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Bonsucro bolsters sustainable sugarcane, Cargill gets animal welfare nod

March 18, 2022 — This week in industry news, Bonsucro has partnered with a fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) company to improve sustainable sugar cane supply chains in Pakistan. Meanwhile, Cargill has received an animal welfare nod and UAE-based MAF has pledged to use cage-free eggs in Carrefour stores in 30 markets […]

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Oregon animal welfare organizations to merge

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Two of Oregon’s largest animal welfare organizations will merge this summer. The Willamette Humane Society (WHS) and Oregon Humane Society (OHS) have announced plans to merge into a single organization with two locations, effective July 1. “I’m very excited about what this change means for our community,” said BJ Andersen, CEO […]

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Fort Bend County Animal Shelter is in desperate need of foster families and adoptions

NEWS FROM KATY MAGAZINE March 14, 2022 By Natalie Cook-Clark Fort Bend County Pet Services reports a high number of dogs staying in their shelter for a long time. They desperately need foster families and families looking to adopt. Photos courtesy of Fort Bend County Animal Shelter Fort Bend County shelter reaches critical capacity Fort […]

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Animal welfare chiefs alerted to a dying cow near Market Harborough – but took ten days to act

DISCLAIMER: Some people may find the following video and photos distressing. A shocked eyewitness alerted animal welfare chiefs to a dying cow in a village near Market Harborough 10 days before they took action. The ‘distraught’ local man informed the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) on Friday February 25 that the entire herd kept […]

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Public Safety, Animal Welfare Groups Dominate Supervisors’ Agenda | Local News

WISE — Presentations from emergency service agencies and animal welfare groups caught the attention of the Wise County Board of Supervisors on Thursday. The Wise County Fire and Rescue Association and representatives from seven animal rescue and care groups, collective and individual, have all asked supervisors to consider funding increases for their respective safety and […]

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Feds slap ‘Walnut Prairie Wildside’ with animal welfare complaint

For immediate release:March 10, 2022 Contact:David Perle 202-483-7382 West Union, Ill. — One of PETA’s “most wanted” animal abusers is once again in hot water with the feds. According to documents the group just obtained, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently slapped Thomas Edmonds of the local roadside zoo Walnut Prairie Wildside with […]

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Bunbury Animal Rescue Rehome Care Incorporated Celebrates Third Anniversary | Bunbury Mail

One of Bunbury’s largest pet rescues celebrated three years of rescuing, fostering and adopting dogs in the South West this month. Bunbury Animal Rescue Rehome Care Incorporated, commonly referred to as BARRC, recently welcomed 400and dog, Shadow to help commemorate his birthday. A non-profit organization focused on educating the public about animal welfare as well […]

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Community Feature: Tri County Animal Rescue

Champagne & Parisi is extremely proud of its growth as a brokerage house. Our real estate agents go above and beyond to get the best price for you, always giving back as individuals and as a team. On the heels of our many successes, we are honored to contribute to several non-profit organizations each year […]

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Ukraine: Animal Rescue Algarve takes action to make a difference

ARA, or Animal Rescue Algarve – the Loulé-based charity that has done so much for animal welfare in its brief years of existence – is springing into action with the aim of making a difference for the War-torn Ukraine. The organizers want to send two vans with a team of volunteers, goods and funds to […]

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Tulsa Animal Welfare treats distemper virus cases

The Tulsa Animal Welfare Shelter is treating more cases of the canine Distemper virus. The shelter had to close a few months ago due to an outbreak of distemper. Tulsa Animal Welfare staff said two dogs tested positive for the virus. They said they weren’t treating this as an outbreak like the one in November. […]

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Tulsa Animal Welfare treats distemper virus cases

The Tulsa Animal Welfare Shelter is treating more cases of the canine Distemper virus. The shelter had to close a few months ago due to an outbreak of distemper. Tulsa Animal Welfare staff said two dogs tested positive for the virus. They said they weren’t treating this as an outbreak like the one in November. […]

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Animal welfare advocates and veterinarians differ on advice offered for pets

As pet ownership has skyrocketed during the COVID pandemic, some animal welfare organizations say it’s time to find a new way to keep pets healthier and safer. But the state’s largest group of veterinarians argues that a new pet council would only cloud efforts to protect dogs, cats and other companion animals in the state. […]

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Animal rescue and support in flooded New South Wales – News

From Brisbane to Sydney, across the east coast, Australia is experiencing unprecedented and deadly flooding. Heavy rains in the area led to flooding for the first time in a decade, which unfortunately has already claimed the lives of 10 humans and hundreds of other animals. While the rain has yet to subside in many areas […]

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Maine’s animal welfare and protection laws again rank first in the nation

For the second year in a row, Maine has been ranked the top state in animal welfare and protection laws, according to a report by the Animal Legal Defense Fund. The fund’s year-end ranking report is organized into three tiers: top, middle, and bottom, and determines the effectiveness of animal welfare legislation in each state. […]

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Young bunnies are looking for a forever home, from Watford Animal Rescue Center

