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4 Dolphins Have Now Died At A Marine Park In The Middle Of The Desert
By Jacques Billeaud, AP
Dolphinaris Arizona, which opened a little over 2 years ago, is temporarily closing amid an investigation.
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Cow Escapes Butcher, Charges Police, Takes Bullet And Leads Cops On Mile-Long Chase
Unfortunately, the cow's daring bid for freedom came to a tragic end.
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Father, Son Sentenced After Killing Mother Bear And Shrieking Cubs In Den
By Rachel D'Oro, AP
The female bear was wearing a wildlife study collar, which Owen Renner and his son removed and lied about.
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Iowa 'Ag-Gag' Law Banning Undercover Farm Investigations Ruled Unconstitutional
A federal judge said the law "clearly is a violation" of the First Amendment.
Deer Poacher David Berry Jr. Forced To Watch ‘Bambi’ In Jail
Poacher David Berry Jr. will be forced to watch Disney’s “Bambi” in jail for illegally killing hundreds of deer.
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South Korea Shuts Down Massive Dog Farm, Will Convert Site Into Public Park
Around a million dogs are killed in the country every year for food, according to estimates.
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Bill That Would Drop Protections For Gray Wolves Passes House
By Matthew Daly, AP
Around 5,000 wolves currently live in the lower 48 states.
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California Votes To Ban Cages For Hens, Give Farm Animals More Room
Proposition 12 may change the way farms nationwide treat their chickens, pigs and calves.
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Florida Passes Amendment To End Greyhound Racing
The betting sport will be phased out by the end of 2020.
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Pigs Who Escaped Pork Farms And Survived Florence Are Finally Living The Good Life
“They have fought so hard to live," said the co-founder of Ziggy's Refuge Farm Sanctuary in North Carolina.
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Happy The Bronx Zoo Elephant Is 'Unlawfully Imprisoned,' Says Animal Rights Group
By Verena Dobnik, AP
The Nonhuman Rights Project has filed a legal petition aimed at moving Happy from the New York City zoo to a sanctuary.
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California Just Officially Banned The Sale Of Animal-Tested Cosmetics
The new law is the first of its kind in the United States.
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Vandalism Or Vigils? Vegans Are Divided Over How To Get People To Quit Meat
Instead of radical veganism, some activists want to show it's "fun, accessible and attractive to people."
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PetSmart Faces Demand For Answers After Dog Grooming Deaths Report
NJ.com revealed that 47 dogs have died during or directly after PetSmart groomings, but it's unclear if the chain is to blame.
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Florence Kills An Estimated 5,500 Pigs, 3.4 Million Chickens And Turkeys In North Carolina
There are also farms cut off from vital supplies like animal feed, a state official said.
LA Votes To Ban Fur Sales
Los Angeles is preparing to pull fur off the shelves for good.
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I Ran Away With The Circus But Quit After Confronting A Sad Truth I Learned There
Nancy Richardson Fischer
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The moment I wish I could most do over is working for Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus for a year.
Animal Crackers Uncaged In Box Redesign After PETA Pressure
"Big victories can come in small packages," the animal rights organization said.
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Fish Market Buys Freedom For Fred The 70-Pound Octopus
The market owner won't sell octopus products after playing hide-and-seek with a friendly cephalopod.
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Investigation Reveals USDA Killing Kittens Used As Hosts In Parasite Research
The agency claims that adopting out the cats after they're no longer needed would create a biohazard.
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Over 100 Dogs And Monkeys Were Rescued From Michigan Democrat’s Shuttered Company
Shri Thanedar owned a New Jersey lab where the animals were used in tests.
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No, A Monkey Can't Copyright His Selfies, Federal Appeals Court Rules
Who knows if animals want to collect royalties, a judge wrote.
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Couple Adopts Pet Pig From Animal Shelter Only To Kill And Eat Her
Because law enforcement said the pig was killed humanely, there's no legal action the shelter can take.
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Environmentalists Say They're Averting Climate Disaster. Conservatives Say It's Terrorism.
Alexander C. Kaufman
The post-9/11 rhetoric vilifying environmentalists is making a comeback.
'A Great Day For Elephants:' Hong Kong Votes To Ban All Ivory Sales
“We now need to see all other countries close loopholes that still allow the illegal trade of ivory to continue.”
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German Carmakers Paid For Studies That Tested Toxic Fumes On Humans And Monkeys
BMW, Daimler and Volkswagen have distanced themselves from the studies or apologized.
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