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Republican Consultant Speaks Out Against Iowa "Ag Gag" Bill- PLEASE SIGN PETITION!
Animals  (tags: undercover investigation, farm animals, abused, political consultant, iowa, animal protection )

- 1861 days ago -
Republican political consultant Mary Matalin, former aide to President George W. Bush, sent a letter to her colleagues in Iowa urging them not to pass the bill that would criminalize undercover investigations of factory farms.
Expose Cruelty to Animals? ThatâEUR(TM)s Terrorism!
Animals  (tags: iowa, Animal Cruelty, worldwide hippies, cruelty, animalwelfare, AnimalCruelty, law )

- 1926 days ago -
Iowa's ripping a page from Florida's ill-conceived, let's cover up the ills of factory farming with unnecessary laws, book: Big Ag and Iowa lawmakers are teaming up to make it illegal to seek employment on a farm with the intent of taking photographs
More Dog Breeder Inspections Done Deal
Animals  (tags: Iowa, animal breeding, puppy mills, inspections, abuse, protection, law )

- 2293 days ago -
A measure that would increase inspections of animal breeding operations in Iowa to cut down on abuses has been signed by Gov. Chet Culver.
Iowa Lawmakers Consider New Regulations Aimed at Cracking Down on Puppy Mills
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, puppy mills, Iowa, regulations, pets, protection, suffering )

- 2341 days ago -
Dog breeders in Iowa would see increased fees and tougher regulations under a measure unveiled today by supporters who called for cracking down on so-called puppy mills that often abuse animals.
Beautiful Animal Needlessly Slaughtered
Animals  (tags: iowa, mountain lion, resting, slaughtered, gunned down, coward, cruetly, endangered wildife )

- 2377 days ago -
Why, when some people see an unusual or rare animal, do they feel compelled to kill it? On Monday, Raymond Goebel shot perhaps the only mountain lion living in Iowa. Why did he shoot it? Was it because it was threatening him? No, it was sitting
Feral Cats Invading Cedar Rapids Neighborhoods
Animals  (tags: feral cats, Iowa, Cedar Rapids, floods, spay/neuter, rescue, ranimalwelfare, animaladvocates )

- 2524 days ago -
Thousands of feral cats are invading flood-damaged neighborhoods in Cedar Rapids. These cats are unvaccinated, not spayed and reproducing fast. The stray cats are hiding under porches, living in abandoned homes and having lots and lots of babies
Help Stop New Iowa Trapping Laws From Going Into Effect ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, trapping, Iowa, laws, AnimalWelfare, environment, suffering, protection, habitat, AnimalCruelty, killing, wildlife )

- 2632 days ago -
We, the citizens of the great State of Iowa, do hereby sign this petition to show our disapproval to the proposed revisions to Iowa Code Subsection 455A.5(6) Chapter 108; if passed, this amendment to Iowa law will remove all personal bag limits for the
No Dough for Deer ~ Video
Animals  (tags: iowa, wildlife, wild animals, deer, bank )

- 2724 days ago -
Young Deer caught on Surveillence Camera in Iowa Bank
Missing Flamingo Still On The Run ~ Video
Animals  (tags: iowa, zoolife, wildlife, birds, flamingos, on the run, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 2774 days ago -
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Officials at Des Moines' Blank Park Zoo are looking for a flamingo that flew the coop Tuesday morning. Zoo spokesman Terry Rich said the adult flamingo was discovered missing Tuesday. It had been spotted outside the zoo on the city'
Stranded Pigs Shot To Save Iowa Levees, Nearly A Dozen Pigs Escaped Farm For Higher Ground, But Became Stuck On Sandbags - CBS N
Animals  (tags: Flooding, Iowa, pigs, animals )

- 2925 days ago -
Luck ran out for about a dozen pigs who escaped their flooded farm, swam to safety through raging floodwaters and scrambled atop a sandbag levee in southeastern Iowa. They were shot because their hooves punctured the plastic of the sandbags...
Iowa Rescue
Animals  (tags: animals, rescued, flood, Iowa, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 2926 days ago -
Some photos from the flood in Iowa.
Pigs on Sandbag Levee Shot and Killed
Animals  (tags: pigs, shot and killed, Iowa, flood, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, AnimalCruelty )

- 2927 days ago -
Luck ran out for about a dozen pigs who escaped their flooded farm, swam through raging floodwaters and scrambled atop a sandbag levee in southeastern Iowa. Des Moines County sheriff's officials shot the pigs Tuesday, not long after they reached the
A Bounty on Feral Cats in Randolph, Iowa : Update
Animals  (tags: cats, strays, Iowa, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection )

- 3024 days ago -
There has been national media frenzy over a story in Randolph, Iowa (pop. 209) where the mayor has instituted a $5 bounty payment on the catching and delivering of live cats and dogs to the mayor so that they can be taken to a local vet and killed.
Iowa Lawmakers Target Fans of Dog Fighting / QCTimes.Com
Animals  (tags: Iowa, lawmakers, target, Class D felony, pets, dog fighting, pit bulls, animals, abused, dogs, cruelty )

- 3049 days ago -
The proposal would ratchet up the charges that illegal animal fight spectators could face. It would enable law enforcement officers to charge audience members with a Class D felony, making them eligible for up to five years in prison and a
Watch Vid "If You Eat Meat, You Can Watch This " WARNING GRAPHIC   video
Animals  (tags: slaughterhouse, Iowa, abuses, animals )

- 3198 days ago -
Largest slaughterhouse in the US (Iowa) was investigated it was revealedille repeated abuses of animals. WARNING GRAPHIC

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