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Tourist Rescues Endangered Turtles That Were Tied Up and Left to Die as Demand for Meat Grows
Offbeat  (tags: Tourist, rescues, sea shepherd, loggerhead turtles, meat )

- 2 days ago -
A British man on holiday in Nicaragua has rescued two large loggerhead turtles from potentially ending up on a dinner menu.
Good News! - New Mexico Plant Withdraws Animal Processing Application
Offbeat  (tags: Mexico, withdraws, horse, slaughter house, meat )

- 18 days ago -
plants. In 2007, Congress voted to strip the USDA of funding required to pay personnel conducting such inspections at the last two operational domestic equine processing plants. Federal funding bills continued to include language denying funding
Asda, Sainsbury's and Tesco All Sell Halal Meat From 'Live Kill' Animals That Have Not Been Stunned
Offbeat  (tags: Halal, meat, religion, cruelty, not stunned, tesco, asda, Sainsbury's, slaughter )

- 108 days ago -
Supermarkets throughout the UK are selling halal and kosher meat from animals that not pre-stunned before having their throats cut.
Japan's Whaling - the End Is Nigh
Offbeat  (tags: Whales, meat, sea shepherd, Japan, court orders )

- 126 days ago -
To make matters worse for Japan, whale meat consumption has rapidly declined. According to a CBC news report, the amount of stockpiled whale meat has doubled over the past ten years, with more than 2,300 minke whales worth of meat sitting in freezers.
Andras Forgacs: Leather and Meat Without Killing Animals
Offbeat  (tags: Andras Forgacs, meat, leather, no killing )

- 329 days ago -
By 2050, it will take 100 billion land animals to provide the world's population with meat, dairy, eggs and leather goods. Maintaining this herd will take a huge, potentially unsustainable toll on the planet. What if there were a different way?
PETA Wants To Turn OJ Simpson's House Into Museum
Offbeat  (tags: PETA, OJ Simpson, animals, meat, murder, museum, animals, bizarre, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pets, unusual )

- 949 days ago -
PETA would like to buy and turn OJ's five-bedroom home in Kendall, Fla., into a "Meat is Murder" museum. Simpson was infamously accused of murdering Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman in 1994.The museum would supposedly teach visitors that "nonviolence
Are Grass-Fed, Wine-Drunk Cows the Next Beef Trend?
Offbeat  (tags: free range farming, meat, cows, beef, cooks, canadian )

- 1465 days ago -
Most chefs pair a beef dish with a nice glass of red wine. Some Canadian ranchers are making it easy on cooks and diners -- they're putting the wine right into the meat itself.
All 50 U.S. States Give Approval for Illegal Pet Food
Offbeat  (tags: meat, states, pet food animals safety, world, americans, interesting )

- 1520 days ago -
every U.S. State allows diseased animals and euthanized animals to be ground up and cooked into pet foods and treats. Don't our pets deserve the same protection from dangerous and unhealthy ground meat from sick animals and ground meat from animals that
Man Attacks Meat
Offbeat  (tags: humans, meat, attacked, environment )

Cher Away
- 1598 days ago -
Here's a lesson on how not to advocate for a meat-free diet: Anthony Coffman went into an Indiana supermarket where he stabbed about $200 worth of raw meat and rubbed dog food into some of the packages to ensure that they couldn't be sold
Women, Cows, Speed Bags, and Steaks: One of These Things Is Not Like the Others
Offbeat  (tags: women, cows, meat, humans, environment, protection )

Cher Away
- 1872 days ago -
The ad depicts a large chunk of "meat" - a cow (or pig?) thigh, suspended in the air, hanging upside-down by a hook thrust violently through the limb. The "meat" slab is dressed in a mini-skirt and halter top in order to denote its female gender.

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