Bamboo, an Asian elephant, walks at the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle last month. Elephants, one of the most popular animals at American zoos, could become very hard to find over the next few decades they die and the rest congregate in the handful of zoos capable of caring for the large animals. Facilities like Seattle's have already decided to move their elephants to another zoo so they can join a larger herd.
It’s Time for Hollywood to Stop Whitewashing Asian Characters- throughout history we have done this, if you look at Centennial the mini series Michael Ansara played Lame Beaver the chief of his tribe and he is from Syria! Are there no Native American men that could have played that part? Read this and see what you think
Americanfolklore.net: This folklore site contains retellings of folktales, myths, legends, fairy tales, superstitions, weatherlore, and ghost stories from all over the Americas. A-Z index and categories to make browsing easier.
Eastern Box Turtle - Terrapene carolina carolina The box turtle gets its name from its centrally hinged plastron (lower shell), which enables both front and rear portions of the plastron to be drawn up tightly against the carapace (upper shell). This "boxes in" the turtle for protection. The greatest threat to Ohio's box turtles is the thoughtless driver who makes no attempt to avoid running over them as they lumber across the highway. ! Ohio Status: Species of Concern
Marlee is a petite pure bred Himalayan without paperwork to prove it. She lived with a retired woman who could not take care of her anymore because of health issues and had to give her away. Marlee is at least 9 years old and toothless. She loves to be petted and look out of the window.Marlee is very calm and laid back and prefers a quiet home maybe that of a retired person. We would love to find her a home fast, we believe she deserves to curl up on the couch rather than on a towel in a…