Organic Bamboo Dog Collars

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An organic bamboo dog collar? The post Organic Bamboo Dog Collars appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals. That also looks great? Yes please! Just in time for summer too, because as you can see, Baby’s new bamboo collar is super spunky in blue and lime green.

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Organizations Putting Animals First

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Thankfully, there are some organizations out there that make it their business to look after and care for our animal counterparts. Formed in 2007, this organization seeks to promote the humane treatment of animals by promoting effective animal sanctuary management. Led by professionals who have experience with organizations such as the Humane Society of the United States, the group is definitely not new to the issues surrounding animals worldwide.

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TRAFFIC Says Malaysian Raid Proves Organized Crime Link

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Tags: organized crime wildlife trafficking malaysia

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Organic Milk

Animal Ethics

My cousins Craig and Kevin Hicks are dairy farmers, specializing in organic milk. They also sell pasture-fed beef and pasture-fed chicken. I spent some of the best times of my life on their farm in North Branch, Michigan. Here is their website

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Organic Food

Animal Ethics

Here is a New York Times editorial opinion about organic fish. The Times argues that the concept of organic food does not apply to wild animals. If organically raised fish suffer less than nonorganically raised fish, it is an accident, morally speaking. I'm not saying that there is no correlation between an animal being organically raised and it being treated in a morally permissible way; I'm saying that any such correlation is contingent rather than necessary.

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Russia Bans Canadian Seal Imports!

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Russia and two of its neighbours have informed the World Trade Organization that they are banning the import and export of harp seal pelts – a move that animal-rights activists are celebrating as the death knell of Canada’s commercial seal industry. World Trade Organization canada kazakhstan europe seal hunt belarus trade seals russiaGreat news! But I'm not exactly sure why RUSSIA would ban them. The other two neighbors that banned them are Kazakhstan and Belarus).

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Another Wildlife Trafficking Ring Busted

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Tags: wildlife smuggling wildlife crime otters India organizations poaching tigers

Sharp Increase in Rhino Poaching

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Organized crime is also heavily involved in trafficking of rhino products and other endangered species'. Tags: organized crime wildlife crime Traditional Chinese Medicine poaching rhino endangered species It's the highest rate in 15 years, with an increasing market in Asian traditional medicines. This statement in the USA Today article says it all.

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Zambia Calls for Tougher Wildlife Crime Enforcement

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This because it is being run by organized crime networks with professional and ruthless criminals. Tags: organized crime wildlife crime ivory africa zambia rhino elephants Wildlife crime such as poaching and live animal smuggling is becoming increasingly sophisticated. It's not just some guy with a gun and snare. Zambia's Minister of the Environment and Natural Resources is calling for a greater cooperation between her country's agencies in dealing with this serious issue.

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Mexico and US Go at it Again Over Dolphin-Labeling and Tuna

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World Trade Organization economics dolphin mexico tuna trade fishing usFrom the Bridges Weekly Trade News Digest. The long-running dispute between the US and Mexico over Washington’s ‘dolphin safe’ labelling practice for tuna products is likely to see a WTO appeal, after the two parties together asked for an extension of the appeals deadline.

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Doris Day Animal League is Part of the Humane Society?

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Tags: organizations animal welfare

$10 Million Euros in Smuggled Wildlife Seized

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On Why My Food Bill Just Got a Lot Cheaper

Animal Person

Because I am now less convinced of the merits of organic food than I used to be (low-yield, high land requirements, confusion over whether the natural chemicals are any better than the synthetic ones as well as whether or not organic is actually healthier).

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Trafficking Should be Crime Story, Not Wildlife Story

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Tags: organized crime wildlife trafficking endangered species

Crime Gang Dealing in Rhino Horn and Elephant Ivory

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Tags: organized crime africa zim poaching rhino elephants

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12 Reasons Why Dogs Help With Depression and Anxiety

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The World Health Organization declared April 7th, 2017 as World Health Day, a day focusing on mental health, but it’s also a year-long campaign which aims to educate, raise awareness and help people suffering from mental illness.

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Petfinder turns 20! #MetOnPetfinder

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One of our favorite websites, Petfinder has helped facilitate more than 25 million pet adoptions through its shelter and rescue member organizations. This post is sponsored by Purina. As always, our thoughts are our own. Happy 20th anniversary Petfinder!

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Links/Products You Should Check Out

Creature Talk

Tags: Animal Rights Animal Welfare Environmental Concerns Farmed Animals Veganism animal agriculture and the environment Animal Protection Organizations farm sanctuary vegan food

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Profile of Free the Bears Fund

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Really inspiring profile of the work done by this Australian organization.

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SMARTCOOKEE Company gives back

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to pets everywhere, SMARTCOOKEE Company, a natural, organic, premium treat maker based in Sarasota, … Continue reading → The post SMARTCOOKEE Company gives back appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals.

