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2013-05-29 08:31:50

NEW YORK, May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The intensification of modern farming is an increasing hazard for human health. That is the stark message of a new report released today by Compassion in World Farming and the World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA). The report, Zoonotic Diseases, Human Health and Farm Animal Welfare, warns that the increasing tendency to rear animals in confined spaces, our growing consumption of animals reared in unsafe systems, and the...

2013-05-28 23:17:27

The Palo Alto Humane Society has launched a new program to teach California schoolchildren about the humane treatment of animals. Menlo Park, CA (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 The Palo Alto Humane Society is excited to announce the launch of a new program to teach California schoolchildren about the humane treatment of animals. Playfully called Mow Wow Animals, the program is a bilingual (English and Spanish) web-based curriculum in humane education. Introduced at the annual conference of the...

2013-05-28 12:27:05

GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Institute for In Vitro Sciences Inc., (IIVS) a world renowned leader in the validation, training, and application of non-animal test methods, announces the formation of ICARAA: Industry Council for the Advancement of Regulatory Acceptance of Alternatives. ICARAA was formed in response to international regulations that still require animal testing to assess the safety of cosmetic and personal care products. "Many companies have...

2013-05-24 23:22:23

Web Retailer ships thousands of pounds of pet food to Oklahoma shelters affected by tornadoes. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 23, 2013 PetFlow.com, the online store that delivers all of your pet´s needs on a schedule that you choose, today announced that with the help from its faithful and generous customers from around the country, hundreds of orders of needed pet food is en route to animal shelters in and around Moore, Oklahoma — the area ravaged this week when F5-category tornadoes...

2013-05-24 16:21:27

NEW YORK, May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®), at the request of Central Oklahoma Humane Society (OK Humane) in Oklahoma City, Okla., has dispatched its disaster response team to assist with shelter operations as the facility experiences an influx of animals affected by the devastating tornado that hit Moore, Okla. on May 20. The ASPCA and OK Humane are also coordinating the distribution of pet food to...

2013-05-23 20:21:56

Establishes Temporary Sheltering and Placement for Seized Animals to Support Missaukee County Sheriff's Office LAKE CITY, Mich., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The ASPCA(®) (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals(®)) Field Investigations and Response team is assisting with the removal and sheltering of more than 150 dogs from two separate locations owned by a large, substandard, unlicensed breeding facility called JRT John's Jack Russell and...

2013-05-22 20:21:15

Founder Arthur E. Benjamin supports Moore, OK with celebrity campaign to assist in animal rescue and disaster relief efforts at www.AnimalTornadoRelief.com MOORE, Okla., May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Executive and philanthropist Arthur E. Benjamin today announced the national launch of celebrity social media campaign with Melissa Rivers and Actress Taryn Manning to raise much needed funds for animal rescue efforts and disaster relief in Moore, OK. Benjamin will match a...

2013-05-16 23:26:50

The accusations that PETA has euthanized massive amounts of animals, some of which were determined by veterinarians to be fit for adoption, have led to various organizations within the animal rights and welfare movement attacking each other´s reputation. Attorney Richard P. Console, Jr., explores the accusations and the difficulty animal lovers face in knowing which sources of information to trust in his latest article, “℠Humane´ Goals: Are Animal Rights and Welfare...

2013-05-16 16:26:17

ASPCA commends Committee for taking steps to strengthen animal fighting laws, expresses dismay over provision that would trample states' rights to protect animals NEW YORK, May 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, the U.S. House Agriculture Committee approved two amendments to the House Farm Bill (Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act-H.R. 6083) that would impact animal welfare in starkly different ways. (Logo:...

2013-05-15 23:28:24

Sunwarrior announces they will exhibit at the Green Festival in Chicago where they will feature their unique, raw, plant-based proteins along with other raw, vegan supplements. (PRWEB) May 15, 2013 Sunwarrior, a plant-based protein and supplement company in Southern Nevada, will exhibit at this year´s Green Festival in Chicago. Denley Fowlke, one of the cofounders of Sunwarrior, will also be giving away product and a few signed copies of his and Nick Stern´s latest book, The...


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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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