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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Jul 31, 2017, 08:45 ET Dr. Gary Richter Announces the #RescuesRock Campaign and Donates His New Book to Animal Rescue Shelters

OAKLAND, Calif., July 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/-- In honor of National Mutt Day, America's Favorite Veterinarian, Dr. Gary Richter, is donating his #1...


Jul 29, 2017, 10:14 ET Happy Ending: The last animals are evacuated from a zoo near Aleppo

FOUR PAWS brings two lions and two dogs from Syria to Turkey for medical treatment. BOSTON, July 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - A happy ending for...


Jul 29, 2017, 09:07 ET Wounded Warrior Project Veterans Empowered While Swimming With Sharks

Andrew Davenport sunk deeper into the water, nearly 20 feet down, lost in his surroundings. Manta rays, porkfish, giant trevally, and dozens of...


Jul 28, 2017, 15:43 ET Mercy For Animals Lauds Moe's Southwest Grill For Critical Animal Welfare Improvements

FOCUS Brands, Atlanta-based parent company of Moe's Southwest Grill, Schlotzsky's, McAlister's Deli, Cinnabon, Carvel, and Auntie Anne's, pledged...


Jul 27, 2017, 20:35 ET The Ivey's Hotel Celebrates Official Grand Opening

The luxury, boutique hotel brand, the MRK Hotel Collection, along with 5Church Charlotte, Sophia's Lounge and several local non-profits have...


Jul 27, 2017, 08:00 ET PetCure Oncology Selects Varian Halcyon Treatment System to Expand Access to Cancer Care for Pets

According to the National Institutes of Health, an estimated six million dogs and six million cats are diagnosed with cancer each year in the US....


Jul 26, 2017, 11:48 ET FOUR PAWS International Rescue Team completes first half of harrowing mission to War Zone in Syria

BOSTON, July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - FOUR PAWS, the international animal welfare organization, successfully completed the first part of its...


Jul 26, 2017, 09:48 ET American Humane Applauds Introduction of "Pups for Patriots Act"

American Humane, the country's first national humane organization, which has been working to support the U.S. military, veterans, and military...


Jul 26, 2017, 09:00 ET Tender & True™ Pet Nutrition Announces Pet Superfood, Checklist for Consumers

Tender & True believes that pets deserve more out of their pet food. Pets deserve food that lives up to the same standards as the foods their...


Jul 26, 2017, 08:00 ET Despite Trump Promise - Bureau of Land Management Breaks Rule Of Law Making Extinction All But Inevitable For Wild Horses & Burros

Wild Horse Freedom Federation, Inc. (WHFF), today released its white paper, "Bureau of Land Management's Wild Horse & Burro Program, with a...


Jul 25, 2017, 11:35 ET Sysmex America, Inc. Announces XN-V Series™ Software for Automated Hematology Analyzer for Scientific Research

Sysmex America, Inc., a leading provider of automated hematology and urinalysis diagnostic testing equipment, as well as middleware...


Jul 25, 2017, 08:08 ET Bear Season Is Here And So Is The World's Largest Live Camera Network

explore.org is the largest live nature network in the world, streaming nearly 150 live nature cameras on 4 continents, 24-hours a day, 365 days a...


Jul 25, 2017, 08:00 ET The Maker of NexGard® (afoxolaner) and North Shore Animal League America are Celebrating the Dog Days of Summer on "DOGust the 1st" With a Mobile Pet Adoption Event

In celebration of DOGust the 1st-- the universal birthday for shelter and rescue dogs, since most often their actual dates of birth are...


Jul 24, 2017, 14:26 ET Wabash Power Partners With Rescue Service Dog Organization

Wabash Power Equipment Company has enjoyed a nearly 70-year history of supplying industrial boilers and power generation equipment around the...


Jul 24, 2017, 12:15 ET United Airlines and Audubon International Team Up to Protect Raptors at New York-Area Airports

United Airlines and its award-winning Eco-Skies program are teaming up with Audubon International, the not-for-profit environmental education...


Jul 24, 2017, 10:14 ET First Ever 'National Feed a Rescue Pet Week' Begins Today

When Pluto the dog was abandoned at a pet rescue in South Florida, his back legs were paralyzed and he was unable to walk. But because of national...


Jul 24, 2017, 10:03 ET 2017 Bayer Bee Care Community Leadership Award Winners Honored for Impactful Local Honey Bee Health Initiatives

Bayer announced the recipients of the fifth annual Bayer Bee Care Community Leadership Award: young beekeeper Jake Reisdorf, and Kirk and Heidi...


Jul 21, 2017, 15:09 ET Arctic Slope Regional Corporation Joins State Of Alaska And Native Groups In Petition Against Bearded Seal Listing

Arctic Slope Regional Corporation (ASRC) today filed a petition for writ of certiorari with the U.S. Supreme Court in response to a Ninth Circuit...


Jul 21, 2017, 08:45 ET Horror-Thriller Queen Mylo Carbia Shares How 'Going Vegan Saved Her Life'

You've heard it before: Hollywood celebrity turns Vegan. It's a story quite common in entertainment circles with names like Jennifer Lopez, Olivia...


Jul 20, 2017, 16:20 ET Expedia Announces Changes to Wildlife Animal Attraction Booking; Pledges More Education and Greater Transparency

Expedia, Inc. today announced that activities involving certain wildlife animal interactions will no longer be bookable on its online travel sites....


Jul 19, 2017, 19:27 ET North America Meat Substitute Market (2017 - 2023)

Consuming meat is an essential part of life for many people. However, most of the population is now turning towards the consumption of meat...


Jul 19, 2017, 08:05 ET Henry Schein Launches New Medical Website

Henry Schein, Inc., (Nasdaq: HSIC) today unveiled a newly designed website for Henry Schein Medical (www.henryschein.com/medical), the company's...


Jul 18, 2017, 18:55 ET Latin America, Middle East & Africa Meat Substitute Market (2017 - 2023)

Consuming meat is an essential part of life for many people. However, most of the population is now turning towards the consumption of meat...


Jul 18, 2017, 15:22 ET Saving America's Vets and America's Pets

American Humane's Lois Pope LIFE Center for Military Affairs has launched a new initiative to harness the healing powers of the human-animal bond...


Jul 18, 2017, 08:45 ET Neogen reports record revenues and earnings

Neogen Corporation (NASDAQ: NEOG) announced today that its net income for the fourth quarter of its 2017 fiscal year, which ended May 31, was...