2015 142

Profile of "Pro-Test"

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Here's a scathing overview in Primate Freedom of the new organization "Pro-Test," an organization of animal researchers who want to advocate for their work. Long and impressive expose.

The hardest post to write.

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Everything happened quickly, starting on Monday when we learned that she had cancer and that it had spread to multiple organs. Our sweet Baby the Maltese went over the rainbow bridge last night.

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Join us in the effort to Save Them All

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Best Friends, the only national animal welfare organization dedicated exclusively to ending the killing of dogs and … Continue reading → The post Join us in the effort to Save Them All appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals.

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Celebrating a century of compassion: 100 years of animal rescue

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This year, America’s first national humane organization is celebrating a century of rescuing animals from war, hurricanes, floods, wild … Continue reading → The post Celebrating a century of compassion: 100 years of animal rescue appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals

2016 142

Shirts to save animals

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Throughout the month of August, Booster is showcasing and supporting t-shirt fundraisers launched by pet lovers to save homeless animals, and to raise awareness and much needed funds for animal-related 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations.

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Canada Threatens WTO Action on Seal Ban

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If Europe bans seal products, Canada may go to the WTO (World Trade Organization) and appeal.

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Earth Day for Pets!

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Organic Cotton printed tees from EcoPup. Organic hemp toys in cute shapes from Trixie and Peanut. Not pictured, GW Little has a selection of organic and natural items for smaller dogs. We humans aren’t the only ones who can “go green&# !

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Alleged Police Spy Found in NZ

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According to this post , a police spy in New Zealand who infiltrated animal rights groups as well as other activist organizations

Giveaway: CocoTherapy

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Organic Virgin Coconut Oil, and Organic Coconut Chips, are made from fresh coconuts grown on a certified organic farm. Two readers will each receive a package of Organic Coconut Chips, and a jar of Organic Virgin Coconut Oil.

2010 204

Support Farm Sanctuary!

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It should be inspiring and it's a great way to support an extraordinary organization. Love this group! Here's a book that you can buy about rescued farm animals and their stories. farm animal welfare farm sanctuary

Leap Day is Friskies Plus Day!

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The amazing Canstructure will feature thousands of cans of Friskies Plus, all of which will be donated to three Los Angeles cat rescue organization after Wednesday’s event. Combined, these organizations help 2,400 cats each year. Friskies is declaring February 29 “Friskies Plus Day”!

2012 142

Excellent Group for Animal Rights in Asia

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I love this organization and have supported them for a few years now. Please consider Animals Asia for your future donations. They do important work. animal abuse animal cruelty china asia

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Silent Auction to Benefit Chimpanzee Sanctuary Northwest

Critter News

This is now one of my favorite organizations. The silent auction is set for October 1, 2010, and details are here. You can donate too even if you can't attend the auction.

#LightForPets Remember Me Thursday

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Organize or attend a local pet candle-lighting ceremony. See “ How Your Organization Can Participate ” for an easy step-by-step guide.). This Thursday, you can be a light for pets waiting in shelters.

2013 208

More Drivel Out of CITES

Critter News

Just more drivel out of a toothless organization. As noted in another post, no protections for marine mammals. But plenty of drivel about improving law enforcement for wildlife protection.

Mexican Town Opposes Bullfighting

Critter News

More than 220 organizations, headed by the World Society for the Protection of Animals, are collecting signatures worldwide to petition the United Nations to adopt the proposed Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare. The town on Thursday was honored by the London-based WSPA, one of the organizations most involved in efforts to abolish bullfighting worldwide. From Latino Fox News.

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Identify Signs of Animal Cruelty

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It's a Washington State organization, but the information is still useful anywhere. Here is a link to a PAWS (Progressive Animal Welfare Society) web page with signs of what to look for.

African Activists Work to Save Gorillas

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The Last Great Ape Organization in Cameroon is only one of them, but it's the only law enforcement nongovernmental organization in Africa. Bushmeat is horrific, especially the trade in apes. To me, eating apes of any kind is akin to human cannibalism. At least there are activists in African countries themselves that are working to stop this practice.

Grey2K Looks at Macau Racing Course

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American organization Grey2K visited it and expressed concerns about treatment of the greyhounds both during their racing careers and once they are over. There is only one greyhound racing course in Asia and that is in Macau which now belongs to China. greyhounds dog racing china macau

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Woodland Park Zoo and its Controversial Elephant Breeding Efforts

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Very controversial with organizations such as In Defense of Animals, PETA and the Northwest Animal Rights Network. An article in today's Seattle Times about Woodland Park Zoo's attempts over the last 20 years to breed elephants. They say it's cruel. The zoo claims it's to preserve the species. seattle zoo woodland park zoo captive breeding elephants