Badgers are shy and nocturnal animals. It’s time to challenge false perceptions and end the cruelty towards this iconic mammal.
Spotted hyenas provide ecosystem services that improve human welfare and contribute to sustainable development goals.
Geronimo is an eight year-old alpaca who has twice tested positive for bovine tuberculosis.
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Boats and companies have been treated as legal persons in the past. Why not an alpaca?
Environmentalists protest HS2.
The new railway might destroy some wildlife habitats but what if it helps tackle climate change?
Warthogs are believed to be potential hosts of bovine TB.
Warthogs are an important species in managing bovine TB.
The unpopular badger cull has had only ‘modest’ success in reducing bovine TB, according to a recent report. What would an alternative approach that was effective and humane look like?
Frog chytrid may have been spread by humans. It is a fungus that has decimated amphibian species.
As much as animals may pass on viruses to humans, humans pass on viruses which are sometimes lethal to the animal world as well.
Buffalo are the main wildlife carriers of Bovine TB, a disease that poses a threat not only to animals but also to humans.
People living in close proximity to animals infected with Bovine TB are at a risk of contracting the disease through drinking their milk and eating their meat.
Up close and personal to the bovine TB epidemic.
Bovine tuberculosis is a major problem in the UK: in 2013 around 8m cattle were tested and 32,000 slaughtered at a cost of an estimated £100m, including compensation – a huge economic burden that makes…
I for one welcome our new TB-resistant bovine overlords.
Despite scientists’ intensive efforts over many decades, bovine tuberculosis continues to be a problem in many parts of the world, not least in England, where it leads to the slaughter of thousands of…