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Girl With Bow Hairstyle Barred From School Pictures (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: hair bow style, 4 yr. old girl, banned, school pictures, Kent England, Lady Gaga, sadness, upset, video, today show )

BarbCat
- 877 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
We used to get totally psyched over picture day at school. Then again, we were never banned from our own school photos like this little girl from Kent, England.
Geese Live Freely In CA
Offbeat  (tags: victory, foie gras, banned, calfornia, geese, welfare )

Simone
- 1083 days ago - globalanimal.org
(FOIE GRAS BANNED) CALIFORNIA -- Chefs may call it a delicacy, foodies may call it exquisite, but animal activists are up-in-arms over it.
Victory! Indian 'Running of the Bulls' Banned .
Offbeat  (tags: victory, laws, animal protection animal welfare, jalliikita, banned )

Simone
- 1179 days ago - peta.org
After aggressive campaigning by PETA India--including a lawsuit filed in the Supreme Court of India--the Ministry of Environment and Forests has added bulls to a directive thatlists animals (bears, monkeys, tigers, lions and panthers) who are prohibited
Russia May Ban Tigers, Crocodiles as Pets
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, crocodiles, wild animals, banned, russia, not pets, laws, legalisation )

Simone
- 1426 days ago - thaindian.com
Crocodiles, tigers and penguins may soon disappear from Russian homes if the parliament clears a bill that bans "exotic" animals from being kept as pets. A bill on animal care that is pending with the parliament may include a list of animals that are
Complaints Over BBC Screening of Horse Mutilations
Offbeat  (tags: BBC, complains, BVA, ponies, annual identication, ear markings, mulitations, banned )

Simone
- 1431 days ago - farminguk.com
The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has contacted the BBC programme 'Countryfile' following the broadcast of an item on identifying wild ponies in North Wales using 'ear marking' on 31st October 201
No More Three-Legged Lobos
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, wolves, traps, banned )

Cher
- 1453 days ago - all-creatures.org
Steel-jawed traps, once commonly used by fur-trappers throughout the majority of the Mexican wolf recovery area in New Mexico and Arizona, have been banned.
Banned Books: Harry Potter Series
Offbeat  (tags: banned, books, harry potter, witchcraft, friendship, love, devotion )

Merissa
- 1478 days ago - businessclarksville.com
As the single most banned book series in the last decade, Harry Potter has met more opposition than any other book in America. Some complain of its "witchcraft," but the real danger of the book is when it's ripped from the hands of those who'd be ....
Coyote and Fox Penning BANNED in Florida!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, penning, banned )

Cher
- 1497 days ago - all-creatures.org
Animal Rights Florida has confirmed that Coyote and Fox Penning have been banned in Florida! Thank you for all your work for animals...everywhere!
Bandipur Bans Night Traffic to Save Tigers
Offbeat  (tags: night traffic, india, banned, tiger protection, unusual )

Simone
- 1623 days ago - ndtv.com
The busy road between Mysore and Ooty is a busy tourist route, and is also a connecting road between Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala. But it also happens to cut through the Bandipur National Park, and that's not such great news for the animal
Seal Clubbing? There's Not An App for That
Offbeat  (tags: seal cubbing, horrific cruelty, game, banned )

Simone
- 1631 days ago - animals.change.org
Ever been sitting around bored with your fancy new iPad, and think to yourself, "Boy, I could really go for some simulated clubbing of baby seals"?
Wales the First Part of the UK to Ban Pet Shock Collars
Offbeat  (tags: wales, animal welfare, electric collars, pet shock collars, banned )

Simone
- 1672 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Wales has become the first part of the UK to outlaw the use of electric shock collars to train cats and dogs. The ban, passed by assembly members, means from midnight anyone caught using the devices faces a fine of up to £20,000 or six months in prison
Rat Man Banned From Taking Live Animals on Trains
Offbeat  (tags: pet rat, carried on his shoulder, banned, trains, harrassment )

Simone
- 1676 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
A man who carried a rat on his shoulder as he ''caused misery'' on the railway has been banned from taking live animals on trains.
B.C. Court Bans Sale of Raw Milk
Offbeat  (tags: Raw Milk, banned, to sell, food, health, interesting )

Lone
- 1676 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
The B.C. Supreme Court has banned the sale of raw milk in the province, rejecting the co-op structure that allows for sharing of unpasteurized milk in Ontario.
I Thought Ivory Was Taboo
Offbeat  (tags: ivory, banned, blood money, greed, taboo, elephants slaughtered )

Simone
- 1692 days ago - advocacy.britannica.com
A global ban on international ivory trade was agreed. Commercialization slowed. Prices dropped. Elephant populations stabilized. And it became taboo -- unthinkable -- to purchase ivory. If you did, you were part of the problem. But ivory is money (blood
Woman Banned From Keeping Dogs
Offbeat  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, banned, protection )

Cher
- 1693 days ago - rspca.org.uk
A woman who neglected and hit her dogs was found guilty of causing unnecessary suffering and sentenced at Greenwich magistrates court.
 

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