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Victory! Animal Dealer's Owner, Manager Arrested on Hundreds of Felony Charges!
Animals  (tags: rats, reptiles, dealer, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, crime, humans, GoodNews, felony charges, protection, sadness, suffering )

- 1674 days ago -
Riverside County, California, authorities have arrested Mitch Behm and David Delgado, the owner and former manager, respectively, of Global Captive Breeders, LLC (GCB), a rodent and reptile breeder and dealer.
ACTION ALERT: No More Animal Cruelty For Art! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: rats, animals, tortured, killd, art, artists, animal cruelty, suffering )

- 2034 days ago -
Artist Laura Ginn recently hosted an extravagant dinner in Manhattan to complement her art show, "Tomorrow We Will Feast Again On What We Catch." The dinner was made with rat meat, and the artist wore a fur coat made from the pelts of 300 rats.
ACTION ALERT: Protect Mice, Rats and Birds Account for Vast Majority of Animals Used in Research! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: mice, rats, birds, unprotected, animal experiments, tortured, cruelty, legalisation )

- 2439 days ago -
There is substantial evidence to conclude that more than 90% of all animals used in research are mice, rats and birds. How can the U.S. government claim to provide protection for animals used in research when a vast majority of these animals are not even
Tell NYC Department of Parks and Recreation to Stop Using Cruel Glue Traps - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, mouse, rats, trapping, glue traps, suffering, abuse, killing, humans, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 2567 days ago -
Glue traps are one of the cruelest forms of mouse and rat control that exists. Animals can suffer up to five days before finally dying, usually from suffocation, dehydration or starvation. Death can also occur from blood loss
Rats and Small Animals Need Protection From Animal Welfare Act - TAKE ACTION!!!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, animalwelfare, animalrights, rats, mice, rabbits, animal testing, Testing on animals )

- 2781 days ago -
Many rats, mice and small animals are not protected by the Animal Welfare Act. Please sign this petition to the USDA to help change that and include them as 'animals' as well.
Animal Shelter Is Giving Live Rats Seized in Cruelty Case as Food ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, rats, environment, protection, suffering )

- 2825 days ago -
According to news reports, the Animal Service Center of the Mesilla Valley (ASCMV) is giving away--indiscriminately and on a "first come, first serve" basis--dozens of live, domestic rats. This includes giving away the rats to people who want to use the
ACTION ALERT: Ask Illinois Central College to Drop Deadly Experiments !!
Animals  (tags: horrific animal cruelty, rats, frogs, dissected, experiments, classrooms, students, teach compassion not cruelty )

- 2891 days ago -
In cruel classroom anatomy and physiology experiments at Illinois Central College (ICC), rats are killed and have their lungs and intestines cut out. In other experiments, frogs are killed and have their leg muscles and nerves removed so that students can
Animal Exploitation Photo Gallery : Mice and Rats
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, labs, mice, rats, suffering, protection, environment )

- 3032 days ago -
Mice and rats are not protected by any anti-cruelty laws, nor are any research facilities required to account for any testing procedures on them. These feeling and social animals are left to the "mercy" of the researchers. The rats in this photo are
Florida Man Charged With Animal Cruelty Over Pet Rat
Animals  (tags: animals, rats, pets, killed, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, suffering, protection, environment )

- 3048 days ago -
Authorities say a DeLand man who strangled a pet rat after accusing his wife of taking the last cigarette has been charged with animal cruelty.
Defenseless Rat Proves Knockout in Lab
Animals  (tags: animals, labs, rats, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )

- 3108 days ago -
The creation of a lab rat with no functioning immune system...It also heralds the arrival of many other types of knockout rats vital for research.
ACTION ALERT: Ask Oakton Community College to End Cruel Classroom Experiments
Animals  (tags: oakton community college, end cruel classroom experiments, rats, mice, cruelty, suffering )

- 3163 days ago -
Because of a complaint from a concerned student, PETA has learned that a professor at Oakton Community College (OCC) requires students in her anatomy and physiology courses to experiment on rats who have been killed in a cruel manner and to experiment
Rats Play Odds in Gambling Task
Animals  (tags: animals, rats, gambling, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection )

- 3170 days ago -
Rats are able to play the odds in a "gambling task" designed by scientists to test the biology of addiction.
Your Morning Adorable: Cat and Rat Are BFF (Sort of)! Video!
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, rats, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 3183 days ago -
"Rat loves cat ... cat tolerates rat," is owner chibudgielvr's summation of the unique relationship between Peanut the rat and Ranj the cat.
In Memory of Vincent, Remy, and Henri
Animals  (tags: animals, rats, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection )

- 3200 days ago -
This is a story about three rats. Actually, it's a story about 25 rats, but only three of them really had a chance at redemption, and even that didn't happen in the end. I gave them names, even though I never met them, because I couldn't stand to let
Protection for Rats and Mice: Front-Page News
Animals  (tags: mice, rats, peta, welfare, labratory, cruelty, experiments, awareness, animal advocates )

- 3201 days ago -
Yep, rats and mice are finally having their day. Saturday's Wall Street Journal (the second-largest paper in the country and the most respected) features a front-page article about the work of PETA and others to gain protection for rats and mice in labor

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