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Ducey vetoes animal cruelty bill

Ducey vetoes animal cruelty bill

The governor said while HB 2150 sponsors are "well intentioned," the bill was unacceptable.

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Matt Ball: Changing the world by example, advocacy

Matt Ball: Changing the world by example, advocacy

 Meatless message: Animal welfare advocate teams up with Eller College class.

March 21, 2015 2:40 pmLoading…
'Mad Cowboy' author to give free lecture at Loft

'Mad Cowboy' author to give free lecture at Loft

Vegan speakers and a celebration for peace at the Loft.

September 17, 2014 2:30 pmLoading…
Arizona women arrested for animal cruelty, neglect

Arizona women arrested for animal cruelty, neglect

One case involves alleged abuse of miniature horses.

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No Kill Pima County urges pet owners to consider alternatives

No Kill Pima County urges pet owners to consider alternatives

Kim Silver of No Kill Pima County, a non-profit community group, just released the following plea:

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Tucson rescue groups desperately need foster homes

Tucson rescue groups desperately need foster homes

Top Five Reasons to Foster a Dog

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Sara Dent: Restrictions on puppy sales will protect city' animals

Sara Dent: Restrictions on puppy sales will protect city' animals

Puppy mills and backyard breeders are operations that emphasize profit above animal welfare. While there is no official definition, in a 1984 legal decision, the term “puppy mill” was defined as “a dog-breeding operation in which the health of the dogs is disregarded in order to maintain a l…

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Healthy You Network to hold event at Fox

As the Healthy You Network prepares for its next big event, a “Your Health, Your Planet” symposium, it is easy to see that the group, which emphasizes healthy living through a whole, plant-based diet, is getting ready for growth.

September 12, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Photos: People branded to show solidarity with animals

Photos: People branded to show solidarity with animals

About 30 people have brand themselves worldwide, and thousands more support their effort to make the case for animal rights, according to a member of the group. A public branding in Tel Aviv last year launched the movement, called 269Life. Since then it has spread, with brandings in Italy, t…

June 28, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Horse shooting on video highlights slaughter debate

ALBUQUERQUE - An Internet video that shows a meat company employee swearing at animal activists before shooting a horse in the head highlights the increasing emotional intensity of the national debate over whether a New Mexico plant should be allowed to resume domestic horse slaughter.

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Wendy’s changes treatment of chicken and pigs

PORTLAND, Ore. — Fast-food chain Wendy’s Co. is changing the way it treats chickens and pigs used in its food in an effort to be more humane.

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Pooch rescued near Tucson likely dog-fighting 'bait'

Pooch rescued near Tucson likely dog-fighting 'bait'

Sheriff’s deputies are asking for the public’s help with any information about a severely injured dog, believed to be used for dog-fighting, found on Tucson’s south side.

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