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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Apr 17, 2019, 07:03 ET The National Wildlife Federation and Taylor Morrison Team Up to Protect Wildlife Habitat and Connect Homeowners to Nature

The National Wildlife Federation (NWF), America's largest and most trusted conservation organization, and Taylor Morrison Home Corporation (NYSE:...


Apr 16, 2019, 17:24 ET The global animal feed additives market size is expected to reach USD 47.32 billion by 2025

Animal Feed Additives Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Product (Antibiotics, Vitamins, Amino Acids, Acidifiers, Feed Enzymes,...


Apr 16, 2019, 08:00 ET Shark bite research reveals politicians' fishy behaviour

Today, the first book on the "politics of shark attacks" was published by Palgrave Macmillan. The book, Flaws: Shark Bites and Emotional Public...


Apr 16, 2019, 08:00 ET Peraton Awarded $12M Task Order for U.S. Navy's Marine Mammals Program

Peraton was awarded the Unmanned Maritime Systems Support (UMSS) Marine Mammal Systems Engineering Services contract with the U.S. Navy's Space and...


Apr 15, 2019, 15:00 ET Amid New Cases, California's Leading Poultry Experts Conduct High Priority Workshop To Address Virulent Newcastle Disease And Prevent Further Spread

Today, top poultry experts from the state of California (CDFA), academia (UC Davis) and private industry (Foster Farms) – along with nearly 100 urban ...


Apr 15, 2019, 13:11 ET Be Sure to Follow Best-Management Practices When Planting Treated Seed

An agricultural industry collaboration led by Growing Matters, a coalition committed to neonicotinoid product stewardship, today launched "BeSure!" – ...


Apr 15, 2019, 10:00 ET Competitive Health, Inc. Partners with whiskerDocs, Offering Unique Savings Benefit for Pet Owners

Competitive Health, Inc., a leader and innovator in network and ancillary product solutions (CHI), parent company of WellCard Savings, today...


Apr 14, 2019, 14:00 ET ASPCA Unveils New Mobile Adoptions Vehicle in Collaboration with Artist Subway Doodle

[Download PHOTOS here – and VIDEO (including of the design process) here – Credit ASPCA] Today the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of...


Apr 12, 2019, 07:00 ET Dogly Partners With Boxed to Bring Trusted, Tested, Natural Products to Dog Parents

Dogly is launching a collection of good-for-your-dog products with its new partner, Boxed – known for reinventing bulk buying – for Boxed's...


Apr 11, 2019, 20:25 ET Six Months After Hurricane Michael, Alley Cat Allies Continues Helping Florida Panhandle's Cats

As the Florida Panhandle marks six months after Michael made landfall as a devastating category 4 hurricane, Alley Cat Allies is continuing to offer...


Apr 11, 2019, 15:29 ET April is Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month: Here's How to Help Your Local Shelter

April kicks off Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month, an observance dedicated to the wellbeing of animals. As a company committed to helping people ...


Apr 11, 2019, 14:40 ET Who Run The World? Dogs. Nearly Seven Out Of 10 U.S. Pet Parents Agree Their Four-Legged Family Member Is The Top Dog In Their Household

Merrick Pet Care, Inc., announced today that it is launching a new campaign – "Dogs are in Charge" – to recognize and celebrate the special and...


Apr 11, 2019, 09:00 ET Wisdom Health to Launch 2020 Pet Census

Aligning with the upcoming 2020 United States Census, Wisdom Health, the world's leader in pet genetics, announces its own 2020 United States Pet...


Apr 10, 2019, 13:58 ET Who's a Good, er, Great Dog? 350+ of Humankind's Best Friends Nominated for Chance to Become Nation's Top Hero Dog

Every dog has its day, and more than 350 of the nation's bravest dogs are hoping that day will come for them on Oct. 5 at the ninth annual American...


Apr 09, 2019, 12:07 ET Donate Now: NBC and Telemundo Owned Stations and Michelson Found Animals Kick Off The "Fund The Shelters Challenge"

Michelson Found Animals Foundation, a non-profit committed to saving pets and enriching lives, and NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations (NBC and...


Apr 09, 2019, 09:47 ET ASPCA Files Federal Lawsuit Against USDA for Failure to Respond to FOIA Requests for Animal Welfare Records

The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), with the assistance of Cooley LLP, yesterday filed a federal lawsuit...


Apr 09, 2019, 09:05 ET From Grandfather To Grandson, Wild Republic Stays True To Its Promise To "Protect The Planet"

As a company committed to nature and conservation, Wild Republic proactively strives to be as environmentally friendly and ethically responsible as...


Apr 09, 2019, 08:30 ET Kemin Spotlights Unique Beta-Glucan Aleta™ and its Immune-modulation Benefits at Veterinary Seminar

Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer focused on improving the quality of life for more than half the world's population, recently...


Apr 08, 2019, 09:00 ET Bingle Vet Clinics Launches Veterinary Practice Franchise Program

Since purchasing a veterinary clinic on Houston's Bingle Road in 1995, Bingle Vet Clinics focus has been on creating a family-oriented,...


Apr 04, 2019, 19:35 ET PetSmart Charities® Celebrates 25 Years of Bringing People and Pets Together

From the moment PetSmart's first store opened twenty-five years ago, the leading pet retailer has held firm in its stance never to sell cats or dogs...


Apr 04, 2019, 17:13 ET The ASPCA Gives 100,000 Animals Better Chance of Adoption through National Relocation Program

[PHOTOS available here – and VIDEO available here – Credit ASPCA] Today the ASPCA's (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®)...


Apr 04, 2019, 15:53 ET Pledge to stop using toxic chemicals with Natural Grocers this Earth Day

Throughout the month of April, and in celebration of Earth Day on April 22, Natural Grocers will invite the community to pledge to protect one of...


Apr 04, 2019, 11:02 ET Avoid a Double Tragedy: During National Dog Bite Prevention Week® (April 7-13), American Humane Offers Tips to Keep People and Animals Safe All Year Round

Every year more than 4.5 million Americans are bitten by dogs with 800,000 of these bites serious enough to require people to seek medical care. As...


Apr 04, 2019, 08:00 ET PetSmart® Opens New Store in San Antonio, Texas

PetSmart is pleased to announce the opening of a new store in San Antonio, Texas, located at 415 W. Loop 1604 S, Suite 119. To celebrate, PetSmart is ...


Apr 04, 2019, 08:00 ET Subaru of America Helps Pets In Need Find Homes During 2019 Washington Auto Show

Subaru of America, Inc. today announced it will be hosting a pet adoption event during the 2019 Washington Auto Show through a partnership with local ...