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Victory! Canada To End Year-Long Poisoning Tests on Dogs
Offbeat  (tags: Victory, dogs, animal testing, Canada, beagles, pesticides )

- 234 days ago -
After corresponding with PETA, regulatory bodies in countries throughout the world are working to change their requirements that dogs be fed pesticides for a full year in painful and deadly toxicity tests.
Honeybees Rage Against the Pesticide Machine in This Buzzworthy PSA
Offbeat  (tags: video, pollinators, Greenpeace, bees, pesticides, Public Service Announcement, humans )

- 633 days ago -
Very worthwhile video! GreenpeaceâEUR(TM)s tiniest bunch of activists launch a protest to stop humans from killing them. It features their fictional members picketing supermarkets, hijacking chemical sprinklers, and vandalizing trucks with friendly messages.
Pesticide Latest Threat to Big Cats
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, big cats, pesticides )

- 746 days ago -
The big cats in western Tamil Nadu are facing a new threat, not from ruthless poachers but from poisonous pesticides. Poisoning of tigers and leopards with pesticide by vengeful villagers is threatening the survival of big cats in Western Tamil Nadu,
Indian Tigers 'Killed Off With Pesticides'
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- 1195 days ago -
Poachers are using toxic pesticides to kill India's endangered tigers, conservationists have warned.
PLEASE SIGN Campaign to Save Earth's Honeybees! ACTION NEEDED
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bees, dying, price of food, increases, pesticides, destruction, nature, food, children, death, diet, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, killing, suffering, society, shopping, health, business, organic )

- 1571 days ago -
In fact, honeybee deaths are reaching a critical point, whereby it may not be possible to reverse the damage. The good news is that much of the population decline can be attributed to human actions, including the use of nicotine-based insecticides
France to Ban Oilseed Pesticide to Protect Bees
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, bees, pesticides, ban, France )

- 1599 days ago -
French Agriculture Minister Stephane Le Foll has outlined plans to ban Cruiser OSR, a neonicotinoid pesticide, and has officially asked the EU Commission to re-evaluate neonicotinoid pesticides to increase protection for bees.
Prime Minister of Kenya Urged to Ban Lion-Killing Pesticide After Child Dies From Ingestion
Offbeat  (tags: animals, pesticides, child, death, protection, Furadan, environment )

- 2542 days ago -
On Monday October 26th a three-year-old girl mistakenly ate the pesticide Furadan (also known as carbofuran) in western Kenya. Her father, a teacher at a primary school, said that he had no knowledge of how dangerous the pesticide was, which he had

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