UK hedgehog sightings on the rise after years of decline, survey finds | Animals

Hedgehogs have received some unexpected good news after years of declining numbers in British gardens due to habitat loss and fragmentation. That number may finally be on the rise again. When readers of BBC Gardeners’ World magazine were asked to record wildlife in their gardens, they reported a 2 percentage point increase in hedgehog sightings. […]

Build-A-Bear’s ‘after dark’ sexy animals sparks outrage

This is a bear attack. Build-A-Bear’s stuffed animals are targeted at “kids,” and some critics have suggested that some of them wear bikinis, others wear Hugh Hefner-style robes and pour champagne. They are criticizing the company for being so kind. The St. Louis, Missouri-based toy company has released risqué accessories for its stuffed bears as […]

Indiana police rescue circus animals from burning truck, video shows

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Anthropogenic extinction: Animals who have disappeared from Earth due to human influence

Anthropogenic extinctions caused by human activities pose a serious threat to biodiversity around the world. Bridget B. Baker, professor at the University of Florida’s Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, talks to FOX News Digital about the complexities of anthropogenic extinctions, the key human activities behind them, specific examples of affected species, and future challenges […]

100 animals, including exotic, endangered species, seized from Long Island home

This place was literally an animal house. A Long Island man has been fined thousands of dollars after 100 animals, including South African ostriches and other exotic and endangered species, were found inside his home, authorities said. Multiple law enforcement agencies, including federal agents, raided the North Bellmore residence Tuesday night and found the animals […]

Wannabe influencer allegedly killed animals live on YouTube for likes

An aspiring influencer in Pennsylvania has been arrested on suspicion of torturing and killing animals during a YouTube livestream to increase her social media following, police said. Anigaa Monsey, 28, was indicted on numerous animal cruelty charges last week after posting four livestream videos on her channel showing her dismembering live chickens, pigeons, rabbits and […]

More Than 100 Billion Animals Are Eaten Every Year. On The Top Is…

Every year, 2 billion octopuses and 100 million sharks are eaten. Meat consumption can be a sensitive topic. Vegetarians and meat eaters will never find common ground. But amidst the debate over the ethics of eating meat, there are some hard facts that cannot be ignored. A video circulating on social media shows just that. […]


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