SMARTCOOKEE Company gives back

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SMARTCOOKEE Company gives back with SMARTCOOKEE Treat with Love program As part of its mission to provide nutritious and safe treats (surprisingly, many companies’treats are not!)

Another Research Company Accused of Animal Mistreatment

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For the full story, go here to outsourcing-pharma.com. Animal welfare watchdog group, Stop Animal Exploitation Now (SAEN), has released documents which, it claims, provide evidence that CRO MPI Research has been operating in violation of the US Animal Welfare Act. The documents, disclosed to OutsourcingPharma.com by Executive Director of SAEN, Michael Budkie, are said to have been released anonymously from a past or present employee.

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Connecticut Oil Company President Illegally Owns Primate

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However, this time the owner is an oil and gas company president , not some eccentric woman on Xanax. Pierce Onthank, the president of an oil and gas company, was charged in January with illegal possession of a primate for keeping a siamang, a type of gibbon that is native to rain forests in Malaysia and Indonesia and can weigh up to 30 pounds and stand 3 feet high. I'm starting to wonder about Connecticut. It's the same state where the Travis incident occurred.

Janet Jackson Continues as Spokesperson for Mink Fur Company

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The Seattle-based company supplies “the finest, most luxurious and exclusive ranch-raised natural black mink.” Given the fact that Jackson is representing a company that traffics in the fur trade, animal rights activists might get their feathers ruffled by Jackson’s continued associations with a luxe fur brand. What is the attraction of fur? I just don't get it. Wear your own damn skin! I'm disappointed in Janet Jackson and am totally taking her stuff off Rhapsody.

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Egg Companies Accused of Price Collusion

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The Justice Department has opened investigations. It's in the Wall Street Journal. Fresh-egg farmers acted together through a series of export shipments, organized by United Egg Producers, an industry cartel whose 250-plus members include virtually all of the nation's big egg producers. By removing a small fraction of eggs that would have been bound for U.S.

Why Is the Federal Government Awarding Contracts to a Company That Was Involved in Smuggling Primates?

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Despite this, it looks like this has been no barrier to his company getting federal contracts. If so, what is his role in the company that he founded? Aside from the moral issues involved in animal experimentation, why are US taxpayer dollars going to a company started by a man who went to jail for smuggling, and then transferred control of the company to his wife and mother? Worldwide Primates Inc.

Voluntary recall of Waggin’ Train and Canyon Creek Ranch treats

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Nestlé Purina PetCare Company announced it is voluntarily withdrawing its Waggin’ Train and Canyon Creek Ranch brand dog treats sold in the United States until further notice.

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Rocky & Bella, Inc. earns National Animal Supplement Quality Seal

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Pet supplement company Rocky & Bella, Inc. Only 80 pet supplement companies internationally are able to use the NASC Quality Seal on products. The company is committed to providing the best nutrition and super food supplement that science and nature have to offer.

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Are Published Animal Studies Skewed?

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Animal Researchers' Emotional Blackmail

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They want us to keep on funneling billions and billions of taxpayer dollars to the drug companies, the research universities and the suppliers of the animals and the animal testing equipment. Tags: animal research drug companies medical research Here's a succinct letter to the editor that summarizes the emotional blackmail propogated by animal researchers. From the Spokesman-Review in Spokane, WA.

Europeans Continue to Search for Alternatives to Animal Research.Why Not Americans?

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They have drug companies that are just as powerful as those here. To enable this new approach to be developed, the European Commission and companies that are members of the EPAA are working hard to initiate novel methods of research and technology transfer that will reduce the need for animal testing. Tags: europe animal research drug companies medical research I just don't understand it. Is there a different culture regarding animals in Europe?

UK Records Increase in Animal Testing

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Feeling stressed? Try a little #KittenTherapy!

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ABOUT TIDY CATS: Tidy Cats, a Purina company, is committed to the welfare of cats everywhere: from providing. This video is sure to make your day! What happens when you take some stressed out humans and offer them a bit of relaxing therapy?

