Easy Chicken Dog Cookies

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These Chicken dog treats are full of flavor and nutrition for your best friend. Easy Chicken Dog Cookies. 1/4 cup unseasoned chicken drippings. Optional Decoration: Press small pieces of freeze-dried chicken into top before baking.

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A naked chicken!

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We recently went to visit a little farm, and they had a lot of fun chickens. I believe the breed of chicken is called Cochin, but as you can see, he doesn’t have the signature “pants” that his fellow chickens have. The post A naked chicken!

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Do Chickens Feel Empathy?

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Here's an article from the Telegraph regarding chickens feeling empathy. I used to hate chickens as a child and thought they were irritating. Now, I think they're wonderful and we sponsor Camilla the Chicken through Farm Sanctuary's animal sponsorship program. farm animal welfare chickens animal emotionsThe research is from the School of Veterinary Sciences at the University of Bristol.

ASPCA Change Your Chicken Challenge #ChangeYourChicken

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There are probably not many people who know and … Continue reading → The post ASPCA Change Your Chicken Challenge #ChangeYourChicken appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals. The love that we have for all animals is what inspired us to begin this blog in 2007.

Chicken Wars in the Pacific Northwest

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Silly piece in a way about the battle between people who want urban chickens and those who don't. Tags: seattle pacific northwest farm animal welfare chickens

Groups Urge FDA Ban on Feeding Chicken Feces to Cows.Wait, WHAT???

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Well, you learn something new every day. A coalition of food and consumer groups that includes Consumers Union and the Center for Science in the Public Interest has asked the Food and Drug Administration to ban the practice. McDonald's Corp., the nation's largest restaurant user of beef, also wants the FDA to prohibit the feeding of so-called poultry litter to cattle. Yeesh. Happy Halloween

Purina Waggin’ Train Treats Giveaway

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Each variety of the real meat chicken jerky dog treats are made with very careful oversight, from the egg all the way to the finished product. The three real chicken varieties are slow cooked to make the most delicious snack for your dog. The Chicken is sourced exclusively in the U.S.

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Cambodian Blood Sport: Crocodiles Tearing Live Animals Apart

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cambodia blood crocodile chickensDisgusting. It's happening at the Siem Reap Crocodile Farm in Cambodia.

More Alleged Abuse At Iowa Egg Farms

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Tags: animal abuse eggs farm animal welfare factory farm chickens

Surprising NYTimes Editorial about National Egg Production

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battery hens eggs egg production hens farm animal welfare agriculture agribusiness chickensSurprising to me at least. The editorial advocates a national standard that establishes humane standards in all parts of the country.

Keeping Ducks and Geese as Pets

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Goose eggs are around two to three times bigger than chicken eggs and duck eggs are just slightly larger than chicken eggs. The slightly larger size and higher yoke to white ratio are thought to make baked goods richer and more moist compared to when using chicken eggs.

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A gourmet menu for your cat.

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Daytime Nibbles: Hill’s® Ideal Balance™ Grain-Free Natural Chicken and Potato Recipe dry food- Delicious ingredients like chicken (the first ingredient), green peas, apples, cranberries, carrots & broccoli will make your cat happy while providing the nutrition that she needs.

2013 21

Royal Decree Issued in Spain Over Animal Welfare

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battery hens spain farm animal welfare chickensInteresting! Effective? Who knows? Here's an excerpt from Farmers Weekly Interactive. The Spanish government has taken the unusual step of issuing a royal decree to compel farmers to report on what action they are taking to comply with the 2012 conventional cage-ban and if they require any government assistance.

On The Respectful Emperor

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Yesterday I saw what could be the next such attempt in The Atlantic's " Last Clucks: The Death of a Chicken ," by Sara Lipka. the chicken waited with me, its head sticking through a gap in the top of the box. He had indeed just murdered a chicken.

The Other Side of the Egg Debate

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I believe that chickens should have room to stretch and walk around. Hetty Alcuitas, a volunteer with Grassroots Women, said she sympathizes with the environmental and animal-rights arguments against caged chickens. Tags: proposition 2 eggs factory farm food chickens I am a firm supporter of reforming factory egg farming. And I'm willing to pay for more expensive eggs if it allows for that.

Proposition 2 Poll

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Tags: eggs california farm animal welfare factory farm chickens

Consolidation of Egg Industry

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“Purr-fect Times of our Lives” contest

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Winners will receive 4 free individual packs which include a can of Fancy Feast Chicken Feast in Gravy as well as a “buy 3, get 1 free” coupon redeemable at Petco. Introducing the “Purr-fect Times of our Lives” contest!

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Economic Conditions Make People Eat Less Steak

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They're just eating chicken instead. but don't get excited.

Veganism in the Workplace

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One man said “you like chickens?&#. Slaughtered them ourselves!&# Um… not exactly what I meant when I said I like chickens. Tagged: chickens , Kindred Spirits Sanctuary , pictures , Veganism.

Beneful Healthy Smile Dog Food Giveaway

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Beneful Healthy Smile dog food is made with real wholesome ingredients, including rice and real chicken, accented with vitamin-rich carrots, yogurt and a dash of parsley.

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Healthy Pet Treats

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Both varieties have plenty of different flavors to choose from, like Chicken & Apples , Beef & Sweet Potatoes and Turkey & Cranberries. Disclosure: Author has been compensated for completion of this article. Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc.

