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2013-07-16 16:24:30

Shelters Competing to Save More Lives, Earn More Than $600,000 in Prize Grants NEW YORK, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today announced that 18,336 pets were adopted or reunited with their owners during the first month of the 2013 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge, a three-month competition where 49 animal shelters from across the country are working to increase adoptions in order to win a piece...

2013-07-16 08:31:25

Armato is helping to raise awareness of the unnecessary and outdated use of animal experimentation NEW YORK, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- "The small pets that children love and play with - such as birds, and fish and frogs - are continually being used in experimentations by universities, medical schools, and pharmaceutical companies around the world, and quite frankly, we think it should stop," stated Joseph Armato, an industry-leading contractor for over 25 years, who in his spare...

2013-07-16 08:30:49

Dr. Leslie Z. Benet Presents Hurel Achievements at The Boston Society's HT-ADME 2013 Conference NORTH BRUNSWICK, N.J., July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hurel Corporation ("Hurel"), a world-leading provider of advanced artificial tissue constructs and microfluidic cell-based assay platforms, today announced the commercial launch of its innovative in vitro product suite utilizing liver cells of the rat, dog and human species. The announcement coincided with Hurel's Scientific Advisory...

2013-07-11 12:28:25

HOUSTON, July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Houston SPCA and the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences have partnered to create a new program which exposes veterinary students to animal cruelty, neglect and trauma cases involving dogs, cats and other companion animals, horses and donkeys, farm animals, exotic animals and native wildlife. The partnership is considered the largest between an animal shelter and a veterinary school in the United States to...

2013-07-10 12:26:31

Award Recognizes Best Scientific Paper Presented at Europe's Largest Laboratory Animal Science Meeting INDIANAPOLIS, July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Harlan Laboratories, a leading contract research organization and research models and services company, is pleased to announce that a team of scientists from the Center of PhenoGenomics at the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland was the recipient of the inaugural Harlan Best Communications Award. The award...

2013-07-09 23:29:19

Food, Health, and Animal Welfare Professionals Come Together To Spread Awareness Long Island, NY (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Local animal rights group, Karuna for Animals: Compassion In Action, Inc., is hosting Long Island’s first vegan and animal rights festival in Huntington this Saturday. The event will include live cooking demonstrations, musical performances, animal adoptions, and educational talks related to plant-based living, sustainability, and animal rights. "It is my hope that...

2013-07-09 23:27:48

The 2013 DogTime Pet Blogs Awards recognizes the best pet bloggers and donates thousands to animal shelters and rescues. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Now in its fourth year, DogTime's Pet Blog Awards, The Petties, are considered the Oscars of the pet-blogging community. They recognize the best pet blogs as voted on by fellow bloggers and online readers. Nominations were open for two weeks in June and four finalists in each of ten categories were announced on Friday, July 5,...

2013-06-28 16:22:49

NEW YORK, June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®), Animal Welfare Institute (AWI), and Animal Protection of New Mexico are dismayed over the U.S. Department of Agriculture's recent decision to approve an application for a horse slaughter facility at Valley Meat Company LLC in Roswell, N.M. on the grounds that killing horses for human consumption is inhumane and creates a serious health risk to consumers....

2013-06-25 23:22:06

Locate Special Diet fully unveiled its latest upgrade which includes food and drink options for the Paleo and Vegan community, as well as a Dining Out Advice Guide with helpful tip sheets. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 Locate Special Diet, the website and location-based mobile app that helps people find food and drink options that match their specific diet preferences or restrictions has cooked up some new mobile offerings. The popular mobile app has recently added vegan-friendly...

2013-06-24 12:23:01

WASHINGTON, June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Statement from the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW): "This leopard was yet another victim of a horrible reality in the U.S., where keeping big cats as pets is generally legal," said Tracy Coppola, IFAW Campaigns Officer. "Nothing good comes from keeping a big cat as a pet, and this needs to stop. If it doesn't, more communities, more sanctuaries, and more first responders will continue to bear a dangerous burden. We...


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2007-01-22 15:29:39

The American Mink, Mustela vison, is a North American member of the Mustelidae family found in Alaska, Canada and most of the United States. Some have established themselves in the wild in Newfoundland, Europe and South America after escaping from fur farms. In Europe, tens of thousand were intentionally introduced by the Soviet Union over a period of several decades. In later years, animal rights activists have also released several thousands in their attacks on fur farms. The larger...

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