Good morning! I am Beauty and this is my sister Belle. We are cute six week old girls looking for a new home to jump into! We were brought to the National Animal Welfare Trust a few weeks ago because our owner had too many rabbits. As we are still very young and finding our […]

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Appeal for funds to operate the animal shelter

SPCA KK currently houses 240 dogs and 66 cats. KOTA KINABALU (February 26): Lack of funds and fundraising difficulties are common issues and challenges faced by almost all animal welfare and welfare groups. The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) Kota Kinabalu also has only RM60,000 left in its bank account, just […]

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Guest article: Animal welfare matters for sustainable development: UNEA 5.2 is an opportunity for governments to recognize that | SDG Knowledge Center

By: Cleo Verkuijl, Stockholm Environment Institute; Jeff Sebo, New York University; and Jonathan Green, Stockholm Environment Institute This Monday, February 28, the world’s environment ministers will gather in Nairobi, Kenya, to resume the fifth United Nations Environment Assembly, which takes up the theme “Strengthening action for nature to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Ahead […]

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Opening of the Animal Welfare Heroes Contest | Local News

VALDOSTA – The 2022 Animal Welfare Heroes hosted by the Burton Fletcher Foundation for Animals is seeking nominations for South Georgia Animal Welfare Heroes. The Burton Fletcher Foundation for Animals is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, according to foundation officials in a statement. “He wishes to recognize individuals and organizations for their outstanding contributions to animal […]

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City selects Christie Banduch as animal shelter manager – Corridor News

Staff reports Jhe city of San Marcos announces the hiring of Christie Banduch as the city’s next Animal Services Manager. Banduch has worked for the San Marcos Regional Animal Shelter (SMRAS) as the Animal Shelter Supervisor for the past two years and has served as the Acting Director of Animal Services since April 2021. Head […]

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Free Vegan Lunch for Animal Welfare Staff, Volunteers and General Public – City of Albuquerque

February 21, 2022 Councilwoman Tammy Fiebelkorn and the Department of Animal Welfare invite all Department of Animal Welfare staff, volunteers and all members of the Albuquerque community to the first of two appreciation luncheons at the Eastside Animal Shelter Wednesday, February 23, 2022, from 11.30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The free lunch is sponsored by […]

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Storm Eunice: The Raystede Center for Animal Welfare in Lewes is appealing

THESE photos show the extent of the damage caused to an animal sanctuary by successive storms. Storm Franklin, the third named storm in just a week, has prompted new weather warnings, just days after Storm Eunice caused chaos in Sussex shortly after Storm Dudley hit. Stephanie Smith, chief executive of the Raystede Center for Animal […]

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Animal rescue with just a week’s costs left faces closure – and 2,000 dogs could die – World News

Animal SOS Sri Lanka founder Kim Cooling desperately pleads for urgent help to save thousands of abused, disabled and vulnerable dogs from death as funds dry up Animal SOS Sri Lanka on the brink of collapse with 2,000 street dogs at risk of death ( Image: Animal SOS Sri Lanka) A UK-registered animal rescue charity […]

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Lawton Animal Welfare superintendent retires after 11 years

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) – It’s a bittersweet day at Lawton Animal Welfare, where the superintendent is retiring after more than ten years. During Russell Anderson’s 11 years at Lawton Animal Welfare, he and his staff saved the lives of approximately 40,000 animals. Over the past decade, Anderson’s team has transformed what was once a high-mortality […]

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Be aware of your dog’s limits: Glenfield Road Animal Shelter Animal Welfare Supervisor | The Daily Advertiser

news, local news, A Wagga woman whose beloved dog was attacked by an off-leash stray at Lake Albert has called on owners to keep their pets on a tight leash. Holly Newman was walking her Labrador-Kelpie cross on a leash last month when he was attacked by an “aggressive, adult” dog. Fortunately, neither Miss Newman […]

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Etihad Cargo launches Forever Home for animal rescue

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of the Etihad Aviation Group, has launched Forever Home, to support the non-profit transport of at-risk live animals. The new policy allows the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates to consider requests from bona fide animal rescue and welfare organizations for non-profit transportation of at-risk animals. “Forever […]

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Etihad Cargo launches Forever Home for animal rescue

Etihad Cargo, the cargo and logistics arm of the Etihad Aviation Group, has launched Forever Home, to support the non-profit transport of at-risk live animals. The new policy allows the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates to consider requests from bona fide animal rescue and welfare organizations for non-profit transportation of at-risk animals. “Forever […]

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The San Diego Humane Society is an animal service provider for 14 cities in the county

You find a stray animal. You’re worried about your neighbor’s dog barking. You must report an alleged case of cruelty or neglect. Or maybe you find an injured wild animal on your property. where do you turn to? For most of San Diego County, the answer is: San Diego Humane Society (SDHS). The organization is […]

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Jon Scott Santy, Animal Welfare Advocate and Realtor, Supports Animal Safehouse Pet Shelter

