Nature is Speaking (and it doesn’t need you)…

Just saw a series of very powerful videos, from Conservation International, with message I happen to truly believe in.  Watch, listen, learn…. before it’s too late. Nature Is Speaking – Harrison Ford is The Ocean Nature Is Speaking – Edward Norton is The Soil Nature Is Speaking – Kevin Spacey is The Rainforest Nature Is…

Only humans should live in cages…

Saw this a few minutes ago… I will never understand the inherent cruelty in so many human beings… From The Jane Goodall Institute South Africa This is Jessica’s hand. She was kept in the circus for 25 years in a small cage with her breeding partner Charles. Circus’s do not treat their animals well and this…

Animals + Runways = Big Trouble

Stray animals are a common problem on the runways of many small airports. A study of 10 small Indiana airports found that animals can gain easy access to runways and infield areas, increasing the likelihood of planes striking those animals. “Just about every pilot we talked to at these airports said that during a landing…

Raju needs your voice!

Please consider signing this petition, it will help ensure that this majestic animal remains in a safe and caring environment! From Change.org and Wildlife SOS: Don’t let them put Raju back into a life of misery and spiked chains! We rescued Raju after he spent approximately 50 years chained up, beaten, and help captive by beggars…

Forgotten Shirts

I like companies that make an honest effort to “give back”.   I recently read an article about Forgotten Shirts and it piqued my interest. Forgotten shirts are made of Fair Trade organic cotton in sub-Saharan Africa and then screen-printed by at-risk youth in Minnesota.  Truly a global effort, Forgotten is putting their money where their mouth…

100 Rhino Translocation Project

South Africa’s Rhinos are being killed by poachers at an alarming rate, 1 every 9 hours. &Beyond, a leader in luxury experiential travel and safaris, has partnered with others in the travel industry to translocate up to a hundred Rhinos to neighbouring Botswana. I’m officially putting out the call to anyone concerned about saving these amazing…