Animal Welfare The very latest news regarding all aspects of animal welfare, protection, rescue, and preservation including statistics, research, and proposed law changes in agriculture and animal husbandry. This category contains releases from animal welfare societies, animal right activist groups, and companies involved in the areas of animal health, safety, and breeding. Get updates on the status of threatened, endangered, and protected species, as well as announcements of educational campaigns and fundraising events.

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Mar 22, 2017, 15:22 ET New Technology Platform Designed to Provide African Park Rangers Real-Time Tools to Protect Iconic Animal Species

Responding to the elephant poaching crisis illustrated in 2016's Great Elephant Census (GEC), philanthropist Paul G. Allen and his team of...


Mar 22, 2017, 13:00 ET La ONG Humane Farm Animal Care publica nuevo eBook para mostrar a los productores en América Latina cómo hacer que sus granjas sean Certified Humane®

La ONG Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), que ha creado el principal programa internacional de certificación sin fines de lucro que mejora la vida de...


Mar 21, 2017, 20:48 ET IFAW Statement on S.J. Res. 18: Congress "intent on doing anything but protecting wildlife"

Jeff Flocken, North American Regional Director for the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), issued the following statement regarding the...


Mar 21, 2017, 09:06 ET Lily Tomlin Joins June Diane Raphael and Paul Scheer to Headline "Wait Wait…Don't Kill Me!" Comedy Event to Benefit Voice For The Animals Foundation

Emmy® and Tony®-winning, Academy Award®-nominated actress and animal advocate Lily Tomlin (Grace and Frankie) joins actress June Diane Raphael...


Mar 21, 2017, 08:52 ET Burger King Releases Landmark Chicken Welfare Policy

Burger King, the country's fourth-largest quick-serve restaurant chain with more than 15,000 locations in the United States, pledged today to...


Mar 21, 2017, 08:49 ET World Animal Protection applauds commitment by Burger King and Tim Hortons to improve chicken welfare by 2024

Today, iconic brands Burger King and Tim Hortons announced a landmark commitment to improve the lives of chickens sourced for their restaurants in...


Mar 20, 2017, 08:31 ET SenesTech, Inc. to Present at the Lytham Partners Virtual Investor Conference on March 23, 2017 at 2:00pm ET

SenesTech, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNES), a developer of proprietary technologies for managing animal pest populations through fertility control, announced...


Mar 17, 2017, 16:17 ET Recirculating Farms Coalition Executive Director Marianne Cufone: To Protect Marine Life, NOAA Must End Support for Open Ocean Aquaculture

On Thursday, March 16, an endangered 10-year old Hawaiian monk seal died after becoming trapped in one of Blue Ocean Mariculture's net pens. Blue...


Mar 17, 2017, 12:56 ET 4 Tips for Helping Pets in Need

(Family Features) For pet owners, their dogs, cats and other pets play an important role in bringing added happiness to their lives. As not every...


Mar 17, 2017, 11:00 ET The Earth Partners Acquires a Portfolio of Mitigation Banks in Texas

WRA, Inc. (WRA) and Conservation Investment Management, LLC (CIM) congratulate The Earth Partners LP (TEP) on their acquisition of a portfolio of...


Mar 17, 2017, 05:00 ET Bandit's Tumor Disappears With Help of the BEMER

Bandit, a six pound Yorkie has had a tumor in his right leg that has only gotten worse over the past year. His owner was worried because it has...


Mar 16, 2017, 15:37 ET Vulcan Materials And Ruffner Mountain Nature Preserve Collaborate To Achieve National Recognition For Conservation Project In Alabama

Vulcan Materials Company announced today that it has received certification from the Wildlife Habitat Council (WHC) for its efforts to protect,...


Mar 16, 2017, 10:48 ET Magellan Diagnostics and PDXWildlife Partner to Identify Lead Exposure in Giant Pandas

Magellan Diagnostics, the maker of a point-of-care blood lead analyzer, has announced an agreement to provide its LeadCare® II testing system to...


Mar 16, 2017, 09:54 ET International Day of Happiness: report emphasizes wellbeing for animals and people

International Day of Happiness, on March 20, opens the conversation to discuss alternative ways of looking at human happiness. For example, can...


Mar 16, 2017, 09:36 ET Purina Farms Visitor Center Re-Opens For The 2017 Season On March 18

The first official day of spring and warmer weather is upon us. Nestlé Purina invites the whole family to plan a visit to Purina Farms for a fun...


Mar 16, 2017, 08:40 ET The Birds and the Bees: The Barn Owl Box Company Creates Innovative Nest Box

Dr. Richard Raid, researcher for the University of Florida, pulls up to a large wooden box on an eight foot post in a sugar cane field just south...


Mar 16, 2017, 06:00 ET First Iberoamerican Swine Event Tackles Issues in Early Piglet Development

The first Iberoamerican Swine Nutrition Roundtable, hosted by Novus International, Inc., brought together swine experts from Italy, Spain, and...


Mar 15, 2017, 17:12 ET Bovine Respiratory Disease Treatment Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016 - 2024

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Mar 14, 2017, 11:45 ET E.I. Medical Imaging Partners With Denver Zoo to Welcome Baby Giraffe Dobby

With all of the excitement around baby giraffes these days, E.I. Medical Imaging (EIMI) is proud to announce that their EVO® ultrasound system was...


Mar 14, 2017, 05:14 ET Smart Pet Emergency Kit / Disaster Preparedness Kit Launches

PetHub.com, the world's fastest way to get lost animals home again, today announced its enhanced solution for emergency and natural disaster...


Mar 13, 2017, 09:00 ET UL Environment Introduces Ground-Breaking Software to Reduce the Need for Animal Testing and Comply with REACH

UL Environment, a division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), today announced the launch of REACHAcross™ software, a chemical assessment tool...


Mar 12, 2017, 06:00 ET National K9 Veterans Day on March 13 Honors America's Military Dogs

Service members have relied on canine comrades since the beginning of organized warfare, but it wasn't until March 13, 1942, when the United States...


Mar 10, 2017, 17:36 ET SaveARescue, Inc. is an Innovative All-in-One Online Search Directory That is the Hub for All Rescue Shelters Across the United States

Bev Gun-Munro, dog expert and CEO of SaveARescue, Inc., founded the country's only all-in-one online search directory for dog and cat rescues. The...


Mar 10, 2017, 09:00 ET The American Kennel Club And The AKC Museum Of The Dog Announce Museum Return To NYC

The American Kennel Club (AKC®), the world's largest dog registry and leading authority and advocate for dogs, and the AKC Museum of the Dog are...


Mar 09, 2017, 11:30 ET Aramark Advances Environmental Sustainability Performance

Aramark (NYSE: ARMK), a global leader in food, facilities management and uniforms, announced today the latest step on its journey to become...