SPOTLIGHT ON PHILANTHROPY Property sellers Jerry and Gwen Birck collaborated with real estate agent Jon Scott Santy to split $500 of Santy’s commission with Animal Safehouse of Brevard. Above, left to right, Jon Scott Santy, Kristen Metropoulas, Gwen Birck and Jerry Birck. BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Animal Safehouse of Brevard is a non-profit effort to […]

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Animal Rescue Tour Comes to Fayette County

Giving a voice to the voiceless, Jordan’s Way, a national nonprofit organization, will mark the next leg of its 50-state tour of Ohio and has chosen the Fayette Regional Humane Society (FRHS) as one of the destinations . The non-profit organization is on tour as it helps raise money for local animal shelters and […]

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Animal Welfare (Sensitivity) Bill: What my dog ​​taught me about life can help Britain regain its status as a nation of true animal lovers – Philip Lymbery

Philip Lymbery’s dog, Duke, is a sentient creature, not a pre-programmed automaton (Photo: Philip Lymbery) Before I knew it, I gave a hint, betrayed my intentions to do one more thing before taking the lead and going for a walk with Duke. Maybe it’s the click of my laptop, the tone in which I talk […]

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Animal welfare organization confiscates 11 puppies whose tails were recently docked in Gugulethu

Eleven puppies had their tails tied up with rubber bands. Thirteen boerboels were confiscated from a backyard breeder Gugulethu. Eleven newborn puppies had their tails recently docked with rubber bands. Police said they were investigating a case of animal cruelty. The Animal Welfare Society of South Africa (AWS) confiscated a pair of boerboels and their […]

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Bristol’s animal rescue charity launches anti-Valentine’s Day campaign

staff at Bristol Animal Rescue Center (ARC) have found a unique way to raise vital funds for Valentine’s Day – with the help of cat poop. Recognizing that February 14 isn’t all hearts and flowers for everyone, the charity is asking people to donate £5 to have the name of their ex – or anyone […]

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Calderdale Animal Rescue Center faces closure if a new site isn’t found – how you can help

The Pennine Animal Welfare Society, known to everyone affectionately as PAWS, is facing closure following ‘devastating news’ that their owner wants them to vacate their current site by August 5. Animal Rescue, which opened in 2007, became a registered charity in 2014 and works within a 15 mile radius of Todmorden to help rescue, rehabilitate […]

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Clare students turn to video to spread animal welfare message

ST ANNE’S COMMUNITY COLLEGE STUDENTS opted for video to get their message across on stopping cruelty to animals, writes Dan Danaher. The transition year pupils had planned to do a PowerPoint presentation on animal welfare for the pupils of Killaloe and Ballina Primary Schools. However, they chose not to pursue these plans due to the […]

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‘A beautiful thing’ | Locals donate to animal rescue groups and shelters during ‘Betty White Challenge’ – Times-Standard

Actress Betty White died on December 31, just weeks shy of her long-awaited 100th birthday. In honor of her centenary, people around the world came together on January 17 to participate in the “Betty White Challenge”, a call for donations to shelters and animal rescue groups in memory of what would have been the birthday […]

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‘A beautiful thing’ | Locals donate to animal rescue groups and shelters during ‘Betty White Challenge’ – Times-Standard

Actress Betty White died on December 31, just weeks shy of her long-awaited 100th birthday. In honor of her centenary, people around the world came together on January 17 to participate in the “Betty White Challenge”, a call for donations to shelters and animal rescue groups in memory of what would have been the birthday […]

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The Five Freedoms of Animals: Understanding the Universal Animal Welfare Standard

Animal care and welfare has become a major concern for the general public. Based on Animal Kingdom Foundation (AKF) social media activities, more and more people are sharing their views, curiosity and desire to understand how animals, pets and pets livestock should be treated and cared for. In reality, there are different ways of caring […]

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bill proposes to merge animal welfare issues | News

A bill has been introduced in the House that would establish an animal welfare division within the agriculture agency and require the agency to release a report on improving and centralizing animal welfare rules. – being animal from Vermont. H.504 “An Act for the Reorganization, Improvement, and Enforcement of Animal Welfare Requirements in the State,” […]

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Browne Academy kindergarten students raise funds for the Animal Welfare League

Browne Academy teachers present a check to AWLA. (Photo courtesy of Browne Academy) ALEXANDRIA, VA — It’s amazing what can happen when children learn empathy. And when a lesson on empathy involves animals, that’s something really special. What started as a research project for kindergarten classes at Browne Academy became a passion project to raise […]

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More than 1,000 activists urge government to take stronger action on animal welfare

Over 1,000 animal welfare activists, organizations and animal lovers have come together to highlight key issues that need immediate attention at the two-day India for Animals (IFA) 2022 conference, organized by the Federation of Indian Animal Welfare Organizations (FIAPO), held in association with The Dogs Trust Worldwide. This was the fourth edition of the conference, […]

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Give a grown dog a home, says North Durban Animal Rescue Organization

