Help Haiti's Animals

Critter News

Here's a link to the Best Friends page to donate to animal rescue in Haiti. The organization is part of the Animal Relief Coalition for Haiti. Tags: natural disaster Haiti animal rescue Best Friends Haiti.the only country where I believe human welfare is only slightly better than animal welfare. That's really, really bad.

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Animal Relief Efforts in Haiti

Critter News

Even under the best conditions, animals have a tough life in poverty stricken nations like Haiti. But, of course, we don't pay attention to Haiti unless the buildings all fall down. Tags: Haiti The Humane Society has information here. The ASPCA has a page too. I imagine like everything else, this is going to take a lot of hard work.

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Update on Conditions for Haiti's Animals

Critter News

Tags: natural disaster Haiti Unfortunately, things are pretty uncertain, but I can only expect the worst.

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Latest News on Best Friends' Haiti Efforts

Critter News

Tags: developing countries Haiti animal rescue Best Friends earthquake I hope one day to leave a bunch of money to help animals in such horrible conditions. Of course, I have to figure out how to earn that money first :-). In the meantime, direct from Best Friends Animal Sanctuary.

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5 ways to help the animal rescue efforts in Chile and Haiti

4 The Love Of Animals

These three groups are already operating mobile veterinary clinics and other services in Haiti, and planning to go to Chile when they’re allowed in: IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare). American Humane and ARCH (Animal Relief Coalition for Haiti). They also have a foundation to help pets in Haiti. 5 ways to help the animal rescue efforts in Chile and Haiti originally appeared on 4 The Love of Animals on March 29, 2010. Contribute to rescue efforts.

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New Podcast Uploaded for 01/26/10

Critter News

In this week's podcast ending January 26, 2010: **Animal rescue efforts are underway in disaster-stricken Haiti; **A research study involving the burial of live pigs is halted; **The blood sport of dogfighting enjoys a revival in Afghanistan; **And a report by animal welfare organizations criticize pig farming in the European Union. Tags: podcast

Becoming Sensitized to Animals in Books

Critter News

It's a book by Tracy Kidder about Dr. Paul Farmer, an international health advocate who made his name from his work in Haiti and his fight against Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (MDR). There were various brief descriptions of the poor animals of Haiti. The cockfights that are so popular in Haiti. Tags: books I read a lot. A whole lot. Over the years, I've noticed that the role of animals jumps out at me in any book I read.

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On Alienating the Neighbors

Animal Person

Because she was very busy with finals, she left Izzy with her parents, who had never had a dog in their lives (she said it was a cultural thing--they're from Haiti and don't have the same relationship with dogs as we do in the United States, and having been to Haiti I know what she's talking about). Tags: Activism Current Affairs Ethics First of all, I think it's time I start vlogging, like Elaine does.

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November is. Awareness Month

Animal Person

Haiti doesn't allow people from the Church of the Latter-Day Saints to adopt. Tags: Activism Current Affairs Ethics My inbox this month has informed me that November is Vegan Awareness Month! And Diabetes Awareness Month. And Adoption Awareness Month. Who knew November was such a potentially-informative month? Here's my attempt to bring it all together in an Animal Person post.