Pets and the City: The Limits of Living with Companion Animals « Kat Martindale
My only quibble is that there is nothing inherent about the limits of companion animals here…the limit is the framing of the problem among people who shelter elders and who don’t want to deal with an extra set of problems to manage, the mess, or the expense.
Controversy Erupts Over Captive Endangered Bat Colony | Wired Science | Wired.com
Wired Science has coverages of the controversy surrounding a dying zoo colony of my favorite bat, the Virginia Big-Eared Bat. The story brings up lots of questions about how and whether financially strained urban zoos are good custodians of species.