By Kathy Guillermo
If you stayed at certain hotels this summer, particularly in Hawaii and Florida, you may have seen large parrots or other exotic birds, caged or on a perch, “decorating” the lobby. The colorful feathers of these birds captivate us with their graceful beauty. Next time you see
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Life is interesting out here near the end of the world. We don't have TV. Some of us don't even listen to the radio much! Or go on the Internet, other than to see how wrong the weather is this time!
We just work and play away each day trying to get everything done
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As the animal protection movement continues to push for passage of the federal anti-cockfighting bills (S. 345 and H.R. 1155), attention is also focusing on the national magazines that promote cockfighting and serve as the glue that holds the industry together. The Gamecock, The Feathered Warrior, and Grit and Steel not only advertise the
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On Tuesday (07/31) the U.S. Senate also took steps to halt inhumane practices in the nation’s slaughterhouses by unanimously passing The Humane Slaughter Resolution, introduced earlier in the year by Sen. Peter Fitzgerald (D-IL).
The Resolution calls upon the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to fully enforce The Humane Slaughter
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The State of Oregon is proceeding with a plan to conduct a study that would kill up to 32 mountain lions in two study areas to determine if reducing mountain lions would affect declining elk populations. This is despite an overwhelming number of public comments against such an outrageous proposal. This so-called study is
Read More… Help Stop Oregon’s Cougar Killing “Study.”