ADULT dogs are less likely to be adopted, says Neeri Naidoo, founder of Phoenix Animal Care & Treatment (PACT), as the organization embarks on its “Because I’m an adult ass” campaign. “There are 27 dogs looking for homes, but as they are adults, it is more difficult for us to place them in permanent homes,” […]

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Velez-Malaga supports animal welfare

Picture – Pixabay The Council of Velez-Malaga has approved a new law on the possession of potentially dangerous pets and dogs, placing it at the forefront of animal welfare and protection. The first deputy mayor of Velez-Malaga, Jesus Perez Atencia, said of the new law on animal welfare: “It is one more step from this […]

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Animal rescue charity can keep driving after car donation

A FASHIONISTA turned animal rescuer was left “speechless” at the generosity of supporters, after a car was donated to allow her vital work to continue. Caitríona Lowry, who runs Hilltop Sanctuary alongside Pat Tobin, turned her back on a love of fashion and shopping a decade ago to meet the needs of abandoned animals. “I […]

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RSPCA to make UK ‘world leader’ in animal welfare

After a successful first year of its new strategy, the RSPCA has announced its future plans to make the UK a world leader in animal welfare. He revealed that the new strategy has seen “many successes”, such as tougher penalties for animal abusers, increased supporters and the introduction of flexible working and friends of work […]

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Placement being finalized for wolfdogs held at OC Animal Services | Community

Orange County Animal Services (OCAS) has potentially found a suitable shelter for some of the wolfdogs housed at the shelter. Placement for these animals is still being finalized and there are still wolfdogs at the shelter that need proper placement options. Since these animals arrived at the shelter in July and August 2021, OCAS has […]

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Local Shelters, Animal Rescue Groups Benefit From The Betty White Challenge | Local News

Betty White would have turned 100 on January 17. But the iconic actress and passionate animal advocate died on December 31, weeks before her milestone birthday. Fans, however, weren’t going to miss an opportunity to honor the beloved actress on her centenary, so they created a social media challenge, #BettyWhiteChallenge, asking people to donate $5 […]

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RI Foundation awards nearly $500,000 in animal welfare grants

PROVIDENCE, RI (WPRI) – Some local animal shelters are now sharing nearly half a million dollars in grants thanks to the Rhode Island Foundation. Nearly $500,000 has been awarded to dozens of animal welfare programs across the state to support a range of uses, including low-cost veterinary care for pets in low-income households, preparing animals […]

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Boris Johnson ‘allowed’ Afghan animal rescue despite denials – here’s how people are reacting

Boris Johnson has categorically denied personally authorizing the rescue of animals from a British animal charity in Afghanistan – but now leaked emails from a whistleblower appear to claim otherwise. On Wednesday January 26, the select committee for foreign affairs – which is investigating the withdrawal from Afghanistan last summer – published two emails this […]

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LPS students collect donations for Lawton Animal Welfare

LAWTON, Okla. (KSWO) – Local students collect donations for Lawton Animal Welfare. Lawton Virtual Academy and Gateway Success Center students do it to celebrate the birthday of one of their teacher’s dog. Ralphie is a black Labrador who is about to turn nine on January 31 The students have celebrated the birthday of their teacher […]

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Animal rescue organization is giving lost souls a second chance

They say you can judge a man’s heart by his treatment of animals. For lover of all things four legged, Tracy Smit, this quote holds true as she is considered a true champion of animal welfare. The 51-year-old was inspired to start an organization that deals with rescues and since its inception in 2016, thousands […]

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The Baghdad animal shelter is mobilizing to help stray animals

Bella the dog is barely standing after being abused, but there is hope as she receives the care she needs at a Baghdad animal shelter and shelter, an organization that aims to become the first veterinary clinic in Iraq for stray animals. The Baghdad Animal Rescue opened about a week ago, and Bella, a nervous […]

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Weird and Wonderful Stories of Animal Rescue Charities

Animal rescue charities are often on the front line for cases of animal abuse, lost animals and the worst cases of neglect. But some days, something will happen that will leave you with a smile. SPCA marketing and communications co-ordinator Paige Janssen said a person called the Wellington center to ask if they could bring […]

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Stray animals find comfort at animal shelter in Iraq

Published on: 01/23/2022 – 04:18Amended: 01/23/2022 – 04:16 Baghdad (AFP) – Bella, the dog, is barely standing after being abused, but is now being cared for at a Baghdad shelter that hopes to become Iraq’s first veterinary clinic for stray animals. The Baghdad Animal Rescue opened about a week ago, and Bella, a nervous fox-like […]

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OKC Animal Welfare Saves Thousands of Cats with Trap-Neuter-Release Program

OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – It is generally a program that prevails in rural areas: Trap-Neuter-Return. But here in the Oklahoma City subway, it saves the lives of thousands of cats every year. Trap-Neuter-Return is a humane alternative to trap-and-kill, which aims to manage community cat populations. With TNR, stray cats are trapped, spayed or neutered, […]

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Midcoast animal welfare groups see uptick in Betty White Challenge donations

