Pat Derby

Pat Derby (credit: Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

‘Flipper,’ ‘Lassie’ Trainer-Turned Activist Dies

Pat Derby, former Hollywood trainer for Flipper, Lassie and other performing animals who devoted her life to protecting them – has died…


Elephants' Move Has To Wait For Cooler Weather

Elephants’ Move Has To Wait For Cooler Weather

A trip to move three elephants from the Toronto Zoo to a Performing Animal Welfare Society sanctuary in Northern California has been delayed because of…