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Oregon Supreme Court Rules Animals Can Be Considered Victims
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, protection, pets, dogs, cats, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 5 days ago - io9.com
The Oregon Supreme Court has passed a ruling that recognizes animals as more than property, to be treated (or mistreated) as their owners see fit. The ruling establishes that animals can be regarded as legal victims, which should afford them greater prote
Police Kill Chicago Man's Dog, Jury Awards $333K
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, GoodNews, killed, pets, protection )

Mike
- 6 days ago - blogs.findlaw.com
A Chicago jury on Friday made a statement when it awarded the family of Darren and Thomas Russell $243,000 for an incident during which Chicago police raided the brothers' home and shot the family's dog. An additional $90,000 was also awarded to Thomas.
Help Cut Puppy Factory Cruelty Out of Pet Shops! PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!!!
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, puppy mills, pet shops, investigation, pets, protection, sadness, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, abused, rescued, society, death )

Julie
- 6 days ago - animalsaustralia.org
Secret ties between some pet shops and the puppy factory trade are helping fuel the biggest problems facing dogs in Australia today. But shopping centers could help change that!
Surrendered: Nicest Dog in the Facility Is Sick and Needs Out Now
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, dogs, animals, ethics, humans, pets, protection, society )

Sophia
- 6 days ago - examiner.com
Rocky, a four-year-old bulldog mix, arrived to the Chicago Animal Care and Control facility on August 2 when his owner relinquished ownership.
Lonely Cat and Stray Become Fast Friends
Offbeat  (tags: activists, americans, family, humans, interesting, sadness, safety, women, GoodNews, cats, animalcruelty, protection, rescued, pets, sadness, suffering, animalwelfare, food, news, pictures, safety )

Kelly
- 6 days ago - catchannel.com
The loud cries in the middle of the night woke up the couple. As soon as they put the outdoor light on, the cries stopped. This continued for a couple of nights, until the couple decided to get a flashlight, go outside and wait for the cries again.~KITTY
14-Year-Old Dog at Animal Control in Need of a New Home
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, dogs, ethics, humans, pets, protection, society, sadness )

Sophia
- 7 days ago - examiner.com
An adorable, 14-year-old Chihuahua named "Max," is doing his best himself comfortable inside of an animal control kennel at a busy, high-intake facility in southern California.
VIDEO - Tired Dog Howls at Annoying Alarm Clock
Offbeat  (tags: alarm clock, annoying, howling, animals, dogs, pets, funny, off-beat, society, Viszla )

Lone
- 7 days ago - abc7.com
No human likes to wake up early to an alarm clock, but who knew that dogs hated getting up too? The video below depicts Oscar, a Viszla breed dog who just can't stand waking up once his alarm starts to go off.
Cassidy, the Three-Legged Hero
Offbeat  (tags: women, pets, off-beat, news, interesting, humans, dogs, americans, children, pictures, safety, performance, CoolStuff, health, healthy, travel, animalwelfare, suffering, rescued, GoodNews )

Kelly
- 7 days ago - dogchannel.com
Why it is so important to offer your services to your local rescue as a foster. Cassidy, a 5-year-old Shetland Sheepdog-Australian Shepherd mix was found by the side of the road, buried under piles of litter. ~ THIS IS BABY
Animal Photobombs
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bizarre, culture, funny, humor, pets, photos, pictures, society )

Lone
- 8 days ago - flickr.com
sometimes the funniest photobombers are our unsuspecting furry friends. Enjoy the best of Flickr animal photobombs alongside punny captions
VIDEO - Puppy Pool 'Pawty' Makes Us Wish Summer Could Last Just a Little Longer
Offbeat  (tags: summer, pool party, animals, dogs, off-beat, pets, society )

Lone
- 8 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
The dog days of summer might be nearing an end, but that doesn't mean it's time to cancel the pool parties just yet -- or should be say "pool pawties"?
Terminally Ill Girl Gets Puppy After Internet Scam
Offbeat  (tags: animals, business, children, crime, culture, goodnews, humans, off-beat, pets, society )

Lone
- 8 days ago - abc7.com
A terminally ill girl now has a puppy after her mother tried to buy one from an online ad, but was scammed instead.
What Makes People Look Like Their Pets?
Animals  (tags: pets, people and pets, animals, AnimalWelfare, humans )

Cal
- 9 days ago - slate.com
The eyes are a window to the ego.
Stop Slaughterhouses From Boiling Animals Alive - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, ethics, protection, pets, law, AnimalWelfare, cats, animalcruelty, society, abuse, ethics, culture, humans, society, law, government, family, activists, violence, news, mu )

Patricia
- 9 days ago - forcechange.com
A routine culinary technique practiced in many Asian countries around the world involves cooking live animals in pots of boiling water or with the use of hot ovens and blow torches. In China alone, 10 million dogs are ruthlessly murdered every year
End Police Abuse of Power Against Dog Advocate ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, animalrights, dogs, ethics, law, pets, sadness, society )

ValAWAYNO
- 9 days ago - change.org
Pennsylvania becomes a more terrible place for dogs year after year. This story is just incredible and only one of the many examples of what goes on in this state regarding the welfare of dogs. Please see comments for more places to help!
PETITION: Stop the Removal and Euthanasia of Dogs From South Kosovo Dog & Cat Shelter
Animals  (tags: Kosovo, Europe, South Kosovo Dog & Cat Shelter, 600 dogs, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, dogs, ethics, humans, law, pets, protection, rescued, PETITION )

Desanka
- 10 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Help stop Prishtina Municipality from removing all 600+ dogs from South Kosovo Dog & Cat Shelter. On 19th August 2014 inspectors notified SKDCS that all dogs will be removed by 1st September and sent to a high-kill shelter, that only has space for 40 dogs

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