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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16:58 ET Louisiana Flood Relief: Race Against the Clock to Save Animal Survivors

With as many as 70,000 homes damaged or destroyed in the catastrophic floods, animal rescuers are racing against time to save animal flood victims...


08:05 ET Henry Schein To Present At Two Investor Conferences In September

 Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, animal health and...


Aug 22, 2016, 16:01 ET Kindred Biosciences Submits New Animal Drug Application Technical Section for Effectiveness for Mirataz to FDA

Kindred Biosciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: KIN), a biopharmaceutical company focused on saving and improving the lives of pets, today announced the...


Aug 22, 2016, 15:42 ET HITN-TV explora el lado salvaje de la naturaleza con programación especial para celebrar National Wildlife Day

HITN-TV la señal de TV que ofrece contenido educativo y de entretenimiento a las audiencias hispanas de los Estados Unidos, celebrará el...


Aug 22, 2016, 14:51 ET HITN Explores the Wild Side of Nature with Special Programming to Celebrate National Wildlife Day

HITN-TV, the network that provides entertaining programing that aims to educate the U.S. Hispanic audience, will celebrate National Wildlife Day on...


Aug 22, 2016, 12:32 ET El programa Certified Humane® da la bienvenida a BRF Brasil, con platos a base de pollo de la marca Sadia

Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC) ha aceptado a BRF Brasil – una de las productoras de alimentos más grandes del mundo – como parte...


Aug 22, 2016, 11:50 ET Certified Humane® welcomes BRF Brasil's Sadia brand of chicken to the program

 Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC) has accepted BRF Brasil – one of the largest food companies in the world – into the Certified...


Aug 19, 2016, 15:00 ET Ashford Stud and Triple Crown Winner American Pharoah Support Horse Rescue at Auction

Ashford Stud donates a special day adventure at their facility for 8 people with a personal visit with American Pharoah.  This offer is up for...


Aug 19, 2016, 11:06 ET American Humane Rescue Team And Two 50-Foot Rescue Vehicles Rushing To Help Animals Caught In Historic Louisiana Flooding

American Humane's renowned animal rescue team is rushing to the Baton Rouge area to help animal victims of the historic flooding, supported by two...


Aug 18, 2016, 20:15 ET Lissa Hendrick is recognized by Continental Who's Who

Lissa Hendrick is recognized by Continental Who's Who as a Pinnacle Professional in the field of Healthcare. Lissa is the Practice Manager at...


Aug 18, 2016, 15:49 ET Veterinary/Animal Vaccines Market Product,, Poultry, Aquaculture, Diseases, Technology - Forecast to 2021

  "Veterinary/Animal Vaccines Market, Product [Porcine, (Companion-Canine), (Livestock-Bovine), Poultry, Aquaculture], Diseases [Rabies, FMD,...


Aug 18, 2016, 09:00 ET Security First Insurance Interns' Efforts Culminate in Donation of Critical Supplies for Halifax Humane Society

 Security First Insurance Company's intern class of 2016 has collected and donated several months' worth of critical supplies ranging from...


Aug 17, 2016, 14:29 ET IFAW Statement on the Killing of a Giraffe & Zebra by 12-Year Old Trophy Hunter

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


Aug 17, 2016, 12:39 ET Three Countries Trying To Save The Monarch Butterfly

In June of this year, President Obama met with Mexico's President Enrique Peña Nieto and Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to discuss...


Aug 17, 2016, 10:00 ET AKC Humane Fund Announces Winners of the 2016 Sir John D. Spurling, OBE, KCVO Scholarship

The AKC Humane Fund, Inc. is pleased to announce the 2016 recipients of the Sir John D. Spurling Scholarship, celebrating the human-canine bond....


Aug 17, 2016, 09:58 ET Discovery Channel premieres "Huntwatch" - the story behind Canada's controversial seal slaughter

 Discovery Channel acquired worldwide television rights to the feature documentary Huntwatch narrated by actor Ryan Reynolds and produced by...


Aug 17, 2016, 08:40 ET New Bourbon Brand for Dog Lovers

 "For the love of dogs, bourbon & good times" is the slogan of a new spirits brand catering to dog lovers - Two Bitch Spirits Ltd. Photo -...


Aug 15, 2016, 11:04 ET Misty May-Treanor Trades Beach For Turf, Takes On Canine Competitors In New Purina Pro Plan "Incredible Dog Science" Video Series

 What makes Jack Russell terriers so fast? Why can the Belgian Malinois jump so high? To answer these questions and celebrate the 19th season...


Aug 15, 2016, 09:17 ET Philanthropist Lois Pope And American Humane Launch National Effort To Design American Military Hero Dog Monument

 There are some 2,700 dogs currently in active military service and about 700 who have been deployed overseas, according to the U.S. Department...


Aug 15, 2016, 08:35 ET GES Africa Conservation Fund (GACF) Launches $500,000 Fund Raise to Support Anti-Poaching Helicopter Operations in South Africa

The GES Africa Conservation Fund (GACF) today announced the launch of a $500,000 fund raise to support anti-poaching helicopter operations in South...


Aug 14, 2016, 20:46 ET Are Your Cat's Stats Up to Date? Is Your Chocolate Lab Chipped? August 15 is National Check the Chip Day

 Statistics show that one in three pets will become lost at some point during their lives…but cats and dogs with registered microchips...


Aug 12, 2016, 10:22 ET Empowering youth to secure the future of wildlife

Joint statement by John E. Scanlon, Secretary General, CITES and Azzedine Downes, President and CEO of the International Fund for Animal Welfare to...


Aug 11, 2016, 15:47 ET Janet Donlin named executive vice president/chief executive officer of the American Veterinary Medical Association

Dr. Janet Donlin has been named executive vice president/chief executive officer of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). Donlin will...


Aug 11, 2016, 12:08 ET Purina ONE's Whole Body Health Hotel Designed with Cats in Mind

 Earlier this summer, Purina ONE® brand cat food created a hotel experience called The Purina ONE Whole Body Health Hotel at CatConLA...