Wide-ranging commentary on methods to limit the exploitation of animals, from pets dogs to dolphins. Examples of animal abuse are provided along with a step-by-step guide to change. Australian co-authors, Singer (author of TAnimal Liberation') and Barbara Dover (a former Animal Liberation official), have extensively adapted the book from a US book of the same name by Ingrid Newkirk, the US National Director of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), published in 1990.
Humpback whales are majestic mammals of the sea and are loved by many people. So why are they under threat of extinction? Find out all about these magnificent creatures, the threats that they face, what is being done to try and save them and how you can help to answer their SOS call.
Save the Planet: Helping Endangered Animals applies the NCTE/IRA Standards to science and social studies content. Each book sends the reader on a fact-finding mission, posing an initial challenge and concluding with questions and answers. Through engaging, interactive scenarios, learners can experiment with text prediction, purpose-driven research, and creative problem solving—all critical thinking skills—while learning about ways to care for our planet.
It’s Summer Holidays. Can the four have a holiday without an adventure? I think not. They find some poor animals that need rescuing from two cruel men, Bill and Mark Carter. Will they rescue them in time for the end of the holiday? And will they get out of the little trap that the men set for them in time? Well I don’t know. So get reading and find out.
Saving Animals from Disaster : Life-changing Stories and Pratical Suggestions
Author: Allen Anderson
Publisher: New World Library
An animal rescue team draws on hundreds of interviews with volunteers, survivors, and government officials to trace the success stories and tragedies associated with the Hurricane Katrina animal rescue efforts, in an account that explains the roles of volunteers while making recommendations for how to help during future disasters. Original.
You’re never too young to change the world Do you want to help animals but are not sure how? Or maybe you are already helping animals and want to do more. Whether you’re seven years old or seventeen, Saving Animals: A Future Activist's Guide — a lively, interactive, hands-on guide to animal and environmental activism for young people of all ages — will show you how This timely book covers all aspects of animal protection — from pets to farm animals to wildlife — as well as how to make the world a better place for animals through vegan outreach, animal advocacy, and volunteerism. Whatever your personality, skillset, or age, you’ll find something in this book to inspire you. In addition to information on why animal protection is vital for all living beings as well as our planet, this book is filled with the interviews and stories of more than two dozen young activists, ranging in age from seven to twenty-two, all of whom are doing amazing things to help create a kinder world. You’ll learn how fun and easy it is to be vegan, discover what kinds of outreach will best fit your style, and find hope for a better future. “We may be young, but we’re also powerful. People will see us speaking up for animals and will realize that they, too, can make positive changes. Our voices will be heard.” --Emma Black (14), Wollongong, Australia