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Jan 16, 2019
On Makar Sankranti, Independence Day, a sky full of kites becomes a death trap for birdsEvery year around festivals like Makar Sankranti, when kites soar in the sky competing with each other, conservation organisations continue to rescue thousands of birds entangled or injured by these kite strings
Dec 20, 2018
What makes chickens happy? Running for food or Preening? No one is quite sureChickens can’t say how they feel, but playing with a fake worm may be a sign of happiness.
Oct 17, 2018
Three Indian organisations win grants from Disney's Wildlife Conservation FundThe grant is awarded to organisations that protect wildlife, habitats & inspire community action.
Mar 05, 2018
Sowing hope: How some women have given organic farming a fillip by collecting seeds of long-forgotten vegetable varietiesOrganic farming for me is as important as animal welfare. Here are a few women who have changed thousands of lives by simply collecting old seeds of long-forgotten vegetable varieties.
Dec 04, 2017
India needs more companies that offer professionals dog walkers, emergency pet taxis and other flexible servicesIndia’s cities need more companies that offer flexible services like dog walking and emergency pet care to professionals.
Nov 13, 2017
Dog owners should thoroughly research boarding kennels to ensure safety of pets in their absenceBoarding kennel stress is real. Imagine taking a young child to a strange place and leaving it with people it doesn’t know. The child will more often than not, become distressed and upset. The same thing can happen to dogs.
May 23, 2017
Soap industries prefer animal tallow to vegetable fat torturing many creatures in the processYou rub it on your face and all over your body every day. Millions of rupees are spent on advertising its scent and purity. Let us see how pure soap is.
May 16, 2017
From race tracks to death: Behind glitzy equestrian sports lie a gruesome chain of crueltyEquestrian sports are as sick as you can get them. Nothing can disguise the cruelty — both during and after — to the animals whether it's the huge prize money, the fashion show of the spectators, the glittering prizes or the media coverage.
Feb 27, 2017
Culling stray dogs: Civic bodies are inflicting needless suffering on man's best friendWhat is ownership? Do we own everything in the world? Is every plant, every creature a belonging of some human. Does it have no right to live?
Feb 14, 2017
Climate change impact on animals 'under-appreciated', says recent studyNearly half of endangered land mammals and a quarter of birds are already harmed by climate change — a much higher segment than previously thought, researchers have found.