Animals

Yesterday a federal judge has ruled that Idaho's law banning secret filming of animal abuse at agricultural facilities is unconstitutional.

Federal Judge Strikes Down Idaho’s Ag-Gag Law

Goat Cheese Farm Converts to Vegan Cheese Farm

After 20 years of producing award-winning goat cheese, farmers Carol and Julian Pearce are now going vegan. The farmers have always been compassionate and loving towards animals (Carol has a background in

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Endangered Species to Light Up the Empire State Building

On Saturday night, the most famous building in New York City will be aglow with images of endangered species as part of Oceanic Preservation Society’s “Projecting Change on the Empire State

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New Podcasts Explores the Ins and Outs of Animal Law

Our Hen House, a nonprofit animal rights organization, has launched a new podcast completely dedicated to the legal system and its relationship to animals. Hosted by self-proclaimed “passionate (and nosy)

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African Golden Wolf is First New Canine in 150 Years

Looks like the jackals, the tricksters of traditional folklore, have fooled us once again. The golden jackals found across parts of Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Europe, are now

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Zimbabwe Asks for Extradition of Cecil’s Killer

The Zimbabwean authorities have officially stated they want Walter James Palmer, the dentist responsible for killing Cecil, the lion, in an illegal hunt, extradited to the country so he can

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NY Court: Chimps Are Not People

The Manhattan Supreme Court ruled that chimpanzees are property, not ‘persons’ according to the law, in the case of Leo and Hercules, two chimpanzees currently being used for science experiments

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