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Animal Welfare Laws May Increase in Pennsylvania

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To Senator Richard Alloway II and Senator John Eichelberger for working to improve animal welfare laws in the state of Pennsylvania.

In a… 174 more words

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Richmond, VA, Passes Law To Ban Bull Hooks Used on Circus Elephants

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To the City of Richmond, VA, for passing a ban on bull hooks.

According to a recent news article, the city of Richmond, VA, has passed a ban to effectively outlaw the use of bull hooks, … 105 more words

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Natural Bridge Zoo in VA Reopens after Permit is Reinstated

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To the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries for re-instating The Natural Bridge Zoo’s permit to showcase wild animals.

Recently, NHES applauded… 194 more words

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North Carolina Passes “Ag-gag” Law

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To the North Carolina legislature for passing the “Ag-gag” Law.

In a recent news article, North Carolina has become the ninth state to approve an… 95 more words

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Bobcat Hunting May Soon Be Reinstated in IL

Paws Down! To the Illinois legislature for passing a bill that would lift the ban on bobcat hunting in the state of Illinois.

According to a… 153 more words

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NJ Bill Woud Require Animal Cruelty Offenders to Pay Vet Expenses

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To New Jersey Assemblyman Bob Andrzejczak and  Assemblyman Pat Diegnan for proposing a state bill that would require animal cruelty violators to pay for the care of the animals they injured. 141 more words

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Raccoon Trapping Now Legal in Entire State of Georgia

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To Governor Nathan Dean of Georgia for passing H.B. 160  that has made trapping raccoons in Northern Georgia legal.

The use of steel traps (of any kind) in the trapping of animals is cruel.  125 more words

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