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So a Guy and a Tiger Walk Into a Bar...Really, in Illinois
Offbeat  (tags: animals, odd, pets, safety, humans, animal welfare, tiger cub )

Giana
- 389 days ago - crimelibrary.com
A guy took a leashed tiger into a busy bar on a Sunday evening and ordered a beer. When the bartender asked what the tiger would be drinking, the man replied, Anything he wants. At least that's how the old joke goes. Police aren't laughing either.
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
- 475 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
- 480 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
Houseful of Cats: Woman Raises Lions, Leopard in Home
Offbeat  (tags: woman, lions, leopard, home, bizarre, animal welfare )

Giana
- 498 days ago - news.yahoo.com
10-month old white lioness Vati is on the loose and she's hungry, very hungry.
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
- 520 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.
Show Strength in Numbers By Signing These Active, Open Petitions Online Dolphins,Etc...
Offbeat  (tags: Dolphins, Ocean Animals, Animal welfare, Sea Animals )

PrimaAWAY
- 572 days ago - callofthecove.wordpress.com
There are quite a lot of Petitions to sign from assorted sites so I am posting the page to PLEASE SIGN AS MANY AS POSSIBLE, IF NOT ALREADY!! Please Sign as many as possible. Dolphins and ocean related.
VICTORY!!! - Animal Advocates Declare Victory in Federal Foie Gras False Advertising Suit
Offbeat  (tags: Victory!, foie gras, BAN, suffer, delicacy, liver, WRONG, animal rights, animal cruelty, animal welfare, animal advocates, animals, sadness, cruelty )

Julie
- 587 days ago - aldf.org
ALDFs lawsuit contended that Hudson Valley Foie Gras was violating the federal Lanham Act and California's False Advertising and Unfair Competition Laws by claiming to be "the Humane Choice" while force-feeding massive amounts of grain to ducks
Liz Marshall Documents Animal Suffering In Our Ghosts In The Machine -Raising Awareness To Animal Suffering-Movie Released Soon
Offbeat  (tags: animal rights, Movie, awareness, abuse, animal welfare, animal advocates, animals, slaughter, cruelty, abuse, beat to death, kill, inhumane, protection )

Julie
- 634 days ago - samaritanmag.com
Liz Marshall knows the topic of animal rights is a tough subject. She knows most people would rather look away. That's why she calls them "the ghosts": animals used by humans for food, fur, research, and entertainment. The BC-born, Toronto-based filmmaker
Nine-Year-Old's Vegan Recipe Wins Him a Trip to the White House
Offbeat  (tags: children, animal welfare, food, goodnews, health )

Anne
- 636 days ago - mfablog.org
The young, emerging chef recently entered a national nutritious food contest. His dish was chosen as a winner out of 1,300 entries.
Baby Gorilla Being Raised By Humans in Faux Fur
Offbeat  (tags: animal welfare, wildlife, orphan lowland gorilla, surrogate mother, wildlife rescue, video )

Julia
- 722 days ago - gma.yahoo.com
A group of faux-fur wearing zookeepers at the Cincinnati Zoo are hoping a rather odd-looking experiment will save an orphaned 8-week-old western lowland gorilla named Gladys.
Life Of Pi Helps Life Of Tiger
Offbeat  (tags: animal welfare, WWF, PSA, tiger conservation, wild tigers, animals, Life of Pi, save tigers )

Julia
- 743 days ago - globalanimal.org
There are less than 3,200 tigers left in the wild. This staggeringly low number has inspired World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment to team up and help raise awareness for wild tiger conservation...
A Mixed Bag for Animal Welfare
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, animal welfare, protection )

Cher
- 933 days ago - rspca.org.uk
The first report on our five ground-breaking pledges has revealed progress on dog legislation, but is also showing a worrying increase in the import of live reptiles.
Best Police Response to 'Vicious Dog' Call Ever
Offbeat  (tags: animal welfare, rescue story, dogs, police officer, exercised restraint and compassion, response to a stray dog, pit bull, Baltimore, policeman )

Julia
- 971 days ago - examiner.com
Officer Dan Waskiewicz, responded to a call about a dog - thankfully in a manner which was insightful and compassionate.
Cesar Millan Signs on for Save Lennox Movement, Offers to Take & Rehome Dog
Offbeat  (tags: animal welfare, Cesar Millan, "Dog Whisperer" save Lennox, celebrities, Belfast, save Lennox campaign, Lennox dog, Belfast City Council, Cesar Millan Foundation, UK, twitter )

Julia
- 1000 days ago - examiner.com
On Friday, Millan posted a message to his Twitter account stating that his non-profit the Cesar Millan Foundation was willing to take Lennox in, rehabilitate him and rehome him outside of the UK, far away from the Belfast City Council members.
India: Excellent News ! - 120-Year-Old Tradition of Animal Sacrifice Ends After 12 Year Battle.
Offbeat  (tags: village, children, education, animal welfare, animal protection, legalisation )

Simone
- 1005 days ago - serbiananimalsvoice.wordpress.com
Every year, Rajo Sankranti (a mass festival in Odisha, India) is a feast day for the villagers of Srirampur and its neighboring villages under the Pattamundai police limit, where hundreds of animals are killed for the Deity Maa Ramchandi, Srirampur
 

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