Boiling live lobsters could be banned in new UK animal welfare bill – Totally Vegan Buzz

“We pride ourselves on having some of the highest animal welfare standards in the world and are fully committed to strengthening them further to ensure that all animals avoid unnecessary pain, distress or suffering. “ Boiling live lobsters could soon be banned under new animal welfare laws proposed by the UK government. It is part of the strengthening of crustacean ...

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‘High Impact’ Wildlife Projects Aim to Restore Habitats Across England | Environment

Restoring a kelp forest off the Sussex coast, creating new habitat for heat-sensitive butterflies, and connecting fractured wetlands for beaver reintroduction are among 12 new projects funded for help the UK tackle climate change, the Wildlife Trusts said. The planting of new seagrass pastures in the Solent, the expansion of the salt marshes on the Essex coast and the restoration ...

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Northeastern DC Animal Shelter Loses Air Conditioning During Extreme Heat, 21 Dogs Relocated

A DC animal shelter system had to scramble to get nearly two dozen dogs out of their northeast location after the building’s air conditioning system went down during a period of extreme heat for the DC area. A DC animal shelter system had to scramble to get nearly two dozen dogs out of their northeast location after the building’s air ...

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Maine will vote on a “right to food”. It will take some time to find out what this means.

AUGUSTA, Maine – Voters will decide in November to enshrine a right to food in the Maine Constitution, which would continue the state’s pioneering efforts on the subject, but would likely spark decades of discussion about what exactly such a right would allow or prevent exactly. The push in Maine is part of a larger effort to strengthen local food ...

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Hooktown Donates $ 10,000 to CCA | News, Sports, Jobs

Times Observer Photo by Brian Ferry Terry Pearson of Hooktown Holidays presents a check for $ 10,000 to the Executive Director of the Children’s Advocacy Center, Melissa McLean, for the purchase of a service dog. When Terry Pearson of Hooktown Holidays visited the Warren County Children’s Advocacy Center in Warren, he was impressed. But he noticed that one thing was ...

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Several female pet business owners share similar stories of trial and error and sexual harassment by Illinois Agriculture Inspector Jose Guillen

CHICAGO (CBS) –Illinois State Inspector Jose Guillen was caught on camera groping a dog day care owner in Bucktown, and he was fired after our report of the incidents was released last month. Since we broke the story, several other female business owners have filed similar complaints of sexual abuse during their inspections. READ MORE: Weather in Chicago: Showers forecast ...

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Southwest Wildlife Foundation moves to Enoch with plans for raptor rescue center – St George News

ENOCH – The Southwest Wildlife Foundation is moving from its long-standing headquarters in Cedar Canyon Park and will soon be relocating to Enoch. Martin Tyner of the Southwest Wildlife Foundation with a rescued rabbit at his home, Enoch, Utah June 18, 2021 | Photo by Jeff Richards, St. George News / Cedar City News Martin Tyner, who, along with his ...

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#BenderaPutih: Animal welfare shelter in Kampar urgently needs funds, so help yourself if you can | New

The pandemic has affected people from all walks of life. And with no end in sight, it has also taken its toll on non-governmental organizations (NGOs) that rely on public support to help those in need, including our animal friends. One of these NGOs is Persatuan Pencinta Haiwan Jalanan Kampar. The animal welfare organization has been taking care of our ...

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Many Kentucky and Indiana animal shelters at full capacity due to return of “pandemic pets”

Pandemic pets: Animals adopted during the pandemic to keep people company. However, as people return to work and life returns to semi-normal, local animal shelters say people are returning their pets at an alarming rate. The Animal Protection Association in Jeffersonville, Indiana, is nearing capacity with 35 cats. The no-kill shelter can no longer accommodate cats because too many people ...

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Fresno Chaffee Zoo unveils Ambassador Animal Complex

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) – The Fresno Chaffee Zoo now has a new home for some of its most popular animals – with the unveiling of its Ambassador Animal Complex on Wednesday. “These animals were housed in one of our classrooms and everything was fine, but we really knew that as our program continued to develop and we wanted to improve ...

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