Sea World.
Commentary on the grand jury’s failure to indict the TX veterinarian who shot a cat to death with an arrow and bragged about it on Facebook. (Thanks Loran.)
One of the candidates for mayor of Memphis has caught the attention of animal advocates. (Thanks Claire.)
A pet shop in Brazil put shelter puppies and kittens in its cages for one day and gave them away to customers. (Thanks Lisa.)
The ceremonial burial of a bobcat 2000 years ago in IL leads to speculation that the animal was kept as a pet by Native Americans.
I wonder how long this gator was walking around Manhattan before anyone noticed.
Abandoned chicken church now serving as lover’s lane. (Thing I’ve always wanted to write.)