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Siberian Husky Voted Top Dog in Pets-idential Election

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November 1, 2012, Norwalk CT – National pet services company Best Friends Pet Care has announced the winners of its 2013 Pets-idential Election for Canine in Chief and Canine Cabinet. Founded in 1992, the Company is headquartered in Norwalk, CT.

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Why Dogs Are Better Than Boyfriends

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The Honest Kitchen , a family-owned company that makes healthy, dehydrated pet foods, knows just the reasons why. Happy Valentine’s Day! Will you be spending your day with your dog? Yahoo News!

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It’s National Pet Month! Time to start #PetPraising

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Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Nestle Purina PetCare Company. As a #PurinaPartner I am being compensated for sharing this information. Did you know that May is National Pet Month? That’s right! An entire month to celebrate how much we … Continue reading →

Wrangler Honored as 2016 Guide Dog of the Year

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The annual award is given by Canine Company to celebrate the important work of guide dogs and raise awareness of Guiding Eyes for the Blind Wrangler, a 19-month-old yellow Lab. Wrangler was honored as 2016 Guide Dog of the Year!

Pet Safety 101: Poisonous Plants and Flowers

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ProFlowers, an FTD company, created this helpful graphic. With summer in full bloom, they rounded up a list of 199 common flowers and plants that are poisonous for pets, so you can be sure your furry friend is safe all.

Dog bedding for outside dogs

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There are plenty of pet companies online which stock beds from a range of well-known designers. Dogs love the great outdoors, don’t they?

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Celebrate your dog’s breed with Dogs Incorporated!

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While at BlogPaws we saw an adorable company that offered custom dog breed art prints in a variety of styles and colors. We knew that we wanted to get our hands on one of our sweet Maltese, so we were thrilled when they offered to send us one for a review feature here! We could not be happier!

Dogs love getting mail too! #BarkBoxGifts!

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Besides being filled with great items, we felt great about this dog box because the company donates 10% of proceeds on each box to animal welfare organizations! Baby is a very picky girl, so sometimes finding a treat that she will love is hard. Enter the BarkBox !

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Have You Considered Keeping Goats as Pets?

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They are also social animals, so as well as enjoying your company, it’s important to keep at least two together so they have company all the time. Have you considered keeping goats as pets? Cats and dogs are the most popular pets, along with hamsters, rabbits and guinea pigs also being amongst the favourites. Those wanting a more unusual choice may perhaps opt for a snake or tarantula, but these aren’t exactly cuddly or cute choices.

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Purina Waggin’ Train Treats Giveaway

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Waggin’ Train Chicken Jerky Tenders - Made with real white meat chicken sourced exclusively from a single, trusted chicken supplier with operations in China which is part of a USA company. Purina Waggin’ Train dog treats are sure to be a hit with your dog!

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DogTV

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The scientists and animal experts behind the creation of the channel insist that the programs are “scientifically developed to provide the right company for dogs when left alone,” and that the both the visual aspects and sounds are specific to a dog’s vision and hearing.

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Terri Irwin in Fight with Mining Co.

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A mining company is fighting the widow of Steve Irwin over the use of some leased land. The mining company says she only wants the land to expand her cattle operations. She claims that mining it will damage plants and animals. Looks like a long and nasty fight ahead

Walkin’ in a Kitty Wonderland Giveaway

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Submission of a photo grants 4 the Love of Animals, Nestle Purina PetCare Company, Petco Animal Supplies Stores, Inc. Do you love cats? Do they make an appearance in your holiday decorating? If they do, we want to see it! And you could win by sharing your kitty inspired holiday decor with us!

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Canines Go for the Gold at Doggy Olympic Games Across the U.S.

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The company offers boarding, grooming, training and doggy day camp at 42 locations across the U.S. London isn’t the only town where athletes are bringing home the gold this week.

