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If You Were Thinking Of Chasing A Wild Goose, Consult These Photos

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 05.04.2016 | Weird News

Geese have a lot of things going for them. They’re cute. They’re smart. And the way that goose parents will defend their young is legendary. That ...

Slaughtering Geese in Maryland

Taylor Marsh | Posted 11.27.2016 | Impact
Taylor Marsh

There is something horribly wrong with a community that publicizes "nature" and "lakes," while quietly slaughtering the creatures this beautiful environment is meant to sustain.

Ranking Maria Von Trapp's Favorite Things By Ability To Make You Not Feel So Bad

Elizabeth Logan | Posted 10.22.2016 | Comedy
Elizabeth Logan

When the dog bites, or the bee stings, or I'm feeling sad, Maria has a number of solutions. But not all favorite things are created equal. Here, we rank them from least to most helpful in a tough situation.

Watch Dutch Ninja Goose Defeat A Nosy Drone

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 05.28.2015 | Weird News

Don't fly a drone over a goose's nesting area. Just don't. This video from Dutch public broadcaster RTV Noord-Holland shows an irate goose attack...

Gilbert The Goose Survives Dart Through Head

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 03.18.2015 | Weird News

Some feathers were ruffled in Georgia when a loose goose was found with a dart through its head. Sandy Springs woman Meg Harrison told WSB-TV she w...

Foie Gras Is Not a Non-Issue: Ducks and Geese Don't Like Having Food Shoved Down Their Throats

Marc Bekoff | Posted 03.18.2015 | Green
Marc Bekoff

Just because "almost all meat production in the United States is cruel" does not mean that force-feeding animals is not cruel or necessarily less cruel, and indeed, this is an integral part of the big picture of food production; it does not "miss the big picture" at all.

Goose Does A Happy Dance, Probably Because It's Friday

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 08.15.2014 | Comedy

This goose is definitely dancing because it's almost the weekend, and not because it just got some bread. Definitely....

WATCH: Take A Gander At This Freakishly Huge Gaggle O' Geese

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 04.14.2014 | Weird News

When this Polish man herds geese, he is not kidding around. Not.At.All. This massive gaggle gets more and more overwhelming until it straight-...

Spotted! Endangered Geese Make First Appearance Since 1700s

Posted 03.27.2014 | Green

For the first time since the 1700s, endangered Hawaiian geese, or nene, have been seen in the wild on Oahu’s North Shore. A pair of intrepid nene...

WATCH: Sharknado? Pfft. This Is A 'Geese Tsunami'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 12.02.2013 | Green

Forget the sharknado. How about a geese tsunami instead? This incredible scene of geese taking off was captured by Maikel Parets near Richmond, Bri...

Washington Shutdown Opens Mall to Foreign Invasion

Bob Walker | Posted 12.15.2013 | DC
Bob Walker

Government services were paralyzed. Slime is everywhere. The Capitol desperately needs cleansing from this avian invasion. Make their feathers fly.

Why I Had a Tube Shoved Down My Throat on Piccadilly Circus

Ingrid Newkirk | Posted 05.27.2013 | Green
Ingrid Newkirk

Why did we set up a tableau that nearly caused London's taxi drivers to crash into each other on one of the city's busiest streets? Because Fortnum & Mason still has the indecency to sell foie gras, a "fancy foodstuff" that causes so much suffering that it is illegal to produce it in the U.K.

Authorities Believe Up To 20 Geese Have Been Poisoned In Chicago Parks

Posted 10.17.2011 | Chicago

At least 20 geese have been found dead in two parks on the city's Southwest Side, and authorities believe they may have been poisoned. According to...

Watch Baby Geese Grow Up

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 10.06.2011 | Green

This isn't just another adorable baby animal video. The YouTube video below features some added sweet and sentimental value by documenting a famil...

Billionaire Mayor Bloomberg Says, "Let Them Eat Geese"

Susan Yager | Posted 09.04.2011 | New York
Susan Yager

It's summer in the city, and that means weekends at the beach, walks in the park, and, for the third year in a row, the annual slaughter of Canada geese.

WATCH: Family Of Geese Gets Police Escort

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 08.09.2011 | Green

SEATTLE — Seattle-bound commuters got some unexpected company when a Canada goose and her goslings decided to walk across a section of highway that ...

Denver Zoo Hatches Three Rare Hawaiian Geese

The Huffington Post | Andrea Rael | Posted 07.26.2011 | Denver

The Denver Zoo is welcoming three new Nene Geese, aslo known as Hawaii's state bird. Nene Geese are rare, having struggled against extinction in t...

Brooklyn Group Vows Night Patrol To Stop Goose Gassing

Prospect Heights, NY Patch | Kristen v. Brown | Email the Author | 2:00pm | Posted 07.20.2011 | New York

A group of goose lovers is now planning to stand night watch over Prospect Park's geese -- even if it might mean breaking the law. A group of 40 or...

Activists Protest Prospect Park Goose Gassing

Prospect Heights, NY Patch | Kristen v. Brown | Email the Author | April 3, 2011 | Posted 06.04.2011 | New York

As Brooklynites arrived at Prospect Park dressed in their best to honor the legacy of former Prospect Park Alliance President Tupper Thomas, a handful...

PHOTOS: Lions, Pigeons, And Five Other Animals On Birth Control

Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Many species are endangered, but there are animals out there who are doing way too well. Animals like deer, pigeons, and even elephants are multiplyin...

Foie Gras: Something to Think About

Brad Haskel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Brad Haskel

I have listened to a lot of arguments regarding the treatment of ducks and geese in the production of foie gras, and I have to say that I really don't understand the moral dilemma.

10 Post-Dating Do's and Don'ts for August

Jessica Massa | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jessica Massa

Tomorrow is the last day of July. I know, I know. WTF?! Where did the summer go? Didn't you promise yourself that you were going to have The. Best...

Gaggle of Problems With New York Plans to Kill Canada Geese

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Wayne Pacelle

Officials plan to kill more than 150,000 Canada geese in New York alone. Brooklyn was shocked when 400 Prospect Park geese were killed. In our day, such mass slaughter is wrong and unacceptable.

New York To Kill 170,000 Geese

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York's geese are dead birds squawking. The state plans to eliminate 170,000 Canada geese. That means two-thirds of the current population co...

Start Living Your Love Life This Weekend

Jessica Massa | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jessica Massa

As we get ready to sign off on another summer Friday, take a moment to think about what's on your schedule for the weekend ahead. Do you have a dat...