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July 13th, 2013
lawsuit filed by horse
against USDA to stop NM horse slaughter plant.
September 4th, 2013
Nevada wild horses saved.
June 30th, 2013
for neutering dog.
June 24th, 2013
Nevada wild horse
bill signed by governor.
May 24th, 2013
Edmonds animal cruelty
rescue starving dog.
April 17th, 2013
denies dog owners'
emotional distress damages
April 5th, 2013
horse slaughter bill
signed by Governor - ending US ban on horse
March 25th, 2013
foie gras suit against CA
restaurant for breaking ban.
March 20th, 2013
Did you know xylitol is poisonous for pets?
ASPCA Poison Control Center
December 27th, 2012
Christmas miracle girl reunited with dog
Nine charged in Wyoming
Premium Farms animal cruelty investigation
December 20th, 2012
Canine post traumatic stress disorder suffered
by military dogs
November 19th, 2012
Illinois case of
animal cruelty and domestic violence.
Dakota Felony Animal Cruelty law.
Good explanation of
Supreme Court drug sniffing dog cases.
August 28th, 2012
service dog killed
Charges filed in two California
August 6th, 2012
49 Animals Seized in Ellensburg
animal cruelty investigation.
June 29th, 2012
veterinary malpractice case
June 18th, 2012
service dog stolen
service dog memorial dedication
June 14th, 2012
Duct taped dog
animal cruelty cases going to trial
June 8th, 2012
Man charged with animal cruelty after
dog dies in
Ceder Creek service dog training program
trains service dogs for veterans.
May 31st, 2012
Animal Rights in Human Legal System - Good
May 16th, 2012
Canadian drug sniffing dog cases to be heard by
April 27th, 2012
Wisc Court of Appeals rules
pedigree papers not ultimate proof of ownership
April 4th, 2012
sentenced to prison time.
March 28th, 2012
Champion show dog neglected and wandering
streets in California
trainer charged with soring
March 22nd, 2012
Tribe granted permit to
February 3rd, 2012
Shepherd offers $10,000 reward for information on
shooting Puget Sound sea lions
January 10th, 2012
Pit Bull wins freedom
Potentially significant FHA case. Condo may be
mishandling emotional support animal
cat case continues.
Another case showing the
between domestic violence and animal cruelty
January 1st, 2012
Lakes Wolf removed from endangered species list
Hefner Harris puppy custody dispute
helps pet owners and their companion animals
December 30th, 2011
Alaska seals sick from radiation?
turkey farm raided after undercover video
reveals animal cruelty
December 27th, 2011
Pit Bull Service Dog case going to court
December 6th, 2011
Sculptor who uses exotic wildlife parts in
artwork accused of
November 17th, 2011
Dragged LA dog gets new owners.
lawsuit over euthanized dog reinstated. Owners
allowed to seek intrinsic value.
November 7th, 2011
Horses Seized in Georgia Animal Cruelty
Society lawsuit against Smithfield Foods pork
supplier for McDonald's
October 31st, 2011
King County Halloween adoption rates for cats
October 26th, 2011
dog slapped out window. NYPD sued.
October 24th, 2011
Pit Bull Pup
shot 38 times looking for home
October 12th, 2011
Chinese American food vendors object to new
September 21st, 2011
House arrest recommended for teens in
cat shooting case.
September 8th, 2011
King County and Auburn Valley Humane Society
Auburn Animal Control Services.
September 1st, 2011
Setback in Tony
Another case of
cruelty and child abuse.
Animal cruelty charges for
August 29th, 2011
tax tool to shut down rejected by court.
Appeal filed in
Dangerous Dog case.
August 23rd, 2011
Interesting article on
disputes and prenups.
Chicago family awarded $333,000 for raid in
August 21st, 2011
Puppy recovering from another case linking
cruelty and domestic violence.
August 19th, 2011
NJ Supreme Court to consider
emotional distress damages for dog's death.
Korean dog meat consumption protested by animal
August 3rd, 2011
Wyoming's wild horses are beautiful -
stop the wild horse roundup!
July 18th, 2011
University of Washington animal cruelty
Missouri dog breeder shut down under new law.
June 28th, 2011
helps arrest animal abuser.