A dog named Sarge is pictured outside Midcoast Humane. C. Thacher Carter/The Times Record Midcoast animal welfare organizations saw donations increase this week as the Betty White Challenge swept the country. The Betty White Challenge is a viral fundraising campaign honoring the legacy and birthday of actress Betty White, who died on December 31, 2021, […]

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Animal Welfare Society of SA saves horde of hamsters from Hanover Park

On Tuesday, January 18, the Animal Welfare Society of SA admitted 20 unwanted Syrian hamsters who have since been transferred to a specialist rodent rescue group, Rescue Boggle and Brux. Their owner Mr Alexander of Hanover Park took them over from his grandson who “had no more patience for them” about a year ago. Their […]

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British woman and founder of Animal Rescue Shelter drowns while trying to save her dogs from tsunami in Tonga

A British woman dedicated to animal welfare was swept away by a massive wave when a tsunami hit the South Pacific island of Tonga as she tried to save her dogs, a family member has said. Angela Glover, 50, disappeared on Saturday afternoon after the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai underwater volcano erupted, followed by a tsunami, […]

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Jordan’s Way Continues National Animal Rescue Tour Across 50 States, Raising Over $3 Million | News

Cheyenne Animal Shelter Courtesy picture Movement heads to Wyoming to raise awareness for animal shelters nationwide Giving a voice to the voiceless, Jordan’s Path, a national nonprofit, will mark the next stop on its 50-state Wyoming tour as it helps raise money for local animal shelters and rescues across the country. Featured on outlets like […]

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British woman Angela Glover’s body found following Tonga tsunami as UN worries about distress beacon

The body of a British woman believed to have been swept away by the tsunami in Tonga has been found, as the UN worries about two small low islands where an emergency beacon was activated. Key points: Angela Glover’s brother who lives in Sydney said the family was ‘devastated’ He said she tried to save […]

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Animal Rescue Algarve visits schools in Loulé to promote animal welfare

Animal welfare education among schoolchildren is Animal Rescue Algarve’s latest project. The Loulé Association will visit local schools to promote animal rights and teach children the importance of respecting animals. The shelter, which was created with a €1.5 million investment by British animal lover Sid Richardson, has already rescued more than 700 animals in three […]

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Upstate Animal Shelters and Animal Rescue Centers

Are you looking for animal shelters near Greenville, SC, or other animal welfare and rescue organizations upstate? Maybe you’re looking to adopt a pet, or maybe you need to take care of your own pet or a stray animal that keeps coming to your home. One of the great things about our area is that […]

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Animal Services Manager – Corridor News

Staff reports SAN MARCOS – The City of San Marcos will host a meet and greet to introduce the Director of Animal Services finalists. The event will take place on Thursday, January 20, 2022 at the San Marcos Rec Hall, 170 Charles Austin Drive, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Community members are welcome to […]

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Zoos and aquariums are moving to a new ‘animal welfare’ standard |

In 1980, I visited a major city zoo in the United States and found row after row of bare concrete boxes with prison-style bars occupied by animals from all over the world. The animals appeared to be in good physical condition, but many stared blankly or paced relentlessly around the edges of their tiny quarters. […]

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St. Hubert Animal Welfare Center ‘Golden Girls’ Adoption Event

As animal welfare organizations across the country continue to pay tribute to the late actress Betty White, who died Dec. 31 at the age of 99, St. Hubert’s Animal Welfare Center in Madison has decided to celebrate White’s legacy with the Betty White Challenge and a “Golden Girls” adoption event this weekend. What is the […]

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URSULA LANDSRATH ANIMAL RESCUE FUND AWARDS $57,000 TO ANIMAL WELFARE NON-PROFITS

The Ursula Landsrath Animal Rescue Fund and Community Foundation for Loudoun and Northern Fauquier Counties announced $57,000 in grants to 24 animal rescue nonprofits across Virginia. Ursula Landsrath founded the Animal Rescue Fund of Virginia as an independent organization in 2008, doling out more than $1 million to Virginia-based animal rescue organizations before ending grantmaking […]

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Betty White Challenge Encourages Donations at Animal Rescue Centers

WHITEHOUSE, Ohio (WTVG) – Nature’s Nursery is hosting a very special event in honor of the late comedic legend Betty White. The Betty White Challenge encourages all Betty fans and followers to honor her memory on her upcoming 100th birthday by donating to an animal rescue center. Betty White was a huge animal lover, animal […]

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Grand County officials are investigating 2 “important animal welfare” incidents this week

GREATER COUNTY, Colorado – The Grand County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two “significant” animal welfare incidents this week, one involving dogs and one involving horses. On Sunday morning, the sheriff’s office received advice regarding possible animal neglect at a house in the Gore Pass subdivision in unincorporated Grand County. MPs, along with animal control officers, […]

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Second Chance Animal Services sees increase in donations for #BettyWhiteChallenge

Second Chance Animal Services, a nonprofit animal welfare organization, was surprised to see a wave of donations in honor of the late Hollywood icon Betty White, who died on New Years Eve just weeks before her 100th birthday . White, in addition to her many acting roles such as the character of Rose Nylund in […]

