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USDA: First “Confirmed” U.S. Dog to Test Positive for SARS-Cov-2

The U.S. Department of Agriculture, which oversees the National Veterinary Services Laboratory, announced a confirmed…

This Week in Animal Rights (May 25, 2020)

“Shelters” are calling for temperament tests to be used even though they admit they are…

USDA: First Dog Claimed to Be Positive for COVID-19 was Negative

Last month, a researcher at Duke University claimed that Winston, a pug, was the first…

L.A. Times: Animal charity run by con staged abuse of dogs

(Warning: Graphic description of a dog being killed.) There are things you see that you…

No Defense: Shelters are Trying to Salvage Temp Tests

There is not a single temperament test used to evaluate shelter dogs that is reliable…

This Week in Animal Rights (May 18, 2020)

California Governor Gavin Newsom has withdrawn his support for a No Kill California. He has…

CA Governor Withdraws Financial Support for No Kill State

California Governor Gavin Newsom appears to have withdrawn his No Kill initiative. Earlier this year,…

False Alarm: Cats and COVID-19

Study which claims cats can “easily” transmit SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes COVID-19, to each…

This Week in Animal Rights (May 11, 2020)

Even though India has “the world’s strictest lockdown,” feeding street dogs is deemed an “essential…

This Week in Animal Rights (May 4, 2020)

A Federal Court threw out the Florida greyhound racing industry’s last ditch effort to continue…