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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Nov 09, 2017, 11:19 ET Save an Animal's Life...Then Give it a Warm, Comfy Bed

poundWISHES, a modern crowdfunding platform has expanded its operations into eCommerce. With this change, donors can now choose how to give to...


Nov 09, 2017, 10:07 ET New Good Groceries Guide Helps Consumers Make Better Choices for People, Animals, and Planet

Today the ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), Food Chain Workers Alliance, GRACE Communications Foundation, and the...


Nov 08, 2017, 17:15 ET SenesTech Announces Public Offering of Common Stock

SenesTech, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNES), a developer of proprietary technologies for managing animal pest populations through fertility control, today...


Nov 08, 2017, 14:10 ET 2017/2018 Pet Care Innovation Prize Finalists Unveiled

Five pet-focused startups have each won $10,000 and are competing to win the 2017/2018 Pet Care Innovation Prize grand prize. The finalists include...


Nov 08, 2017, 13:09 ET Phibro Animal Health Corporation hosts "The Broad Impacts of the Immune System on Dairy Cattle Production" Pre-Conference Symposium at the Cornell Nutrition Conference

Phibro Animal Health Corporation hosted the 2017 Pre-Conference Symposium at the Cornell Nutrition Conference in East Syracuse, NY, focusing on...


Nov 08, 2017, 09:00 ET TECHLAB® Receives USDA Establishment License And Product License For GIARDIA VET CHEK™

TECHLAB, Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of rapid non-invasive diagnostic tests for gastrointestinal diseases, today announced that it...


Nov 07, 2017, 11:43 ET Rowdy Girl Sanctuary Recovers from Hurricane Harvey and Announces Move in the Future

Rowdy Girl Sanctuary ("RGS"), a 501(c)(3) charity that provides sanctuary to rescued farm animals and advocates a vegan lifestyle, is pleased to...


Nov 07, 2017, 10:50 ET Want a humane Thanksgiving? Look for the Certified Humane® label when you shop

If you care about farm animals, then Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC) hopes you will look for the Certified Humane Raised and Handled® label when you...


Nov 06, 2017, 12:52 ET Pet Supplies Plus Announces #PetsPlusVets Campaign to Help Connect Veterans with Pet Companions

Pet Supplies Plus, the largest and most trusted pet retail franchise in the United States, has announced the #PetsPlusVets campaign, designed to...


Nov 06, 2017, 10:25 ET Should Dogs Eat Peanut Butter? Crum & Forster Pet Insurance Group Warns of the Potential Dangers of Xylitol

Crum & Forster Pet Insurance Group™, the provider of ASPCA® Pet Health Insurance, is warning pet parents of the potential danger when dogs eat...


Nov 06, 2017, 10:00 ET Hope for vaquitas: World Animal Protection and partners find and remove life-threatening illegal gillnets in vaquita habitat

World Animal Protection, the International Committee for the Recovery of the Vaquita (CIRVA), and Monterey Bay Diving joined forces with local...


Nov 03, 2017, 09:46 ET European Swine Nutrition Roundtable Takes Aim at the Challenges of the Hyperprolific Sow

Modern sows are now more productive than ever before due to tremendous advancements in the industry, but this new generation of sows brings...


Nov 02, 2017, 12:32 ET CH2M helps restore salt marsh in the UK to enhance flood defenses and recreate estuary habitat

A new project in Hesketh Out Marsh near Preston, UK, helps protect property and nearby infrastructure from flooding while creating an...


Nov 02, 2017, 11:51 ET Just Right by Purina Provides Winter Health Tips for Dog Owners

No sooner than the smell of pumpkin-spiced everything begins to waft through the air, it seems the frigid bite of winter sends temperatures...


Nov 02, 2017, 11:17 ET Is Your Pet Pingable? Ping A Pet™ Launches Kickstarter Campaign to Get Lost Pets Home Fast with Facial Recognition App

Anyone who has ever lost a pet knows it's a race against time to find that furry family member and get them back home safely. For those who have...


Nov 01, 2017, 14:17 ET Pinecrest Serves As Exclusive Financial Advisor To Veterinary Specialty Hospital

Pinecrest Capital Partners (Pinecrest), a Dallas-based investment banking firm, announced today the completion of a Transaction for Central Texas...


Nov 01, 2017, 11:21 ET HoodLamb And PETA Join Forces For World Vegan Day

Just in time for fall/winter 2017, Amsterdam-based HoodLamb, has brought its popular hemp-based outerwear to the U.S.—and in honor of World Vegan...


Nov 01, 2017, 08:35 ET Iconic Australian Cat Care Brand Snappy Tom Expands to U.S.

The growing demand for specialized pet care products has a new answer - Australian brand Snappy Tom has just launched a new U.S. centered site...


Nov 01, 2017, 08:14 ET SC Johnson Aids Pets Waiting for New Forever Home

SC Johnson today announced the donation of $50,000 to support the construction of the Wisconsin Humane Society's (WHS) new animal shelter. The new...


Nov 01, 2017, 08:00 ET Heska Announces 7-Year Agreement with PetVetCare Centers

Heska Corporation (NASDAQ: HSKA - News; "Heska" or the "Company"), a provider of advanced veterinary diagnostic and specialty products,...


Oct 31, 2017, 10:00 ET One-third of all shark species in fin trade are endangered

Nearly one-third of the shark species in the global fin trade are at risk of extinction, according to a new study led by FIU marine scientist...


Oct 31, 2017, 10:00 ET Dominion Energy Installs Osprey Platforms Across Currituck Sound

When the ospreys nesting alongside the Wright Brothers Memorial Bridge over Currituck Sound return next spring, they are going to find...


Oct 31, 2017, 08:30 ET Magic AI Launches Artificially Intelligent 24/7 Monitoring System for Horses

Magic AI (http://www.magicai.io/) today announced that it is now scheduling installations of StableGuard™ (http://mystableguard.com) the world's...


Oct 31, 2017, 08:00 ET Heska extends product line with new Element COAG™ Veterinary Analyzer

Heska Corporation (NASDAQ: HSKA - News; "Heska" or the "Company"), a provider of advanced veterinary diagnostic and specialty products, announced...


Oct 31, 2017, 07:30 ET Synthetic Genomics and Ceva Enter Agreement to Develop, Commercialize Next-Generation Vaccines for Animal Health

SAN DIEGO, Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Synthetic Genomics, Inc. announced today that the company has entered into a collaboration with Ceva Santé...