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“The majority of buyers don’t want to know too much”

Since Red Tractor’s inception in 2000, it has been adopted by all major UK retailers and caterers, as well as many top local brands. A total of 46,000 farmers are Red Tractor certified, with market penetration representing 82% of UK beef grades, 65% lamp, 95% pork, 95% chicken, 80% turkey, 70% duck and 98% dairy […]

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A dog is for life, not just for Covid – Limerick Animal Welfare reflects on ‘difficult’ year

THE BIGGEST challenges facing Limerick Animal Welfare (LAW) in 2021 were “the huge increase in the number of unwanted kittens and puppies in need of shelter”. Marion Fitzgibbon, manager, said they saw a surge in the number of unwanted home-seeking puppies and dogs in the second half of the year when “people started to go […]

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Tulsa Animal Welfare reopens after closing its door for almost 2 months

Animal welfare staff said it had been two long months. “It’s always difficult for us when we have to close our doors,” said Kristin Barney, Tulsa Animal Welfare. Now, they’re ready to see their furry friends find their forever homes. “Nothing feels better than opening doors and helping them find loving homes,” Barney said. Two […]

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Fans Encourage Everyone to Donate to Local Animal Rescue for White’s Birthday || #BettyWhiteChallenge

Estimated reading time 1 minutes File / Best Friends Animal Society Fans of the late Betty White have started a movement to encourage everyone to donate to their local animal rescue in what would have been White’s 100th birthday. “On Betty White’s 100th birthday, January 17th, everyone should choose a local shelter or animal shelter […]

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Metro animal welfare group of many honoring Betty White – 95.5 WSB

Who didn’t like Betty White? She was in show business for over eighty years and during that time a big fan of animals. Following her death before her 100th birthday, social media came up with the Betty White Challenge. The goal is to honor White and his work by donating five dollars or more to […]

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The RSPCA wants you! RSPCA Seeks To Diversify Its Animal Rescue Teams Across The Country

The oldest and largest animal welfare charity in the country is looking for new animal rescue officers across the country – and most importantly, the charity wants to attract people from diverse backgrounds. RSPCA rescuers have a unique place in society, cemented in their frontline work during the pandemic, not only helping animals but the […]

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Platform: Denise Donnelly from Bright Eyes Animal Shelter in Enniskillen

The story of Bright Eyes Animal Sanctuary is truly Pat Nolan’s story. He established the sanctuary in 1989, but before that he was already rescuing and caring for the animals. From a council house in Enniskillen, with people all complaining about cats and people insulting him, he built it and became well respected in the […]

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More than 800 parakeets deposited in the Detroit Animal Welfare Group shelter in Michigan

ROMEO, Mich. (KABC) – Michigan animal control officers have seized more than 800 parakeets living inside a home. A man alerted authorities when he found the birds in a room in his father’s house in Detroit. Investigators say the father had mental problems. The birds were all alive, but clearly in distress. Many of them […]

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Ocean State Job Lot Donates To Animal Protection Groups

Staff reports December 28, 2021Updated: 28 Dec. 2021 4:26 p.m. animal welfare donation program.”/> A representative from Halfway Home Rescue joins Ocean State Job Lot associates Tom Brown and Luana Onofrio in accepting a donation from the Ocean State Jot Lot “To the Rescue” animal welfare donation program. Ocean State Job Lots / Photo Contribution […]

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Son of animal collector donates 837 parakeets to animal rescue in Macomb County

MACOMB COUNTY, Michigan. – An animal rescue at Macomb County is overwhelmed after the son of an animal collector drops off hundreds of parakeets just before Christmas. Authorities said 837 birds were returned as of Thursday (December 23). Officials of the Detroit Animal Protection Group said they were “in shock” but couldn’t repel the birds […]

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Hundreds of parakeets dropped off at Michigan animal shelter – NBC Chicago

A Michigan animal shelter has been inundated with hundreds of parakeets. The Detroit Animal Welfare Group in Romeo said in a Facebook post that the first group of colorful little birds were dropped off Thursday evening. “We were also in shock, but we couldn’t push them away as they were all crammed into seven cages […]

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Thirty horses ‘in very bad condition’ seized by animal services in California

Thirty horses, including several pregnant and lactating mares, were seized during an animal welfare investigation in Riverbank, Calif., Reports The Modesto Bee. Authorities have not disclosed the name of the person believed to be in charge of a farm on the property, and it is believed that two or more of the animals could be […]

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Rabbits Sven and Elsa Finding a Good Home, from the National Animal Welfare Trust

Hello, my name is Elsa and this is my brother Sven. We are adorable one year old indoor rabbits looking for our forever home. We came to the National Animal Welfare Trust in May of this year when our owners were moving and couldn’t take us with them. Sadly, we are now officially the oldest […]

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Animal Welfare League of Alexandria wants you to ‘stuff the van’ for dogs in need

