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Animal Law - Animal Rights - About.com
Not actually a single area of law practice, animal law encompasses a variety of issues, including animal cruelty, pet trusts, custody battles, housing, humane ...
What Do Activists Mean by "Animal Rights"?
Animal rights is the belief that animals have a right to be free of human use and exploitation, but there is a great deal of confusion about what that means. Animal  ...
Animal Rights (Articles, Laws, Facts and Issues)
Current animal rights issues, including animal law, veganism, factory farming, hunting, vivisection, dissection, cruelty-free products, fur, zoos, circuses, and ...
What Does an Animal Rights Attorney Do - About.com
There is no one area of law in which all animal rights attorneys practice, because animal issues span many areas of law. Animal rights lawyers have a variety of ...
Top 8 Arguments Against Animal Rights - About.com
Eight of the most common arguments against animals rights, as well as responses to those arguments.
Basic Tenets of Animal Rights - About.com
Animal rights is the belief that animals have an intrinsic value separate from any value they have to humans, and are worthy of moral consideration. They have a ...
Why Animals Shouldn't Be Treated as Property - Animal Rights
One of the basic tenets of animal rights is that animals should be free from human use and abuse. On a philosophical level, abolishing the property status of all ...
Animal Rights Versus Animal Welfare - About.com
Although animal rights and animal welfare frequently fall on the same side of an issue, there is a fundamental difference between the two ideologies: the right of ...
Animal Rights 101 - the Basics
At the heart of animal rights is the knowledge that animals are sentient beings, capable of suffering and feeling pain. What does this mean in a society where so  ...
Summary of the Animal Welfare Act - Animal Rights - About.com
The Animal Welfare Act (AWA) is a federal law that was passed in 1966 and has been amended several times since then. It empowers the Animal Care program ...
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