C. Caring for Self and Others





1. Are We Having Fun Yet?

2. Connections

3. Designer Dogs

4. Down the Road

5. Everyday Acts

6. Hidden Intelligence

7. Homes for Hoppers Captive Companions

8. Russell Clarence

9. Patterson

10. In the News

11. Lights, Camera, Abuse?

12. One of the Family

13. Raining Cats and Dogs (possibly being eliminated)

14. One Lucky Saturday

15. You Have an Owner

16. Scientists Young and Old

17. Sporting

18. Struggle and Balance

19. What If?

20. Your Wild Home

21. Everyone Loses

22. Seeking Freedom

23. Learning About Life?

24. Below the Surface



1. Are We Having Fun Yet


Background Information Source:


Laule, Gail and Margaret Whittaker. "Protected Contact—Beyond the Barrier." Active Environments, Inc. 2000.

Web: http://www.activeenvironments.org/pdf/PC_Beyond_Barrier.pdf

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/61KrWXnqa


Story Sources:


Story One


"Meet Our Elephants." The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee.

Web: http://www.elephants.com/meetElephants.php

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/61KrwkEH7


Story Two


"Meet the Elephants." PAWS (Performing Animal Welfare Society) Wildlife Sanctuaries.

Web: http://www.pawsweb.org/meet_elephants.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/61Ksexkz8


Story Three


Mott, Maryann. "Elephant Abuse Charges Add Fuel to Circus Debate." National Geographic News. 6 April 2004.

Web: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2004/04/0406_040406_circuselephants.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/61Ku1HIoj


Courson, Paul. "Judge hears case alleging circus elephant abuse." CNN. 4 February 2009.

Web: http://articles.cnn.com/2009-02-04/justice/elephant.abuse.trial_1_circus-elephants-bullhooks-rights-groups?_s=PM:CRIME

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/61KuJBjSu



2. Connections




3. Designer Dogs


Background Information Sources:


"Dogs That Changed the World: Selective Breeding Problems." PBS: Nature. April, 2007.
Web: http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/episodes/dogs-that-changed-the-world/selective-breeding-problems/1281/

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5zCKICgj9


"Puppy mill." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 19 May 2011.

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puppy_mill

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Puppy_mill&oldid=429918895


Story Sources:


Story One


Mott, Maryann. "Sick Puppies Smuggled From Mexico for Sale in U.S." National Geographic News. 30 January 2006.

Web: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2006/01/0130_060130_puppies.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5z3FXslT7


Story Two


McLaughlin, Eliott. "Narcs nab drug-smuggling puppies." CNN.com World. 3 February 2006.

Web: http://www.cnn.com/2006/WORLD/americas/02/01/drug.pups/index.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5z3FlZc55



4. Down the Road


Sources for Background and Activities:


De Graaf, John and Vivia Boe, producers. Affluenza. PBS. 1998. (Film)


"What is Mental Environmentalism?" Journal of the Mental Environment

Web: http://www.adbusters.org/blogs/blackspot-blog/what-mental-environmentalism.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/67FFyapCJ


Media Education Foundation

Web: http://www.mediaed.org


Ryan, John C. and Alan Thein Durning. Stuff: The Secret Lives of Everyday Things. Seattle: Northwest Environment Watch, 1997.


Caring Consumer Wallet Card — multiple



Caring Consumer Wallet Card — single




5. Everyday Acts


"Animal Derived Ingredient List." International Vegetarian Union

Web: http://www.ivu.org/faq/animal_derived.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5rGwOVt8D



6. Hidden Intelligence


Background Sources:


"Camouflage." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 24 September 2011.

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Camouflage

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Camouflage&oldid=452182950


"Kings of Camouflage: Meet the cuttlefish, one of the brainiest, most bizarre animals in the ocean." PBS: NOVA. 3 April 2007.

Web: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/nature/kings-of-camouflage.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/62BuIlVC5


Story Sources:


Story One


Clarke, Edie. "Classic: The Killing of Karen Wood." Yankee Magazine. November, 1989.

