Grandfather Bear

The following poem was written by my husband, Ed Israel, who is a professional story teller.  In light of the recent massacre of bears I think this delivers a powerful message and I would like to share it with my friends on Cecil’s Pride. They called me Grandfather Bear, I lived in the Marsh land…

“BLOOD LIONS” hits television screens in AMERICA

On 7th October, MSNBC will present the American television premiere of “Blood Lions,” a compelling documentary which takes audiences inside the so called “canned lion hunting” industry in South Africa. Blood Lions will air at 22.00 on the East Coast and at 23.00 (West Coast). “Blood Lions” follows environmental journalist and safari operator, Ian Michler, and…

Sept 15 Protest Outside Palmer’s Office

Tuesday protest outside Palmer’s office. More people are coming out to join us as we let Walter Palmer know that he is not off the hook. Photo Credits to Brenda, Amy and Melissa. Check out more pictures from our protest yesterday here. We have reports that a separate group has been protesting outside his MN residence later today. Word from…

A Zebra’s Life and Stripes

One of Africa’s most beautiful animals is the zebra because of it’s beautiful coat.  Zebras, who are related to horses and donkeys, are generally thought to have white coats with black stripes when, actually, they have black skin with white coats.  A zebras stripes are to them as fingerprints are to us.  Each zebra has…

International Wildlife Bond (IWB) Launched!

After plenty of preparation, IWB’s Website went live earlier today (3 September 2015)! IWB Website. In the wake of Cecil’s loss to the world (plus those before him and regrettably, those still at threat), IWB is intended as a new ‘digital’ approach to animal welfare action and campaigning. IWB aims to assist anti-Poaching efforts, plus advancing anti-Trophy Hunting and anti-‘Canned’ Hunting campaigns.…