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Scotts Miracle-Gro Fined $12.5M For Knowingly Selling Bird Seed Tainted With Deadly Pesticides
Animals  (tags: abuse, animalcruelty, animals, brds, crime, cruelty, death, ethics, wildanimals, wildlife, Scotts Miracle-Gro, poison, chemicals )

- 1176 days ago -
Today the Scotts Miracle-Gro Company was sentenced for eleven criminal violations of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) that it plead guilty to in February. As punishment, the company has agreed to pay a $4 million fine and-->
The Truth About the WWF ACTION
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, wildanimals, animalwelfare, vivisection, testing, toxins, chemicals, FDA, WWF )

- 1251 days ago -
Now more than 20 years later, millions of animals are still dying in agonizing chemical toxicity tests, and we are no closer to getting dangerous chemicals out of the environment. . In fact, despite killing hundreds of thousands of animals in painful...
What Is Killing Killer Whales?
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, marine wildlife, marine mammals, whales, apex predators, chemicals, environment, pollution, threat )

- 1548 days ago -
Marine experts are concerned about an invisible threat to the animals that has been building in our seas since WWII. That was when industries began extensively using chemical flame retardants, such as PCBs - and their legacy lives on in the world's seas.
ACTION ALERT: Government Agency to Kill 80,000 Animals ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: government agency, chemicals, testing, animal experiments, cruelty )

- 1829 days ago -
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has just released a list of 134 chemicals that will be tested for their potential to act as endocrine disruptors (ED). EDs are chemicals that interact with hormone systems and possibly affect the growth or
Million Baby Crawl--What Does It Mean for Animals?
Animals  (tags: animals, chemicals, safety, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets, wildlife )

- 2219 days ago -
There's a lot of buzz right now about proposed legislation designed to revise decades-old regulations of toxic chemicals, which could be wonderful news. Unfortunately, language in the proposed bill--known as the "Kid Safe Chemicals Act"--would protect
Help Keep Animals and People Safe From Harmful Chemicals ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, chemicals, himans, testing, safety, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection )

- 2429 days ago -
Later this year, Congress will consider a sweeping revision to the Toxic Substances Control Act, the law that regulates industrial chemicals. This will be the first major revision in the law's 33-year history. PCRM scientists are working to make sure
Tell the EPA Not to Retest Chemicals on Animals--Comments Due March 31! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: animals, testing, chemicals, EPA, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection )

- 2439 days ago -
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed requiring animal tests on another 15 high production volume chemicals that are produced or imported into the U.S. in amounts equal to or greater than 1 million pounds per year.
Chemicals Blamed for Two-Headed Fish on Sunshine
Animals  (tags: australia, fish, two headed, chemicals, suffering, endangered, protection )

- 2508 days ago -
BRENDAN TREMBATH: The use of agricultural chemicals is under scrutiny after two-headed fish were discovered on Queensland's Sunshine Coast. One grower has lost millions of Australian bass which died within 48 hours of being hatched. The Department o
Dogs And Cats Contaminated With High Levels Of Toxic Industrial Chemicals
Animals  (tags: pets, pet health, pollution, chemicals )

- 2767 days ago -
In the first study of its kind, Environmental Working Group (EWG) found that companion cats and dogs are polluted with even higher levels of many of the same synthetic industrial chemicals that researchers have recently found in people.
Toxic Chemicals Causing Cancer In Dogs, Cats
Animals  (tags: dogs, cats, chemicals, toxic, Cancer, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, pets )

- 2776 days ago -
According to a new study, the amount of toxic chemicals in cats and dogs continues to increase, along with the rising rate of cancer in these pets. The study was carried out by the Environmental Working Group. They stated that chemicals such as mercury,
American Songbirds Are Being Wiped Out By Banned Pesticides - CommonDreams.Org
Animals  (tags: songbirds, banned pesticides, chemicals, ornithology )

- 2791 days ago -
The number of migratory songbirds returning to North America has gone into sharp decline due to the unregulated use of highly toxic pesticides and other chemicals across Latin America. Ornithologists blame the demand for out-of-season fruit and vegetables
Tassie Devils in Toxic Chemicals Shock
Animals  (tags: tasmanian devil, toxic shock, chemicals, ban, global campaign, carcinogenic flame retardant chemicals )

- 2867 days ago -
Scientists have found high levels of potentially carcinogenic flame retardant chemicals in Tasmanian devils. The discovery is certain to fuel a global campaign to ban the use of such chemicals, The Australian newspaper reports.
Chemicals Linked to Lost Frogs
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wildanimals, amphibian, frogs, chemicals, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection )

- 2883 days ago -
AGRICULTURAL chemicals have been linked to the collapse of frog populations, which experts have previously attributed to a combination of climate change and a deadly fungus. Griffith University's Jean-Marc Hero says chemicals may have wiped out frog sp
Man Hunted in Arizona for Rape of Dog: Police
Animals  (tags: dog raped, jack russell terrier abused, burnt, chemicals, tortured, crime, police, investigation )

- 2926 days ago -
Police in the southwestern US state of Arizona are hunting a man linked to the rape and torture of a Jack Russell Terrier, a statement said Wednesday. Maricopa County Sheriff Deputies launched an investigation after the one-year-old dog was dropped of

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