Tuesday, August 31, 2010
Read more by Len Wells in the Evansville Courier & Press...
Sunday, August 29, 2010
Am I the only one who was just sickened when that movie came out? It is bad enough the whole livestock industry thinks her perverse theories are the best thing since sliced bread (or perhaps make that sliced roast beef...). Now it seems that all of Hollywood (and thanks to Hollywood, all of the U.S.) is buying into it too. Shudder.
Friday, August 27, 2010
...while Calley Gerber of North Carolina's Animal Law Center (not related, to the best of my knowledge) is bringing a veterinary malpractice suit against the North Carolina State Veterinary Teaching Hospital on behalf of the family of a Jack Russell Terrier named Laci.
Wednesday, August 25, 2010
For anyone who hasn't seen this truly despicable video yet, here's a link to the CBS News story.
Michael Mountain, formerly of Best Friends, penned this blog commentary recently in "Zoe - It's Our Nature".
However, I thought this Canadian Globe and Mail commentary by reporter Jessica Leeder offered a brief but worthwhile animal welfare - and non-U.S. - perspective to this concerning story.
Sunday, August 22, 2010
Tuesday, August 17, 2010
The Unified Police Department has agreed to pay more than $15,000 to settle a federal lawsuit by animal-rights advocates who said their constitutional rights were violated when they were forced to end a demonstration in May.
Read the rest of Pamela Manson's article in The Salt Lake Tribune...
American Airlines spokeswoman Mary Frances Fagan said Tuesday that necropsies on the puppies were inconclusive but found that heat "may have been a factor."
David Koenig reports for The Associated Press...
Monday, August 16, 2010
Meantime, however, gay rights seems to be advancing in other parts of the world as a Mexican court upholds a gay adoption law and a German court rules an inheritance tax that disadvantages gay couples is unconstitutional.
Saturday, August 07, 2010
Check out: This little piggy went to market and Sense and sensibility about our fellow sentient creatures.
Thursday, August 05, 2010
Wednesday, August 04, 2010
Click here for an early New York Times article - one of more than 1,000 that have already been written on this decision!