Web: http://www.yankeemagazine.com/issues/2010-01/interact/10things/down-east-stories/karenwood/all

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/62BuKxrTc


Kunstler, James Howard. "A Killing in Maine." The New York Times Magazine. 10 September 1989.

Web: http://www.nytimes.com/1989/09/10/magazine/a-killing-in-maine.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/62WtvU9ta


Turley, Jonathan. "The Buck (Fever) Stops Here." The Washington Post. 19 February 2006

Web: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/02/17/AR2006021702481.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/62Wu0VH9k 


Story Two


"15-Year Old Salem Boy Killed in Hunting Accident (UPDATE)." Salem-News.com. 6 December 2009.

Web: http://www.salem-news.com/articles/december062009/hunting_death.php

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/62BuN3Esa


"Father Kills Son in Hunting Accident After Mistaking Him for Turkey." FoxNews.com. 20 April 2008.

Web: http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,351877,00.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/62BuPal4t



7. Homes for Hoppers captive companions


Background Sources:


"Amphibian Population Declines." The Biodiversity Group

Web: http://biodiversitygroup.org/topics/amphibian_declines.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/6BSj01rd6


Platt, John R. "Illegal pet trade devastating population of endangered Philippine forest turtles." Scientific American. 19 May 2009.

Web: http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/extinction-countdown/2009/05/19/illegal-pet-trade-devastating-population-of-endangered-philippine-forest-turtles/

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/6BSj4qJje


Rivera, Elizabeth. "11 'Pets' No Animal Lover Should Own." Global Animal. 19 December 2010.

Web: http://www.globalanimal.org/2010/12/19/illegal-endangered-and-exotic-pets-not-to-own/13693/

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/6BI7F8v5K


Salyer, Sharon and Alejandro Dominguez. "Schools look at whether animals belong there." HeraldNet, The Daily Herald Company. 23 January 2011.

Web: http://www.heraldnet.com/article/20110123/NEWS01/701239857

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/6BSjgMYNT


"Stop Illegal Wildlife Trading Project." Endangered Species International.

Web: http://www.endangeredspeciesinternational.org/project_illegaltrade.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/6BSjGBkwT


"Turtle." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 7 October 2012

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turtle

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Turtle&oldid=516418193


"Turtles in Trouble: The World’s 25+ Most Endangered Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles – 2011." Turtle Conservation Coalition, IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature) and TFTSG (Tortoise and Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group). 2011.

Web: http://www.iucn-tftsg.org/top-25-2011/

Archived by WebCite®:  http://www.webcitation.org/6BSjI8XMu


Story Sources::


Story One


Mead, Marie with Nancy LaRoche, Rabbits: Gentle Hearts, Valiant Spirits, Sheboygan, WI: Nova Maris Press, 2010.


Story Two


Mead, Marie with Nancy LaRoche, Rabbits: Gentle Hearts, Valiant Spirits, Sheboygan, WI: Nova Maris Press, 2010.


Story Three


Sikora, Rae. Personal account.




8. Russell Clarence


Story Source:


Natelson, Nina. Personal account.



9. Patterson


Story Source:


Natelson, Nina. Personal account.


Activity Sources:


Activity One


Animal Abuse and Human Aggression" Concern for Helping Animals in Israel (CHAI).

Web: http://www.chai-online.org/en/humane/humane_abuse_i.htm

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5xd3kUrGA


Ascione, Frank R. and Phil Arkow. Child Abuse, Domestic Violence, and Animal Abuse: Linking the Circles of Compassion for Prevention and Intervention. West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 1999.


Ascione, Frank R. Children and Animals: Exploring the Roots of Kindness. West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 2005.


Ascione, Frank R., ed. The International Handbook of Animal Abuse and Cruelty: Theory, Research, and Application. West Lafayette, IN: Purdue University Press, 2008.


"How to Avoid a Dog Bite." The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). 30 July 2010.

Web: http://www.humanesociety.org/animals/dogs/tips/avoid_dog_bites.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5xeVM7yVg


Activity Two


"Body language." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 11 March 2011.

