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  1. FHS offers free adoptions until MondayRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    What better way to kick off the holiday season than to save a life by adopting a rescued pet or two? Through Monday Flagler Humane Society is joining national animal welfare organization Best Friends Animal Society, along with animal rescue groups and shelters across the country to offer free adoptions. The event is sponsored by the online retailer


  2. FBI to start tracking animal cruelty in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    The FBI will begin tracking cases of animal cruelty nationally in 2016, a move advocates hope will bring more attention to the crime among law enforcement agencies and underscore the link between animal abuse and other violent crimes. Until now, animal-related crimes have been reported into a catch-all category in the FBI's National Incident Based Reporting System.


  3. Meatless eating goes mainstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    On the eve of the UN Climate Change Summit in Paris, Canada may be shedding its "obstructionist" mantle on the global scale, but there is still much to be done on the home front. Given its spotty record over the last 25 years, Canada has a lot of ground to make up if it wants to make a dent in reducing its green house gas emissions.


  4. Make My DayPETA Renames Fish, World Rolls Its EyesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... of joy are now being equated with something that's slithery, slimy, and eats worms If you think a deranged animal rights activist is something to worry about, wait until you get a pissed-off cat lover narrowing its eyes and arching its back. I'd ...


  5. Humane Society rescues up 63 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Southwest Times

    Thanks to Pulaski County Humane Society's goal to send more animals to rescue organizations in 2015, fewer homeless cats and dogs were euthanized this year at Pulaski County Animal Shelter. The local animal welfare organization has seen a 63 percent increase in animals sent to no-kill rescue groups this year, according to Executive Director Candice Simmons.


  6. PETA Sued for Stealing Child's Dog and Euthanizing ItRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    A family is suing People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals after workers for the non-profit snatched a pet Chihuahua off their porch and killed it. Wilber Zarate and his daughter Cynthia each sued the animal rights group Tuesday for $2 million and $5 million in punitive damages.


  7. FBI Announces It Will Start Tracking Animal Cruelty Crimes in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    The FBI has announced that starting next year it will be adding a new category to its crime statistics reporting and for the first time will begin tracking crimes of animal cruelty. Until now the FBI lumped animal cruelty crimes into a catch-all category with other crimes that do not easily fit in a particular category into its National Incident Based Reporting System, the Baltimore Sun reports .


  8. FBI to start tracking animal cruelty in 2016Research has shown that...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector

    The FBI will begin tracking cases of animal cruelty nationally in 2016, a move advocates hope will bring more attention to the crime among law enforcement agencies and underscore the link between animal abuse and other violent crimes. Until now, animal-related crimes have been reported into a catch-all category in the FBI's National Incident Based Reporting System.


  9. Whole Foods under fire for treatment of turkeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    Just as people do their grocery shopping and prepare for the food-filled holidays, an animal rights group is out with a video criticizing Whole Foods for the unethical treatment of turkeys by one of its suppliers. The video released earlier this week provided footage of turkeys in what the group says are unfit conditions at a top-rated turkey supplier facility.


  10. Brasch WordsPENNSYLVANIA Pigeon Shoots Survive Another TestRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... the first step to banning guns. The NRA even called the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) a radical animal rights group. The House action leaves Pennsylvania as the only state where pretend hunters, most of them from New Jersey and ...


  11. Cavalier King Charles Spaniels flourish in new homes, one year after breeder auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... Ingram, who has worked as a collections lawyer for 20 years, recently redirected her focus to animal law and animal rights. Much of her previous experience has proven useful. If she can't help animals in the most straightforward way possible, she ...


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    14 hrs ago | This Is Somerset

    ... sentencing after an RSPCA inspector Caroline Doe called it "the most disturbing case I have ever dealt with". Animal rights campaign organisation, PETA, sent letters and educational materials to schools in Margate following the news to help prevent ...


  13. Alabama tough on animal cruelty, but puppy mills see little oversightRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... their approach to cases involving animals and become more comfortable with the process and policies. Sometimes animal rights advocates express disappointment that local authorities don't care enough to pursue cases involving animals, but Gilbert ...


  14. If We're Going To End Factory Farms, We Need To Eat Way Less MeatRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Huffington Post

    ... young pigs stare out of a pen at a hog farm in central North Dakota. A disturbing undercover video shot by an animal rights activist released earlier this month showed pigs being subjected to horrific conditions inside one of the nation's largest ...


  15. Humane Society of Bay County offers $1,000 reward for information in dog's fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    The Humane Society of Bay County is offering a $1,000 reward, in hopes police will identify the person who shot and killed an American bully dog near the Bay County Railtrail . The reward is for information leading to the identification, arrest, and conviction of the culprit.


  16. The rich must be wired differentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MoneyWeek

    The British soul singer Joss Stone is a life-long vegetarian. She has never eaten an animal and she once sang Amazing Grace to cows.


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    19 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... in where their prepared food is sourced. It's also seen as the right thing to do, a point pressed for years by animal rights activists who have decried the cramped, inhumane conditions suffered by chickens packed so tightly in cages they have no ...


  18. The busiest people in Alabama today don't necessarily work at WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... died of a broken neck. It's tradition to watch the Detroit Lions play on Thanksgiving but apparently, some animal rights activists weren't in the mood for football. The protestors ran on the field during the last two minute s of the Eagle-Lions game ...


  19. Morse sentencing for animal cruelty set MondayRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    ... complex on the 200 block of Greenley Road. The case has drawn a considerable amount of attention from multiple animal rights groups throughout the region - including Sonora Cat Rescue. Video surveillance footage taken at the apartment complex ...


  20. Activists vs. the Circus: Fighting Animal Cruelty in Putin's RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The St. Petersburg Times

    ... the animals are shown looking out at the camera from small metal cages. The film was published by Vita, an animal rights organization led by Irina Novozhilova and Konstantin Sabinin, in April 2013. Within days, the video had 100,000 views on ...