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Parrots Glued to Trees Will Fly Free in Rainforest

Parrots Glued to Trees Will Fly Free in Rainforest

December 2012 Justice was served in the West African rainforest recently when 14 African Grey Parrots were confiscated from the grip of a smuggler headed for Nigeria. The birds’ capture from the rainforest canopy symbolizes the brutality of the exotic bird trade here, yet their recovery sends perhaps a more profound message about the priceless…Read More

Snow Storm Blasts Cat Sanctuary

Snow Storm Blasts Cat Sanctuary

December 2012 It looks as though a white Christmas is a sure-fire guarantee for the residents of Cat Shelter Felix in Serbia, and while the cats are greeting the white stuff with mixed reviews, the sanctuary’s caretaker fears this could be the first in a series of super storms. “The youngsters are having a great…Read More

Wonder Women Blanket Tiny Island With Help for Street Cats and Dogs

Wonder Women Blanket Tiny Island With Help for Street Cats and Dogs

August 2012 A few months ago, I received an email that I just couldn’t turn away from. It came from a woman on the tiny island of Amorgos, Greece. She’d just come home from making her rounds to feed some 80 stray cats, under the constant criticism of passers-by who don’t embrace care for the…Read More