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Body_language

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Body_language&oldid=418312934


Byrnes, Carol A. "Reading Dog Body Language." Diamonds in the Ruff: Training for Dogs & Their People.

Web: http://www.diamondsintheruff.com/diagrams.html

Handout: dog_body_language_handout.pdf


"Cat communication." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 31 March 2011.

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cat_communication

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Cat_communication&oldid=421645403



10. In The News




11. Lights, Camera, Abuse?


Background Information:


"Cruelty to animals." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 20 October 2011.

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cruelty_to_animals

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Cruelty_to_animals&oldid=457824691


"For Producers/Filmmakers: Guidelines" American Humane Association (AHA).

Web: http://www.americanhumane.org/animals/professional-resources/for-producers-filmmakers/guidelines.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/62bqF2yCg


"Guidelines for the Safe Use of Animals in Filmed Media." American Humane Association (AHA).

Web: http://www.americanhumanefilmtv.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/Guidelines2011WEB1.pdf

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/62rKPJigE


"No Animals Were Harmed®." American Humane Association (AHA).

Web: http://www.americanhumane.org/animals/programs/no-animals-were-harmed/

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/62bqChngW


"Surplus Animals: The Cycle of Hell. A Study of Captive Wildlife in the United States." Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS).
Web: www.pawsweb.org/surplus.pdf

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/634xO8S7A


"Use of Animals in Filming—A guide to basic procedure." Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) and the British Film and Television Producers Association, Ltd. BFTPA

Web: http://www.mvpa.co.uk/animals.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/62bqIjfgK


Story Source:


Story One


Palmer, Chris. Shooting in the Wild: An Insider's Account of Making Movies in the Animal Kingdom. San Francisco, CA: Sierra Club Books. 2010.


Activity Sources:


Activity One


"Surplus Animals: The Cycle of Hell. A Study of Captive Wildlife in the United States." Performing Animal Welfare Society (PAWS).
Web: www.pawsweb.org/surplus.pdf

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/634xO8S7A


Activity Four


Amazing Animal Productions: World's Largest Provider

Web: http://www.amazinganimalproductions.com/

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/634xheY6C 


Randy Miller's Predators in Action

Web: http://www.predatorsinaction.com/

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/634xka3vm



12. One of the Family




13. Raining Cats and Dogs (possibly being eliminated)




14. One Lucky Saturday


Story Source:


Natelson, Nina. Personal account.


Activity Sources:


Activity One


"Animal Symbolism—Animals in Art." Princeton Online.

Web: http://www.princetonol.com/groups/iad/lessons/middle/animals.htm

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5csZOgNCz


Activity Two


"Feral horse." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 31 May 2012.

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Feral_horse

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Feral_horse&oldid=495232312


"Horse." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 4 June 2012.

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horse

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Horse&oldid=495884814


"Horses in warfare." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 28 May 2012.

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horses_in_warfare

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Horses_in_warfare&oldid=494739284


"Saving America's Mustangs: A Foundation for the Preservation of America's Wild Horses." 2012.

Web: http://www.savingamericasmustangs.org/

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/68EKriTNY


"Saving America's Mustangs: Horse Sanctuary Questions & Answers." November 2010.

Web: http://www.savingamericasmustangs.org/index.php/info/horse_sanctuary/

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/68EKuM8AA  (scroll down for answers to questions)


Activity Four


Dawson, Jeri-Tallee. "Horse Communication 101." 2002.

Web: http://fmwriters.com/Visionback/Issue10/themehorsecom.htm

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/68ELhmcFS



15. You Have an Owner


Background Information:


Anti-Slavery: Today's Fight for Tomorrow's Freedom

Web: http://www.antislavery.org/english/

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/60tHU3I9t


Canadian Coalition for the Rights of Children

Web: http:www.rightsofchildren.ca 

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/60WSXYkbd


Child Labor in U.S. History: Child Labor Public Education Project: University of Iowa Division of Continuing Education

Web: http://www.continuetolearn.uiowa.edu/laborctr/child_labor/about/us_history.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/60WSJI1f9


Clark-Bennett, Robin and Jennifer Sherer. "Introduction to Global Child Labor." Child Labor Publication Education Project, Child Labor Research Initiative, University of Iowa Human Rights. June 2004

Web: http://www.continuetolearn.uiowa.edu/laborctr/child_labor/materials/documents/CLPEPintrohandouts.pdf

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/60WSDx8Dn


"Contemporary Slavery." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 2008. 7 August 2011.

