Welcome, visitor! [ Register | Login


rentwithpetscanada


Post Free Listing

Albania seeks to liberate chained bears

General September 27, 2016

Displayed in cages in Albania's restaurants or shackled on beaches, the bears' role is to attract tourists, who can pose with them for one euro per photographThe two five-year-old Albanian bears carry physical and mental scars from their days of mistreatment and captivity — Pashuk has marks from the tight chain on his neck, while Tomi is an alcoholic. The pair are temporarily staying in Tirana zoo after they were rescued from their jailers, amid a new drive to liberate the Balkan country's cruelly caged brown bears. There are up to 250 of them roaming free in Albania's mountains, according to the international animal rights group Four Paws.


Animal and Pet News

No Tags

46 total views, 1 today

  

Sponsored Links

  • Gizmo

    by on June 28, 2017 - 0 Comments

    Hi SCARS, Gizmo joined our family two years ago now. We were hesitant adopting a senior animal, especially because Gizmo had some pre-existing conditions, but I would never change our decision to bring Gizmo into our home. He is quite the character. Every day when I get home, I’m greeted by Gizmo running around and

    The post Gizmo appeared first on Second Chance Animal Rescue Society.

    Second Chance Animal Rescue Society

  • BC SPCA Investigating New Case of Chicken Cruelty Caught on Tape

    by on July 4, 2017 - 0 Comments

    ABBOTSFORD, B.C.—The BC SPCA is investigating a disturbing new case of chicken industry abuse. In the early hours of June 28, a B.C. resident was walking her dog down a public street when she witnessed abuse at a chicken facility. She saw and recorded workers clutching multiple chickens upside down in each hand, throwing the struggling chickens into... Read more » Animal Justice

  • Have Your Say: Government Developing Food Policy for Canada

    by on July 12, 2017 - 0 Comments

    The federal government is developing Canada first-ever food policy! A national food policy would address the entire food cycle—from the moment seeds are planted, until the food is prepared and eaten. The policy will set a long-term vision for the health, environmental, social, and economic goals related to food, while identifying actions Canada can take in... Read more » Animal Justice

  • PEI Quietly Banned Circuses with Exotic Animals

    by on July 14, 2017 - 0 Comments

    Canada’s smallest province just took a huge legal leap forward for animals by banning the use of exotic animals in circuses! This groundbreaking rule is part of a larger package of new regulations for animal protection in the province. Although there’s still a lot of room for improvement, PEI deserves credit for making some major... Read more » Animal Justice

  • Casper

    by on July 18, 2017 - 0 Comments

    When I adopted Casper, she was shy and scared of everything! Now, 7 years later, she has changed and grown so much! She still does new things that surprise me and whoever said an old dog can’t learn new tricks was wrong! It’s been so rewarding having her around. Thanks SCARS for doing the work

    The post Casper appeared first on Second Chance Animal Rescue Society.

    Second Chance Animal Rescue Society

Article Categories

Article Archives

Who's Online

  • 0 Members.
  • 2 Guests.