17 Nov '11, 6am

Victory! Australian Sharks Safe From Cull | Care2 Causes

Victory! Australian Sharks Safe From Cull | Care2 Causes

Sharks have been active in the clear, jewel-like waters of Western Australia (WA) in recent years. In fact, there have been four shark attack fatalities in the past fourteen months. This highly unusual number spawned a recent review of the region’s shark mitigation strategies by regional officials. In the midst of the heated debate, some local politicians and residents started making suggestions for a shark cull. Hearing this, Australian activist Ryan Kempster leapt into action. He launched a campaign to protect WA’s shark population and encourage the adoption of non-lethal control measures. Thanks to nearly 19,000 signatures on Ryan’s Care2 petition , the WA’s government took a stand against retaliatory fear this past week, investing $13.65 million into a shark response unit, further research, and swimmer education instead of destroying thousands of sharks. “This is a fan...

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Dirty Secrets: Do You Know What's In Your Cleaning Products? | Care2 Causes

Dirty Secrets: Do You Know What's In Your Clean...

care2.com 17 Nov '11, 9pm

What do you look for in a household cleaner? Consumers generally look for something that works, smells nice, and isn’t goi...

Namibia's Annual Seal Slaughter | Care2 Causes

Namibia's Annual Seal Slaughter | Care2 Causes

care2.com 16 Nov '11, 8pm

Many people know Namibia only as the place where Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s twin girls were born a few years ago. Most...

Dog Dies on Flight: Safe Pet Travel Tips | Care2 Healthy Living

Dog Dies on Flight: Safe Pet Travel Tips | Care...

care2.com 17 Nov '11, 10pm

A pug traveling in the pet cargo area was found dead on arrival after a flight from Moscow to New York on November 1st. At...

Conservation body agrees to protect silky sharks

Conservation body agrees to protect silky sharks

straitstimes.com 19 Nov '11, 11am

Marine advocacy groups say delegates at an international conservation meeting have agreed on steps to protect the silk sha...

Ohio Set To Reject Anti-Voter Bill | Care2 Causes

care2.com 17 Nov '11, 4pm

Ohio voters have decided that the consequences of the November 2010 elections and the rise of Gov. John Kasich (R) are sim...

Toronto Zoo Says It Will Reunite "Gay" Penguins In The Spring | Care2 Causes

Toronto Zoo Says It Will Reunite "Gay" Penguins...

care2.com 17 Nov '11, 6am

Last week, the Toronto Zoo announced that it planned to split up Buddy and Pedro, two penguins who have become inseparable...

Deputy Carries Deer to Safety (video) | Care2 Causes

Deputy Carries Deer to Safety (video) | Care2 C...

care2.com 17 Nov '11, 9pm

Responding to a car versus deer accident in Huron County in Michigan last Friday, Deputy Ryan Swartz performed a potential...

Pet Insurance Fraud in U.K. | Care2 Causes

Pet Insurance Fraud in U.K. | Care2 Causes

care2.com 17 Nov '11, 12am

Was it inevitable? Many heralded the offering of pet insurance as a way to responsibly pay for a pet in need of veterinary...

Brooklyn the Greyhound will Die Without Our Help. | Care2 Causes

Brooklyn the Greyhound will Die Without Our Hel...

care2.com 16 Nov '11, 11pm

A few weeks ago, GREY2K USA board member Charmaine Settle inspected the Canidrome racetrack in Macau . Without question, t...

10-Year-Old Girl Commits Suicide After Intense ...

care2.com 16 Nov '11, 12pm

Kids bully because of what they learn at home and I know that for a fact. I was bullied for 12 years of school because my ...

Victory in Keystone XL Pipeline Fight | Care2 C...

care2.com 12 Nov '11, 11am

This news made me happy for about ten minutes and then I read an article on the CBC and the comments, which made me realiz...

.ORG donates $50,000 to Victory Junction via @d...

domainnews.com 14 Nov '11, 6am

You can read the press release after the jump : "Today, .ORG, The Public Interest Registry (PIR) proudly announced its ple...

Kansas Admits It Destroyed Documents In Case Ag...

care2.com 16 Nov '11, 2pm

A judge last week threw out charges that a Kansas City area Planned Parenthood clinic falsified records and failed to foll...

Victory! The Most Important Fish in America are Saved! | Care2 Causes

Victory! The Most Important Fish in America are...

care2.com 23 Nov '11, 8pm

Despite their tiny size and low status on the food chain, Menhaden fish really are the most important fish in America . Th...