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Victory: Texas Gets Its First Puppy Mill Law!
Animals  (tags: texas, puppy mills, law, puppy, victory, breed, humane, care, housing, transportation, CDCBA, commercial dog and cat breeders act, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, cats, environment, ethics, GoodNews, habi )

- 2280 days ago -
On Friday, June 17, Texas Governor Rick Perry signed into law the Commercial Dog and Cat Breeders Act (CDCBA), which establishes minimum standards for the humane handling, care, housing and transportation of dogs and cats kept by large-scale Texas breed
Humanely Raised? Challenging Perdue's Claims
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, suffering, humane, chickens, protection, environment )

- 2487 days ago -
The Humane Society of the United States announced the filing of a class action lawsuit against the nation's third-largest poultry producer, Perdue Farms, over the company's alleged false advertising of factory farmed chicken products as "humane."
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, cats, feral cats, humane, protectino, society, goodnews )

- 2667 days ago -
The Town of Brookhaven has removed its proposal to ban feeding feral cats!
Nonanimal Training Methods U.S. Military Could Be Using
Animals  (tags: non animal testing, humane, medical training, military, animal welfare )

- 2963 days ago -
This use of animals in military medical courses constitutes a violation of the Department of Defense's own joint regulation on animal welfare, which states that alternatives must be considered and used if available and also explicitly prohibits inflicting
Stories Teach Children Empathy for Animals
Animals  (tags: empathy, animals, pets, children, humane, understanding, kindness, education )

- 2965 days ago -
"I have no use for a cat." That's what Mrs. Crump says when the golden cat shows up on her porch and slips in the door. And when she thinks about letting the cat out, one child in Natalie Nelson's kindergarten class can't help but interrupt.
Kill Pythons Humanely, Hunters Urged - MiamiHerald-VIDEO!
Animals  (tags: ethics, habitat, hunt, pythons, Everglades, PETA, humane )

- 2972 days ago -
Bludgeoning isn't enough. Neither is beheading. Pythons deserve both, insists People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. From anybody else, the advice might sound like overkill. But the animal rights advocacy group argues there are humane
Sign Petition: Tell MillerCoors to Support Humane Research
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, death, suffering, experiments, testing, millercoors, charities, humane, research, technology, business, money, ethics )

- 3046 days ago -
Animals in laboratories are often forced to endure early separation from their mothers, social isolation, prolonged captivity, sensory deprivation, repeated physical harm, and euthanasia when they are no longer considered useful to research.
The Australian Association for Humane Research Inc
Animals  (tags: animals, research, Australia, humane, non-animal methods, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection )

- 3096 days ago -
The Australian Association for Humane Research Inc. is a non-profit organization that challenges the use of animals in research on both ethical and scientific grounds and promotes the use of more humane and scientifically-valid non-animal methods of
Alternatives to Animal Testing - The Smart--and Humane-- Solution
Animals  (tags: animal testing, alternatives, humane, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection )

- 3137 days ago -
It's an age-old question: What do we use if we stop using animals as test subjects? And there is a simple answer. Thanks to advancements in modern technology, there are now safe and reliable methods of testing products that save animal lives while
Dying to Be Held - Fair Is NO Fun for the Big Cats - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: fairs, big cats, cubs, exploitated, abused, declawed, captive, humane, greed, big cats suffering, laws, legislaiton, protection )

- 3144 days ago -
After paying $20.00 to have their picture made with a baby lion or tiger the vast majority of people, who learned the truth about the miserable lives captive cats lead, confess "I knew in my heart that there was something wrong..." Often it is the
Animals  (tags: tony, bengal tiger, imprisoned, caged, protest, animal advocates, rehome, sanctuary, freedom, humane )

- 3205 days ago -
Alert: Tiger Truck Stop is not a HOME for a tiger, a sanctuary is a HOME. Support Tony the tiger LEAVING the Tiger Truck Stop and going to a HUMANE Sanctuary by signing petition. Endangered tiger named Tony at "Tiger Truck Stop"
Environmentalists Criticize Round Up of Wild Horses
Animals  (tags: horses, abuse, round-up, wild horses, mustangs, helicopters, humane, Fish and Wildlife Service )

- 3285 days ago -
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service starts a helicopter round-up of wild horses at Sheldon National Wildlife Refuge Monday. As Kristian Foden-Vencil reports, the population control measure has several animal rights groups incensed.
Celebrate "Be Kind to Animals Week" With Some of America's Kindest Kids!
Animals  (tags: be kind to animals, compassion, kindness, children, good people, animal adovcates, animal welfare, humane )

- 3421 days ago -
This week, May 4-10, is "Be Kind to Animals" week and American Humane celebrates by announcing the winners of their Be Kind to Animals(TM) Kid Contest. With so many horror stories of kids and animals, you really have to appreciate these wonderful kids,
Pet Issues: Saying Goodbye: How to Deal With Pet End-of-Life Issues
Animals  (tags: dogs, cats, death, saying, goodbye, euthanasia, humane, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, pets, protection )

- 3439 days ago -
Mary Kilroy's pets are never far from her heart -- or her home. The Kilroy family created an animal memorial garden beside their home on Bee Tree Road. Statues of animals, children and Saint Francis, the patron saint of animals, stand amongst shrubs,
Wolf Haven Continues Mission as Hearing Delves Into Its Past
Animals  (tags: wolves, suffering, Wolf Haven, humane, euthanasia, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3441 days ago -
A three-day hearing to determine whether the former executive director of Wolf Haven International violated federal animal-welfare laws by refusing to allow the euthanasia of a dying wolf concluded Friday.

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