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  1. Paul McCartney Asks Fans to "Eat No Fish" on Good FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | KURB-FM Little Rock

    As Christians prepare to celebrate Easter this Sunday, Paul McCartney is continuing his ongoing support of animal rights and the vegan lifestyle by taking part in a new initiative encouraging people to forego eating meat for the holiday.


  2. DA says man killed dog after mental break: Family finds Jack Russell...Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A young man accused of brutally killing his Jack Russell terrier while suffering a psychotic break was arraigned in court Thursday and charged with one count of felony animal cruelty.


  3. In Carriage Horse Fight, the Daily News Is Really Having Trouble Keeping Fact and Opinion SeparateRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Village Voice

    ... a petition online and in print, calling on Mayor Bill de Blasio to leave the horses alone and criticizing animal rights group NYCLASS's proposal to replace the horses with vintage-replica electric cars. At the same time, News reporters are also ...


  4. Neglected Animals Taken to Humane SocietyRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | NBC Miami

    Hundreds of animals were subjected to "deplorable conditions" after Gisela Tacao took them in at Gigi's Rescue in Hialeah.


  5. Cat shot 17 times with a pellet gun has recovered from surgeries and infections in SarniaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    Joe the cat is pictured at Blue Cross Animal Hospital in Sarnia Wednesday, one day before he was released into foster care.


  6. USDA files complaint against Alaska universityRead the original story

    Wednesday | Anchorage Daily News

    USDA spokeswoman Tanya Espinosa said Wednesday that an administrative judge will decide whether the university could face fines that an animal-rights group hopes total $10,000 per animal.


  7. 'Campaign of terror' ends in jailRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    A FORMER soldier has been jailed for six years for her part in a conspiracy to blackmail an animal-testing company through a campaign of terror which involved the use of improvised explosive devices and the desecration of a grave.


  8. Man sentenced to 4 years in prison for burning dogRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | KPLR-11

    The man who admitted to burning a dog alive has been sentenced to four years in prison.


  9. Animal advocate horrified to hear about malnourished cattleRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    Animal advocates spoke out about a case of animal cruelty that spanned two counties in North Alabama.


  10. Huntingdon Life Sciences blackmailer Debbie Vincent jailed for six yearsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    Undated handout photo issued by the Metropolitan Police of Debbie Vincent, 52, an animal rights activist who has been found guilty of being involved in a "menacing" conspiracy to blackmail a major animal testing company.


  11. Law Enforcement Trains To Handle Animal AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WXII 12 Winston-Salem

    Asst. D.A. along with law enforcement officials from around the Piedmont met today for training on how to approach animal cruelty situations.


  12. PETA Scolds FLOTUS For Using Real Eggs In Egg RollRead the original story

    Wednesday | Sweetness & Light

    PETA is urging first lady Michelle Obama to substitute fake eggs for the 19,000 real ones to be used in Monday's Easter Egg Roll, claiming that egg production is cruel and eating them unhealthy and a violation of her "Let's Move!" agenda.


  13. Regulators Begin Asmussen InvestigationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Blood Horse

    ... Kentucky. He said the KHRC has requested all of the video compiled by PETA but has yet to receive it from the animal rights group. "It's a slow process. We are moving at a fast snail's pace dictated by the PETA organization," said Ward, noting that ...


  14. USDA Files Complaint Against UAFRead the original story

    Wednesday | APRN

    ... Tanya Espinosa said today an administrative judge will decide whether the university will face fines an animal rights group hopes total $10,000 for each animal. The USDA says the university failed to provide adequate veterinary care, identify that ...


  15. Animal rights groups heading to court over Ontario's spring bear hunt pilotRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Two animal rights groups are taking the Ontario government to court in an attempt to stop a spring bear hunt pilot program before it begins, alleging it amounts to animal cruelty.


  16. PETA urges health ministry to ban sale of animal-tested products - Indiatalkies.comRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | India Talkies

    New Delhi, April 17: Animal rights group PETA has urged India's health ministry to ban the marketing and sale of animal-tested cosmetics and household products.


  17. Re: Michael Vicks Signs Deal With Jets But PETA Is Not Happy | News OneRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | NewsOne

    The New York Jets signed star quarterback Michael Vick on Friday for a reported one-year, $5-million deal; however, animal rights group PETA , who seemingly still holds a grudge against the NFL player as a result of his 2007 conviction for dog-fighting, sent out a tweet upon hearing the news about the signing that clearly shows they are not quite ... (more)


  18. Lawsuit filed to gag Idaho's controversial "ag gag" lawRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | The Bandera County Courier

    On Monday, March 17, a coalition of organizations dedicated to civil liberties, animal protection, food safety, labor rights and the environment, along with journalists, filed a federal lawsuit to overturn Idaho's newly passed "ag gag" statute, signed into law by Idaho governor C.L. "Butch" Otter on Feb. 28. The lawsuit challenges the ... (more)


  19. France decides that pets are no longer just 'property'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    According to Wednesday's publication of the Telegraph , France has decided to acknowledge that pets are more than just property.


  20. Guilty plea in pit bull burning caseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    A St. Louis man pleaded guilty Thursday to abusing a dog in August 2013 to such a degree that the animal had to be put down.