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  1. Man Caught on Camera Swinging Chihuahua From LeashRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | NBC Los Angeles

    A chihuahua was resting at a humane society after a man was caught on camera abusing her. Lolita Lopez reports for the NBC4 News at 5 on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016.

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  2. T-shirts on sale in honor of Misty the dogRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | WKOW-TV

    ... where her parents lived. She hopes the apparel will help bring awareness and keep the conversation alive about animal rights. Misty is now being cared for by her new caretakers, Todd and Brenda Vesely. A Wisconsin couple is facing criminal charges ...

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  3. Timeline to end hen cages 'outrageous'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Ontario egg producers say it will take 20 years to end the use of cages for laying hens, in order to ensure a consistent egg supply. For some animal-rights activists, a vow by chicken farmers to change within the next 20 years how they house their birds is nothing short of outrageous.

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  4. Super Bowl 50 is third most watched US program everRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... used to download child pornography. Popular grocery store Whole Foods Markets is being criticized by several animal rights groups over their animal welfare standards. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and Direct Action Everywhere ...

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  5. Editorial: Make Ad-Gag an issue this election seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    ... Conditions have gotten better, but mostly only after scrutiny from the very folks the law aims to silence. The animal rights folks, when they can, post videos of these conditions online, hoping to shock all those city people who don't seem to ...

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  6. Owner accused of abusing Chihuahua in South Pasadena Police lobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Pasadena Star-News

    Christian Andrew Najera, 48, of Los Angeles was arrested Feb. 6, 2016 after he allegedly kicked Daisy the Chihuahua several times then swung her in the air by the leash while he was at the South Pasadena Police Department. SOUTH PASADENA - A man faces charges of animal abuse for allegedly kicking his 6.4-pound Chihuahua several times then swinging the dog in the air by its leash while in the lobby of the South Pasadena Police Department on Saturday.

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  7. Should animal abuse be a Class A felony? And who defines "abuse?"Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Beef Magazine

    Livestock owners, pet lovers and animal enthusiasts beware - animal cruelty is now considered a Class A felony, and the FBI has agreed to elevate the status of this crime to its own category and will track this data just as they do for other serious crimes like homicides. At first glance, this might seem like progress in animal welfare and care.

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  8. Michigan Senate Approves Anti-Sodomy Bill, But(t) Why?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Unicorn Booty

    ... I know what happens." So... according to Jones, it doesn't matter that he included a human sodomy ban in an animal rights bill because it's unconstitutional in the first place... but he can't remove the line because there'd be a big outcry... so he ...

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  9. Valentine's Day for a cause: Humane Society to host benefit partyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... used to download child pornography. Popular grocery store Whole Foods Markets is being criticized by several animal rights groups over their animal welfare standards. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and Direct Action Everywhere ...

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  10. Man arrested for abusing his dog in lobby of South Pasadena Police stationRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    On Saturday, in the South Pasadena Police Department lobby, a man kicked and abused his small dog, reports the PasadenaNow. A clerk in the police department's record department had been working about 10:00 a.m. when she heard a man yelling in the lobby.

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  11. Baltimore Pet Owners, Pets To Make Commitment Vows on Valentine's DayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Baltimore pet owners will take vows of commitment this Valentine's Day when they participate in a Forever Friendship Ceremony at the BowWow Meow Chapel of Love on the campus of Baltimore Humane Society. Pet owners are invited to bring their pets and demonstrate their commitment to their furry friends by taking a vow of forever friendship.

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  12. Fountain woman arrested on suspicion of animal cruelty was under investigation by Humane SocietyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Gazette

    A woman who was under investigation by the Humane Society for animal cruelty has been arrested on suspicion of the same. Crystal McIntosh, 33, faces seven counts of animal cruelty after Fountain police found four pit bulls - three of which were emaciated - and three dead turtles in a home she used to live in, police said.

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  13. Record number of Americans give up U.S. passportsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... used to download child pornography. Popular grocery store Whole Foods Markets is being criticized by several animal rights groups over their animal welfare standards. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and Direct Action Everywhere ...

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  14. Ice cream recalled due to possible presence of wood pieces.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... used to download child pornography. Popular grocery store Whole Foods Markets is being criticized by several animal rights groups over their animal welfare standards. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and Direct Action Everywhere ...

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  15. A Quicken Loan ads has drawn concern from some viewers.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... used to download child pornography. Popular grocery store Whole Foods Markets is being criticized by several animal rights groups over their animal welfare standards. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and Direct Action Everywhere ...

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    7 hrs ago | WSJV-TV South Bend

    ... used to download child pornography. Popular grocery store Whole Foods Markets is being criticized by several animal rights groups over their animal welfare standards. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and Direct Action Everywhere ...

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  17. Bill criminalizing anal and oral sex passes Michigan SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    ... the language intact because he thought that his fellow lawmakers and his constituents would have blocked the animal rights reforms if the bill addressed the rights of humans. "The minute I cross that line and I start talking about the other stuff, I ...

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  18. Man in Custody After Kicking Chihuahua at Police Station LobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Patch.com

    A man was in custody Monday after allegedly kicking a Chihuahua several times in the lobby of the South Pasadena police station, authorities said. Christian Andrew Najera, 48, of Los Angeles was booked on suspicion of animal cruelty, police said.

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  19. Race to find homes for 9,000 hens ... to save them from slaughterRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Crawley Observer

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Mac's Organic Egg Farm in Ditchling is working with animal rights' organisations to save the chickens and re-house them.

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  20. Betty and Cordelia Are the Pets of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Patch.com

    This week's Pets of the Week at Baltimore Humane Society are Betty and Cordelia. Here's a little about each of them - Betty: Hi, I'm Betty and I'm a beautiful, sassy gal looking for a home.

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