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HSI/Canada and MAPAQ Rescue 125 Dogs from Inhumane Conditions at Commercial Breeding Operation in Quebec
Quebec, Canada (rushPRNews) By: Gerdys Rescues 2012-04-03

MONTREAL—Humane Society International/Canada worked with the Quebec Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food with the mandate of ANIMA Québec to rescue 125 dogs from a commercial breeding operation in the Chaudière-Appalaches region, located south of Quebec City. The animals were

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Peta Investigation Prompts Seizure Of Hundreds Of Cats From Hoarder
Lee, Fla. (rushPRNews) By: PETA 2012-02-27

Caboodle Ranch Cat 'Sanctuary' Operator Faces Cruelty Charges Based on Evidence of Systemic Neglect and Unnecessary Suffering  Today, based on evidence gathered during a PETA undercover investigation, Madison County law-enforcement officials, with the aid of humane organizations, are seizing hundreds of

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Norfolk, Va (rushPRNews) By: PETA 2012-02-16

PETA removes companies from cruelty-free list.   — Without notifying their customers or PETA, Avon, Mary Kay, and Estée Lauder—which have been on PETA's list of companies that don't test cosmetics on animals for decades—have been quietly paying for poisoning tests on

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NORFOLK, VA (rushPRNews) By: PETA 2012-02-09

TV Icon Joins PETA in Urging Companies to End Promotions of Deadly Rodeo Just days after speaking out against The Price Is Right's recent promotion of the Calgary Stampede and Rodeo, iconic television host Bob Barker has fired off another letter

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Peta Calls On Feds To Investigate Animal Deaths At Bristol-Myers Squibb
Pennington, N.J. (rushPRNews) By: PETA 2012-01-18

Whistleblower Alleges Monkey Hanged While Tethered to Her Cage, Another Monkey Scalded to Deah — Today, PETA filed formal complaints with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the National Institutes of Health Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare regarding

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What's In A Name? Man Changes His To 'Circuseshurtanimals.Com'
Norfolk, Va. (rushPRNews) By: PETA 2012-01-13

PETA Foundation Staffer Shows His .commitment to Helping Animals Used in Circuses  — The PETA Foundation staffer formerly known as Dan Carron is getting a fresh start in 2012 in a very big way—he's taking on a whole new identity. In

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HSUS: End Dogfighting™ Success Stories
Washington, D.C. (rushPRNews) By: RushPRnews 2012-01-01

Elmo was about to be sent into the horrific world of dogfighting. His master, then 11-year old Terrance, had seen it before and didn't understand that it was wrong. It was just what you did with your dogs. But Elmo and

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NFL Player Glenn Dorsey Says, 'Be Your Dogs' Biggest Defender
Kansas City, MO (rushPRNews) By: PETA 2011-12-29

Kansas City Chiefs player Glenn Dorsey is one of the top defensive ends in the NFL, and he's taking his protective nature off the field to show compassion for dogs. In PETA's newest campaign, Glenn urges dog guardians to be

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Town Council in Iowa Forces Disabled Veteran & Retired Police Officer to Relinquish Service Dog
Aurelia, Iowa (rushPRNews) By: Gerdys Rescues 2011-12-27

James Sak, 65, a disabled Vietnam Veteran and retired Chicago police officer, was forced to relinquish his service dog after the Aurelia Town Council voted December 14 to prohibit the dog, identified as a “pit bull,” from residing within Aurelia

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Major disappointment for SPA Canada and for Quebec pets
Montreal, Canada (rushPRNews) By: Gerdys Rescues 2011-12-16

SPA Canada are shocked with the result of the filing of the Animal Health Protection Act on P-42 today. For several years, SPA Canada is campaigning against cruelty to animals and more specifically against puppy mills. Following our political pressures we

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