The Alexandria Animal Welfare League hopes to spread the joy of Christmas to dogs who need extra help this holiday season. The Alexandria Animal Welfare League hopes to spread the joy of Christmas to dogs who need extra help this holiday season. The organization will be hosting its second annual Stocking Stuff the Van on […]

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Animal Welfare Cryptocurrency Pawthereum Makes Eighth Consecutive Donation With Gift to The REAL Bark

Pawthereum LOS ANGELES, CA, United States, December 22, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – Pawthereum, a cryptocurrency focused on animal welfare, made another donation with a $ 5,000 donation to The REAL Bark, located in Los Angeles, California. This donation is number eight of twelve in their current December campaign of “12 Days of Crypto Donations”. This ongoing […]

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Nancy Bulluck – a life that sparked an animal rescue movement | News

The animal rescue world and the Sarge’s Animal Rescue Foundation lost a champion when Nancy Bulluck of Waynesville passed away on December 15. The story of Sarge, a German Shepherd dog, sparked a movement led by Bulluck, which resulted in the Sarge Animal Rescue Foundation. Thanks to the determination and drive of Bulluck and his […]

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Jiffy Lube Honors San Antonio Animal Care Volunteer

Jiffy Lube from San Antonio recognizes Northwestern San Antonian Bethany McEntire for her volunteer service with San Antonio Pets Alive !. (Courtesy of Jiffy Lube of San Antonio / Bethany McEntire) Jiffy Lube of San Antonio, part of the chain of auto oil change stores, presented her # Drive2DoMore award to a volunteer with a […]

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Mass. Legislature Passes Animal Welfare Act Amendments To Alleviate Fears Over Egg Supply

A last-minute legislative deal to rewrite key sections of a voter-approved animal welfare law landed on Gov. Charlie Baker’s office on Monday, less than two weeks before the planned start of new regulations that could affect the availability of eggs and pork in Massachusetts. . After House and Senate negotiators announced a deal on Sunday […]

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Animal rescue official unhappy with plea deal in Eastpointe abuse case – Macomb Daily

An animal rights activist is unhappy with a plea deal for an Eastpointe man who was charged with abusing and failing to care for a puppy after his actions were caught on camera 2020. Isaac Brooks Sanders, 23, pleaded guilty earlier this month to failing to care for an animal in exchange for the dismissal […]

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Thinking of buying a puppy? Hear these animal welfare heroes first

Thinking of buying a puppy? Hear these animal welfare heroes first Calendar An icon of a desk calendar. to cancel An icon depicting a circle with a diagonal line across. Caret A block arrow icon pointing right. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook A Facebook “f” brand icon. Google A Google “G” brand […]

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Champion Petfoods Donates 3.7 Million Pet Meals to Animal Care Groups

Press release: Champion Petfoods Champion Petfoods, an award-winning pet food manufacturer, donated over 3.7 million meals of ORIJEN and ACANA nutritious pet food to animal welfare organizations in 2021 to help cats and pets. dogs in need, the company announced today. Recipients include more than 40 local animal welfare organizations surrounding the kitchens in Acheson, […]

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Manatee Agrees to Own Bishop Animal Shelter in Bradenton

Bradenton Starting early next year, Manatee County will begin operating the Bishop Animal Shelter with a donation agreement valued at approximately $ 18 million. Manatee County officials officially accepted the donation from the Bishop Animal Shelter along 59th Street West on Tuesday afternoon. The Mary E. Parker Foundation first announced plans to donate the long-standing […]

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Cork groups to share record windfall of 3.7 million euros for animal welfare

ANIMAL welfare organizations across Cork received an early Christmas present after it emerged they needed to share exceptional funding of over 3.7 million euros. In an announcement scheduled to coincide with Animal Welfare Awareness Day on Wednesday, Agriculture Minister Charlie McConalogue unveiled the package, which will be shared among 98 groups across the country. Over […]

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Animal Rescue League opens home for vacation app

The program tries to place pets in foster care to spend the holiday season in the warmth of a home Birdsboro, Pa .– The Animal Rescue League of Berks County has opened applications for families who may be interested in becoming short-term foster homes for the holidays so that pets can enjoy the warmth and […]

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Kildare Animal Rescue calls on the public to welcome horses during winter months

The refuge is currently grappling with the amount of horses that have arrived in recent times. My Lovely Horse Rescue, a Kildare-based animal welfare charity, appeals to anyone who can accommodate a horse, donkey or mule during these winter months. Already they are at full capacity, and make room for more horses, even when there […]

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Animal welfare charity appeals for help this winter

An animal welfare charity is calling on people to come forward to welcome horses, donkeys and mules during the winter months after being “overwhelmed” in recent weeks. My Lovely Horse Rescue (MLHR), which operates in Moyvalley, County Kildare and Cobh, County Cork, says it takes care of more than 360 equines. He is looking for […]

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Animal welfare officials share tips on pet safety while on vacation

As Christmas approaches, animal welfare officials in the Rio Rancho area have given advice to pet owners to ensure the holidays are enjoyable not only for them, but also for their canine companions and felines. What if your pet were to accompany you on a long trip? Sandoval County Animal Care Associate Kelli Mortensen said […]