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Contemporary_slavery

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Contemporary_slavery&oldid=443589826


"Education...the Right Response to Child Labour." International Labour Office, Department of Communication and Public Information. Geneva, Switzerland. 2008 (animation and slides)

Web: http://www.ilo.org/public/english/child/ilo-cl-en.html


Links: Child Labor Public Education Project: University of Iowa Division of Continuing Education

Web: http://www.continuetolearn.uiowa.edu/laborctr/child_labor/links.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/60WSPVfn6


Story Sources:


Story One


Krahe, Dialika. " Victims of Child Slavery Learning to Fight Back." Spiegel Online International. 25 March 2011.

Web: http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/0,1518,749955,00.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/64asxdahs 


Story Two


Sikora, Rae. Personal account.



16. Scientists Young and Old


Background Sources:


"FDA Issues Advice to Make Earliest Stages of Clinical Drug Development More Efficient." U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) News Release. 12 January 2006.

Web: http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/2006/ucm108576.htm

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63If0EYS9


Weise, Elizabeth. "Three U.S. agencies aim to end animal testing." USA TODAY. 17 February 2008

Web: http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/story?id=4294341&page=1

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63If1zISA


Story and Activity Sources:


"Animal testing." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 18 November 2011.

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Animal_testing

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Animal_testing&oldid=461216578


"Animal Testing and Animal Experimentation Issues." Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM).

Web: http://www.pcrm.org/research/animaltestalt/animaltesting

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63If4S7C3


Barnard, Neal D., Kaufman, Stephen R. "Animal Research Is Wasteful and Misleading." EBSCO Research Databases, from Scientific American, 00368733, Feb97, Vol. 276, Issue 2.

Web: http://www.indiana.edu/~koertge/Sem104/barnard.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63If70BQq


Birn, Anne-Emanuelle, Pillay, Yogan, and Holtz, Timothy H., Textbook of International Health: Global Health in a Dynamic World, Third Edition, New York: Oxford University Press. 2009.


Goldacre, Ben. "Animal research study shows many tests are full of flaws." The Guardian. 22 January 2010.

Web: http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2010/jan/23/ben-goldacre-bad-science

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63If92vpN


Pound, Pandora et.al. "Where is the evidence that animal research benefits humans?" BMJ (British Medical Journal). 26 February 2004.

Web: http://www.bmj.com/content/328/7438/514.extract

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63IfB0F11



17. Sporting


Background Sources:


"Fish Feel Pain." Mercy for Animals.

Web: http://www.mercyforanimals.org/fish/fish-feel-pain.aspx 

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63F2fn400


"Fish Feel Pain."  fishcount.org.uk. July 2011.

Web: http://fishcount.org.uk/fish-welfare-in-commercial-fishing/fish-sentience/fish-feel-pain 

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63F3H4tu4


Balcombe, Jonathan. Pleasurable Kingdom: Animals and the Nature of Feeling Good. New York: Macmillan 2006.


Story Sources:


Story One


Sikora, Rae. Personal account.


Story Two


Balcombe, Jonathan. Second Nature: The Inner Lives of Animals. New York: Macmillan, 2010.


"Bubble nest." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 7 November 2011

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bubble_nest 

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Bubble_nest&oldid=459516226


Catchpole, Zoe. "Fish with a memory for meals like a Pavlov dog." The Telegraph. 2 February 2008.

Web: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/earthnews/3323994/Fish-with-a-memory-for-meals-like-a-Pavlov-dog.html 

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63F3CdX1K


Chapman, Paul. "Scientists claim fish 'talk' to each other." The Telegraph. 7 Jul 2010.

