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331 chinchillas seized from “hoarder home,” parents could face charges for 3 children living in deplorable conditions

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WAUKESHA, WI – A welfare check in a Wisconsin town reveals a mess authorities call unsafe. Authorities found 331 chinchillas inside a home in Waukesha -and that’s not all. 240 more words

News

Sugar's Bowl

It was just a metal bowl sitting next to a dog bed by Jim’s desk. That’s all. Just a bowl.

Isn’t it funny how seemingly innocuous, simple things can trigger a wave of emotion, a tsunami of memories. 1,281 more words

Life As The Crazy Dog Lady

Not Really A Dog Person

I am not really a dog person, but to me it seems ridiculous that a dog who has been forced by humans to fight and because of this has gained a reputation for “agressiveness” is being subjected to breed bans in many places.   96 more words

Activism

Your Dog Is Not Your Family ~ He's Your Property

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Dog Doesn’t Consider Itself Part Of Family

While admitting that he relies on members of the family for food and shelter and is often included in household activities and family photographs, local 6-year-old golden retriever Pepper told reporters Friday that he in no way considers himself part of the O’Donnell family. 1,195 more words

Don´t Monkey Around: Help Stop Unnecessary Experiments, Please

Most animal friends have by now probably heard of the exceptionally cruel and inhumane experiments planned at the University of Wisconsin. Many have written to show their contempt, horror and shock. 187 more words

Animal Welfare

The Great Egg Debate

Under the microscope of the general public, animal agriculture has often been a target for consumer scrutiny and legislative ‘fixes’. Now, a three-year study is helping to lay to rest questions surrounding one facet of animal agriculture — egg production. 307 more words

Agriculture

The Capture

Here I swim alone in this tiny pool

When long ago I swam with all my kin

I was small, juvenile, we had no rule… 96 more words

Orcas