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Great UK News! Circuses Banned From Using Wild Animals!
Animals  (tags: UK, circus, wild animals, banned, good news, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, suffering, protection, law )

- 1437 days ago -
Travelling circuses will be banned from using wild animals in their shows, the government has announced. Ministers unveiled plans on Thursday to outlaw the "outdated" practice through new legislation at the "earliest opportunity".A tough licensing reg..
Animals  (tags: dog eating festival, horrendous savage cruetly, dogs tortured, banned, animal rights, chinese government )

- 1601 days ago -
CHINA has banned a sickening 600-year-old dog meat festival were helpless hounds were boiled alive after furious protests by hundreds of thousands of animal rights activists.
Ukraine to Free 'Drinking Bears'
Animals  (tags: bears, abused, exploitated, bars, banned, welfare, ukraine, protection, horrendous cruelty )

- 1648 days ago -
Bears kept for entertainment in private zoos, restaurants and bars in the Ukraine are to be rescued Ukraine's Environment Minister Mykola Zlochevsky has vowed to free all bears kept for entertainment purposes.
Animal Testing for Household Products Is 'Unacceptable' and Will Be Banned, Say Ministers
Animals  (tags: english government, animal experiments, animal testing, horrific cruelty, laws, banned )

- 1665 days ago -
Animal testing for everyday household products such as washing up liquid, furniture polish, air freshener and bleach could soon be banned in the UK. The Government has taken a first step towards ending the practice, which will make household products
Victory! Cruel Russian Bear Hunt Banned
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, animals, bear, cubs, den hunts, banned, russia, winter, victory )

- 1748 days ago -
Russia Bans Winter Den Hunt for Bears, Countless Cubs Saved
Bill to Crack Down on Animal Crush Videos Wins Final U.S. Senate and House Approval
Animals  (tags: us senate, animal crush videos, banned, animal welfare, legalisation house approval )

- 1906 days ago -
The Humane Society of the United States commends Sens. Jon Kyl, R-Ariz., Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., and Richard Burr, R-N.C., and Reps. Elton Gallegly, R-Calif., and Gary Peters, D-Mich., for their leadership in winning final congressional approval for H.R.
US House Votes to Ban Videos Depicting Abuse and Killing of Animals !!
Animals  (tags: US congress, animal welfare, animal cruelty, videos, banned )

- 1911 days ago -
The House of Representatives has voted to ban so-called crush videos that depict the abuse and killing of animals. The bill was the first to be considered on the House floor in the post-election session of Congress that opened Monday.
Zoo to Ban Animal Performances
Animals  (tags: china, ministry of housing animal parks, animals exploitated abused, banned, animal welfare )

- 1932 days ago -
Zoos and parks across China will be banned from putting up shows of animal performances for extra profits, the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development said in a notice Tuesday. The notice explains while China's zoo industry has experienced
ACTION ALERT: Don't Lift the U.S. Ban on the Sale of Small Turtles ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: baby turtles, endangered, banned, conservation, protection, survival )

- 1969 days ago -
In 1975, the FDA banned the U.S. sale of turtles smaller than 4 inches because they posed a severe risk of salmonella. The FDA said the ban prevented 100,000 children from becoming infected each year.
Avalon Hotel In Beverly Hills Removing Foie Gras From Menu
Animals  (tags: foie gras, sadistic cruelty, banned, animal welfare, animal rights )

- 2004 days ago -
In Defense of Animals (IDA) today congratulated the luxurious Beverly Hills Avalon Hotel for their compassionate decision to remove foie gras from their menu. The Avalon Hotel joins Spago as the second Beverly Hills establishment to remove foie gras.
Hermosa Beach Considers Banning Puppy and Kitten Sales in Pet Stores; Measure Passes Initial Vote
Animals  (tags: puupy mills, kitten factories, pet stores, banned, Hermosa Beach, Southern California, AnimalWelfare, protection, Councilman Jeff Duclos, proposed, Legislation )

- 2145 days ago -
Hermosa Beach is poised to become the second Southern California city and the third in the state to ban the sales of puppies and kittens in pet stores. Councilman Jeff Duclos proposed the legislation, which is intended to help put puppy mills
Wild Animals to Be Banned From Travelling Circuses
Animals  (tags: great news, england, wild animal circus, banned, animal activits, laws, legalisation )

- 2146 days ago -
Elephants, tigers and other wild animals will be banned from the family circuses under new animal welfare rules. Widespread outrage at the use of animals will see the family circus tamed. Only domesticated animals, such as rabbits, cats and dogs,
Spearfishing Banned at Reef After Study
Animals  (tags: fish, Grays Reef, spearfishing, banned )

- 2174 days ago -
Divers soon will have to leave behind their spearfishing gear to enjoy Gray's Reef, a protected sanctuary rich with fish, corals and sponges about 18 nautical miles east of Sapelo Island.
Greyhound Racing Banned in Massachusetts; 8 More States to Go
Animals  (tags: greyhounds, victory, banned, massachesette, 8 states, greyhound welfare )

- 2226 days ago -
We are barely a week into 2010, and it's already shaping up to be a winning year--for greyhounds in Massachusetts, that is. Thanks to voters who passed a dog-racing ban in the state, forcing dogs to participate in these cruel and pointless events is
A Bright New Year for Greyhounds in Massachusetts!
Animals  (tags: victory, greyhound, racing, banned, massachusetts )

- 2226 days ago -
This victory has been a long-time coming for these animals--greyhounds' natural speed and grace have been exploited for human benefit since the days of the ancient Egyptians.

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