Web: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/7876266/Scientists-claim-fish-talk-to-each-other.html 

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63F2yRWk3


"Fish: A bit about fish." Global Action Network

Web: http://www.gan.ca/animals/fish.en.html 

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63F340huJ


"Fish intelligence." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 7 July 2011

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fish_intelligence 

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Fish_intelligence&oldid=438277728


"Fish That Build Nests; Laborious Work of Sunfish and Bass—Interesting Family of Sticklebacks." The New York Times.

Web: http://query.nytimes.com/gst/abstract.html?res=F1071FF93B5E10738DDDA10894DF405B8585F0D3 

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63F3MHTzu


Jha, Alok. "Are fish really more intelligent than monkeys?" The Guardian. Thursday 4 September 2003

Web: http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2003/sep/04/thisweekssciencequestions 

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/674kJyEU2


Radway, Scott. "Say What? Fish Talk Could Help Monitor Reef Health." Fishlife. Hawaii Fisheries Local Action Strategy.

Web: http://www.hawaiicoralreefstrategy.com/PDFs/7_Fisheries_Completed/11_FISHLIFE_FishTalk.pdf

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/67FJFI3hn


"Scientists highlight fish 'intelligence'." BBC News. 31 August 2003

Web: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/west_yorkshire/3189941.stm

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63F2kS7zN


Viegas, Jennifer. "Fish Garden, Even Do Weeding." Discovery News. 18 June 2010.

Web: http://news.discovery.com/animals/fish-garden-algae.html 

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/63F6FTdh3



18. Struggle and Balance


Story Sources:


Story One

"Disease Information." U.S. Geological Survey: National Wildlife Health Center. 

Web: http://www.nwhc.usgs.gov/disease_information/

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/67FKt7hrD


Engel, Cindy. Wild Health: Lessons in Natural Wellness from the Animal Kingdom. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2002.


Story Two


Cook, Noble David. Born to Die: Disease and New World Conquest, 1492-1650. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1998


Story Three


Choi, Charles. "Human Viruses Kill Great Apes." LiveScience. 30 January 2008.

Web: http://www.livescience.com/animals/080129-ape-viruses.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5cu2vl8Qd


Disease Emergence and Resurgence: The Wildlife-Human Connection. Chapter 3: The Wildlife Factor. U.S. Geological Survey, National Wildlife Health Center. 28 June 2007.

Web: http://www.nwhc.usgs.gov/publications/disease_emergence/Chapter3.pdf

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5co5ffWQK


Engel, Cindy. Wild Health: Lessons in Natural Wellness from the Animal Kingdom. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2002.


Story Four


Dobson, Andy. "Raccoon rabies in space and time." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. vol. 97 no. 26 14041-14043. 19 December 2000.

Web: http://www.pnas.org/cgi/content/full/97/26/14041

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5cu5Ew9v1


Story Five


Avasthi, Amitabh. "Bush-meat trade breeds new HIV" New Scientist. 9 August 2004.

Web: http://www.newscientist.com/article.ns?id=dn6239

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5cu5M2iL9


Story Six


"Biological Hot Spots—Africa’s Cape Floristic Province." Chipper Woods Bird Observatory.

Web: http://www.wbu.com/chipperwoods/photos/hotspots.htm

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5xR4IqKZ0


Conservation International: Biodiversity Hotspots

Web: http://www.biodiversityhotspots.org/xp/hotspots/Pages/default.aspx

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5k7GDiQt2


Activity Two—Additional Material Cited:


See the following website for information about habitats and species:

"Animals," Blue Planet Biomes.

Web: http://www.blueplanetbiomes.org/animals.htm

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5cu6Ow7zU



19. What If?


There are no external sources for this lesson plan.



20. Your Wild Home


Story Sources:


Story One


Louv, Richard. Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children From Nature-Deficit Disorder. Chapel Hill: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill; Updated and Expanded Edition, 2008.


Story Two


Sikora, Rae. Personal account.



