It is estimated that ten to twenty million animals from more than 130 species die from lead poisoning in the United States each year. Wild animals become poisoned by ingesting prey that has been wounded by lead ammunition,
Greyhound racing is an inhumane form of entertainment that treats dogs as dispensable commodities to be used and abused at the will of the track and the owners. Typically, dogs are kept at the track where they race, confined in small stacked cages
This bill would require institutions of higher education to first offer cats and dogs used in research to an animal rescue organization for adoption instead of euthanizing the animal. Facilities that conduct research in collaboration with
Shark finning is a cruel and wasteful practice by which a fin is sliced off a shark while the shark is alive and conscious. The shark is then tossed back into the ocean where it is unable to swim and suffers a slow and painful death over the course
Please join me in requesting that the U.S. State Department provides direct financial assistance to help the starving animals in Venezuelan zoos. The agony of these animals is deplorable and they need you to speak for them immediately.
Rabbits are trapped in an enclosed area while frantic children chase after them until they catch one of the terrified animals in an event called the animal scramble, hosted by the Tippah County Fair in Mississippi.
Each August, the Tippah County Fair in Mississippi holds a "Farm Animal Scramble," during which rabbits, chickens, pigs, goats and calves are released into an arena and small children are encouraged to chase them down and catch them.
Packy the elephant was born at the Oregon Zoo in 1962 and has lived in a small, cramped enclosure for nearly of all of his 54 years. In all his life, Packy has never had the opportunity to walk on grass, or forage on trees, or choose his friends