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Feeling Isolated? Video Chat with a Puppy!
Feeling Isolated? Video Chat with a Puppy!

One non-profit is bringing the joy of live animals straight to your home with virtual pet visits. The Animal Farm Foundation recently launched a free virtual pet visit program called Pets Together. The program aims to brighten spirits amid the isolation and loneliness brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. Video chats with puppies are just […]

How Drones Help Protect Retired Communities
How Drones Help Protect Retired Communities

Just announced, two major Fortune 500 companies will team up to provide prescription delivery via drones to patients living in the USA’s largest retirement community. Global leader in logistics and business technology, UPS, issued a statement saying they would be joining forces with healthcare giant, CVS, to facilitate drone delivery of prescription medicines. UPS (NYSE:UPS) and CVS […]

Kroger Donates ‘Tidal Wave of Milk’ to Food Banks
Kroger Donates ‘Tidal Wave of Milk’ to Food Banks

The Kroger Family of Companies recently announced an expansion to its Dairy Rescue Program aimed at supporting families during the COVID-19 pandemic. In a press release on April 30th, Kroger said they will process and donate about 200,000 gallons of milk to food banks and community organizations. With the world experiencing an overall dairy surplus, […]

Oprah’s $2 Million Donation Feeds 5,000+ Families
Oprah’s $2 Million Donation Feeds 5,000+ Families

Oprah Winfrey is partnering with Tennessee State University and Mount Zion Baptist Church to provide grocery gift cards to families in need. The NashvilleNurtures program will support at least 5,000 families struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic. “It reminds me of all those years I was doing favorite things on the show, so I would have […]

How Ending Wildlife Trade Can Prevent Pandemics
How Ending Wildlife Trade Can Prevent Pandemics

Over the past 40 years, the most devastating pandemics have all come from animal origin but nobody seems to talk about reforming wildlife trade….until now. The Center for Biological Diversity and the Natural Resources Defense Council released an action plan detailing steps to end wildlife trade in the US. The plan includes four categories of […]

Animal Captivity’s Animatronic Alternative
Animal Captivity’s Animatronic Alternative

Zoos and aquariums can be great educational resources and can help protect endangered species but many conservationists question the morality of captivity. Modern robotics may have the answer to our moral dilemma, life-like animatronic animals. This development could change how we view conservation and education for years to come. A Need Rises Due to the […]