21. Everyone Loses


Story Sources:


Story One


Hamilton-Merritt, Jane. Tragic Mountains: The Hmong, the Americans, and the Secret Wars for Laos, 1942-1992. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1999.


Story Two


Dao, James. "After Duty, Dogs Suffer Like Soldiers." The New York Times. 1 December 2011

Web: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/02/us/more-military-dogs-show-signs-of-combat-stress.html

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/64Uujx2uI


Lemish, Michael G. War Dogs: Canines in Combat. Dulles, Virginia: Potomac Books, Inc. 1996 (as cited in Thurston, 1997).


Thurston, Mary Elizabeth. The Lost History of the Canine Race: Our 15,000 Year Love Affair with Dogs. New York: Avon Books, 1997.


"The Dogs of War: Vietnam 1960-1975"

Web: http://community-2.webtv.net/Hahn-50thAP-K9/K9History6/

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5xR4duEH8


"War Dogs in Vietnam." Olive Drab

Web: http://www.olive-drab.com/od_wardogs_vietnam.php

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5cu6tGavG


Story Three


"Dolphins exploited for military purposes." Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society.

Web: http://www.wdcs.org/submissions_bin/captivitymil.pdf

Archived by WebCite®: http://www.webcitation.org/5cu8KppoY


Ecklund, Zane. "Should dolphins be employed to help the military?" Western Courier. 6 April 2007.

Web: http://media.www.westerncourier.com/media/storage/paper650/news/2007/04/06/Opinion/Should.Dolphins.Be.Employed.To.Help.The.Military-2828131.shtml

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"Iran Buys Kamikaze Dolphins." BBC News. 8 March 2000.

Web: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/world/middle_east/670551.stm

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Pickrell, John. "Dolphins Deployed as Undersea Agents in Iraq." National Geographic News. 28 March 2003.

Web: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2003/03/0328_030328_wardolphins.html

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Townsend, Mark. "Armed and dangerous—Flipper the firing dolphin let loose by Katrina." guardian.co.uk. 25 September 2005.

Web: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2005/sep/25/usa.theobserver

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"Dolphins exploited for military purposes." Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society.

Web: http://www.wdcs.org/submissions_bin/captivitymil.pdf

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Story Four


"Carrier Pigeons." FirstWorldWar.com. 17 August 2002.

Web: http://www.firstworldwar.com/atoz/carrierpigeons.htm

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Greelis, Jim. "Military Pigeons, the Birds that Save Lives." World of Wings: Preserving the Legacy of Domestic Pigeons.

Web: http://www.pigeoncenter.org/militarypigeons.html

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"Pigeons and World War One" History Learning Site.

Web: http://www.historylearningsite.co.uk/pigeons_and_world_war_one.htm

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Whatley, Harlan. "Army Pigeons in World War I & II." Suite101.com. 7 January 2008.

Web: http://militaryhistory.suite101.com/article.cfm/carrier_pigeons_in_the_word_wars [sic]

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22. Seeking Freedom


Story Sources:


Story One


"Clever Bonobo Again Triggers Fire Alarm." Washington Post. 16 November 2006.

Web: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/11/16/AR2006111600990.html

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Story Two


Sikora, Rae. Personal account.


Story Three



Baer, Steven. "Emily The Emissary of Compassion." The Peace Abbey.

Web: http://www.old.peaceabbey.org/sanctuary/emissary.htm

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Miller, Norman. "Kasturba the cow escapes slaughterhouse." Milford Daily News. 6 October 2002.

Web: http://www.milforddailynews.com/archive/x1386730458

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Montgomery, Ben. "Even After Death, Emily Still Elusive." The Peace Abbey, 16 January 2005

Web: http://www.old.peaceabbey.org/news/Emilynews.htm

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"Cow Escapes Meat Plant, Dodges SUV, Train." Freedom for Animals. 7 January 2006.

Web: http://www.freedomforanimals.org/mollybcow.htm

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Lysiak, Matthew. "Herbie the cow in Hereford Heaven." The Brooklyn Paper. 7 April 2007.

