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 19, 2018, 09:43 ETBiogal-Galed Labs Announces the Commercialization of the PCRun® Canine Distemper Molecular Detection Kit

Biogal Galed Labs, a global leader of veterinary diagnostic solutions, has announced the commercialization of a new PCRun® Veterinary Molecular...


Jul 18, 2018, 09:00 ETWhole Oceans hires Veteran Chief Financial Officer from Pentair

Whole Oceans announced that Eric Jacobsson has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer effective July 16, 2018. Jacobsson has over 30 years of...


Jul 18, 2018, 08:31 ETNational Association of Egg Farmers Urges Support for King Amendment in Farm Bill in Congress

The Farm Bill is before Congress every five years and is important to the nation's farmers. This year it is very important to National Association of ...


Jul 18, 2018, 08:00 ETFriends for Your Furry Companions, Because Pets Get Lonely Too

Coming home to a wagging tail and happy animal sounds can be the highlight of some pet owners' days. It may seem like a pet's world revolves around...


Jul 17, 2018, 21:04 ETKentucky Pig Farm Abuse Video Being Misused

The organization Mercy for Animals (MFA) has released undercover footage showing the brutal mistreatment of pigs and piglets at Tosh Farms in...


Jul 16, 2018, 11:45 ETSafe Skin Is In! Premier Toxin Free Cosmetic Company, CRUNCHI, Ventures Into the Skincare Market

CRUNCHI, introduced its first ever high-performing skincare, the Daylight Facial Cream and Nightlight Facial Cream on July 12th. The Daylight Facial...


Jul 16, 2018, 11:06 ETGG's Foundation Impacts Animal Advocacy with Human"e" Education Program Offerings

Be Educated, Be Human"e". Animals have feelings too. Cheryl Phillips, the author of GG's Journey: From Lost to Loved and founder of GG ~ Gorgeous Gal ...


Jul 16, 2018, 08:59 ETNew Grocery Industry Report Indicates Strong Sales of Animal Welfare Certified Products, Interest to Stock More

Today the ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) released a report co-authored with Technomic, summarizing the grocery...


Jul 13, 2018, 15:40 ETRobert Teweleit pledges support for Houston SPCA

As a lifelong animal lover, however, and on a more personal level, a cause particularly close to Teweleit's heart is the Houston Society for the...


Jul 13, 2018, 13:11 ETSocial Networking Proving Successful in Reversing Pet Obesity

Have you noticed how many dog owners are the spitting-image of their dog? People who fit this bill take pride in letting you know that it's no...


Jul 12, 2018, 10:33 ETAVIMATRIX® Product Approved as Zootechnical Feed Additive in the European Union

The European Commission has published the official regulation approving the AVIMATRIX® feed additive preparation as a zootechnical feed additive in...


Jul 12, 2018, 08:30 ETMoody Gardens Introduces Harbor Seals Tomato and Ravioli to the Aquarium Pyramid

Rescued, rehabbed and ready to explore. Two harbor seals are Moody Garden's newest residents and they are settling in their new spectacular home at...


Jul 11, 2018, 12:33 ETNew Survey Shows Close Bond People Feel with Their Dogs

It turns out dogs are more than just man and woman's best friend. They are also counselors, confidants, bunk mates, stress relievers, and...


Jul 11, 2018, 12:00 ETWhat a Chicken Wants: Windows, Wing Space, Outdoor Living and More

For the third consecutive year, Perdue Farms continues its collaborative and transparent journey to change the way it raises chickens, addressing...


Jul 11, 2018, 09:00 ETNew Energetic Colors for Gyms for Dogs Product Line

Gyms For Dogs™ has introduced new fall colors to their COLORPLAY™ product color selection process. These new colors range from a natural...


Jul 11, 2018, 04:55 ETBacardi And Lonely Whale Team Up To Ensure #TheFutureDoesntSuck

Family-owned Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, and Lonely Whale, the award-winning non-profit dedicated to...


Jul 10, 2018, 14:58 ETU.S. Army Corps of Engineers and Friends of the Wild Whoopers agree to assist in the recovery of endangered whooping cranes

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) announced today the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Friends of the Wild Whoopers to...


Jul 10, 2018, 08:55 ETCat Lovers Rejoice! First Ever Meow MeetUp Hits Chicago

Cat lovers are rejoicing as the first-ever Meow MeetUp hits Chicagoland on July 21-22! This two-day event is hosted by the popular blog, The Catnip...


Jul 10, 2018, 08:41 ETWin $10,000 With The Annual Raffle Benefitting The Little Red Dog, Inc. Rescue

The Little Red Dog, Inc. (TLRD) today announced its annual raffle. Tickets are $50 and only 1,000 tickets will be sold. The grand prize is $10,000...


Jul 09, 2018, 09:00 ETPurina Dog Chow Launches 'Service Dog Salute' Campaign To Donate Up To $500,000 For Veterans And Service Dogs Through Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation

As a longtime supporter of the U.S. military, Purina Dog Chow knows the impact service dogs can have on the lives of our veterans, providing them...


Jul 09, 2018, 08:31 ETKindred Biosciences Announces Commercial Availability of Mirataz® (mirtazapine transdermal ointment) to Veterinarians in the United States

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


Jul 09, 2018, 08:07 ETEPIC Provisions Launches New EPIC Performance Bars, Made with Non-GMO, Cage-Free Egg Whites

EPIC Provisions, the snack brand on a mission to make humanely-raised, animal-based foods that improve the welfare and management of those animals,...


Jul 09, 2018, 03:24 ETSenzaGen's Final Validation Report for the Animal-free Allergy Test GARDpotency™ has Been Submitted to the Regulatory Authorities

SenzaGen (Nasdaq First North: SENZA) announces today that the company has submitted the official validation report for GARDpotency™ to the relevant...


Jul 06, 2018, 13:00 ETInventHelp Inventor Develops POTTY LINE (CCT-4114)

"I thought there needed to be a simple way for a dog to go outside without the worry and hassle of a tangled leash," said an inventor, from...


Jul 06, 2018, 12:00 ETInventHelp Inventor Develops Improved Dog-Tethering System (CBA-3379)

"We hook our dogs up to a tethered track system in our yard so that they can run around," said one of two inventors from Williamston, S.C. "We got...