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Delta Sued By Hunter Over Exotic Animal Trophy Ban
Offbeat  (tags: animal rights, hunting, trophy hunting, Delta Air Lines )

Tracy
- 250 days ago - airport.blog.ajc.com
An expert in animal law has flown to the defense of Delta Air Lines after a group of safari hunters sued the airline over its ban on transporting exotic animal hunting trophies.
Biggest Elephant Killed in Africa for Almost 30 Years Brings Back Memories of Cecil the Lion
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, elephants, hunting, zimbabwe, animal rights )

Tracy
- 255 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
German hunter pays nearly £40,000 to shoot one of the largest elephants ever seen in Zimbabwe, while conservationists and safari guides mourn the loss of magnificent animal
Council Scraps Urban Fox Cull in Face of Protests
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, culling, london, rspca, animal rights, foxes )

Tracy
- 259 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Hackney council has suspended the country's first cull of urban foxes for 30 years after protests from animal welfare groups
Moby Reveals How He Became An Animal Rights Activist - as He Calls on Fans to Join Him in Walk
Offbeat  (tags: Moby, singer, animal rights, farm sanctuary, walk, New York, Florida )

Scooby
- 263 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The musician recently took time out to show his support for Farm Sanctuary's nearly three decades of lifesaving work by starring in a video inviting fans to lace up and join him.
SeaWorld Puts Employee Who Reportedly Acted as PETA Activist on Leave
Offbeat  (tags: Sea world, leave, peta, animal rights )

Scooby
- 346 days ago - marketwatch.com
On leave an animal protector.
Chinese Dog-Eating Festival Outrages Foreigners
Offbeat  (tags: animals, abuse, animal rights, dog-eating festival, China )

Ray
- 390 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Outrage on social media over an annual dog-eating festival in China has been growing every year - and this year it's trended across the world. Will the anger eventually end the practice of eating dog meat in China?
Australia Fury Over 'Sledgehammer Cattle Killings' in Vietnam
Offbeat  (tags: Animal rights, Cattle, Slaughtered, Vietnam, Australia )

Ray
- 402 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Animal rights activists say they have obtained video showing exported Australian cattle being killed with sledgehammers in Vietnam.
Animal Rights Activist Attacked Outside Palm Springs Restaurant
Offbeat  (tags: Thousand Palms, Calif, animal rights, protest, Foie Gras, ban lifted )

Stephen
- 467 days ago - kesq.com
Foie Gras is back on menus across California after a statewide ban was lifted in January. However, the French delicacy is still causing controversy. Over the weekend, a protest outside a Palm Springs restaurant turned violent.
Queen - Brian May Wins Award For Animal Rights Campaigning
Offbeat  (tags: Brian may, guitarist, award, animal rights, badgers, fox hunting, queen )

Scooby
- 576 days ago - hub.contactmusic.com
Queen rocker Brian May was honoured for his activism at an animal rights awards ceremony on Wednesday (26Nov14).
Rescued Baby Wombat Leah Joins Your Favorite Celebrities to Fight for Animals Everywhere!
Offbeat  (tags: orphaned wombat, rescued, cuteness, survivor, animal rights )

Simone
- 674 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
When a passerby saw that a wombat in Victoria, Australia had been struck by a car, something told her to stop and make sure the animal wasn't carrying offspring. Sadly, the poor mother didn't survive, but sure enough, her tiny baby was still alive .
Permit to Hunt An Endangered Black Rhino Is Auctioned Off for $350,000
Offbeat  (tags: Endangered Black Rhino's Killed, Auction to kill Endangered Rhinos, Animal Rights, Animal Cruelty, "An American will pay anything to kill t )

PrimaAWAY
- 895 days ago - theverge.com
5,000 African black rhinos are now estimated to live in the wild, but that isn't stopping a Texas-based group from killing one of the endangered animals. the Dallas Safari Club auctioned off a permit to hunt a rhino in Namibia for a whopping $350,000
Eleven Arrested in Crackdown on Congo's Elephant Poachers -YES!!!
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, endangered, animal advocates, animal rights, habitat, killing, protection )

Julie
- 925 days ago - ens-newswire.com
"The growing list of arrests is a testimony to the fact that our combined tactics are delivering results in the fight against elephant poaching in the region," said African Parks CEO Peter Fearnhead.
First-Ever Lawsuit Filed for Chimpanzee Seeking Legal Personhood - BRAVO!
Offbeat  (tags: chimpanzees, Nonhuman Rights Project, legal defense, animals, speak4voiceless, elephants, animal welfare, animal rights )

Julie
- 933 days ago - earthintransition.org
"Our goal is to breach the legal wall that separates all humans from all nonhuman animals."
A Wolf Called Storm - ANOTHER Nature Documentary on Wolves
Offbeat  (tags: wolves, wolf packs, animal rights, animal welfare, animal advocates )

Julie
- 937 days ago - youtube.com
Storm is an extraordinary wolf - the head of a pack in Canada's frozen north that hunts the giant buffalo herds. This pack came to fame in Frozen Planet and now cameraman Jeff Turner spends a year with Storm and his wolf family, learning how they survive
My Doctor Wants Me to Take Premarin, But I Understand It's Made From Horse Urine. Is This True?
Offbeat  (tags: medication, hrt, hormones, women, menopause, estrogen, horses, cruelty, abuse, animal welfare, animal rights, animal advocates, peta )

Judith
- 978 days ago - peta.org
The estrogen-replacement drug Premarin, prescribed to menopausal women, is made from horse urine; in fact, the drug's name is short for PREgnant MARes' urINe. About 750,000 mares are impregnated each year [to collect] their estrogen-rich urine.
 

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