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No Kill and Public Safety: A Case Study of Austin, Texas

Bonnie, a case study of the Austin Animal Center behavior protocol. Directors of killing shelters…

Colorado on the Cusp

Colorado has an 89% statewide live release rate for dogs and cats. Humane Society of…

The Ugly Racist Underpinnings of Pit Bull Laws

Although dogs pay the ultimate price, the discrimination in breed specific legislation is often aimed…

RIP Cosmic Giant

Richard Gregory has died. During his life, he fought against segregation, disenfranchisement, racism, gender equality,…

PETA’s ‘Outlandish Lies’

One of many healthy puppies killed by PETA after lying to get custody of him.…

Animal Evaluation Matrix

On behalf of the No Kill Advocacy Center, I just released an Animal Evaluation Matrix…

PETA’s ‘Death Squad’ Arrives in Houston

The animals caught in Hurricane Harvey’s path have survived the most punishing storm and torrential…

Up at Daylight

Jennifer and I have launched Up at Daylight, a podcast which explores animal rights and…

I Stand on the Side of Love

Photo taken by my son at a candlelight vigil in San Francisco in honor of…

The End of Temperament Testing

It’s time to throw out the fake hand, the doll, the food bowl takeaway, and…