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Welcome to Shots By Demetri

As a writer, I look at the world in a different way. And ever since I have looked at the world in a different way, I have taken photos of it. 83 more words

Animal Rights

I'm Gonna Break My Rusty Cage...and Run

Imagine being this bull–marked for death, sent to the slaughter. Doesn’t know why he was in the truck but happy to have survived the freezing journey, he emerges into the sunlight only to sense a new fear–the end is near.  405 more words


Costa Rica Becomes First Latin America Country to Ban Hunting for Sport

By livetheorganicdream.com

In 2012, Costa Rica became the first Latin American country to ban hunting for sport with a unanimous vote from the national congress. It was a step forward toward protecting the wildlife, arguably the country’s most valuable asset. 230 more words


Take Action to Help Circus Elephants

“Animals aren’t actors, spectacles to imprison and gawk at, or circus clowns. Yet thousands of these animals are forced to perform silly, confusing tricks under the threat of physical punishment; are carted across the country in cramped and stuffy boxcars or semi-truck trailers; are kept chained or caged in barren, boring, and filthy enclosures; and are separated from their families and friends—all for the sake of human “entertainment.” Many of these animals even pay with their lives.” 543 more words

Animal Rights

PRCA Helzapoppin Rodeo Protest

Last weekend PALS hosted two rodeo protests at the yearly PRCA Helzapoppin Rodeo in Buckeye, a showcase of cruelty to animals.

We had some hardships, but nothing compared to that of the animals. 288 more words

Animal Rights vs Animal Welfare

The debate between animal rights and animal welfare is one that has been a dividing line for activists for decades. It is often argued by those who consume animal products, and even many who don’t, that advocating for animal welfare reforms is more realistic, and therefore more effective, than advocating for the complete abolition of animal agriculture. 1,075 more words