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Monthly Archives: January 2015

Try these cashew cheese nachos for the Super Bowl. (VEGAN/VEGETARIAN)

Top 9 Vegan Super Bowl Recipes

(VEGAN/VEGETARIAN) The Super Bowl is fast approaching, and if you are throwing a party you might want to try some new vegan recipes to impress your guests. These recipes from PETA will make a delicious addition to your party and are all meat- and dairy-free. With appetizers like potato skins and nachos, meals like chili and an enchilada bake, and even desserts of cookies and brownies, these recipes will have your game day festivities covered! — Global Animal

India’s Tigers Make Roaring Comeback

(WILDLIFE CONSERVATION/ENDANGERED SPECIES) INDIA -- Poaching has proven to be the biggest factor impacting tiger populations over the years. However, India’s National Tiger Conservation Authority recently released information regarding the latest tiger numbers. Fortunately for the nation's wild tigers, there was a surge in their population last year. The survey displayed that the number of individual tigers increased from 1,706 individuals in 2010 to 2,226 in 2014. -- Global Animal
Footballs can be fun toys for your pets as well! Photo credit: Your Hub

Super Bowl Pet Names Score In Popularity

(CATS AND DOGS/PET NAMES) Have you ever thought about naming your Pomeranian after Russell Wilson or your Golden Retriever in honor of Tom Brady? Super Bowl fans show their team pride in many ways; sometimes they even name their pets after their favorite football stars! Tupanion, a pet medical insurance company, has calculated which states support either the Seahawks or the Patriots based on what people have named their pets. Read on to find out which Super Bowl team has the most pet supporters in each state! — Global Animal

Kitten vs. Toy Mouse

(FUNNY CATS/KITTENS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEO) This kitty can't quite get a grip on what's going on with this peculiar electronic mouse--with hilarious results! -- Global Animal

Beagle Puppy Practices Howl

(CUTE PUPPIES/DOGS/ANIMAL VIDEO) This little beagle puppy has one big howl. We love how earnest and eager he is to please and just get it right! -- Global Animal

Dog Plays Fetch, Returns To Find Soldier Home

(DOGS AND SOLDIERS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEO) This German Shepherd is in for a heartwarming surprise. He thought he was just playing a simple game of fetch, but when he returned his ball, he was welcomed by his dearly-missed soldier home from deployment. Click here for a compilation of our favorite dog-soldier reunions caught on tape. -- Global Animal
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Here Today, Gone Tomorrow: 5 Near-Extinct Animals

(WILDLIFE/ENDANGERED SPECIES/ANIMAL EXTINCTION) Ever since we were little, we have been fascinated with wild animals like tigers and African elephants. And now, with so much information at our fingertips, we are able to see and learn more about the animal kingdom than ever before. However, many of these species are in danger of becoming extinct due to factors like habitat loss, hunting, fishing, and disease. Sadly, our ability to see and hear about these animals in the wild may soon become a thing of the past. Take a look at the following animal species who are at risk of extinction within the next hundred years and try to imagine a world without them. -- Global Animal

Kitty Chopsticks

(CATS/FUNNY PETS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEO) This cat may not have mastered holding chopsticks, but eating with them is no problem! — Global Animal

Elana’s Meat-Free Monday: Cuban Picadillo

(VEGAN/VEGETARIAN RECIPES) This recipe is based on Cuban style picadillo, a ground beef based dish. There are many delicious brands of vegan soy crumbles that can replace the beef and you won't even notice the difference! This recipe uses Trader Joe's Beef-less Ground Beef. Traditional Cuban picadillo includes raisins, however they can be easily omitted if preferred. Picadillo is quick and easy to make, so enjoy it tonight with some black beans and white rice or fry up some tostones (a version of plantains). — Global Animal

Wolf Pups Play In Snow

(WILDLIFE/WOLVES/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEO) These wolf puppies are having a blast romping around in the snow! — Global Animal

Rambunctious Friends Play

(PETS/RABBITS/DOGS/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEO) These two unlikely friends don't let anything get in the way of a good play time! — Global Animal
Major campaigns arguing against the cruel practices of making foie gras began in 2012. Photo credit: TNT Magazine

California Caters Cruelty: Foie Gras Back On The Menu

(FOIE GRAS/ANIMAL CRUELTY) CALIFORNIA — Foie gras, a French delicacy made from duck or goose liver, will continue to appear on menus throughout California, despite activists' call for a ban. To create foie gras, producers fatten the duck or goose liver by cruelly force feeding the animal. At foie gras farms, force feeding involves shoving a metal tube down the animals' throats to inject corn into their bodies, which induces an enlarged and diseased liver. -- Global Animal

How To Hug A Baby

(DOGS AND BABIES/CUTE ANIMAL VIDEO) Dogs and babies are notoriously best friends, but sometimes even a baby's bff needs a little instruction. So, for all the slightly confused puppies out there, here is a step-by-step guide on how to properly hug a baby. — Global Animal

5 Tail-Wagging Veterinary Innovations Of 2014

(CATS AND DOGS/PET CARE) Veterinarians across the country are constantly working to ensure our pets are happy and healthy. Each year, vets use cutting-edge treatments to improve our furry friends' quality of life--whether through advancements in mobility, drug developments, or modernized surgery techniques. Continue reading below for five of the most accessible veterinary innovations of 2014. -- Global Animal