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The Animal Legal Defense Funds Celebrates

Today I would like to share the following invitation with all of you who support animal awareness:

“You are invited to a very special dinner reception to celebrate the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s 35th anniversary. 133 more words

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Why I Am Vegan

While I am new to veganism, my opinions on the matter have been developing quite fast. After a very interesting discussion with a meat eater who was cutting down on their meat intake about animal farming and ethics, I found myself really explaining for the first time why I had decided to be vegan. 548 more words


Ore. Supreme Court Vacates Ruling In Animals-As-Victims Case

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Supreme Court has vacated its 2014 ruling that said animals can be considered individual victims of a crime.

In an opinion released earlier this month, the high court said the matter should have never been considered because the state lacks the authority to appeal a judge’s sentencing in a misdemeanor case. 91 more words


Bizarre sight in Tuscarawas County: Leashed cat on hood of moving SUV

NEW PHILADELPHIA, Ohio – Polly Vandall said she was sitting in her car at the busy intersection of Broadway Street and Front Avenue Monday when she saw something she could hardly believe. 509 more words


Lolita, 45 Years In Captivity

After 45 miserable years in captivity, the tide may finally be turning for Lolita, the world’s loneliest orca.

Public opposition to keeping orcas in captivity is growing… 159 more words

Police Search For Suspect In Assault That Injured Woman & Dogs

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore city police continue to search for the man who savagely attacked a woman and her two dogs. One of the dogs was so badly hurt, it had to be euthanized. 340 more words



I remember the long summer days when I used to visit my Nan’s cottage-esque house in Wollongong as a child. Looking for several hours to kill, I would rummage through her vintage VHS collection of TV-recorded films. 609 more words