Animals

It’s hard to imagine a gutsier or more provocative campaign than the one currently being executed by pet food manufacturer Nutrience, via ads posted on Toronto transit shelters and TTC vehicles...
It's a dog's life, they say. In the case of dogs in such remote communities of northern Ontario as Attawapiskat, Moose Factory, and Moosonee, that life is all too often short and brutal....
If Slash hadn't put all his heart and soul into music and becoming one of the world's greatest rock guitarists, perhaps he would've sought a career in zoology? He is a trustee of the...
When Mother Nature bestows something rare and wonderful, it's best to use it as a source of goodwill and charity. That's the thinking shared by the human caregivers behind Giant George,...
Veteran Canadian actor William Shatner remains best known as Captain James Kirk from the famed TV series Star Trek. As Kirk, Shatner piloted the starship Enterprise through the galaxies, but...
When Sandra Pady relocated to the Guelph countryside from Toronto with her husband Dave more than 20 years ago, the last thing they imagined or expected was to establish a donkey sanctuary. But due...
Standing next to five tonnes of fully grown Asian elephant is not an everyday experience. Neither is having a half pineapple deftly snatched from your hands by a six-foot-long grey probing trunk. But...
Sometimes losing something that means everything can lead to a calling that means so much more. Such is the case for Wendy Huntbatch who in 1993 founded the World Parrot Refuge in Coombs, British...
Pet Fun Fest and Adopt A Pet-a-thon is a unique indoor event being held at Toronto’s Downsview Park, February 13 and 14 at Studio 3 (40 Carl Hall Road) that includes guest speakers, seminars,...
Whether abandoned by overwhelmed pet owners, saved from slaughterhouses or discarded due to disability, an unusual collection of animals have lucked out in finding forever homes at the Snooters Farm...

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