Paws Up! To the United States Bureau of Land Management for cancelling a permit for a predator-killing competition in Idaho. Earlier this year, the hunting group Idaho For Wildlife applied for a special-use permit to include Bureau of Land Management (BLM) property in a “predator derby,” in which contestants would kill as many animals as possible, namely wolves and coyotes, for a cash prize. 120 more words
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To New York Attorney General Eric T. Shneiderman for protecting animals from abuse and neglect.
Earlier this year, New York passed a state law granting local governments greater authority to regulate the pet trade within their communities. 120 more words
To attorney Steven Wise for representing chimpanzees in a New York Supreme Court appeal that could free imprisoned chimps.
According to a recent… 256 more words