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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Dec 14, 2017, 12:00 ET Veterinary/Animal Vaccines Market Report 2017

The "Veterinary/Animal Vaccines Market: Global Industry Analysis, Trends, Market Size and Forecasts up to 2023" report has been added to Research...


Dec 14, 2017, 11:05 ET Dean Foods Issues Correction to Press Release Distributed by ARM

A press release and video were issued today by an organization called Animal Recovery Mission ("ARM") falsely stating that Dean Foods Company owns...


Dec 13, 2017, 12:10 ET Over 82,000 Say "No" to Slaughtering Chickens Even Faster

A coalition of animal welfare, consumer safety, and worker rights organizations announced today that more than 82,000 concerned members of the...


Dec 12, 2017, 16:23 ET A Ton of Love Delivered to Animals Taking Refuge from California's Thomas Wildfire

American Humane, the country's first national humane organization, Chicken Soup for the Soul, the Banfield Foundation, Zoetis, and philanthropist...


Dec 12, 2017, 13:45 ET Hound & Gatos CEO Joins Protest Against Lifting Ban on Elephant Trophies

A recent announcement that President Trump will lift the ban on importing elephant trophies into the US was quickly postponed amid concerns voiced...


Dec 12, 2017, 08:45 ET Local Entrepreneurs and Veterinarian Debut Comprehensive At Home Pet Care in South Florida With FetchMyVet.com

The house call is back! Started by a group of local entrepreneurs along with veterinarian, Dr. Michael Sanwald, FetchMyVet.com is now taking...


Dec 11, 2017, 13:00 ET BJ's Wholesale Club Announces $10,000 Donation to Dorchester Paws

BJ's Wholesale Club today announced a $10,000 donation to Dorchester Paws. The donation from BJ's Charitable Foundation® was presented to the...


Dec 11, 2017, 06:10 ET Newman's Own Foundation Supports Wild Earth Allies With $500,000 Grant

Newman's Own Foundation, founded by the late actor and philanthropist Paul Newman, provided a grant of $500,000 to Wild Earth Allies to support...


Dec 08, 2017, 14:40 ET A Comissão de Justiça para a Vida Selvagem entrega ao Vietnã material de novo processo a respeito de uma rede criminosa negociando grandes volumes de vida selvagem

A Comissão de Justiça da Vida Selvagem (Wildlife Justice Comission – WJC, em inglês, http://www.wildlifejustice.org) forneceu às autoridades do...


Dec 08, 2017, 14:28 ET La Wildlife Justice Commission entrega un nuevo expediente a Vietnam con respecto a una red criminal con un tráfico de grandes volúmenes de fauna

La Wildlife Justice Commission (WJC, Comisión de Justicia sobre Vida Silvestre, http://www.wildlifejustice.org) ha entregado a las autoridades de...


Dec 08, 2017, 13:07 ET Hound & Gatos Pet Foods Believes It Has Solution to Unhealthy Pet Foods

The Pet Food Institute states that the commercial pet food industry started in the United States in 1860 with the production of the first...


Dec 08, 2017, 07:07 ET From Houston to Los Angeles, MLB Star and NFL Ref Team Up for Animals

Coming off a World Series win, Houston Astros pitcher Lance McCullers Jr. continues to put his resources where his heart is: saving animals. The...


Dec 07, 2017, 09:30 ET Honor The Hero Veterinarian Or Hero Veterinary Nurse In Your Animal's Life!

For millions of Americans, animals are not just their best friends, but their heroes. Whether they are lending eyes to the unsighted, ears to the...


Dec 07, 2017, 09:00 ET Why are there unwanted, starving and abandoned horses in Florida?

New book release "All the Beautiful Horses Volume 1" explores how and why Florida continues to be plagued by emaciated and discarded horses and how...


Dec 06, 2017, 09:00 ET ASPCA and Pop Superstar Sia Team Up to Remind Everyone that "Puppies are Forever"

Today the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) and pop superstar Sia released a special PSA video to raise...


Dec 05, 2017, 17:37 ET Rare Pygmy Hippo Born At Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo

Christmas came early at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo with the birth of a rare baby in an adorable pygmy package. An endangered pygmy hippopotamus was...


Dec 05, 2017, 09:05 ET Petmate® And MuttNation Fueled By Miranda Lambert™ Team Up To 'Save A Mutt' This Holiday Season

In this season of giving, MuttNation underscores its commitment to animal rescue in a consolidated effort to engage with pet lovers at all levels....


Dec 04, 2017, 14:45 ET AgriLabs® Develops Master Seeds for Adenovirus Vectored Foot-and-Mouth Disease Vaccines

AgriLabs® today announced that it has developed a set of master seeds for a replication-deficient human adenovirus vector that expresses select...


Dec 04, 2017, 13:30 ET Nail & Bone Partners With Hallewood For A Limited-Edition Nail Polish Collection That Supports Pet Rescue And Adoption

With 6.5 Million pets entering shelters each year and only 50% getting adopted while 1.5 Million get euthanized, the team at nail & bone has...


Dec 04, 2017, 10:02 ET Taylor Morrison Teaming Up with Sacramento SPCA For The Holidays

Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE: TMHC), a leading national homebuilder and developer, is partnering with the Sacramento SPCA for a "Home for...


Dec 04, 2017, 09:50 ET Boehringer Ingelheim Invests $80 Million to Expand Animal Vaccine Manufacturing Capacity in the U.S.

Boehringer Ingelheim, a leading provider of animal health products for pets and livestock, today announced investments totaling more than $80...


Dec 04, 2017, 09:13 ET Santa's veterinarian visits North Pole for annual reindeer exam

In addition to his naughty-and-nice list, Santa Claus has procured another important piece of paperwork for the holiday: A clean bill of health for...


Dec 04, 2017, 08:55 ET TurfMutt Shares Winter Storm Safety Tips for Pets

Lucky the TurfMutt is a former street dog who spent cold days and nights without a home before he was rescued by Kris Kiser, President and CEO of...


Dec 04, 2017, 08:02 ET KindredBio Announces Positive Results from Pivotal Study of Zimeta Oral for Fever in Horses

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


Dec 01, 2017, 22:51 ET North Shore Animal League America's Annual "Get Your Rescue On Celebrity Gala" Celebrates Another Year Of Life Saving Rescue Work

North Shore Animal League America, the world's largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization, held its annual Celebrity Gala on Friday,...