May 24th, 2011
custody dispute to be decided by judge
March 28th, 2011
Shelter faces suit
over improper euthanization of puppy.
February 15th, 2011
Attorney General sues kennel operator
February 2nd, 2011
Canada ships monkeys from China to Toronto for
January 24th, 2011
Denver Pit Bull ban protest.
January 14th, 2011
exotic pets restricted by outgoing governor.
January 5th, 2011
Kill Conference Schedule for July 2011.
2010 ranking of state animal protection laws
December 27th, 2010
Bears "threatened" not "endangered"
December 24th, 2010
Released Seattle Bull Mastiffs allegedly attack
December 10th, 2010
charged with killing cat released without bail.
Florida death row dog seeks pardon.
December 4th, 2010
People convicted of animal cruelty shouldn't be
allowed to have pets.
Thurston County Man
November 22nd, 2010
Animal rights groups rally to
Indiana live bait dog training.
October 30th, 2010
Wolf endangered - Federal government formally
re-lists Gray Wolf as endangered.
in swimming pool rescued.
Reward offered In
Deadly Puppy Flight From Tulsa.
October 25th, 2010
Virginia animal abuser gets slap on wrist.
Another case linking
animal cruelty and domestic violence - woman
October 24th, 2010
Calgary woman banned from owing pets after
leg falls off.
piglet cull - endangered piglets killed.
'Cove' town to meet with animal rights groups
over dolphin hunt.
Street puppy sales becoming problem in Utah.
Flaming Bull Festival
Disabled man and
service dog denied access to Arizona mall.
Notice of Appeal filed in
Edmonton's Lucy the Elephant case.
September 27th, 2010
service dog denied access to Arizona mall.
Conklin Dairy Farm abuser gets 18 month
Motion filed to stop all
wild horse roundups
September 22nd, 2010
Oct 8/Seattle - Whale Wars: Representing an
Anti-Whaling Activist in Japanese Court"
Another case showing the link between
domestic violence and animal cruelty
dogs die in Amish breeders gas chamber
Man beats woman with a cat.
Another domestic violence animal cruelty case
Animal testing lab shuts down after animal
September 14th, 2010
pit bull puppy 13 feet - banned from owning pets
for 5 years.
1st person convicted under
new exotic animal law.
Dogfighter granted parole 6 years into 40 year
September 5th, 2010
Japanese Dolphin hunt begins in Cove
farm video leads to protests at Issaquah Costco.
August 24th, 2010
Salmonella outbreak, egg farm had long record of
animal cruelty violations.
August 23rd, 2010
Greyhound dies during race.
August 13th, 2010
Vermont slaughterhouse animal cruelty case leads
to surrender of plant co-owner.
breeder defamation suit dismissed by federal
August 9th, 2010
Federal service dog access suit filed against
Calgary man fatally kicks cat, fined $2,070.
Kennewick American Eskimo
pleads guilty to animal cruelty.
Pierce County animal cruelty case - 3 women
August 3rd, 2010
Colorado dog dragging death.
Activist and film maker raises awareness of plight
Interesting article on
service animal discrimination.
July 29th, 2010
Colorado's wild horses - West Douglas Herd
targeted for removal again.
Revised ADA regulations changing definition of
July 21st, 2010
Blockbuster discrimination suit involving denial
of access of service animals settles.
July 16th, 2010
pet surrenders up after oil spill.
Seattle's Brenda Barnette confirmed as LA's
Animal Service's Director.
July 6th, 2010
Turkey's Pit Bull ban reversed after many turn
them loose on street.
show dog deaths - handler gets probation.
July 2nd, 2010
Animal rights groups sue BP over endangered
Animal rights group will go to court over
Turkish breed ban.
Denmark breed ban increased by breeds.
June 24th, 2010
restaurant selling lion meat in honor of World
BP face animal cruelty charges?
June 14th, 2010
Fall City horse owner
Nicole Pappas pleads guilty to animal cruelty.
June 4th, 2010
Bellevue interested in King County
regional animal control.
Trial opens in deaths of 7
Missouri show dogs.
June 1st, 2010
Charges against federal land managers
deaths of 83 wild horses.
