Monthly Archives: May 2016

Parrots are more than pets – they communicate!

A New York Times video collects all the tricks that parrots owned by readers can show off, but there is something about the parade which emotionally shortchanges the complex beings that parrots really are. Perhaps it is the feather plucking … Continue reading

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Heartwrenching news – gorillas vanishing as soldier food

Is there any limit to the damage we are doing to our fellow animals? SCIENCE (NYT May 3 2016) Gorillas in Danger of Extinction The population of the world’s largest primate, the Grauer’s gorilla, has plummeted 77 percent over the … Continue reading

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