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8 Reasons Why Bringing Your Dog To Work Is A Good Idea

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6) Mike Lloyd-Owen, who has a party planning company has two office dogs called Trousers and Clova. Office Life – 8 Reasons Why Bringing Your Dog To Work Is A Good Idea. Today’s guest post is from Lloyd Burrell. Lloyd is an animal lover and enjoys blogging on the office theme.

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A Place to Look For Animal Research News

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Note - this company has a lot of industry news sites on a wide range of topics, so they do more then just drug company news. I stumbled across this site called FiercePharma that has all kinds of news about the drug industry. If you go to the very top, there are tabs for FierceBiotechResearch and other topics. I've never heard of them before.

NARN Protests Fur Store in Everett, WA

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The company is Terry L. Northwest Animal Rights Network (NARN) will be staging protests at this fur store in Everett, WA. Fieck Furs. Here is their idea of a fur coat. Nice and GREEN! Literally and sarcastically.

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If you like chocolate, you may want to consider purchasing it from this company

You and Your Pets Can Stress Less This Holiday Season!

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Let them know that you are having company over the house. You and Your Pets Can Stress Less This Holiday Season! By Faye Pietrokowsky, owner of Inner Design-Applying Intuition. www.inner-deisgn.net. email. I subscribe to the notion that Halloween marks the beginning of THE holiday season. Here is my reasoning. Less than 30 days after Halloween, we celebrate Thanksgiving. Within another 30 days Hanukah and Christmas follow.

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Best DIY Halloween Costumes for Cats and Dogs

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Vance Miller is a freelance writer for Natural Balance, a natural pet food company that has been serving your four-legged family members quality ingredients since 1989. While most cats and dogs may not enjoy getting dressed up, some pets will have a blast dressing up alongside you and your kids for Halloween. However, while you might invest a lot of time and effort into your own costume, it can be tough to justify an expensive costume for your pet that may wind up torn to shreds.

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Irish Travel Agency Removes Matador from Advertising

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THE MATADOR – one of the most abiding and traditional images of Spain – has been removed from advertising by a leading Irish travel company following a protest by animal rights activists. The ad was seen by the Irish Council Against Blood Sports which contacted the company to object and the company agreed to withdraw the image from its marketing material. The move was in response from pressure from an animal rights group. It's a small step, but every one counts.

PETA Buying Corporate Stock

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Companies don't always change their policies, but Byrne said the effort has paid off. After PETA bought stock, Safeway grocery stores and restaurant companies Ruby Tuesday, Sonic and Burger King agreed to give purchasing preference to suppliers that abide by what the group says are more humane rules, such as not confining chicken and hogs in small cages, she said. I'm sure this is old news, but PETA keeps buying corporate stock to gain influence in corporate decision-making.

Orca Whale Article Appears in Salon

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By the way, she works for a company that does clinical testing for drug companies. Informative article with one expert saying captivity can drive orcas insane. I'm not surprised. They are used to miles and miles of ocean. The argument that they have "plenty of room" has been made about elephants too. In fact, the animal research supporter in my book club said that very same thing. (By Animals are commodities for her. So why should I be surprised at her elephant comment?).

Sled Dog Massacre Continues to Horrify

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This is the story of the sled dogs that were cruelly executed because a Whistler company wanted to downsize. Apparently, the manager of Howling Dog Tours applied for workers comp for PTSD and this is how the whole story was revealed. It's created quite an international uproar and the murdered dogs are knows as the Whistler 100. canada Working dogs

Big Miracle Giveaway

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With time running out, Rachel and Adam must rally an unlikely coalition of Inuit natives, oil companies and Russian and American military to set aside their differences and free the whales.

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Henry Sidgwick (1838-1900) on Duties to Animals

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Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Company, 1981], bk. [I]t is not quite clear whether we owe benevolence to men alone, or to other animals also.

Creature Comforts: Tips for Moving with Pets

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It’s best if the moving company can unpack your furniture and boxes ahead of time, but if this isn’t possible, provide your pet with the same sort of quiet and safe space that you did while moving out. Moving is a stressful endeavor.

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