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Idaho Wolf Derby Permit

BLM Reverses Idaho Wolf Predator Derby Permit

After initially giving approval for a wolf hunting competition on Idaho federally-owned public land near Salmon, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has reversed its decision. The reversal came after defendant lawsuits were...

Stop Animal Testing on Cosmetics

Federal Ban Sought for Animal Testing on Cosmetics

November 15, 2014 Hoping to build off of recent bans in Europe and India, opponents of animal testing for cosmetics plan to make a big push for a similar prohibition in the United States....

landmark dog fighting case decided

Landmark Decision in 2nd Largest Dog Fighting Case

November 12, 2014 History was made in the U.S. with some of the strongest sentences ever issued for a federal dog fighting case. The case of the second largest dog fighting raid in U.S....

Nestle and animal welfare

Nestlé Announces Commitment to Farm Animal Welfare

In August 2014, Nestlé, one of the world’s largest food companies, announced their commitment to farm animal welfare by moving to adopt higher animal welfare standards for its supply chain. Their commitment follows the...