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Animal Rights Activists Are Celebrating A Massive Victory Over SeaWorld

Animal Rights Activists Are Celebrating A Massive Victory Over SeaWorld | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
SeaWorld has been ordered not to breed its orcas, despite just dishing out $100 million (£65million) towards the expansion of new tanks.

The ruling by California Coastal Commission approved d
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It's about much more than chicken slaughter rights: Animal rights activists ... - Jerusalem Post Israel News

It's about much more than chicken slaughter rights: Animal rights activists ... - Jerusalem Post Israel News | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
The Kapparot battle reached a zenith this year when the “Alliance to End Chickens As Kapparos” filed a lawsuit to ban the practice in New York City.
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Students join efforts to curb animal rights violations - Times of India

Students join efforts to curb animal rights violations - Times of India | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
Students in the city have joined hands with People for Animals to check transport of cattle violating animal rights laws.
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Animal Rights Activist Group FARM Pays Students $1 To Watch Animal Abuse Video - WEMU

Animal Rights Activist Group FARM Pays Students $1 To Watch Animal Abuse Video - WEMU | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
The animal rights group FARM, paid one dollar to any Eastern Michigan University student who watched an animal abuse video of undercover footage from
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Animal rights group AVC calls for Cambridge University’s ‘monkey labs’ to be stripped of public funding | Cambridge News

Animal rights group AVC calls for Cambridge University’s ‘monkey labs’ to be stripped of public funding | Cambridge News | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
Animal rights activists are demanding Cambridge's controversial monkey labs should be stripped of their public funding. The Anti-Vivisection Coalition (AVC) have alleged that Cambridge University...
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Good Stock Handling Important to Animal Welfare | THATSFARMING.COM

Good Stock Handling Important to Animal Welfare | THATSFARMING.COM | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
Good stock handling and husbandry skills are key factors in animal welfare. Without competent, diligent care of animals their welfare will be compromised.
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Please share vegan/animal rights/compassion quotes or lyrics! • /r/vegan

I love the power of words and I think thoughtful passages can really change people's perspectives on important issues such as the treatment of...
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Children raised as animals: what can we learn? - ABC Online

Children raised as animals: what can we learn? - ABC Online | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
From ancient Rome's Romulus and Remus to The Jungle Book's Mowgli, it seems there's a near-universal fascination with the idea of children raised by animals.
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Crack Down on Animal Cruelty in Malaysia | ForceChange

Crack Down on Animal Cruelty in Malaysia | ForceChange | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
Malaysian lawmakers are about to vote on legislation that would set serious, concrete penalties for incidents of animal abuse. Urge them to pass this thorough and progressive animal welfare law.
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What mentally ill animals can teach humans / Boing Boing

What mentally ill animals can teach humans / Boing Boing | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
An increasing amount of scientific evidence suggests that animals, from chimpanzees to coyotes to parrots, can suffer from the same mental illnesses as humans. Understanding the biology behind animal depression, OCD, and PTSD could provide insight into why people suffer from mental illness and how these conditions evolved.
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Those Left Unprotected by Canada’s Protectionism

 

If we’d like clearer consciences about what we’re eating (and, at the same time, healthier and longer lives), it’s time to make that plain to the large political parties. (The Greens are already paying attention to these issues.)

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Sea Shepherd’s Sixth Year In Taiji: Why We’re Still Fighting for Dolphins

Sea Shepherd’s Sixth Year In Taiji: Why We’re Still Fighting for Dolphins | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
(TAIJI DOLPHIN SLAUGHTER/OCEANS) JAPAN — This month kicked off the infamous annual dolphin hunt in Taiji, Japan, where upwards of 1,800 dolphins and whales are captured and/or killed over the course of six months.
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A success in the fight against wildlife crime | UK World Animal Protection

A success in the fight against wildlife crime | UK World Animal Protection | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
A housing development company has been prosecuted in London for destroying a protected bat roost.
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LGBTQ Activists Share How They Came Out For Animal Rights - Care2.com

