Animal Welfare

RSPCA ready to spread the load

THE RSPCA will establish a single care centre in the state as it moves to concentrate on upholding animal welfare laws and work with other …


Animal rights group says Canada should ban trade in elephant ivory, as 125K sign petition

OTTAWA — More than 125,000 people have signed a petition asking Canada to put a stop to the sale of all elephant ivory.<p>Tessa Vanderkop, director of …

Endangered Species

'It was gruesome': Fox torn apart by hunt hounds in the middle of Kerry housing estate

One resident said the dogs left behind the tail and entrails of the fox, which one of her neighbours later had to clean up.

News (Ireland)

Clear The Shelter St. Patrick's Special, $20 Pets, Free On Friday

Gwinnett shelter is offering a Clear the Shelter St. Patrick's special, only $20 for dogs or cats and all pets are free on Fridays in …


Animal Rights

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Animal rights group protest at Spider PR against client Noble Foods' caged hen eggs

The agency represents Noble Foods, which produces Gü desserts and several egg products, including free-range brand the happy egg co, and caged eggs …


USDA withdraws Obama-era animal welfare standards for organic meat, eggs and dairy

The United States Department of Agriculture has officially withdrawn an Obama-era rule that would have established basic animal welfare standards for …


A Bear Can Be Confused With A Dog, Apparently

A man in China found a puppy, which he brought home as a pet. But the puppy wasn't a dog, it was an Asian black bear, he only discovered when it grew. The bear got turned over to animal welfare.<p>Transcript<p>RACHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>Good morning. I'm Rachel Martin. A man in China's Yunnan Province was …


Deconstruction of Obama Regulatory Agenda Continues: Animal Welfare Rule Repealed

The US Department of Agriculture announced Monday it would rescind a regulation aimed at improving animal conditions at certain slaughterhouses.In an …

Liberal View

Organic group opposes dismissal of animal welfare rules

A group that advocates for Maine's organic farmers says it opposes a federal move to get rid of organic animal welfare rules.<p>Maine Organic Farmers …


Ask the Experts: Gary Steiner on animal rights and the vegan imperative

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Animal Rights

Growing demand for organic and antibiotic free food amongst Irish consumers, says new Teagasc study

Organic food with high animal welfare standards and no hormones or antibiotics are growing demands amongst Irish consumers, according to a new …


Marathon Brexit Bill debate sees peers push through until early hours

Peers endured their latest finish yet over key Brexit legislation as they pushed debate through until the early hours.<p>The House of Lords rose at …

United Kingdom

Trump rolls back organic farm animal welfare rules so farm animals can be treated cruelly again

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Liberal View

Crufts final invaded by Peta animal rights protesters – video

The live final of Crufts 2018 was interrupted by animal rights demonstrators on Sunday. During the award for best in show, a man and woman ran into the ring at Birmingham NEC, one holding a poster saying: 'Crufts: Canine Eugenics.' They were wrestled to the floor and ejected<p>Crufts winner's live TV …


Belfast dog owner hits back after being cleared of 'hanging' claims

A Belfast dog owner has hit back at claims he was 'hanging' his dog.<p>Over the weekend a video emerged on social media which was claimed to show a dog …

Ag Department kills animal welfare rule for organic meat

The Trump administration is withdrawing a federal rule that would have required organic meat and egg producers to abide by stricter animal welfare …


Peta protesters invade dog show awards ceremony

Despite protests by activists branding the Kennel Club’s standards as harmful, a whippet bitch was crowned best in show at Crufts in Birmingham, England.


Use Brexit to end fur imports, celebrities including Judi Dench, Ricky Gervais and Andy Murray urge Theresa May

Dame Judi Dench, Paloma Faith and Andy Murray are among more than 30 celebrities urging Theresa May to introduce a UK ban on animal fur imports after …

Ricky Gervais

Crufts dog show finishes in chaos as animal rights protesters storm winners' presentation

Crufts dog show has ended in chaos after animal rights protesters stormed the arena as the winner was being announced live on television.<p>The two …


Animal rights group PETA claims responsibility for Crufts chaos after Vegan Strike Group activist invades arena

Animal rights group PETA has claimed responsibility for chaos at Crufts 2018 after a Vegan Strike Group activist invaded the arena.<p>We'll be bringing …

Rights & Freedoms

Correction: Animal Drowning Bill story

BOSTON — In a story March 11 about a bill that would outlaw the drowning of animals, The Associated Press reported erroneously that animal rights …

Animal Rights

Avocado Toast With Garbanzo Beans

• Slice avocado in half, and remove the pit. Cut into cubes, and pour the cubes into a bowl. Add salt and pepper, and squeeze lemon juice into the …


Let it Wag - Connects Animal Lovers in Real Time

'Currently we are self funded and have already invested a six figured amount,' added Founder Yash Sheth.


The Trump Administration’s Scary Impact on Animal Rights

We may not think of the Trump administration in terms of animal rights policies, but maybe we should. As soon as his presidency began, President Trump made it harder for anyone outside the government to access some information about animal abuses (such as puppy mills), and now he’s (twice!) made it …

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Gillian Anderson Embraces Naked Activism on International Women's Day

Gillian Anderson Embraces Naked Activism on International Women’s Day<p>Written by<p>This is me. Naked. See that scar? Three children came out of there. …

Gillian Anderson

Tesco removes 'appalling' fox-hunting fancy dress costume for children after complaints

Tesco has removed a fox hunter fancy dress costume from its shelves following a series of complaints.<p>People criticised the supermarket on social …


Zoo's smoking orangutan riles animal activists in Indonesia

An Indonesian zoo infamous for mistreatment of animals is being slammed again by animal rights activists after a video emerged of one of its …


Puppy abuse trial starts without animal rights protests

DEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — The trial of a Massachusetts man charged with torturing a dog so severely that it had to be euthanized started Tuesday with jury selection — but without the expected protests from animal rights advocates.<p>Radoslaw Czerkawski faces 11 counts of animal cruelty at his trial in …


Former Iditarod champion reflects on animal rights activists

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals or PETA plans to protest the start of the race in Anchorage tomorrow morning. Former Iditarod champion …

The Arctic