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Chihuahua State Passes Strong Dogfighting Legislation
Offbeat  (tags: mexico, Dog fighting, legislation, banning, Animal Exploitation, Animal Cruelty, penalties, prevention of cruelty to animals, stronger protection laws, changing attitudes, responsibilities )

Kalliope
- 2 days ago - hsi.org
CHIHUAHUA--Humane Society International welcomes the passage of a bill to penalize a host of activities related to dogfighting in the State of Chihuahua, Mexico. Congresswoman Nadia Xóchitl Siqueiros Loera introduced the bill during a ceremony...
Marineland Teaching Orca to 'Speak' Only Highlights the Cruelty of Captivity
Offbeat  (tags: france, orca whales, speaking out, captivity, freedoms, Animal Cruelty, exploitation, Living conditions, Tourist attraction, bans, abused animals, intelligence )

Kalliope
- 5 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Wikie the orca made international waves last week week when the world heard her successfully mimicking human speech. Marineland - the amusement park in Antibes, France where 16-year-old Wikie lives - announced the news with a splash that got the whole...
VIDEO: Rescued Lab Chimps Step Outside for the Very First Time
Offbeat  (tags: laboratories, chimpanzees, Animal Cruelty, rescued, freedoms, better life, safety )

Kalliope
- 31 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
This heartwarming video from Project Chimps shows once-captive chimpanzees going outside for the first time in their lives. The chimps were rescued from labs, where they were used for cruel medical experiments.
Investigation Exposes Extreme Cruelty at America's Largest Egg Producer
Offbeat  (tags: poultry industry, Animal Cruelty, exploitation, stronger protection, control, regulations, animal welfare laws, Sustainable Development, consumers, responsibilities, corporate greed )

Kalliope
- 31 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Cal-Maine, the largest producer of chicken eggs in the United States, has been accused of horrific acts of animal cruelty at its egg farm in Lake Wales, Florida. An investigator working for Animal Recovery Mission (ARM) was hired by Cal-Maine for two...
Sale of Puppy Mill Dogs Now Banned in 250 Places in the U.S.
Offbeat  (tags: puppy mills, bans, Animal Cruelty, exploitation, ethics and morality, Animal welfare act, stronger protection, standards, pet stores, sales )

Kalliope
- 34 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
The city of Poulsbo, Washington, has joined hundreds of other places in America that have banned the sale of puppy mill dogs and cats in pet stores. That brings the total number of towns, cities, counties and even states who now forbid the cruel practice
Baltimore May Be the Next City to Ban Selling Dogs and Cats in Pet Stores
Offbeat  (tags: pet stores, Animal welfare act, puppy mills, illegally, bad business, deplorable conditions, Animal Cruelty, stronger protection laws, safety standards, adopable animals, needless suffering, killing )

Kalliope
- 40 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
The Baltimore City Council is considering banning all retail sales of cats and dogs in pet stores within the city. Maryland state law already prohibits the vending of cats and dogs from illegal puppy mills, but allows pet stores to sell the animals...
Animal Cruelty Sentences to Rise to Five Years in Prison
Offbeat  (tags: Animal Cruelty, Prison Sentences, UK Government, UK )


- 143 days ago - bbc.co.uk
People in England who commit the most serious crimes of animal cruelty could face up to five years in prison, the government has said.
CLICK For Harley's Dream -END Puppy Mills
Offbeat  (tags: click to donate, end puppy mills, Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty )

Sue
- 178 days ago - shopforyourcause.com
HarleyâEUR(TM)s Dream was established in 2016 to create awareness and educate the public about the cruel commercial dog breeding industry, also known as puppy mills. Harley was a Chihuahua freed after 10 years in a puppy mill!
Are We Tough Enough on Animal Cruelty?
Offbeat  (tags: Laws, Animal Cruelty, UK )


- 360 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Andrew Frankish was filmed stamping on a bulldog and throwing her down stairs (Pictured) , When two brothers who filmed themselves torturing a dog were spared jail it provoked an outcry. Yet England and Wales has the lightest maximum sentence in Europe
New Trump Rule Means Animal Labs = HIDDEN
Offbeat  (tags: Trump administration, concealing animal abusers, animal cruelty )

Simone
- 380 days ago - all-creatures.org
This move makes it IMPOSSIBLE to find out where animals are located, their treatment and any violations, essentially giving carte blanche to anyone to hide animal violations, and violate animal welfare laws, among other things.
Mustangs Found Dead, $100K Reward Offered to Find Culprits Who Sabotaged Horse Preserve
Offbeat  (tags: horses, animal cruelty, reward )

Anna
- 540 days ago - lasvegasnow.com
A reward of $100,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the persons responsible for a disturbing act of animal cruelty. WARNING: Some of the images you are about to see are disturbing.
Have We Fallen Out of Love With Elephant Rides?
Offbeat  (tags: Elephant rides, animal encounters, animal cruelty )


- 662 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Elephant rides and other animal encounters have long been a staple of the Asian backpacking experience. But with steady reports of animal cruelty, the BBC's Anna Jones asks whether tourists are starting to turn their backs on such adventures.
 

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