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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24 May, 2017, 16:03 ET Los Angeles Dodgers Visit Gentle Barn

The Gentle Barn Foundation is excited to announce the addition of athletes and celebrities in support of The Gentle Barn opening its third location...


24 May, 2017, 12:32 ET Local Dog Park, Pet Shelters and Social Service Agencies Benefit from Purina's Annual Employee Volunteer Day

Demonstrating an ongoing commitment to enriching the lives of pets and people, 1,400 Purina employees blanketed the greater St. Louis area on...


24 May, 2017, 11:53 ET Royal Migration

(Family Features) Every year, monarch butterflies embark on a 3,000-mile migration across North America. This feat of endurance lasts eight months,...


24 May, 2017, 11:45 ET First-of-its-Kind Oyster Shell Recycling Program Launches in Alabama

The Alabama Coastal Foundation (ACF) and Republic Services, Inc. (NYSE: RSG), a leader in the recycling and waste services industry, are pleased to...


24 May, 2017, 10:03 ET Cathy Kangas & PRAI Beauty Launch National "Free The Shelters" Campaign

Today, Cathy Kangas, Founder and CEO of PRAI Beauty, changes the world for shelter animals with the announcement of a national "Free the...


24 May, 2017, 08:45 ET VIN Foundation Announces Solutions for the Profession Competition Winners

The VIN Foundation is excited to announce the winners of its first annual Solutions for the Profession Competition. Three creative students were...


24 May, 2017, 07:00 ET Elanco Animal Health Works to Bring Products to Small Holder Farmers, Increasing Food Security in East Africa

Elanco Animal Health, a division of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY), today announced that it received a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates...


23 May, 2017, 00:01 ET U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for May 23: Veterinary Medicine

Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: VETERINARY MEDICINE Profile America — Tuesday, May 23rd....


22 May, 2017, 09:05 ET Premier Social Selling Pet Product Company is Expanding

PawTree, LLC is pleased to announce the company has received a $7 million growth investment from private investors. Exact terms of the deal were...


22 May, 2017, 06:00 ET The Petco Foundation Honors Animal Welfare's Best In Show

The Petco Foundation gathered approximately 500 guests at this year's "Celebration of Love" awards gala, which recognized seven organizations and...


18 May, 2017, 11:00 ET Líder mundial em excipientes farmacêuticos, Colorcon inaugura sua primeira planta industrial na América Latina

A Colorcon, líder mundial no desenvolvimento de revestimentos e excipientes especiais para sólidos orais, inaugura nesta quinta-feira, dia 18 de...


18 May, 2017, 10:46 ET Applegate® Expresses Disappointment with Delays; Urges USDA to Enact Organic Animal Welfare Standards

Applegate, the nation's leading natural and organic meat company, announced its disappointment in the United States Department of Agriculture's...


17 May, 2017, 16:09 ET 21 Remarkable Canines Competing To Become America's Top Dog

America's animal lovers have spoken, and after more than a third of a million votes from across the country, 21 courageous canines are advancing to...


17 May, 2017, 09:00 ET Boston Market Expands "Quality Guarantee" With Strengthened Animal Welfare Commitment

Boston Market®, the rotisserie cooking and contemporary home style meal experts, today announced plans to further expand its "Quality Guarantee"...


17 May, 2017, 08:40 ET Boerboel Owners Group Speaks Out Against Inaccurate Information About the South African Dog Breed

In light of recent tragic events effecting a breeder of the South African Boerboel, the Boerboel Owners Group is compelled to address the...


17 May, 2017, 07:15 ET United States Animal Welfare Report 2017: Leveraging the Links Between Animal Welfare and Product Health, Safety, Clean Label, and Sustainability - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Animal Welfare: Issues and Opportunities in the Meat, Poultry, and Egg Markets in the...


17 May, 2017, 07:00 ET United States Pet Supplements Market 2012-2021 (2017 Report) - Research and Markets

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Pet Supplements Market in the U.S., 6th Edition" report to their offering. For quite a...


16 May, 2017, 13:06 ET ASPCA Files Lawsuit Against U.S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development Following Denial of Fee-Waived FOIA Request

The ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), with the assistance of Holland & Knight LLP, today filed a federal...


16 May, 2017, 13:00 ET InfoNegocios: un cordobés armó una empresa de comida vegana para mascotas (exporta a EE.UU, Europa y Asia)

Los perros son omnívoros, por lo tanto no es necesario que su dieta sea a base de carne, como se cree popularmente. Esa es la premisa sobre la que...


16 May, 2017, 12:30 ET Animal Dermatology Clinic Announces Dermatology Forum for Veterinarians to be held October 6 - 8, 2017 in Dana Point, CA

Dermatology Forum for Veterinarians is scheduled to take place on October 6 – 8, 2017 at the Laguna Cliffs Marriott Resort and Spa. The conference...


16 May, 2017, 08:30 ET Hush Puppy Dog Calming Formula Launches an All-Natural Formula to Calm Dogs Fast

Hush Puppy Dog Calming Formula is launching two products: Calming Oil and Bedding & Blanket Spray that will calm your dog naturally during...


16 May, 2017, 08:01 ET Dog Park Safety Tips and Common Medical Mishaps

While frolicking in the park can be great exercise and a good time for our playful pooches, some canines may return home from the dog park with...


15 May, 2017, 12:58 ET Leader Dogs for the Blind Announces $60K+ Donation from Purina in Celebration of the "Every Dog is a Star" Program

Leader Dogs for the Blind today announced a $61,196 donation from Purina in conjunction with the pet food maker's "Every Dog is a Star" program....


15 May, 2017, 06:00 ET Petco Expanding Vet Services Through Joint Venture with Austin-based Thrive Affordable Vet Care

As consumer demand for affordable, convenient, one-stop pet care continues to grow, Petco today announced a joint venture with Thrive Affordable...


14 May, 2017, 14:00 ET International BoerBoel Federation Press Release Re: Ashville, NC

The International Boerboel Federation responds to the tragic events in Ashville, NC with the following statement: In light of recent tragic events...