08 Jul '11, 9pm

Bear Cub Rescued | Care2 Causes

Bear Cub Rescued | Care2 Causes

A few weeks ago, a young male bear was allegedly discovered by a Slovenian family. The family wanted to raise him but the authorities wanted to confiscate the little bear because the keeping conditions were unsuitable for his development. The bear, known as “Lucky,” was to be raised in the family’s garden alongside a dog and children — a worrying idea which posed obvious practical problems. “Bears are wild animals and cannot be domesticated,” explains Johanna Stadler, director of FOUR PAWS. “After just a few weeks in such unfamiliar surroundings, young animals are so psychologically damaged that they can no longer be returned to the wild. Within a year, a bear grows so large that it becomes dangerous to both animals and humans.” The little bear then vanished from his temporary enclosure, just one day before a FOUR PAWS team and the authorities were to arrive to discuss tak...

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Bear Will Not Be Euthanized After Yellowstone Mauling | Care2 Causes

Bear Will Not Be Euthanized After Yellowstone M...

care2.com 08 Jul '11, 9pm

Officials at Yellowstone National Park said a female grizzly bear that attacked and killed a hiker earlier this week was t...

Yellowstone Bear Tragedy

Yellowstone Bear Tragedy

care2.com 08 Jul '11, 9pm

By now you may have already heard about the grizzly bear attack and death of a hiker in Yellowstone. The man who died and ...

Italian Police Stop Bear Banquet (VIDEO) | Care2 Causes

Italian Police Stop Bear Banquet (VIDEO) | Care...

care2.com 03 Jul '11, 11pm

Italian police did (if you ask me) did the right think in breaking up a banquet of bear meat hosted by the Northern League...

How The GOP Wants To Force Women To Bear More Children | Care2 Causes

How The GOP Wants To Force Women To Bear More C...

care2.com 10 Jul '11, 9am

In a new assault on the war on women, Planned Parenthood clinics in New Hampshire are no longer able to offer birth contro...

Bear Baying: Chaining Animals For Sport - I wou...

care2.com 04 Jul '11, 1am

You know, I expect this in the south. Men down there marry their own damn brothers, so why expect normal behavior from the...

The Importance of Being Vegan

The Importance of Being Vegan

care2.com 08 Jul '11, 6am

“If a man earnestly seeks a righteous life, his first act of abstinence is from animal food.” - Leo Tolstoy … Intellectual...

Success! Commercial Shark Fishing Banned in the Bahamas | Care2 Causes

Success! Commercial Shark Fishing Banned in the...

care2.com 07 Jul '11, 7pm

Commercial fisheries kill up to 73 million sharks annually, threatening the future of hundreds of endangered shark species...

7 Billion Reasons to Care about World Populatio...

care2.com 11 Jul '11, 9pm

This is NOT an enormous planet nor is it one with endless resources. Humans are selfish, self important & self centred cre...

Photos of a Girl’s Gang-Rape Go Viral on Facebook | Care2 Causes

Photos of a Girl’s Gang-Rape Go Viral on Facebo...

care2.com 09 Jul '11, 5pm

In one of the most horrifying stories I’ve read in a while, a Canadian girl was gang-raped at a rave last weekend by seven...

Red Wine is "Exercise in a Bottle"? | Care2 Causes

Red Wine is "Exercise in a Bottle"? | Care2 Causes

care2.com 05 Jul '11, 5pm

An ingredient in red wine, resveratrol , can — based on experiments done in rats, mind you — negate the effects of a seden...

New Wheelchair for Jack the Dog | Care2 Causes

New Wheelchair for Jack the Dog | Care2 Causes

care2.com 12 Jul '11, 9am

What sort of person steals a dog’s wheelchair? That’s what Rhode Island resident, Marilyn Proulx must have been wondering ...

Tiger races back to the wild after being rescued from a poacher's snare

Tiger races back to the wild after being rescue...

care2.com 05 Jul '11, 6am

The hulking beast, named Victor, was nursed back to health by experts for a week after being caught in a brutal snare set ...