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Archive of posts published in the category: Animal Rights

This Week in Animal Rights (Mar. 23, 2020)

Every animal up for adoption at shelters in Wisconsin, Texas, Nevada, Ohio, Iowa, and Minnesota…

This Week in Animal Rights (Mar. 9, 2020)

Abuse an animal; go to jail? Legislation introduced in Illinois would allow judges to appoint…

This Week in Animal Rights (Mar. 2, 2020)

Voters in National City pass a ban on the retail sale of commercially-bred dogs, cats,…

This Week in Animal Rights (Feb. 24, 2020)

Maryland, Michigan, and New Jersey are trying to ban declawing. Spokane, WA, passed an ordinance…

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…