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“Operation Angry Birds” New York’s largest cockfighting ring in history Busted!

Operation Angry Birds

 More than 3,000 birds were rescued in the bust of New York’s largest cockfighting ring in history. ‘Operation Angry Birds’ targeted locations in Queens, Brooklyn and Ulster County with help from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) and the Ulster County Sheriff’s office, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said last night.   Read More »

One of The Worlds rarest birds “The Bali Starling” nearly goes extinct due to high demand from the illegal pet trade [Short Documentary]

Bali Starling2

One of the most rare and critically engendered Birds  on the planet,  the Beautiful “Bali starling ”  Faced extinction due to its popularity amongst the pet trade collectors.The Bali starling is native only  to a very small region and its populations where extremely vulnerable, mostly from local villagers who collect the wild specimen and sold them in the black market. ... Read More »

Why Birds Fly In V Formation

Why Birds Fly In V Formation

New research proves that birds in V formation arrange themselves in aerodynamically optimum positions Birds flying in a distinctive V formation strategically position themselves in aerodynamically optimum positions, and experience positive aerodynamic interactions that maximize upwash (“good air”) capture, according to a study the journal Nature by researchers at Royal Veterinary College, University of London. The data, captured from free-flying ... Read More »

New Owl species Discovered In Indonesia

Rinjani scops owl

A unique whistling call has led scientists to discover a new owl on the Indonesian island of Lombok, according to a new study in PLoS ONE. Two scientific expeditions, occurring separately but within a few days of each other, both noticed something different about the calls coming from owls on Lombok. The owl on Lombok was long-thought to be a ... Read More »