Animals/Pets

Foot-Long Ancient Tooth Discovered on Australian Beach

May 16, 2016

Five million years ago, a massive sea monster may have eviscerated sharks and whales using gigantic teeth like this.

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On Da Hook

May 12, 2016

WITH AN extensive network of reefs and uprisings, the Bahamas offers an extraordinary number and variety of reef and bottom fish.

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Baark's Carnival Night Raises $30,000!

May 10, 2016

More than 150 guests attended the second annual Carnival Night Fundraiser for local charity Baark! (Bahamas Alliance for Animal Rights and Kindness) held at 1er Cru on Saturday, April 30th.

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Pit bulls savage female owner and man on Paradise Island

May 05, 2016

A WOMAN is in critical condition in hospital after she was mauled by two pit bulls she owned last Saturday on Paradise Island.

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Severe drought forces Zimbabwe to sell off wildlife

May 04, 2016

Drought-hit Zimbabwe has invited local farmers and private game rangers to buy wild animals as it destocks national game reserves to save fauna from starvation, the wildlife authority said Wednesday.

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'It's a matter of safety': Why a UBC researcher says don't hug your dog

April 27, 2016

Owners may love hugging their pooches, but a canine expert says, for most dogs, the feeling isn't mutual.

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Dasani hydrates all Dog Days Half Marathon participants

April 22, 2016

On April 9th, at the Bahamas Adventure ground in Freeport, Grand Bahama, hundreds of two legged and four legged participants enjoyed the 2nd Annual Dog Days Half Marathon.

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BHS Quiz Night, Ball, and more!

April 20, 2016

The BHS has another busy few weeks coming up with events happening!

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Horses rescued from BASH stables

April 19, 2016

THE Bahamas Humane Society yesterday seized three horses from the Bahamas Association for Social Health, citing complaints of animal cruelty against its executive director, Terry Miller.

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Escaped crabs make a scene at airport

April 16, 2016

PASSENGERS collecting their baggage at the Lynden Pindling International Airport on Thursday were in for a surprise welcome to Nassau as they found themselves outnumbered by a cast of escaped crabs in the arrivals area...

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Man Dives Into Ocean to Rescue 700 Pound Sea Turtle Tangled in Kelp

April 13, 2016

A leatherback sea turtle once again swims freely thanks to one man's quick thinking.

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Bizarre 'cloud' of crabs off Panama baffles scientists (+video)

April 13, 2016

Oceanographers from Woods Hole found a swarm of crabs so dense they described it as a 'cloud.' What were all those crabs up to?

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BNT supports Nassau grouper research

April 11, 2016

Nassau grouper is one of the most important fishery species in The Bahamas and wider Caribbean, but due to heavy overexploitation its survival is under threat everywhere.

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Nassau grouper under threat from heavy fishing

April 08, 2016

THE NASSAU Grouper, one of the most important fishery species in the Bahamas and wider Caribbean, is under threat of survival because of heavy over-fishing, according to scientists.

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BINGO! Sweet puppy needs a special home

April 06, 2016

The Humane Society of Grand Bahama's Annual General Meeting will be held Tuesday, August 19th at 6:00 p.m. at the Garden of the Groves Garden Cafe. All current members of the HSGB are invited to attend this important meeting.

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Local Businesses Come Together for 'Dog Days' Health Expo

April 04, 2016

The Second Annual ‘Dog Days’ Half Marathon race and Health Expo will be held this Saturday, April 9th, and is shaping up to be fit and healthy.

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Nine dogs burned to death in attack on store's premises

March 24, 2016

A DISTRAUGHT store manager yesterday bemoaned the senseless killing of nine caged dogs kept at her family's premises, who she said were all set on fire and "burnt to a crisp" by two unknown men for "no apparent reason".

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The tale of Charlie

March 23, 2016

I was one of 4 pups born in late 2003 at a garbage dump on Great Abaco Island, The Bahamas. Were it not for a caring local resident, Molly Roberts, I may not have survived a week.

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Coral Reef Nurseries Constructed at Atlantis to Help Sustain Coral Life

March 22, 2016

Atlantis, Paradise Island is serious about the sustainability of the country’s natural resources, and as such is continuing to play a ‘big brother’ role in achieving this goal.

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