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Did You Know? Farmed Animals…

Did you know that worldwide about 70 billion farm animals are now reared for food each year? Most of these animals are not considered sentient beings, only products to be used.Help ASI spread awareness on World Day for Farmed Animals. Check out the infographic for...

Did You Know? Rhinos…

ASI is celebrating rhinos on World Rhino Day! SavetheRhino.org estimates that there were 500,000 rhinos across Africa and Asia at the beginning of the 20th century. Today the group says there are 29,000 rhinos left in the wild. Although poaching has declined since...

Did You Know? Snakes…

Today is World Snake Day! Did you know that the oldest known snake fossils have been dated to between 143 and 167 million years ago? Join ASI in celebrating these unique and often misunderstood reptiles. Learn some fun facts with the infographic below, and check out...

Did You Know? Chickens…

It’s International Respect for Chickens Day! Have you hugged a chicken today?? Let’s celebrate this special day by showing compassion toward chickens and educating others on this under-appreciated bird. Check out the infographic below for some interesting facts, and...

Did You Know? Penguins…

ASI is celebrating penguins today! In honor of National Penguin Day, check out our latest edition in our Did You Know series… of course it’s dedicated to our feathered friends.  In addition, please click on the link to the 2018 Journal of Applied Animal Welfare...