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Nova Scotia Becomes 1st Province to Ban Cat Declawing
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animalwelfare, cats, ethics, humans, GoodNews, pets, protection, law, Nova Scotia, cat declawing, Canada )

- 117 days ago -
Nova Scotia has just became the first Canadian province to officially ban the practice of electively declawing cats. The ban was originally passed by the Nova Scotia Veterinary Medical Association in December, but now after a 3-month processing..
Protected - Monarch Butterfly Now Listed as Endangered Species in Nova ScotiaProtected - Monarch Butterfly Now Listed as Endange
Animals  (tags: Monarch Butterflies, Endangered Species, Nova Scotia, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, endangered, environment, humans, protection, wildlife )

- 293 days ago -
He said what Nova Scotia is doing may look like a drop in the bucket but that every drop counts -- and it brings awareness.
Strengthen Enforcement of Animal Protection Laws
Animals  (tags: canada, Nova Scotia, animal laws, enforcement, protection, petition, animal welfare )

- 1317 days ago -
Strengthened animal protection laws have recently come into effect in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia. Amendments to the province's Animal Protection Act have outlawed tethering pets for periods longer than 12 hours and require a veterinary
Hot Dogs: Pet Patrols Watch for Dogs In Cars
Animals  (tags: pets, dogs, hot cars, hot days, cruelty, crime, death, sadness, PetPatrol, Nova Scotia, GoodNews )

- 1430 days ago -
Summer heat can be uncomfortable for all of us, but particularly so for dogs. Canines only methods of cooling off are sweating through the paw pads on their feet or panting to circulate cool air throughout their bodies.
Animals  (tags: young girl, bitten by coyote, protective, nova scotia, coyotes killed, cruelty, conservation )

- 2801 days ago -
This is also about me, as I was the girl who was bit by one. It is also about how much I care about them. I ask everyone to sign my petition to stop the Government from putting prices on coyote's heads. Thank You, very much!!
Kill for Cash ~ Coyotes Targeted in Nova Scotia's "Pelt Incentive" Program - PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: nova scotia, cruelty, coyotes, viciously massacred, killed, crimes, . humans )

- 2830 days ago -
Tomorrow coyotes throughout the Province of Nova Scotia will be snared and trapped in a government-sponsored bounty spree. The killing, euphemistically called "a pelt incentive plan," will pay $20 per coyote pelt with the intent of reducing Nova Scotia'
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Cruel Grey Seal Slaughter!!!
Animals  (tags: grey seals, battered to death, horrific cruelty, nova scotia, hay island, slaughter, international outrage )

- 3079 days ago -
Tragically, the government of Nova Scotia allows the commercial slaughter of grey seals in the protected Scaterie Island Wilderness Area. The grey seal kill on Hay Island, part of this protected area, is one of the cruelest seal slaughters HSI has ever
Sable Island May Become National Park
Animals  (tags: Canada National Parks Act or the Canada , Federal Environment Minister Jim Prentic, designating Sable Island )

- 3093 days ago -
Sable Island -- an ecologically sensitive island off Nova Scotia known for its wild horses, seals and shipwrecks -- is set to become a national park or a national wildlife area. The provincial and federal governments announced Monday they are taking
Whales to Get a Break This Lobster Season
Animals  (tags: lobster fisherman, whales, endangered, protection, nova scotia, right whales )

- 3149 days ago -
Hundreds of fishers in southwest Nova Scotia for the first time will be proactively lowering the chances of the endangered right whales from becoming entangled in floating fishing line when lobster fishing season opens on Monday.
Sealers Harvest 200 Seals Off N.S. Coast
Animals  (tags: nova scotia, marine wildlife, seals, harvest, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, suffering, slaughter, sadness, protection )

- 3434 days ago -
SYDNEY, N.S. -- Sealers harvested 200 grey seals Monday on Nova Scotia's Hay Island a week after saying the hunt may not proceed this year because there was no buyer for the pelts. "We're glad the hunt did get to happen and we got some product, and no
Grey Seals Escape the Club Thanks to Shrinking Markets for Their Skins.
Animals  (tags: grey seals, Nova Scotia, Canada, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, GoodNews, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3439 days ago -
The Department of Fisheries and Oceans and the government of Nova Scotia announced last week that they were authorizing another grey seal kill. But yesterday, seal processing plants told seal hunters that they would not buy the skins of the baby grey
TAKE ACTION; Stop The Cruel and Unlawful Grey Seal Slaughter!!! PLZ SIGN>
Animals  (tags: nova scotia, grrey seals, unlawful, slaughtered, masscrfed, cruelty )

- 3447 days ago -
The government of Nova Scotia has confirmed its plans to allow the commercial hunt of grey seals in the protected Scaterie Island Wilderness Area again this year. The slaughter on Hay Island, part of the protected Scaterie Island Wilderness Area, is
PLZ SIGN PETITION; Tell Govt of Nova Scotia to Protect Grey Seals
Animals  (tags: nova scotia, grey seal slaughter, massacre, cruelty, wildlife, humans, endangered, barbaric human cruelty )

- 3451 days ago -
The Nova Scotia Minister of Environment has authorized a commercial hunt of grey seals to occur on Hay Island again this year. The slaughter is set to begin on February 2 and will run until March 14, 2009. Hay Island, part of the Scaterie Island
Charges Brought Against Captain and First Officer of a Vessel Protesting Seal Hunt
Animals  (tags: nova scotia, animaladvocates, wildanimals, wildlife, seals, slaughter, suffering, humans, endangered, extinction, animalcruelty )

- 3752 days ago -
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) - The captain and first officer of a ship used by a conservation group to protest Canada's annual seal hunt were charged Saturday with getting too close to seal hunters last weekend. Canada's federal fisheries department said
Animal Rights Groups Threaten Nova Scotia With Court to End Grey Seal Hunt
Animals  (tags: Seal Slaughter, Seal Cull, Canada, Nova Scotia, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, ethics, environment, humans, killing, killed, protection, slaughter, suffering, wildlife, sadness )

- 3789 days ago -
video being clubbed and skinned,evidence they said of a "violent slaughter."We want to hold the Nova Scotia government accountable so that we don't ever see this again,'The fishing industry is trying to scapegoat grey seals for its own destructive...

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