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Animal advocates form organization to help run Shenandoah Valley Animal Services Center

AUGUSTA COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) – A group of animal rights activists in the Shenandoah Valley have formed their own organization and submitted an offer to lead the Shenandoah Valley Animal Service Center at Lyndhurst. It’s called the Augusta County Pet Project, and it formed in just three weeks in response to Waynesboro’s search for a […]

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Animal welfare should be part of the discussion | Opinion

From: Angie Einsman Winona As a longtime animal lover who has worked closely with shelters and rescues in Florida and Minnesota, I was shocked and dismayed recently to learn that Winona County has the highest number of puppy mills in the state of Minnesota. I was also deeply disturbed to discover that Winona County does […]

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Animal Welfare League hosts adoption event

CALHOUN COUNTY, Alabama (WBRC) – The League for Animal Welfare is spreading holiday cheer with Operation “Home FUR the Holidays”. From December 10, the shelter waives adoption fees for all animals. The fees generally vary between $ 60 and $ 150. It’s a chance to donate $ 5 or more to give these animals a […]

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Guest Opinion: Pursuing the Animal Rescue Foundation’s Dream | Opinion

In 2014, a dream was born. Two community leaders – Ida-Lew’s former manager Melisa (Bryant) Kaschmitter and Grangeville Police Chief Morgan Drew – came up with their “pet” and their daring concept: building a regional rescue facility. animals to solve the growing problem of abused and abandoned animals. This temporary sanctuary is said to be […]

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Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County

CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT GIVE BACK MKE Learn more about the MilMag Live stream on Facebook on December 7 at noon. Hannah, a stray pit bull, wandered the Waukesha area for over a year without a home. After receiving a call about the stray animal, the Waukesha County Humane Animal Welfare Society Animal […]

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Limerick podcast host to fundraise for animal welfare this Christmas

A Limerick-based TOP 10 podcast seeks to combat animal cruelty by raising donations for local canine charities this Christmas. Darragh Bourke, owner of The Big Bark, a dog podcast that offers advice to dog owners, has announced details of his annual charitable fundraiser. Since the launch of The Big Bark podcast in 2019, over € […]

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What the dogs at London animal shelters really want for Christmas

Christmas is a time to give, whether to family, friends or others in need. Dog shelters are a popular choice for those looking to share the love this holiday season – but what do London animal rescue centers really want for Christmas? TeamDogs spoke to Battersea Dogs & Cats Home, in south London, and Mayhew, […]

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Enid Animal Welfare waives all adoption fees until December 31 | New

ENID, Oklahoma. – Enid Animal Welfare waives all adoption fees for animals for the rest of the year in an effort to reduce the shelter population. Until December 31, animals can be adopted from the shelter once a contract for sterilization or rabies vaccination is signed by the adopter, according to a press release from […]

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Animal welfare and farm groups sue California Department of Agriculture for failing to pass voter-approved Proposition 12

Pigs piled up in a dirty pen SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA, USA, December 2, 2021 /EINPresswire.com/ – In an effort to ensure proper implementation of California Proposition 12 – with key provisions coming into effect in California in January that restrict the sale of pork and eggs that come from severely contained breeding sows and laying hens […]

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Animal Services waives adoption fees through Bissell Empty the Shelters

Adoption fees will be waived from December 6 to 20 Special Press Gazette / USA TODAY NETWORK | Santa Rosa Newspaper MILTON – BISSELL Pet Foundation is bringing hope for sheltering pets across the country this holiday season with its Empty the Shelters – Holiday Hope adoption event from December 6-20. At each national event, […]

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Animal welfare groups among those eager to donate Tuesday

Animal welfare groups among those eager to donate Tuesday Giving Tuesday is a flagship day for nonprofits around the world. It launches the season of giving for causes that work in our communities. The modern movement pushes back creeping consumerism. NOVATO, California – Giving Tuesday has set the bar for fundraising high after a banner […]

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Animal welfare: raising pigs without stress

For their pigsties, breeders should use well-designed floor coverings made from a material that does not damage the feet of the animals. Photo: Glenneis Kriel While growing animal welfare concerns are driving changes in the way pigs are produced internationally, production costs remain the primary driver of improved welfare in pig farms. Dr Peter Evans, […]

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Welsh Parliament votes to regulate animal rescue and placement centers

The Welsh parliament has backed the introduction of new regulations for animal rescue and placement centers following a vote in the Senedd. As it was, anyone could create one, regardless of the skills or resources needed to care for the animals. However, the Welsh parliament has called on the Welsh government to pass new regulations […]

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UK Charity Commission investigation into The Retreat Animal Rescue – Company / Commercial Law

To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. In 2019, the Charity Commission launched an investigation into the rescue of retired animals. This followed the charity’s listing in a collective investigation due to the failure to file financial information on time. The collective investigation uncovered other shortcomings, including unauthorized remuneration of trustees, an […]