World Cup Tourists Put Strain on Qatar's Camels
As Qatar welcomes more than a million fans for the monthlong World Cup, even its camels are working overtime.
Thousands of Minks on the Lam After Vandalism at Ohio Farm
Tens of thousands of minks that were set loose from a farm were wreaking havoc on small animals and property in Van Wert, Ohio.
Mass. Pork Products Law On Hold Pending SCOTUS Review
Nearly six years after Massachusetts voters overwhelmingly approved new farm animal welfare standards, regulations governing the production and sale of pork products remain unenforced while officials await a U.S. Supreme Court decision that could nullify the law. State regulators agreed in court with restaurant and pork industry groups to pause implementation of porcine regulations, which were set to kick...
Feds Sue Operator of Research Dog Breeding Facility, Seize 145 Beagles in ‘Acute Distress'
The facility has been under increasing scrutiny for months, drawing concerns from animal rights groups, members of Congress and Virginia lawmakers.
Cage-Free Chicken Campaign, a Multibillion-Dollar Shift, Scores Surprising Success
The nation’s egg producers are in the midst of a multibillion-dollar shift to cage-free eggs that is dramatically changing the lives of millions of hens in response to new laws and demands from restaurant chains.
Dolce & Gabbana Will Stop Using Animal Fur in Its Collections
Dolce & Gabbana says it will drop the use of animal fur in all its collections starting this year, and transition to eco-friendly faux fur
#BettyWhiteChallenge Raising Money and Awareness for Animals
The late Betty White was a tireless advocate for animals for her entire life, from caring for homeless animals as a child to launching her own weekly TV show “The Pet Set” dedicated to her celebrity friends and their pets