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A Case of Contagious Conflict [Research]

Contagious Conflict

How Dogs and Farmers in South Africa Are Saving Big Cats [Around the World]

Written for South Africa’s Cheetah Outreach Trust in coordination with the Australia Zoo Wildlife Warrior program. This piece explains how farmers are using a specific breed of dog to mitigate for and prevent livestock predation and predator retaliation in South Africa.

Money, Nature, and Disease [Research]

When you think of the word poverty, what comes to mind? Do you think of financial problems, a lack of food, and/or poor living conditions? While most people might – have you ever considered that economic growth could be related to disease creating organisms in our environment?

Zoos and Stress [Research]

Despite how natural to the human eye wildlife enclosures may appear – there are often various unnatural stimuli animals in captivity must combat with. These stimuli create various stress induced responses within the animals that are harmful to their happiness and well-being.

The Truth in Our Night Skies [Research]

The Sky is dark at night, right? Well, yes – but just how dark should it be and how dare are we making it? Have a look at how man-made light can impact more than just our ability to see the stars.

Allow me to introduce myself and “Why Should You Care”… [Britt’s Thoughts]

Hi! Nice to meet you! After you read this brief post – check out the “a little about the author” section at the top of this page.