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.

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EU Backing Cloned Animal Products

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If they are cloned solely for the products they provide, will it be more difficult to argue for their welfare as living creatures? It's bad enough having to deal with the welfare of normal farm animals, but what about the welfare of cloned animals? From the Daily Mail. Concerns surround the ethics of the process, the welfare of the animals and a lack of research on food safety.

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Swiss Activists Try to Ban Seal Products

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Therefore, the EU's ban on seal products does not apply to them. I had no idea that Switzerland is NOT part of the EU. But activists are trying to change that. canada seal hunt seal hunters Switzerland

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Seal Products Banned in Europe

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EU nations agree to ban on seal products * Ban would lead to trade clash with Norway and Canada * Final approvals seen as a formality. Hooray! Thanks to Animal Rights Person for the heads up on this. As of last Friday. *

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Canada Reaches Seal Product Deal with China

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In order to offset the loss of the seal product market in Europe, Canada has made a deal with China. I'm not surprised. China as a whole still doesn't have a national conscience about these issues. Although 40 Chinese animal rights groups have protested, they don't really have any political or financial clout to change anything. canada europe seal hunt seals china

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Demand for Wildlife Products on the Rise in China

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The trade in TCM {Traditional Chinese Medicine} products has also been growing at an annual rate of 10 percent, which has seriously impacted medicinal plant and animal populations, though more than half of plants and animals being used by TCM are from artificial propagation or captive breeding. The Chinese want them for exotic foods and for medicine. From the China Daily.

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Links/Products You Should Check Out

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Barnivore - This website can help you determine which beers/wines/alcohols are vegan and which aren’t. The Recycled Retriever – Here you can find eco-friendly gear for your fur-kids. The Discerning Brute – “food, fashion & etiquette for the ethically handsome man&# ; a website that shows men they can still be fashionable and vegan! The Girlie Girl Army - “your guide to glamazon living&# ; a website featuring eco-friendly news, food & fashion for women.

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Dog Gone Smart Beds

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Baby the Maltese recently got a chance to try out a great product from Dog Gone Smart Beds. Well, Dog Gone Smart has integrated this technology into their product surfaces by means of nanotechnology. Thank you for sending this great product our way to try out.

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The One Animal Product You Should Feed Your Children

Animal Ethics

In my earlier post "Children and Heart Disease" available here , I noted that, in the seventh and final edition of Dr. Spock's Baby and Child Care: A Handbook for Parents of the Developing Child from Birth to Adolescence , Dr. Benjamin Spock no longer recommends feeding animal products to children after two years of age. What about other animal products such as dairy products? Dr. Spock "no longer recommend[s] dairy products after the age of two years" (p.

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Shop With Your Heart

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The Shop With Your Heart initiative gives consumers the resources to recognize, locate and demand meaningfully welfare-certified meat, eggs and dairy products as well … Continue reading → The post Shop With Your Heart appeared first on 4 The Love of Animals.

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Voluntary recall of Waggin’ Train and Canyon Creek Ranch treats

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All of us at Waggin’ Train care deeply about pets and their owners, and the quality of our products is of the utmost importance,” said Nina Leigh Krueger, President, Waggin’ Train LLC. No other Purina treats or pet food products are affected by this withdrawal.

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Aussan Natural Cleaners Giveaway

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Is it any wonder we should be concerned with the products we use to clean the floors in our home? It has been very important to us to find products that both work well, but that are safe for use around our pets. Luckily Aussan Natural has a line of products that fit both requirements!

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Doggie Devotion line from Fetch!

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Product Design limited edition “ Doggie Devotion ” throw pillows are just what your favorite dog lover needs for their home! Product Designs. Fetch Product Designs was founded in Spring 2011 to create unique, quality, high-end pillows and home décor featuring “man’s best friend”.

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Ethical Beauty Website for Girls

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Here is an online magazine for girls promoting and educating about cruelty-free beauty products.

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Tidy Cats Pure Nature Giveaway

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Pure Nature from Tidy Cats is a wonderful new product to help you care for your cat naturally. Tidy Cats Pure Nature is made with corn cob by-product sourced from seed corn production, and cedar and pine recycled from construction, furniture, and window manufacturing whenever available.

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Cruelty Free iPhone App

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There is a new iPhone app via Hot Frog and PETA that allows you to search for products that have not been tested on animals.

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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Dog Wants a Kitty

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Founded by the American Pet Products Association (APPA), the PAL campaign is designed to demonstrate the joys and benefits of responsible pet ownership and encourage increased animal adoption.

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Animals as Inputs in Accounting

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The meat packing industry takes a single input, a steer, and produces many different final products. Each product must be assigned a cost including the different cuts of meat for human consumption, different food products for animal consumption (pet food) and basic ingredients for glue.". I'm studying for the CPA exam and am working through Becker's online course review for the business section.

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5 Specially-Abled Pets that Inspire

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“Life doesn’t have to be a drag for a handicapped pet – With the right products and support, specially abled pets can live happy, healthy, active lives.”

