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Archive of posts published in the category: Animal Rights

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…

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

A third horse has died during “training” at Santa Anita racetrack since it was closed…

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

A “second city in China has permanently banned the consumption of dog and cat meat.”…

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

The San Francisco city pound turns its back on abandoned kittens during the coronavirus pandemic.…

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

“We cleared the shelter!” Animal control shelters in Chicago, Riverside County (CA), Rochester, Allen County…

This Week in Animal Rights (Mar. 30, 2020)

Santa Rosa County (FL) Animal Shelter is empty for the first time ever. The animal…

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

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

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,…