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

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

Can Dogs Become Infected with the Novel Coronavirus?

Recent reports suggest that a dog in the U.S. has tested positive for the novel…

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

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

COVID-19 in Two U.S. Cats

Should we be overtly worried about our cats? And should we fear cats? The answer…

The Death of a TNR Pioneer

Donald Kennedy died of COVID-19 yesterday. Kennedy was the President of Stanford University when I…

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

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

Can cats catch coronavirus from people?

Last week, I called out Maddie’s Fund and some of its partner organizations for fearmongering…

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

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

Maddie’s Fund: Fearmongering about COVID-19

Maddie’s Fund and several of its partner organizations are fearmongering about the pandemic by recommending…

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

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