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Americans Love Pets But Still Cruel To Animals, Advocate Says

by Lee Shearer, Contributor to Animals & Pets on Editor's Note from Erica Settino, ATH Editor of Animals & Pets: Humane Society of The United States President, Wayne Pa…


Animal Angels: The Loving Calf

Angel stories presented by Erica Sofrina, Motivational Speaker, Teacher and Author. In this beautiful and moving Animal Angel story, Care2 member Tumeria Langlois writes about a very special friend…


The Humane Society and Egg Producers Hatch a Plan

The conventional chicken egg is, when you really think about it, extraordinarily cheap considering what is being offered. Your average sized egg contains 71 calories made up of 6 grams of protein, 5% …


No ‘Veggie Love’ for the Super Bowl: Banned PETA Ad Sticks it to the Man

PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals), that venerable old gadfly to the meat-eating, animal-testing, inhumane masses once again wants to be seen and heard. As the name would suggest, PETA…


Bear Abuse Prevention Law Considered

The practice of bear baying, an activity where a defenseless defanged and declawed bear is chained while dogs bark and sometimes bite it, is coming under fire in South Carolina -- the only state where…


Lion Meat Burgers to be Served at Arizona Restaurant

A restaurant in downtown Mesa, AZ is reportedly to begin serving lion burgers made from real lion meat. The meat does not come from wild African lions. It comes from African lions living on a farm in …


Ten Acts of Animal Cruelty Admitted by Egg Farm

An egg farm in Maine has agreed to pay over $130,000 in fines because of 10 acts of animal cruelty which took place at their facility. The animal cruelty was documented on video by an undercover inves…


Inmates Help Care for 748 Animals

In Central Florida the county sheriff's animal control section has become a temporary home for 748 animals. (The facility is only designed to hold 375.) Due to two very large seizures of abused and ne…


Dog Put Out with Trash

The one year-old lab was put in a crate with a blanket over it in the midst of other trash items for pickup. It had a broken leg from being hit by a car, and skin infections. Neither of the medical co…


Live Octopus Being Served at NYC Restaurants?

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals has said a restaurant or two in New York City is serving a dish called san-nakji (live octopus). The story was first reported by the New York Daily accordin…


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