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Urgent Call to Action! Help in Defense of Animals Stop Canada’s Horrific Seal Hunt!

Despite the coronavirus pandemic worldwide, the notoriously brutal Canadian seal hunt is still happening, and the bloodiest months are coming. Hundreds of thousands of harp seals and their babies will be beaten with barbed clubs, shot, and many will be skinned alive for their … Continue reading

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Rare White Giraffes Killed by Poachers in Kenya

Two extremely rare white giraffes have been killed by poachers in north-eastern Kenya, conservationists say. Rangers had found the carcasses of the female and her calf in a village in north-eastern Kenya’s Garissa County. A third white giraffe is still … Continue reading

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70 Elephants Will Soon Be ‘Legally’ Killed in Botswana And No One Can Do Anything About It

Last year, Botswana legalized hunting of elephants as ‘there are too many of them’. The government officially lifted the hunting suspension. More than half a year later, the country is going to auction licences to hunt a total of 70 … Continue reading

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Stella Mccartney Goes Wild to Drive Home Animal-Free Message

The singer Janelle Monáe and actor Shailene Woodley were in the front row, but two rabbits, a fox, a horse, two cows and a crocodile stole the show. People in lifesize animal costumes, of the kind more usually seen at theme park parades than … Continue reading

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Family’s Horse Found Butchered in Florida in ‘Horrific Crime’

A family in Florida found their horse slaughtered in what authorities called a “horrific crime.” Officers were called at around 8 a.m. Friday morning to a pasture in the Naples area after the horse’s remains were found. “Someone entered the … Continue reading

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Canada Passes New Law Cracking Down on Animal Cruelty, Bestiality

Parliament has passed a new law cracking down on animal cruelty that will list those convicted of bestiality on Canada’s national sex offenders registry. Bill C-84 also changes wording in the Criminal Code to clarify that bestiality involves any contact for a … Continue reading

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Colorado’s First Gentleman on Veganism, Animals, and LGBTQ+ Rights

Marlon Reis, Colorado’s first gentleman and father of two, is the longtime partner of Governor Jared Polis. Polis became the nation’s first openly gay man elected as a nonincumbent in Congress nearly a decade ago and is now the first openly … Continue reading

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