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." ...

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 endangered Black Rhino in the world, on the pretext that...

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 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 where I spent six months working to save the Darwin P...
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 authorities". While in his temporary housing at T...

Bean Loves Raspberries

Bean is a mischievous and playful rescued Chacma Baboon - he was raised by human parents after his baboon family was murdered by farmers. He's quite used to interacting with people. This video was taken in the ...
Troop Life

Troop Life

Six months living with rescued and wild primates has deeply affected me. For the better - mostly - but I'm also left somewhat haunted by the similarities between us. I've seen shocking cruelty executed towards primates by disconnected humans who apparently fee...

Dalai Lama on Animals

"Life is as dear to a mute creature as it is to man. Just as one wants happiness and fears pain, just as one wants to live and not die, so do other creatures."...