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Domestic Pets Forced To Perform Stressful Tricks

While elephants are finding freedom from being forced to perform in the US, someone pointed out to us that there are some humans out there who force their dogs to endure a similar level of stress elephants endured to perform tricks like tight rope walking and surfing on a chain. You could imagine the amount of beating…

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‘Canned’ Hunting – The ‘End Game’

Banner image: courtesy of Campaign Against Canned Hunting article ‘Canned’ Phase Out We have seen the acknowledged damage being done to South Africa’s reputation from its continued harbouring of ‘canned’ practices. The ‘canned’ industry is in steep decline (with a reported 70% drop in the ‘appetite’ for ‘canned’ executions of bred stock). Figure 1 – “Sir David Scholey and his…

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Puppy destined to be boiled alive – rescued

We are so happy to introduce you all to our newest little Angel! Last week Renee adopted this little pup from Wags and Walks here in LA who had received 6 puppies total from famed South Korean dog activist and super woman Nami Kim. Nami has rescued over 1000 dogs in the past few years while…

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Hillary Admits To Hunting Ducks

While many sees Hillary as a better choice to Trump, her track record on animal rights is not spotliess. In a 2008 campaign speech, Fernando Suarez of CBS News reported her to have gone on duck hunting trips in her well off upbringing. “WAUSAU, WIS. — At a campaign stop this afternoon, Hillary Clinton’s focus was…

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Hillary Clinton’s Promises to Protect Wildlife Are Nothing Compared To Bernie Sander’s

While combing through the election websites of Hillary Clinton, we noticed that Hillary has some election promises for animal rights. It looks awfully similar to Bernie Sander’s promises but sadly with a lot of details taken out. This is from Hillary’s website: As president, Hillary will: Protect wildlife in the United States by keeping public lands public—not auctioning…

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World Lion Day, the African Lion and CITES

On the 10 August, it will be World Lion Day……so what events can we look forward to that gives us hope that this iconic species can survive in the wild for future generations to see and enjoy? In September this year, the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Fauna and Flora (CITES), will…