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Gwyneth Paltrow Models Fur, Activists Not Happy

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You'd think of all the things she could model, she would stay away from fur products. Or maybe there's no such thing as bad publicity.

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Judge Clears Way for HSUS Suit Over Fur Advertising

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and several other retailers over alleged false advertising over "faux" fur products. The complaint also alleges violations of the federal Fur Products Labeling Act and Federal Trade Commission Act, which also prohibit the false advertising and mislabeling of any fur product. A federal judge has issued a ruling that clears the way for a lawsuit against Macy's, Saks Fifth Ave., The lawsuit, filed under the D.C.

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Clean and Green Giveaway

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According to the Environmental Protection Association (EPA), typical household cleaning products and air fresheners are one of the leading contributors to poor indoor air quality. Clean+Green® are the only eco-friendly aerosol pet cleaning products on the planet.

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Earth and Pet Friendly Cleaning

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Household cleaning products from Clean+Green are good for the environment and safe for use around your pets too. From Friday April 15-Saturday April 30, Clean+Green is offering 50% off of all products.

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Giveaway: Clearview Dog Fence Window

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This is a FUN product, for you and your dog! Since our fence is chain link, we haven’t had a chance to try the product personally, but it sure seems awesome!

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Review: Clean+Green

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Well, we got a chance to try one of their products for ourselves recently, and loved it! So when you clean their cages it’s very important to use products that are safe to ensure that your pet stays healthy. Clean+Green is a product that cleans safely, and without toxins.

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Canadian Seal Hunt Ends Early

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It ended early as a result of low demand for pelts (due to the European ban on seal products) and the lack of ice floes.

PETA Exposes Horrible Practice of Reptile Skinning

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The skins are being used for handbags and other products. This link has a horrible photo and a worse video. Just warning you. It takes place in Indonesia.

Happy #DogMom Day!

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The Grand Prize Winner will receive over $1k in pet products and services. Mother’s Day is an important day, and we like to celebrate ALL kinds of moms! Dog is Good and Petplan Insurance have teamed up to celebrate the Dog Mom throughout the month with the #DOGMOM of the Year Award!

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McDonalds Makes Positive Move to Help Sows

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Animal rights advocates have singled out the crates, known as sow stalls, as inhumane, and several states have moved to ban or restrict their use not only in pork production, but also in the production of eggs and veal. McDonald’s believes gestation stalls are not a sustainable production system for the future,” Dan Gorsky, senior vice president for supply chain management for McDonald’s North America, said in a statement.

Canadian Prime Minister Eats Seal Meat

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He's doing it to show his opposition to the EU's ban on seal products. Canada plans on appealing to the WTO. Stay classy Harper!

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#PawsUp4Nutrish Soup Bones and Savory Bites Giveaway

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No by-products or fillers in these treats! Disclosure: We were provided with product in exchange for our review, and product for the giveaway. Baby recently got some new treats to try thanks to Rachael Ray Nutrish! They sent her some of the new Soup Bones and Savory Bites.

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Goochi Poochi

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There is nothing quiet like a clean dog… and Goochi Poochi products clean your pooch with natural, non-toxic shampoos and conditioners. We were lucky enough to try the products out! You can order their products on the Goochi Poochi website.

Tips to Keep Your Dog Safe During the “Dog Days of Summer”

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Espree Animal Products encourages pet owners to take the following precautions to ensure the safety of their dogs this summer: Dogs, like people, should not be out in the heat of the day without proper shade and adequate water. As the preferred product for professional groomers for 22 years, Espree provides a solution-specific line with more than 75 different products created for the well-being of the pet, their devoted human and the professionals who care for them.

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Dogs love getting mail too! #BarkBoxGifts!

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Every month, Scout, the head dog at BarkBox, picks out four to six treats, toys and hygiene products to send to your dog. All their products are sourced in the United States, Canada, South America and New Zealand.

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Ecorazzi Web Site

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They have a large number of contributors, and put out a pretty slick product. This is an interesting website. Called Ecorazzi, they cover environmental issues as related to popular culture. Think TMZ with an eco-bent. Highly recommended

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Sam’s Club Howl’oween Pet Photo Contest

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Did you know that Sam’s Club has pet products? Visit to view the full selection of pet supplies, treats and furniture including the new Simply Right™ line of quality and affordable pet care products. We are happy to share this news with you!

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Giveaway: CocoTherapy

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Baby the Maltese recently got the chance to try out two great coco based products from CocoTherapy , and she has some to share with two lucky readers! Would you like to win some CocoTherapy products for your pet?

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Spotted: Better Buddies!

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is a new business that offers consumers the best quality pet products that are built with an interior design eye and an eco-conscious heart. We love that they support Best Friends while making great products for pets. Better Buddies, Inc.,

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Moove to American

Animal Ethics

Here is a good reason to boycott A&W products. Watch the video

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