LGBTQ Activists Share How They Came Out For Animal Rights - Care2.com | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
A group of LGBTQ and animal activists show how they came out for animals.
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Animal rights group takes on Manchester zoo - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Animal rights group takes on Manchester zoo - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
CEDAR RAPIDS | A California-based animal rights group began making it case in federal court Monday that a Manchester couple illegally obtained and disposed of exotic animals at their private
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Moby reveals how he became an animal rights activist after rescuing a kitten ... - Daily Mail

Moby reveals how he became an animal rights activist after rescuing a kitten ... - Daily Mail | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
When it comes to animal rights, recording artist Moby is someone who literally talks the talk and walks the walk
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Vegan Banana's curator insight, November 4, 2015 11:55 PM

Moby's story is touching and sweet.  It illustrates how we each open our hearts and come to veganism in our own time and in our own way. It is an incredible and wonderous journey that for some starts with their own health.  For others it's environmental issues such as climate change or deforestation.  For some, like Moby it's as simple as loving a kitten.  


And you?  Are you ready to start your vegan journey?  You don't have to go it alone.  We are here to help... VeganBanna.com

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'The Price Is Right's Bob Barker On Animal Rights And Animal Defenders International [Exclusive Interview] - uInterview

'The Price Is Right's Bob Barker On Animal Rights And Animal Defenders International [Exclusive Interview] - uInterview | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
The Price is Right Bob Barker is a staunch supporter of animal rights
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Animal welfare at heart of European organic farming proposals - GlobalMeatNews.com

Animal welfare at heart of European organic farming proposals - GlobalMeatNews.com | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
Organic farming standards across Europe could be tightened up with a greater emphasis on animal welfare when the European Parliament’s Agriculture Committee meets on 13 October to discuss proposed amendments to existing regulations.
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Notts animal welfare campaigner secures historic anti-bear bile farming agreement

Notts animal welfare campaigner secures historic anti-bear bile farming agreement | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
The tireless work of a Nottinghamshire-born animal rights campaigner has ensured a landmark agreement to end cruel bear bile-farming in Vietnam. It is hoped that the horrific practice could be...
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Does Keeping Animals Captive Really Help Kids Learn How to Respect Them? - One Green Planet

Does Keeping Animals Captive Really Help Kids Learn How to Respect Them? - One Green Planet | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
Zoo and marine park professionals often argue that the educational benefits for children of keeping animals in captivity outweighs any adverse impacts that this may have on the animals (that is, if they can bring themselves to acknowledge that...
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An imagined battlefield - The Statesman

An imagined battlefield - The Statesman | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
This article, will not discuss the best way forward to address the issues arising out of human and dog co-habitation, but rather explore whether a proponent of human rights can disregard the treatment of animals, or whether this is lazy moralizing tantamount to abandoning our own humanity.
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Denmark faces religious fury for banning Halal and Kosher meat on animal rights grounds | World | News | Daily Express

Denmark faces religious fury for banning Halal and Kosher meat on animal rights grounds | World | News | Daily Express | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
DENMARK has provoked the fury of Muslim and Jewish groups by banning Halal and Kosher slaughter on animal rights grounds.
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Does your institution talk about its animal research?

Does your institution talk about its animal research? | Animals R Us | Scoop.it
A position statement can help an institution be open and transparent about why and how it uses animals in its biomedical research.
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FDA Unjust to Just Mayo

The FDA is unfairly punishing the makers of an environmentally-friendly, humane product that does not contain eggs.
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Stop Animal Fighting Experiments at Northeastern University! | Action Alerts | Actions | PETA

Stop Animal Fighting Experiments at Northeastern University! | Action Alerts | Actions | PETA | Animals R Us | Scoop.it

For nearly two decades, experimenters from the Department of Psychology at Northeastern University in Boston have been injecting hamsters with anabolic-androgenic steroids and other aggression-promoting drugs and then forcing them to fight each other. Since 1996, the experimenters have injected hundreds of animals with steroids, cocaine, and other substances, sometimes drilling into their skulls and injecting the drugs straight into their brains.

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