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  • Arguments For and Against Zoos Created: Thursday, February 23, 2012 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
    As children, we're taught that zoos save endangered species and educate the public about animals, but zoos are not that simple and the arguments for and against zoos concern the treatment of the animals as well as the real lessons that children learn.
  • West Hollywood Passes Fur Ban Created: Thursday, January 27, 2011 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
    West Hollywood, CA is poised to become the first city in the world to ban the sale of fur." itemprop="description"> Wednesday, February 02, 2011 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
    A sled dog tour company in Canada killed 100 sled dogs when post-Olympics tourism declined." itemprop="description"> Monday, November 30, 2009 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
    What is the vegetarian diet, and how is it different from a vegan diet?
  • NIH Stops Chimp Experiments Created: Thursday, December 29, 2011 Updated: Thursday, July 03, 2014
    The U.S. National Institute of Health (NIH) decided in December of 2011 to freeze funding for new research involving chimpanzees." itemprop="description"><...
  • Humane, Homemade Fruit Fly Trap Created: Saturday, August 08, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014
    Step by step instructions, with photos, for how to make a humane, homemade fruit fly trap. And chances are, you won't have to buy anything.
  • McDonald's and Animal Rights Created: Thursday, May 08, 2008 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
    McDonald’s is the world’s largest user of beef, and of all companies, probably has the most colorful animal rights history. From the longest trial in British history, to the non-vegetar...
  • What's Wrong with Eggs? Created: Thursday, December 15, 2011 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
    What's wrong with eating eggs? Eating eggs is bad for animals, the environment and human health." itemprop="description"> Thursday, January 14, 2010 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
    Police dogs and search and rescue dogs are not often discussed as an animal rights issue, since there are so many other issues that affect and harm more animals. When discussions of police dogs, se...
  • What is Bestiality? Created: Thursday, February 18, 2010 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
    Animal advocates oppose bestiality (also known as beastiality or zoophilia) for different reasons from most people.
  • What is the Difference Between a Vegan and a Vegetarian? Created: Monday, September 30, 2013 Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014
    A vegan is a kind of vegetarian, but not all vegetarians are vegans. Vegans do not eat milk, eggs or honey, but veganism goes beyond diet.
  • What is a Veal Crate? Created: Wednesday, March 16, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    What is a veal crate, and why is it controversial?
  • Could Stem Cell Research End Animal Experimentation? Created: Monday, December 29, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Could stem cell research end animal experimentation some day? An analysis of whether stem cell research might end vivisection in the future, and how this impacts the animal rights and animal welfar...
  • How to Live With or Get Rid of Canada Geese Created: Thursday, May 31, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014
    Whether you want Canada geese to leave or you want to find a way to live with them, there are humane, nonlethal solutions." itemprop="description"> itemprop="descri...
  • Since Vegans Kill Animals, Is There No Such Thing as a Vegan? Created: Sunday, March 31, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014
    Do vegans kill animals? Is it true that there is no such thing as a vegan? Is it possible to live completely free of animal products? What are some hidden animal products?" Thursday, January 31, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014
    What is sentience, and what does it have to do with animal rights?
  • Animal Rights Profile of Paul McCartney Created: Thursday, March 25, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014
    Paul McCartney is a long-time vegetarian and animal rights supporter.
  • Protein, Soy and Tofu - Myths and Facts Created: Thursday, October 11, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014
    Learn why vegans and vegetarians don't need to combine proteins, why you shouldn't ask vegans where they get their protein, and why it's good that tofu is bland." itemprop=pr="$zTP='t3'" --> itempr...
  • Why Adopt a Pet from a Shelter? Created: Sunday, September 01, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014
    How many cats and dogs are killed in shelters each year? How adoption rescues animals, including cats, dogs, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, lizards, birds and other pets." Monday, November 30, 2009 Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014
    What is the fruitarian diet, and how is it different from a vegan or vegetarian diet?
  • What Can Vegans Eat? Created: Thursday, February 28, 2013 Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014
    What can vegans eat? Vegans can eat anything, but choose not to eat certain things." itemprop="description"> Thursday, January 12, 2012 Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014
    In 1983, Mitt Romney tied the family dog, Seamus the Irish Setter, to the roof of his car for a twelve-hour drive to Canada. After the dog suffered an attack of diarrhea, Romney hosed down his car ...
  • Can Veganism Prevent Food-Borne Illnesses? Created: Thursday, August 26, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 16, 2014
    Veganism won't put you completely in the clear, but veganism would help prevent some food-borne illnesses for yourself and others and would reduce your chances of being sickened by Listeria, salmon...

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