Hope's Story - Chapter 1

Hope’s Story – Chapter One

This is a story about a special little person who changed my life. Her name is Hope, and she just happens to be a Vervet Monkey. Upon my arrival in South Africa in January 2013, she immediately stole my heart. ...
Zen Garden

Thich Nhat Hanh on Mindfulness

“People usually consider walking on water or in thin air a miracle. But I think the real miracle is not to walk either on water or in thin air, but to walk on earth. Every day we are engaged in a miracle which ...
Khalil Gibran

Khalil Gibran on Learning

"I have learned silence from the talkative, toleration from the intolerant, and kindness from the unkind; yet, strange, I am ungrateful to those teachers." ...
Rhino-Background

Corey Knowlton vs. the World

Corey Knowlton is a trophy hunter who earns his livelihood from violence and killing. Last week he bid $350,000 USD in a Dallas Safari Club auction to kill a majestic individual from the few remaining endang...
Dalai_Lama

The Dalai Lama on Animals

"Killing animals for sport, for pleasure, for adventure, and for hides and furs is a phenomena which is at once disgusting and distressing. There is no justification in indulging is such acts of brutality."...
Leo-Tolstoy

Leo Tolstoy on Animals

"A man can live and be healthy without killing animals for food; therefore, if he eats meat, he participates in taking animal life merely for the sake of his appetite."...
NATURE’S WAY FARM STALL

Peter Wilson & Nature’s Way Farm Stall

Peter Wilson operates a small dairy farm in The Crags, South Africa. He also kills primates. If Peter isn't killing off the local primates he's encouraging his staff to kill them via torture, shootings, stabbin...
Matt the Baboon | Global Animal Welfare Development Society

In Memoriam | Matt

Matt was a member of the Loredo Troop of wild baboons who used the Hebron Nature Reserve as part of their movement corridor between the adjacent farms and properties in The Crags, Western Cape, South Africa whe...
Matt the Baboon | Global Animal Welfare Development Society

Matt Gets Hiccups

Matt the Baboon was a friendly chap who lived in a wild troop near The Crags, Western Cape, South Africa. He was a good friend. When Matt found some fresh goodies in the garden or the fruit trees he inhaled the...
Douglas the Baboon

In Memoriam | Douglas

Douglas was a Chacma Baboon who lived in the Western Cape, South Africa. He was a member of the wild Loredo Troop who frequented the area and who used the Hebron Nature Reserve as a wildlife corridor between th...
Franco Vervet | Global Animal Welfare Development Society

In Memoriam | Franco

Franco was a rescued ex-pet Vervet Monkey undergoing rehabilitation at the Darwin Primate Group (DPG) sanctuary in the Western Cape, South Africa when he was confiscated by Cape Nature; the provincial "wildlife...