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Tag: Animals

A different kind of therapy

This animal-assisted therapy program helps children, veterans, families, and dolphins — all while teaching marine science education.

How one moon bear saved the lives of 600 others

Jill Robinson founded the Animals Asia Foundation after experiencing the cruelty of bear bile farming firsthand.

Man’s best friend, helping to heal

A retired Marine Corps Corporal who has a mild traumatic brain injury and battles post-traumatic stress says his service dog has been a lifeline.

Defending family farmers

Since 1994, Family Farm Defenders has been organizing farmers and consumers to positively transform our food system.

Back-to-school time for orphaned baby orangutans

In the tropical rainforest of Borneo, Indonesia, there's a very unique school with some very special students.

How Green Chimneys gives special needs students and their families hope for the future

like a therapeutic residential facility that supports 250 students and 200 animals.

A new kind of therapy for veterans

On this Connecticut farm, retired polo horses provide comfort and structure for combat veterans and first responders.

From shelter to saving lives

Once an abandoned dog at an animal shelter, Chief the dog is now professionally trained to search and rescue people during disasters.