Helpful Links

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A Scholarly Journal About Animal Feelings

Website: Animal Sentience

Animal Sentience is the first journal devoted to the study of animal feelings. It is a peer-reviewed, online, multidisciplinary journal. Animal Sentience is open-access, with no subscription or publication fees.


Animal Studies RepositoryAnimal Studies Repository

Website: Animal Studies Repository

The Animal Studies Repository is a free, searchable online database of not-readily-available information for scholars and activists: research reports, white papers, conference and symposium proceedings, articles and other materials. This valuable resource has logged 96,000 user downloads since launching in June 2014.


Bat Conservation InternationalBat Conservation Logo

Website: Bat Conservation International

BCI’s mission is to teach people the value of bats, to protect and conserve critical bat habitats, and to advance scientific knowledge through research — all this while using a win-win beneficial solution that will benefit both bats and people…


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Website: Bat World Sanctuary

From the BWS website: “In a world where so many look away, Bat World Sanctuary is on the front line to end the abuse and destruction of bats. We are recognized as the world’s leader in bat care standards and cutting-edge rehabilitation treatments, and we created specific guidelines for excellence in bat education programs that are used worldwide…”


Explore

Explore LogoWebsite: explore.org

This is the online portal for Explore. Explore features a wide range of topics—from animal rights, health and human services, and poverty to the environment, education, and spirituality. The website includes live-cam coverage of animals such as walruses, tigers and nesting ospreys. (Live-cam subjects covered vary over time.)


Fish Feel

Fish Feel LogoWebsite: Fish Feel

Fish Feel is the sole organization devoted exclusively to promoting the recognition of fish as sentient beings deserving of respect and protection. Despite fish constituting the largest category of animals used for food (including as farmed animal feed), and despite huge numbers of fish harmed for research, “sport,” and aquaria, their well-being receives very little attention, even from the animal protection community.


Farrar, Straus and GirouxFarrar Straus Giroux Logo

Website: Farrar, Straus & Giroux

Awesome publisher of my book “What a Fish Knows” (June 2016)


Fundraiser for AnimalsHumane Society Of US

Website: myHumane

Create a fundraiser to help The Humane Society of the United States in their global mission to help animals.

Fund raise around an event such as your birthday, wedding, memorial for a person or pet, or by participating in a run, walk, or ride event.


The Humane Society Institute For Science And Policy

HSUS ISAP LogoWebsite: The Humane Society Institute For Science And Policy

The Humane Society Institute for Science and Policy uses scientific analysis and expertise to address animal welfare issues and policy questions worldwide. A core group of academic, scientific and technical experts from within The HSUS and beyond drives this work.


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Website: Indiebound

A community of independent bookstores. Another online book “shoption.”


Jonathan’s Blog at One Green Planet:

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Website: JB at One Green Planet

Jonathan blogs on animals and nature for One Green Planet.


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Jonathan’s Fan Page On Facebook:

Link: JB On Facebook

Regular postings of photos, ideas, events, etc.


Museum of Animals

Museum Of Animals LogoWebsite: The National Museum of Animals & Society

The National Museum of Animals & Society is dedicated to enriching the lives of animals and people through exploration of our shared experience. To this end, NMAS promotes respect for life and compassionate ethics in advancing healthy, meaningful interconnections with the animal world.


One Green Planet

One Green Planet LogoWebsite: One Green Planet

One Green Planet is a platform for the growing compassionate and eco-conscious generation. Their goal is to help create a world where we eat delicious food and use amazing products that provide us with maximum benefit and have minimum impact on the planet.


Primates Incorporated

Primates Incorporated LogoWebsite: Primates Incorporated 

Primates Incorporated is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, aims to create an indoor/outdoor primate sanctuary that will house up to a maximum of 100 monkeys (rescued gradually over 10-20 years) and will provide tourism, volunteer, and employment opportunities in the local area.


Sea Shepherd

Sea Shepherd Conservation SocietyWebsite: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Sea Shepherd Conservation Society (SSCS) is an international non-profit, marine wildlife conservation organization. Our mission is to end the destruction of habitat and slaughter of wildlife in the world’s oceans in order to conserve and protect ecosystems and species.


Sentience Mosaic

Website: Sentience Mosaic

A unique interactive website dedicated to animal sentience.


The Other Bycatch

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(Data Sheet)

Data spreadsheet for study of impacts of discarded fishing equipment (hooks, line, etc.) on non-target wildlife.


What A Fish Knows – Facebook Page:

Facebook Site: What A Fish Knows

Check out the What A Fish Knows on Facebook! There you’ll find a page dedicated to the most diverse, arguably the most beautiful, and certainly the most maligned vertebrates on Earth!