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“You Want Farm Animals to Go Extinct!”

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Those that couldn’t - like “broiler&# chickens - would only find it difficult because of human intervention in their breeding. Chickens who are bred for meat grow so large so quickly that even with the best of care, they do not live long. My sister lives in Tampa, FL and she sees wild chickens all the time. So, do I want pigs, cows, and chickens to exist? Tags: Animal Rights Farmed Animals Veganism chickens omnivores pictures wildlife

Summer BBQ Winner

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We just had to share the adorable winning photo of our Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul Summer BBQ Photo contest. Congrats to Paula who won the camera, and thanks again to Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul for sponsoring the giveaway.

Weird Factoid about Cockfighting in Oklahoma

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Cockfighting was illegal in Oklahoma until 1963, when a judge ruled that chickens are not animals and therefore unprotected by anticruelty laws. News & World Report, 6 December 1999. oklahoma cockfighting blood sport

How to keep your cat warm this winter

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Warming food always goes down well – and during the coldest months, there’s nothing wrong with dishing up a tasty breast of chicken or a piece of fish to keep your cat’s appetite fired up. Many supermarkets sell cheap cuts of chicken and coley that can be microwaved and mashed up – but always remember to check for bones if you’re serving up fish. Cat owners! Have you woken up in the night with a wet nose burrowing under the covers?

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PETA Among Groups Spied on by Maryland State Police

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PETA was labeled a "security threat group" in April 2005, and by July police were looking into a tip that the group had learned about a failing chicken farm in Kent County and planned on "protesting or stealing the chickens." A "very casually dressed" undercover trooper attended a speech by PETA's president that month and waited afterward to see whether anyone talked about chickens.

Quash the Squash

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The RSPCA are trying to raise awareness of its urgent campaign to protect the welfare of UK meat chickens. Right now, the UK government is considering new EU legislation that may increase the number of chickens allowed in rearing sheds.

5 Pet Projects to Bring the Family Together

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Then, use chicken wire to cover the openings in the dresser, and you’ve got a classy, personalized aviary that will better mimic the feeling of a home in the shady protection of a tree. Simple, constructive activities to make pets happier.

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Fancy Feasts (For Fabulous Floors)

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Notice the little bit of chicken by his paw. I’d like to introduce you to one of my two most favorite males on the planet: This is Cyrus. And yes this is the first thing I see every single morning. A fluffy Maine Coon with no sense of boundaries. All up in my grill.

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Giveaway!

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One lucky winner will get three sample bags of the adult dry formula of Chicken Soup for a Pet Lover’s Sou l pet food; a $30 gift card to PetFoodAuthority.com and a copy of the Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul book. We have a great giveaway for you today!

Giveaway: Summer Travels

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Chicken Soup for the Pet Lovers Soul wants to hear about your favorite "Summer Trave&# l stories and how you handle taking care of your pets on the road. Prize: Chicken Soup for the Pet Lovers Soul pet "goody bag”. For an additional entry, “like&# Chicken Soup for the Pet Lovers Soul on Facebook. Thanks to Chicken Soup for the Pet Lovers Soul who is sponsoring this giveaway and providing the prize.

Summer BBQ Photo Contest

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We are happy to announce the Chicken Soup for the Pet Lovers Soul Digital Camera Summer BBQ Photo Contest! Chicken Soup for the Pet Lovers Soul encourages you to enjoy the summer with friends, family, and of course, your pets!

Quote of the Week

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To go from the chicken (Gallus gallus) to the Chicken McNugget is to leave this world in a journey of forgetting that could hardly be more costly, not only in terms of the animal's pain but in our pleasure, too.

Giveaway: $20 PetCo Giftcard

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We have a $20 PetCo Giftcard for giveaway today thanks to Chicken Soup for the Pet Lover’s Soul ! You may be familiar with the Chicken Soup for the Soul book series, well, now you can share your love for your pet through this new line of pet food.

Rachael Ray Nutrish Naturally Delish

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The first thing we had her try was the “Chicken Paw Pie”, and she simply loved it! There are four flavors total; Chicken Paw Pie, Savory Lamb Stew, Hearty Beef Stew, and Chicken Muttballs with Pasta.

A Chance for Bliss

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Currently, A Chance for Bliss sanctuary is home to 96 residents including 25 horses, 22 dogs, 8 goats, 7 pot belly pigs , 4 sheep, 2 steers, 5 ducks, 5 geese, 5 cockatiels, 4 rabbits, 3 chickens, 3 cats, 1 turkey, a one-winged pigeon, Hines, and a turtle, Bart.

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Cute: Dogs in costume!

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We love the chicken quiet a bit, but they are all very cute. The team behind Free People , a leading clothing retailer, wanted to share their favorite photos from their annual Halloween Dog Costume Parade with us.

Purina Beyond Giveaway

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Can I have some of that chicken? Egg-battered rosemary chicken breast with carrot barley tabbouleh. We recently received a sample of the new Purina Beyond dog food (and we have some bags to give away for cats or dogs, so be sure to keep reading).

Did someone say treats?

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Of course, she is loving the fact that the vet has given her permission to eat peanut butter, mac and cheese, and more of her favorite treats from Cesar ( Cesar Softies Grilled Chicken Flavor ). Our sweet pup has been a bit sick recently.