One Green Planet: How Esther the Wonder Pig Helped Save the Lives of 10 Pigs from North Carolina

Esther the Wonder Pig

This article was originally published by One Green Planet. (By Laura Lee Cascada) We all know and love Esther the Wonder Pig, the “micro pig” who fell into the arms of Canadian couple Derek Walter and Steve Jenkins and then kept growing, and growing, and growing. At 650 pounds, today she fills Facebook, Instagram, and […]

Why Are Millions of These Caterpillars So Hungry?

Monarch Caterpillars - The Every Animal Project

(By Laura Lee Cascada / Photos by Alysoun Mahoney) These caterpillars sure are hungry. And they’ve struck gold, munching their way through an all-you-can-eat milkweed buffet. But many others aren’t so lucky. On a beautiful plot of land in Virginia, these two were seen plumping themselves up, preparing to blossom into the striking orange-and-black butterflies […]

This Shaggy Dog Beat Heartworms–Now the Art He Inspired Is Saving Others Like Him

Teddy - Wags 4 Hope - The Every Animal Project

(By Laura Lee Cascada / Photographs by Annie Blumenfeld) Meet Teddy. Four years ago, he bounded into Connecticut teen Annie Blumenfeld’s life and changed it forever. Now, in 2016, Teddy spends his days watching chickens and roosters peck around the neighborhood, eagerly awaiting his next adventure with each walk and car ride. He lives a […]