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Dog Neglect Case in Sonoma County - by via Animal Legal Defense Fund
A severely neglected English bulldog nicknamed “Gus” was found abandoned in Sonoma County.
Posted: Fri Oct 23, 2015 6:27PM
California Moves to Keep Whales Out of Crab Gear - by Center for Biological Diversity
OAKLAND, Calif.— A state-convened working group is recommending a series of important initial steps toward reducing whale entanglements in crab gear in California, including more monitoring and retrieval of lost fishing gear. The Dungeness Crab Fishing Gear Working Group was convened in September after the Center for Biological Diversity and other groups found that whale entanglements in 2014 and 2015 had reached historic highs.
Posted: Fri Oct 23, 2015 3:42PM
Coyote Hazing: Learning to Live with Urban Coyotes in San Francisco - by D. Boyer
We can either kill or remove the urban coyote or we must learn to live with them. Residents in San Francisco’s Stern Grove recently experienced two urban coyote attacks. In one attack a small dog was seriously injured, and in the other attack a small dog wandered away from its owner, into a spot where an urban coyote was lurking, but never returned. Both pets were allegedly unleashed. Videos from the non-profit Project Coyote’s “Coyote Hazing” workshop that was held on October 7th...
Posted: Sun Oct 18, 2015 8:59AM
Statement From PETA: Death Toll Rises at Dangerous Fresno Chaffee Zoo - by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals
For Immediate Release: October 15, 2015
Posted: Sat Oct 17, 2015 2:44AM
Oct. 15th is Pacific Leatherback Sea Turtle Conservation Day - by Joanna Nasar
Turtle Island Restoration Network Calls for Action to Safeguard California Leatherback Sea Turtles from the Driftnet Fishery off California, Hawaiian Longline Fisheries & Gear Entanglements
Posted: Wed Oct 14, 2015 4:49PM
Victory for Monarchs in California! - by Cora Lund Preston, Monarch Joint Venture
This week Governor Brown of California signed into law a bill authorizing the state to “take feasible actions to conserve monarch butterflies and the unique habitats they depend upon for successful migration.”*
Posted: Fri Oct 9, 2015 5:39PM
Monarch Scientists Release Statement Highlighting Concerns with Butterfly Releases - by via The Xerces Society
ST. PAUL, Minn., October 8, 2015—Today, a group of ten monarch researchers and conservationists from across the U.S. issued a statement highlighting concerns with the release of commercially raised and other mass-reared monarch butterflies and recommended against the practice. Wild monarch butterfly populations have declined by an estimated 90% in the past two decades, due to habitat loss primarily in the Midwestern U.S., where these migratory butterflies spend the summer months. Monarch bu...
Posted: Fri Oct 9, 2015 4:00PM
Landmark New Rules to Protect California’s Whales, Dolphins and Sea turtles from the Drift - by Joanna Nasar
The Pacific Fisheries Management Council (PFMC) adopted a new strict rule for California’s drift gillnet fishery to protect nine vulnerable marine species.
Posted: Mon Sep 14, 2015 1:17PM
USDA to Present Case Against Santa Cruz Biotechnology in Historic Proceeding - by via Animal Welfare Institute
Washington, DC—The US Department of Agriculture’s case against Santa Cruz Biotechnology, Inc. (SCBT), one of the world’s largest research antibody suppliers, is scheduled to be heard by an administrative law judge beginning Tuesday, August 18. The USDA case against SCBT is unprecedented: it is the first time that three separate complaints for willful violations of the Animal Welfare Act (AWA) have been filed and are pending against a research laboratory.
Posted: Thu Aug 20, 2015 1:19AM
PETA Protests Luxury Goods store in Financial District in SF (video/x-flv 48.3MB) - by D. Boyer
On Tuesday August 11th 2015 People for Ethical Treatment of Animals, or PETA struck again in downtown San Francisco at a store called Hermès.
Posted: Wed Aug 12, 2015 5:52PM
‘Bloody’ PETA ‘Reptile’ in San Francisco to Protest Hermès Horror: Live Animals Sawed Open - by
Hermès, 125 Grant Ave., San Francisco
Event Date:Tue Aug 11, 2015 12:00PM
Posted: Mon Aug 10, 2015 5:11PM
Court Support for Joseph Buddenberg - by Nicole and Joseph Support Team
Oakland Federal Courthouse 1301 Clay Street Floor 3, Court room 3 Judge Ryu
Event Date:Thu Aug 13, 2015 9:30AM
Posted: Fri Aug 7, 2015 9:36PM
Support Fund for Nicole and Joseph - by Support Nicole and Joseph
Support fund for Nicole and Joseph, arrested last month in Oakland and charged with Animal Enterprise Terrorism
Posted: Tue Aug 4, 2015 11:57PM
Evidence Found of New Wolf in California's Siskiyou County - by Center for Biological Diversity
SAN FRANCISCO— Evidence of a wolf in Siskiyou County was reported on August 3 by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. Following up on citizen sightings of a lone, dark-colored canid, agency staff obtained photographic images from a trail camera and spotted fresh tracks, indications that California is now home to its second wolf in nearly a century. The wolf, which may be roaming in Siskiyou County, is not wearing a radio-collar, so its movements will be detectable only by trail c...
Posted: Tue Aug 4, 2015 10:42AM
Crime and Punishment: Ben Rosenfeld & Animal Industry Lobbyist Debate Oakland AETA Arrests (audio/mpeg 10.3MB) - by KPFA's UpFront
Two animal rights activists from Oakland are now facing up to 10 years in federal prison for vandalizing fur businesses and releasing captive mink. Their charge? “Conspiracy to Violate the Animal Enterprise Terrorism Act”. We host a debate on that law, and how it’s being used.
Posted: Wed Jul 29, 2015 10:50PM
Unlike the So-Called Left, Government and Industry Really Get Animal Rights - by The Rancid Honeytrap
While many on the ostensible Left continue to point and laugh at animal rights activism, the US government continues to regard it with deadly seriousness.
Posted: Tue Jul 28, 2015 6:28PM
Organizations Sue Mendocino County in Response to Wildlife Services Contract Renewal - by Center for Biological Diversity
MENDOCINO, Calif., July 27, 2015 — Animal-protection and conservation organizations filed suit today challenging Mendocino County’s contract renewal with Wildlife Services, a notorious federal wildlife-killing program that killed close to 3 million animals in the United States in 2014.
Posted: Tue Jul 28, 2015 5:14PM
Court Support for Nicole and Joseph - by Support Nicole and Joseph
Oakland Federal Courthouse 1301 Clay Street Floor 3, Courtroom 4, Judge Ryu
Event Date:Tue Jul 28, 2015 9:00AM
Posted: Sun Jul 26, 2015 11:31AM
Two Oakland Activists Accused of Freeing Animals Are Charged as Terrorists - by Will Potter, Green Is the New Red
The FBI arrested two animal rights activists today for allegedly freeing mink and other animals from fur farms, and vandalizing the property of animal-abusing businesses.
Posted: Fri Jul 24, 2015 11:56PM
California Rodeo Salinas Bans Cameras to Prevent Documentation of Animal Cruelty and Death - by Last Chance for Animals
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday/July 17, 2015
Posted: Fri Jul 17, 2015 2:39PM