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Martha, The Last American Dove

One hundred years ago today, Martha, a 29-year-old passenger pigeon, died at the Cincinnati Zoo.

She was the last survivor of a breed which used to be the most populous in North America, perhaps accounting for a quarter of… 69 more words

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Vegan Journey: Meet Rachel B.

I’m so happy to have Rachel share her vegan journey. She’s met the milestone of being vegetarian but going vegan was the conscious ethical step in living cruelty free. 1,443 more words



“The decline of the passenger pigeon is a strikingly similar story to the decline of our very own turtle dove, which currently is halving in number every six years.” ( 15 more words

Say "No" to Ice Bucket Challenge

Below is an article, from the Victims of Charity website by Animal Aid, that I thought well worth sharing.

Huge sums of money have been donated in recent weeks to motor neurone disease charities through the ice bucket challenge craze.

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Claire McCaskill incites outrage with 'pork slasher porn' [pic]

The picture makes it look like McCaskill’s son-in-law is bucking to be a guest star on Criminal Minds, but the Senator caused an uproar among the animal rights crowd by sharing her traditional pork bbq. 444 more words

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