May 29th, 2010
2006-2008 review concludes
fails puppy mills.
offleash dogs not tolerated in Washington State
May 21st, 2010
exotic animal abuse case. Over 200 reptiles and
Arizona scientist pleads guilty in
rare jaguar death.
Veteran with Pit Bull service dog vs Denver Pit
May 13th, 2010
Trial begins for
Illinois dog shooter.
claims adopted cat was feral.
veterinary malpractice suit for euthanizing her
May 5th, 2010
exotic wildlife importer now federal fugitive.
Service animal eviction case.
euthanizations at Animal Shelter.
May 4th, 2010
animal testing used 3.5 million animals in 2008.
April 28th, 2010
bites Portland officer requiring
Good chart on
Man gets 30 days in jail for
starving 2 dogs to death.
April 21st, 2010
Supreme Court strikes law banning sale of
animal cruelty videos - US v Stevens.
April 14th, 2010
breed ban proposal bans 13 breeds of dogs.
animal control plan impact on Sammamish.
animal control issues considered by County
April 12th, 2010
How TSA officers inspect
service monkeys at airports.
King County Animal Control unveils
County regional animal control plan.
April 6th, 2010
Federal Judge rules
Violet and Pacino "champion fighting pit bulls'
can be pets.
Restitution awarded for dogs seized from
California "breeding operation"
veterinary malpractice case moved 2 arbitration.
Interesting article on
March 31st, 2010
$50,000 consent decree concludes Colorado
service animal discrimination lawsuit filed
County Animal Control Transition. King County
officials to release draft "regional model" for
animal control next week.
March 30th, 2010
Border Puppy Task Force uncovers
trafficking between US and Mexico.
Oregon commercial breeder surrenders dogs due to new
Oregon puppy mill law.
March 21st, 2010
Virginia dog fighting case ends with 10 year
Bulls set on fire.
March 16, 2010
2,000 birds destroyed after
Angeles cockfighting raid.
Colorado Pit Bull
service dog discrimination suit may be filed.
March 2nd, 2010
owner competency test among UK new dog
February 24th, 2010
animals may soon get representation in court.
bite statistics and possible insurance issues.
February 19th, 2010
7 benefits of
autism service dogs for children.
Federal Way starts
animal services program to begin in July.
Newborn baby dies
February 16th, 2010
bite costs thousands.
Clallam County father charged in
dangerous dog attack after son mauled.
February 8th, 2010
York animal control officer gets 2 weekends in
jail for shooting stray and loose dogs.
killer claims Minn. felony animal cruelty law
requires knowledge that animal is a pet.
February 4th, 2010
dogs rescued from roof in Indiana.
Nieman Marcus "faux fur" trim actually raccoon
dog results in $25,000 judgment.
California dognapping caught on tape.
Toledo pit bull ban unconstitutional. City now
January 29th, 2010
Service dog resources.
January 22nd, 2010
Toledo Pit Bull ban unconstitutional rules
municipal court judge.
Sioux City Mayor regrets
Bull ban vote.
Primate's starvation at UW's Washington National
Primate Research Center invokes ire of Animal right
January 18th, 2010
attacks on MT livestock raise questions about
specific legislation in Florida would be
permitted under proposed law.
Petition efforts to outlaw
December 23rd, 2009
Sick puppies from
California puppy mill overwhelm Solano County
December 20th, 2009
ranking of states based on animal protection
Trial will test
Ottawa's new animal cruelty law.
December 16th, 2009
proposed constitutional amendment would grant
animals the right to be defended by lawyers.
National Lawyers Guild policy paper discusses
Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act and newly proposed
Legal Battle over
Edmonton's Lucy the Elephant set to begin.
December 14th, 2009
Federal indictments for highly organized
hoarded animals found in motel euthanized.
8 of 10
Bull seized during drug raid saved.
December 12th, 2009
Israeli proposed fur ban causes conflict with
Breeder charged with
80 counts of
misdemeanor animal cruelty.
Even Qatar has
dognapping “terrorist” case.
animal cruelty case against breeder.
December 8th, 2009
Informative blog on
slaughter & efforts to stop it.
Export of horses 4 slaughter must be banned.
peacocks protected by Hawaiian animal cruelty