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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Jun 25, 2016, 14:17 ET Purina Animal Nutrition Initiates Recall Of Purina® Medicated Sheep Feed Due To Elevated Copper Level

 Purina Animal Nutrition LLC is voluntarily recalling one lot of Purina® Lamb Grower® B30 Medicated Sheep Feed packaged in the green...


Jun 24, 2016, 15:30 ET Mars Petcare Celebrates International Take Your Dog to Work Day

Mars Petcare celebrated international Take Your Dog to Work Day (TYDTWDay®) with week-long activities that focused on the many benefits of...


Jun 24, 2016, 12:01 ET Huge ivory bust in South Sudan - goods headed for Malaysia

 Today the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) released pictures of more than a ton of ivory was seized in South Sudan last week. The...


Jun 23, 2016, 14:52 ET Renowned Marine Biologist Asha de Vos Joins Oceana

Today, Oceana announced that Asha de Vos, a pioneering Sri Lankan marine biologist, has joined the organization as a senior advisor. de Vos is the...


Jun 23, 2016, 11:16 ET Signs Rachael Ray™ Nutrish® and BuzzFeed's Partnership is a "Purrfect" Fit

     Ainsworth Pet Nutrition, manufacturer of the Rachael Ray™ Nutrish® line of pet food, announced today that it...


Jun 23, 2016, 10:00 ET SeaWorld, The Humane Society of the United States, Guy Harvey applaud Shark Fin Trade Elimination Act

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, The Humane Society of the United States and the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation delivered letters to Senate and...


Jun 22, 2016, 14:02 ET Animal Health Technologies Announces the Launch of its Calmz™ Anxiety Relief System, a Novel Wearable Solution to Help Reduce Canine Anxiety

 Animal Health Technologies (AHT), a veterinary technology company developing novel solutions for pet health conditions, today introduced its...


Jun 22, 2016, 13:34 ET Fourth of July Pet Dangers and Safety Tips Revealed

 Independence Day is upon us, which means barbeques, pool parties, and of course, fireworks. This Fourth of July, Nationwide, the nation's...


Jun 22, 2016, 09:06 ET The Wildlife Society Partners with Feed a Bee to Plant 25 Million Flowers

Honey bees and other pollinators are responsible in some way for many of the everyday things we take for granted. The apples that fill...


Jun 22, 2016, 06:45 ET Hidden-Camera Video Uncovers Animal Abuse And Neglect At Eggland's Best Supplier

 Disturbing undercover footage shot by a Mercy For Animals investigator showing sickening animal abuse at several Eggland's Best suppliers in...


Jun 21, 2016, 09:00 ET Petco Honored by SDG&E as Energy Champion

On June 10 at the 11th Annual San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) Energy Showcase event, Petco was honored by SDG&E for its remarkable...


Jun 21, 2016, 07:30 ET IDEXX Leads the Veterinary Industry with the First Low-Dose Radiography System

IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDXX) today announced the ImageVue™ DR50 Digital Imaging System, the first radiography system in veterinary...


Jun 21, 2016, 06:00 ET Novus International Reinforces Global Enzyme Presence with CIBENZA® EP150 Registration

 Novus International, a global leader in animal health and nutrition solutions, has obtained approval for CIBENZA® EP150 enzyme feed...


Jun 20, 2016, 12:35 ET The European Union adopted an Action Plan against Wildlife Trafficking, Says IFAW

 Earlier today, EU Ministers of the Environment unanimously endorsed the EU Action Plan against Wildlife Trafficking published by the European...


Jun 20, 2016, 10:27 ET Humane Farm Animal Care Executive Director Receives RSPCA Award

 Adele Douglass, the executive director of Humane Farm Animal Care, was awarded the RSPCA Overseas Award this past weekend for outstanding...


Jun 20, 2016, 08:40 ET Leader In Best Animal Practices, Miami-Dade Animal Services, Selects Glo Creative as Their Social Media Agency of Record

Glo Creative has been selected as the agency-of-record for Miami-Dade Animal Services to support new social programs and the opening of the brand...


Jun 16, 2016, 17:41 ET Assessment of China's Dairy Industry 2016

Executive Summary The global dairy industry has been experiencing a downturn lately. Key reasons include the slowdown in China's economy,...


Jun 16, 2016, 10:35 ET PRAI Beauty Annouces A Multi-Million Dollar Offer To The People Of Yulin To Stop The Yulin Dog Festival

 In response to the recent petition signed by 11 million people worldwide to stop the Yulin Dog Festival, PRAI Beauty, a global skincare...


Jun 16, 2016, 09:17 ET Royal Flush Havanese Recommends Quality Dog Food For Your Havanese

 Royal Flush Havanese is dedicated to providing their clients with the most up-to-date knowledge on Havanese care, including how to feed...


Jun 16, 2016, 05:05 ET The happy egg co. Makes Humanely Produced Organic Eggs More Widely Available to Consumers

The happy egg co., national free range egg brand committed to providing consumers with humanely produced eggs at an affordable price, today...


Jun 15, 2016, 14:54 ET Pew celebra el nuevo santuario de tiburones en el Caribe

Los tiburones se encuentran seguros a través de todo el Caribe, gracias a la creación de cuatro nuevos santuarios de tiburones en la...


Jun 15, 2016, 14:31 ET Pew Applauds New Caribbean Shark Sanctuaries

Sharks are safer across the Caribbean Sea, with the announcement of four new shark sanctuaries in the region. Prime Minister William Marlin of St....


Jun 15, 2016, 11:05 ET More than 7,000 Service Animals Receive Free, Sight-Saving Eye Exams at 9th Annual ACVO®/Stokes Pharmacy National Service Animal Eye Exam Event

 Service Animals including guide, disability assistance, detection, military, search and rescue, and registered therapy animals, selflessly...


Jun 15, 2016, 10:30 ET CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries Announces Shift To Cage-Free Eggs

 CraftWorks Restaurants & Breweries, Inc., the largest craft brewery restaurant operator in the country, announced today that its nearly...


Jun 14, 2016, 16:02 ET Kindred Biosciences Announces Initiation of Pilot Field Study of Atopic Dermatitis and Other Updates

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