Just when I thought I’d seen it all, another disturbing video pops up on my Facebook news feed. I didn’t click the video, although a part of me – curiosity, I guess – urged me to watch. 589 more words
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The only way to keep warm and dry is with leather and fur, right? True, when you live in the last century. But we do not live in the last century, we live in the year 2014, almost 2015, and there are many, many different ways to stay warm and dry without wrapping yourself in a piece of dead skin. 262 more words
CLEVELAND- An area animal rescue group has received enough donations to cover the medical expenses for an extremely neglected pup.
A volunteer brought the dog, … 187 more words
A Closer Look at Michigan’s Ranking in the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s 2014 U.S. Animal Protection Laws & Rankings
Since 2006 the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) has published an annual report that ranks all U.S. states and territories on their animal protection laws. These rankings are based on 15 categories, which include: (1) general prohibitions, (2) penalties, (3) exemptions, (4) mental health evaluations and counseling, (5) protective orders, (6) cost mitigation & recovery, (7) seizure/impoundment, (8) forfeiture and post-conviction possession, (9) non-animal agency reporting of suspected animal cruelty, (10) veterinarian reporting of suspected animal cruelty, (11) law enforcement policies, (12) sexual assault, (13) fighting, (14) offender registration, and (15) “ag gag” (anti-whistleblower) legislation. 1,147 more words