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Archive of posts published in the category: Animal Rights

This Week in Animal Rights (Feb. 17, 2020)

“Euthanasia numbers of shelter dogs have decreased by 63% in the last seven years in…

This Week in Animal Rights (Feb. 10, 2020)

Loudoun County, VA, reported a placement rate of 91% for dogs, 92% for cats, and…

This Week in Animal Rights (Feb. 3, 2020)

Legislation pending in New York would ban the retail sale of commercially-bred dogs, cats, and…

This Week in Animal Rights (Jan. 27, 2020)

Kittens available for adoption at the Ames (Iowa) Animal Shelter. Lake County, FL, reported a…

This Week in Animal Rights (Jan. 20, 2020)

Legislation has been introduced in Virginia that would require people convicted of animal cruelty to…

This Week in Animal Rights (Jan. 13, 2020)

  Colorado lawmakers are considering a bill to ban the retail sale of commercially-bred animals…

This Week in Animal Rights (Jan. 6, 2020)

The animal shelter in Anson County, NC, went from a 96% kill rate to just…

This Week in Animal Rights (Dec. 30, 2019)

Delta Air Lines turns away a dog (pictured above) who is “very well trained and…

This Week in Animal Rights (Dec. 16, 2019)

One of the nation’s largest companies has gone to the dogs. The top 10 stories…

This Week in Animal Rights (Dec. 9, 2019)

After Sioux City, IA, repealed its “pit bull” ban, pitty puppies are being adopted out…