Articles Tagged with conservation

Corey Knowlton Pays $350,000 To Hunt And Kill Rare Black Rhino

Corey Knowlton

Corey Knowlton is a Texan hunter who on Saturday won an auction in Dallas for the right to hunt and kill one of the 5,000 black rhinos remaining on planet Earth. Now, Knowlton has responded to the outcry on his Facebook page. According to The Los Angeles Times, the auction took place at the Dallas… Read more »

Every Newborn Baby Gorilla Gets Their Own Festival In Rwanda

Newborn baby gorillas get their own festival in Rwanda

Newborn baby gorillas don’t happen every day in Rwanda, but, when they do, it’s as good a reason as any to throw a festival. It’s understandable that the country would make a big deal out of every new ape that’s born – they are one of the most endangered species in the world. There are… Read more »

Southwest Airlines Flies Late Blooming Monarch Butterfly To Texas

Airline Gives Butterfly A Lift To San Antonio

A late-blooming Monarch Butterfly is getting the royal treatment from Southwest Airlines. The stranded butterfly emerged from her cocoon too late to join the swarm for the fall migration to Mexico. In order help her complete the journey, the airline will be flying the Monarch from Albany, New York To San Antonio, Texas. It is… Read more »

Water-Loving Dog Kira Goes Swimming With Dolphins [Video]

dog swimming with dolphins

The video of Kira swimming with dolphins in South Africa has to be one of the cutest videos to ever go viral on YouTube. Dogs may still be man’s best friend, but Kira, a black Labrador, and the pod of dolphins have become pretty close pals as well. The dog swimming with dolphins video created… Read more »