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  1. lawyers for animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | National Review Online

    As I have noted on more than one occasion, animal rights activists want animals to be granted "standing" to bring lawsuits. This radical change would serve two convergent purposes: It would allow liberationists to bring case after case against animal industries--since they would be the real litigants--as it powerfully promoted animal "personhood," obliterating human exceptionalism by creating a moral human/animal legal equivalence.

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  2. ICYMI: A Swampscott Man is Facing Charges of Animal Cruelty and Malicious KillingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Patch.com

    ... was released on $1,000 bail, but he left the courthouse to the angry shouts of local groups who fight for animal rights. "Salem Saves Animals did attend and protest for these poor dogs found in Revere," Salem Saves Animals founding member Lorelei ...

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  3. New law takes aim at animal abuse, pets in hot carsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Bothell Reporter

    The penalty for leaving pets in enclosed vehicles just got a lot stiffer thanks to a new bill, sponsored by Sen. David Frockt and recently passed through legislation, aimed at reducing and preventing animal abuse. The new law, SSB 5501, makes it a class 2 civil infraction to leave animals unattended in a motor vehicle or enclosed space if the animal could considered endangered by excessive heat or cold, or a lack of water or ventilation.

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  4. Tell Ohio senators to make animal cruelty a felony: Edward CampbellRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    Edward Campbell urges passage of House Bill 60, also known as Dick Goddard's Law. It would make animal cruelty a felony.

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  5. For Many Adopted Dogs, The Journey Home Takes A Thousand MilesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    On a muggy Sunday morning in Rockville, Md., the parking lot of the local pet store is organized chaos at its finest. Several hundred people pack the lot looking for a dog to adopt, and they have 50 to choose from.

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  6. Joyce Lain Kennedy: Amazing true stories of young achieversRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    DEAR JOYCE: My l8-year-old son still needs to find his way. I try to be positive and supportive with him.

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  7. Lalu mocks PETA's challenge to his grand plan of 1000 horse cart processionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Times of India

    Mocking animal rights group PETA for challenging his plan to take out a procession with 1,000 horse carts ahead of assembly polls in Bihar, RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav said he will take out 50, 000 such processions.

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  8. Animal Cruelty, Sex Assault Arrests Top Week's News In New CanaanRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The New Canaan Daily Voice

    Danbury Police arrested 55-year-old pet shop owner Richard F. Doyle and store manager Kathy Seton on animal abuse charges after an employee tipped off the Connecticut Department of Agriculture about potential animal mistreatment. Rafael Escobar, dean of students at Stamford High School, and Matthew Laskowski, dean of student support at Danbury High School, have been named as the new assistant principals at embattled Stamford High School.

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  9. Animal Cruelty Arrests, Loose Bear Top Week's News In Easton, WestonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Weston Daily Voice

    Danbury Police arrested 55-year-old pet shop owner Richard F. Doyle and store manager Kathy Seton on animal abuse charges after an employee tipped off the Connecticut Department of Agriculture about potential animal mistreatment. Rafael Escobar, dean of students at Stamford High School, and Matthew Laskowski, dean of student support at Danbury High School, have been named as the new assistant principals at embattled Stamford High School.

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  10. Sequim-area livestock owner pleads not guilty in animal-cruelty caseRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Peninsula Daily News

    A Sequim man has pleaded not guilty to misdemeanor animal cruelty charges. John Dashti, 61, was charged with two counts of animal cruelty in the second degree when he appeared in Clallam County District Court on Friday.

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  11. Vet to be featured in documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2014 | Fort Morgan Times

    Simon Tatum, left, films as Dr. Jeffrey Young neuters a sugar glider Tuesday at Steiner SILS Spay/Neuter & Vaccination Clinic in Fort Morgan. Tatum is working on a documentary that will include Young's work as a vet.

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  12. What's the Real Impact of Jane Birkin's Name Change Request to Hermes?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... video expos that started this all have attracted a total of 21 million views since its release on June 24. The animal rights organization, famous for its shocking media campaigns, took an interesting turn to this issue by announcing that it "has ...

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  13. What is PETA, asks Lalu YadavRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big News Network.com

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. Mocking animal rights group PETA for challenging his plan to take out a procession with 1,000 horse carts ahead of the Assembly polls in Bihar, ...

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  14. Australian official calls cats 'tsunamis of violence and death'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WPXI

    ... curfews for domestic cats . While difficult to enforce, owners who do not comply could face fines. Actress and animal rights activist Brigitte Bardot and PETA have spoken out against Australia's plan to reduce and contain the cat population. Life at ...

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  15. Sweet WillowA Introduces A Range Of Organic Natural SkincareRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emailwire.com

    Blackpool, Lancashire -- For any ladies - or gentlemen for that matter - who want to hold back the ageing process for as long as humanly possible, Sharon Sinclair, the owner of Sweet Willow has developed a range of Organic Skincare which will possibly help to do just that. Formulated using essential oil extracts, the Sweet Willow range has recently added two exciting anti ageing ingredients into their Advanced Repair range.

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    Friday | The Star Online

    ... temple, located in Bariyapur, about 145km south of Kathmandu, has drawn international condemnation from animal rights groups in recent years. "Obviously we are very happy with this decision," says Manoj Gautam of Animal Welfare Network Nepal, which ...

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  17. Elephant's appearance at fair draws protestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Jersey Herald

    About 25 animal-rights advocates chanting "Save Nosey Now" greeted first-day visitors to the New Jersey State Fair/Sussex County Farm and Horse Show on Friday with signs urging people not to ride the elephant. The protesters, several of whom carried handmade signs decrying the use of bullhooks and other elephant training implements they said amount to animal torture, say they plan to continue holding intermittent vigils throughout the 10-day run of the fair to call attention to the plight of circus elephants and other performing animals like Nosey.

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  18. Lalu Prasad's 1,000 horse carts procession runs into PETA troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Patna: RJD chief Lalu Prasad's grand plan to take out a procession with 1,000 horse carts ahead of the assembly polls has been challenged by an animal rights group. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has sought the Election Commission's intervention against the use of animals.

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  19. Lalu Prasada s 1,000 horse carts procession runs into PETA troubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | India.com

    Patna, Aug 1: RJD chief Lalu Prasad's grand plan to take out a procession with 1,000 horse carts ahead of the assembly polls has been challenged by an animal rights group. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has sought the Election Commission's intervention against the use of animals.

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  20. Greenville dog owner upset after mail carrier pepper sprayed his therapy dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    It's difficult to comprehend a therapy dog being 'maced' in her yard, but that's what happened to an upstate South Carolina man. A mail carrier pepper sprayed his dog and the owner is very upset Fox Carolina News reported July 31. The postal worker and the owner have different views on what occurred in the front yard of a Greenville home.

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