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CHINA BANS SALE OF DOG MEAT AT YULIN FESTIVAL

In what can only be described as a huge victory for dog and animal lovers around the world, China has banned the sale of dog meat during the annual Yulin dog meat festival.

FASHION PHOTOGRAPHER SHOOTS SHELTER PETS

Famed fashion photographer Richard Phibbs works with celebrities and models regularly, including Jay-Z, Meryl Streep, and Hillary Clinton. But some of his favorite subjects are of the four-legged variety.

LAST ORCA BIRTH AT SEAWORLD

SeaWorld announced last year that the theme park would be ending its captive orca breeding program. And the company just confirmed that Takara, the 25 year old killer whale, will be giving birth to the last orca at the San Antonio park in the coming weeks.

HUNTING HIBERNATING BEARS + WOLF FAMILIES

In yet another dramatic turn in the wellbeing of wildlife under the Trump administration, The US House of Representatives voted to overturn a cruel ban on hunting practices that previously protected animals in Alaskan refuges.