Category Archives: Animal Rights

The elephant and the other great beasts and a special thought for iceland 76

From wildness and abundance In the wilderness of cause Ancestral shadows flourish And to some a diapause A wistful inclination Of the enemy abroad Whose arrogance and ignorance We battle to afford As size goes we are Truly a dominating … Continue reading

The predicament is growing

The “Farley Mowat” crew One Oona Layolle A captain on manoevres Trying to Avert the gaze of artisanal fishermen Who are laying gillnets Illegally, they do Believe their livelihoods Are being ruined But its all tied in with The Totoaba … Continue reading

The faroes and their medieval customs

Thors harbour thats the capital Of the Faroes A craggy set of islands Where there be 50,000 people throwbacks From the norse days Butchers of the beaches Tragically A medieval bloodlust An affliction No benediction hear I have to say … Continue reading

“Marjan” the last lion

A precious stone they called him A gift from Cologne Zoo To Kabul Zoo on Kabul river When he was just two That was in 1976 It was a thriving place But was dangerous and very threatening And wars moved … Continue reading

CO2 and Pigs

How can you sleep in your bed MR Gove? With Defra still dragging its feet Co2 slaughter I mean every snorter Suffers the hell NO nothing is sweet About being lowered down into a chamber Panic sets in they are … Continue reading

They died for nothing

When your mother is raped When she’s put in a rack Inseminated A sexual attack She will never forget Thats when you know Your future is bleak And as slowly you grow She will give you her all Until the … Continue reading

out of sight out of mind really Australia?

Despite the closer scrutiny Of live exports what we see Is still too many sheep that die On each voyage which feels to me Like abuse and dreadful cruelty These are animals and they Face stress beyond their wildest thoughts … Continue reading

The destruction of life

Speak to the average hunter Ask what they feel about death What life means to them And why they believe They have rights to deny Someone rbreath whoever they happen to Come upon What its like for a pure soul … Continue reading

Karawatha overpass

Building roads and caring About wild habitat That is what is needed Thats where we should be at Arches paths and walkways For the animals of the field For wild birds to cross safely A partnership to yield All the … Continue reading

Aunty Ro

The right of the underdogs in this world In the massive arena where each is hurled There are warrior angels who do their thing And safeguard the voiceless and try to bring Some sanity back instinctively Use understanding and try … Continue reading