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 15, 2017, 16:52 ET Global Animal Antibiotics and Antimicrobials Market is projected to display a robust growth represented by a CAGR of 4.24% by value during 2017 - 2022

Executive Summary A comprehensive research report created through extensive primary research (inputs from industry experts, companies,...


Nov 15, 2017, 10:15 ET Pet Health Insurance Offer Extended for AARP Members

Petplan pet insurance is excited to announce a new three-year extension to its relationship with AARP as a pet insurance provider, helping...


Nov 15, 2017, 08:53 ET Wildlife Photographer Takes Readers on Wild Ride Through South America in Newly-Released Book "Wildlife in Wild Lands: Photography for Conservation in Southern South America" Now Available

Wildlife photographer Laura Crawford Williams (lcwphoto.com) invites you to take a walk with her on the wild side and behold her breathtaking...


Nov 14, 2017, 17:08 ET Morris Animal Foundation Funds New Studies That Target Critical Illnesses Threatening Cats

Studies of three deadly infections in cats are among the research projects awarded more than $400,000 in grants from Morris Animal Foundation, the...


Nov 14, 2017, 10:00 ET BJ's Wholesale Club Donates $10,000 to Mid-Atlantic German Shepherd Rescue

BJ's Wholesale Club today announced that it has donated $10,000 to the Mid-Atlantic German Shepherd Rescue (MAGSR). The donation from BJ's...


Nov 14, 2017, 08:45 ET Petrics, World's First Smart Pet Bed and Pet Health Ecosystem, Named 2018 CES Innovation Awards Honoree

Petrics, creators of the world's first smart pet bed and pet health ecosystem designed to help pets live longer, has been selected as a CES 2018...


Nov 13, 2017, 16:00 ET Merck Animal Health Announces Increase in Funding for Veterinary Student Scholarship Program

Merck Animal Health (MAH) has announced an increase of $115,000 in funding for its Veterinary Student Scholarship Program. The program will provide...


Nov 13, 2017, 14:08 ET American Humane Joins Wings of Rescue, The Sato Project, and the Humane Society of Broward County to Reunite Displaced Pets from Puerto Rico With Their Families

American Humane, the country's first national humane organization, which has been first to serve in the rescue of animals in disasters for more...


Nov 09, 2017, 17:20 ET Manufacture of Dairy Products in South Africa 2017

The Manufacture of Dairy Products: The dairy market is divided into 63% liquid, that is milk in all its various forms and flavours, and 37%...


Nov 09, 2017, 12:10 ET New features at FPL's Manatee Lagoon are hallmarks of the 2017/2018 manatee season

With less than a week before the Sunshine State heralds the season that brings Florida's favorite marine mammal migrating through state waterways,...


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...