The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has just released a new inspection report documenting a slew of fresh violations of the Animal Welfare Act at notorious roadside zoo Yellow River Game Ranch.
A vegan journey By Lori Lovely It was a lovely spring day many years ago when a teenager was riding in the passenger seat of a racecar hauler that was being driven through rural Iowa on its way to a race. Gazing serenely upon the passing view, she observed pastoral scenes of cows, young […]
Raccoons Raccoons share a common ancestry with bears, and they originally lived in forests close to waterways. Like their cousins, raccoons are true omnivores who eat a wide variety of foods, including nuts, seeds, fruits, eggs, insects, frogs, and crayfish. They will eat whatever is available, using their dexterous paws to pluck morsels from small […]
Chicago – Following news that an 18-year-old Chicago teen has been accused of pouring boiling water on a cat in a video that he posted to Facebook, TeachKind, PETA’s humane-education division, is rushing letters to local schools urging them to implement humane education and asking the CEO of Chicago Public Schools to add a prohibition […]
Rescue gone wrong By Lori Lovely Animal rescue is a noble calling: selfless work that demands sacrifice, countless hours and a significant budget, often filled with heartache and fewer happy endings than hoped for. Too often, however, those who work in animal rescue come to consider themselves nobility, dictating inflexible rules for adopters and neglecting […]
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