Animals/Pets

'Under the Sea' celebration theme for BREEF party
'Under the Sea' celebration theme for BREEF party

November 18, 2015

The Bahamas Reef Environment Educational Foundation, (BREEF) will hold a fundraising party on Saturday November 28th at the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas with a theme suitably reflective of their endeavors: ‘Under the Sea’.

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BNT intern helps prevent sea turtles from extinction
BNT intern helps prevent sea turtles from extinction

November 18, 2015

The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) continues to contribute to the conservation of sea turtles, which remain on the global endangered species list.

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Bahamian Students Receive Hands On Lesson in Bonefish Conservation

November 11, 2015

It is a well-known fact that our oceans are in serious trouble from a combination of over-fishing, pollution, and unsustainable development.

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Veterinarians trained in marine mammal stranding response

November 09, 2015

After its most recent marine mammal stranding workshop, geared toward veterinarians in The Bahamas, the Bahamas Marine Mammal Research Organisation (BMMRO) network is now 21 people stronger.

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BHS Hurricane Joaquin Pop-Up Fundraiser

November 03, 2015

Come on out to John Watling's this Friday! - A donation of $30 and two cans of pet food gets you in the door for a fun-filled evening that supports the work the BHS is doing for rescue work after the hurricane.

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Bahamas Humane Society to Rescue Animals Hurt by Hurricane Joaquin.

October 07, 2015

The Bahamas Humane Society is assessing the predicament of animals impacted by the catastrophic Hurricane Joaquin.

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MOT, NAS and BNT partner for world-class bird watching training workshop

October 01, 2015

The Ministry of Tourism (MOT), the National Audubon Society (NAS) and the Bahamas National Trust (BNT) recently held a special bird watching training workshop in Central Andros to help train persons looking to get involved in this new, lucrative niche market.

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2015 BHS Photo Competition
2015 BHS Photo Competition

September 30, 2015

The 2015 BHS Awards Evening was well-attended and enjoyed by all. Here are the winners!

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Dolphins and Democracy
Dolphins and Democracy

September 28, 2015

For 25 years reEarth has fought for environmental and animals rights.

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Third Annual Potcakeman Triathlon gets a boost from PowerAde

August 28, 2015

On September 5th, BAARK! (Bahamas Alliance for Animal Rights and Kindness) will host its third triathlon on Jaws Beach.

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EARTHCARE presents to Coach Nathan's camp

August 11, 2015

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama -- One again, EARTHCARE presented to tennis campers attending Coach Nathan O'Connor's Tennis Camp. Bahamian environmental issues were the focus.

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BHS Summer Fun Annual Photography Contest 2015
BHS Summer Fun Annual Photography Contest 2015

July 21, 2015

Pull out your cameras and start taking those holiday photos! The BHS 2015 Summer Fun Photography Contest is underway! We invite you to participate in this annual photo contest, sponsored by Mr. Photo and Bahamas Local...

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Solomon's Supercenter hosts Love Your Pet/s Day
Solomon's Supercenter hosts Love Your Pet/s Day

July 14, 2015

If the customers barked at staff on Saturday, employees at a special event outside Solomon’s Super Center didn’t mind. They just turned around and offered them a biscuit...

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Solomon's Super Center hosts 'Love Your Pet Day'

July 14, 2015

If the customers barked at staff on Saturday, employees at a special event outside Solomon's Super Center didn't mind. They just turned around and offered them a biscuit.

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UNEXSO proudly supports BNT dive tag campaign

July 07, 2015

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama - As many of the Bahamas National Trust's (BNT) marine national parks are spectacular dive areas for both locals and visitors, the BNT recently launched a dive tag program.

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Bahamas Humane Society CAT SPECIAL

May 08, 2015

From now until May 30th, all cats and kittens are two-for-one...

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BNT receives global recognition for shark conservation
BNT receives global recognition for shark conservation

April 08, 2015

United Nations ambassadors from ten countries descended on Eleuthera to learn about The Bahamas' shark sanctuary, which was officially established four years ago, and to get lessons from leading research scientists on new discoveries when it comes to sharks.

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Shark population presents ecotourism, research options

March 12, 2015

Bolstered research and conservation efforts to protect The Bahamas' shark population will allow the country to explore the "untapped potential" of its fledgling ecotourism product, according to a Cape Eleuthera Institute (CEI) official.

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Farmer Cates Showcased Livestock at the 2015 GRAC Agriculture Expo

March 10, 2015

Food security begins with empowering livestock farmers to raise healthy pigs, goats, sheep, and chickens for a sustainable local industry...

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Save horses from a life of misery

March 06, 2015

Recently there has been a lot of talk, lobbying and pleading by many people (too many to name) in order to stop another "ride your horse on the beach" business opening up in Harbor Island.

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