The wildlife conservation world is abuzz after learning about the extinct status of the Western black rhino in Africa by the IUCN yesterday. Rhinos have been hunted to extinction for their horns, which supposedly possess medical properties according to Traditional Chinese Medicine. There is no scientific proof. Conservationists have been working tirelessly to protect these endangered pachyderms. They are truly heroes. Yet, I wonder if … Continue reading Save the Rhino, but Kill the Cow?
Three legged Albie the goat was sprawled on a patch of hay with his nose glued to his food, Timmy the wild turkey strutted his stuff and the two recently rescued cows, Kaylie and Mike Jr., relaxed in a green paddock under an overcast sky. Chickens ran freely, the pigs made contented grunts as they ate their greens and the woolly sheep patiently let visitors … Continue reading Considering Going Vegetarian? Visit the Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary