learning that numerous injured and orphaned wild animals were left to languish
without sustenance and forced to live in utter squalor at the home of a state-licensed
wildlife rehabilitator—and after encouraging our whistleblower complainant to
obtain vital video footage needed to support the allegations—we got Florida
officials to launch a two-month investigation, after which the wildlife rehabilitator
was charged with 24 violations. Not only have all the animals since been
removed from the rehabilitator's care, the individual's wildlife rehabilitation
permit was also pulled.
Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights? Read more.