Web: http://www.brooklynpaper.com/stories/30/14/30_14herbie.html

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Cow in Cincinnati

"Runaway Cow Killed After Neighborhood Jaunt." Cincinnati News. 22 March 2005.

Web: http://www.wlwt.com/news/4306281/detail.html

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Cow in Northern France

"Cow escapes from abattoir." NowPublic. 11 August 2008.

Web: http://www.nowpublic.com/strange/cow-escapes-abattoir

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For Students—What Can I Do? Source Material:


"Anti-Chaining Laws." Unchain Your Dog.

Web: http://www.unchainyourdog.org/Laws.htm

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Background Information and Stories:


"Animal Alternatives in Education." National Anti-Vivisection Society (NAVS).

Web: http://www.navs.org/site/PageServer?pagename=ain_edu_education_main

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"Comparative Studies of Dissection and Other Animal Uses." The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS).

Web: http://www.humanesociety.org/assets/pdfs/parents_educators/dissection_vs_alternatives_studies.pdf

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"Dissection: The Problem with Dissection & Vivisection." Animalearn—American Anti-Vivisection Society (AAVS)

Web: http://www.aavs.org/site/c.bkLTKfOSLhK6E/b.6457887/k.238F/Dissection.htm

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"Research Animals — Sources of Research Animals." Library Index.

Web: http://www.libraryindex.com/pages/2183/Research-Animals-SOURCES-RESEARCH-ANIMALS.html

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"Questions and Answers About Dissection." The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). 28 September 2009.

Web: http://www.humanesociety.org/issues/dissection/qa/questions_answers.html

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Activity Sources:


Activity One: Perspective One


"NSTA Position Statement: Responsible Use of Live Animals and Dissection in the Science Classroom." National Science Teachers Association (NSTA). Revised: March 2008.

Web: http://www.nsta.org/about/positions/animals.aspx

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Activity One: Perspective Two


Goodman, Justin. "Animal Dissection: Cutting Kids’ Heartstrings" 2009.

Web: http://teachers.net/gazette/wordpress/justin-goodman/animal-dissection-cutting-kids%E2%80%99-heartstrings/

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"What are the alternatives?" Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM): Dissection Alternatives.

Web: http://www.dissectionalternatives.org/alternatives/

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"Why students and teachers are concerned." Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM): Dissection Alternatives.

Web: http://www.dissectionalternatives.org/concerned.cfm

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Background Sources


"Laws and Regulations Protecting Marine Mammals and Southern Resident Killer Whales" (U.S. and Canada). U.S. Department of Commerce: The Whale Museum.

Web: http://www.whalemuseum.org/programs/soundwatch/US & Canada Marine Mammal Laws, Regulations & Guidelines.pdf

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Morton, Alexandra. Listening to Whales: What the Orcas Have Taught Us. New York: Ballantine Books, 2004.


Story Sources {only Story and none are Background??}


"Captive Killer Whales" Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 4 January 2013.

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Captive_killer_whales

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Captive_killer_whales&oldid=531275622


"Corky (killer whale)."

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corky_(killer_whale)

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Corky_(killer_whale)&oldid=529059626


"Free Corky Campaign Factsheet." Whale and Dolphin Conservation Society (WDCS).

Web: http://www.wdcs.org/submissions_bin/freecorky.pdf

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"Killer whale." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 5 January 2013.

Web: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Killer_whale

Permanent link: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Killer_whale&oldid=531462927


"Laws and Regulations Protecting Marine Mammals and Southern Resident Killer Whales" (U.S. and Canada). U.S. Department of Commerce: The Whale Museum.

Web: http://www.whalemuseum.org/programs/soundwatch/US & Canada Marine Mammal Laws, Regulations & Guidelines.pdf

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Morton, Alexandra. Listening to Whales: What the Orcas Have Taught Us. New York: Ballantine Books, 2004.


For Students—What Can I Do?


ORCA: Ocean Research & Conservation Association.

Web: http://www.teamorca.org


Orca Free.

Web: http://www.orcafree.org/

and see, on that site: "What other organizations work on orca Issues?"

Web: http://www.orcafree.org/resources_organizations.html

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