Did anyone else see Blackfish the other night? It’s on the BBC iPlayer for the next month if not.
I urge you all to watch it. 9 more words
Today, many animals are abused in a way they never were before. Through our airports, aptly named ‘The Gateways to Hell,’ all kinds of species, particularly primates, are torn from their families and familiar surroundings, bound for a life of cruelty, loneliness and terror. 1,280 more words
Did you watch “Blackfish” on CNN last Thursday? If not, you missed a doozy! Not for the first time, we learned that dolphins and whales are intelligent animals that are self-aware, have close family and community ties, and, in the case of so-called “killer whales” (Orcinus orca), have larger, more complex brains than we humans. 335 more words