Animal Rights

Another gruesome report about Vietnam’s cat meat trade

NEWS AND VIEWS - OPINION - PLEASE LET ME HEAR YOURS TOO: Four Paws, an animal welfare organisation has investigated…

2 months ago

Domestic cat’s self-righting reflex educates astronauts

A short video of astronauts gently throwing cats around under weightless conditions in an aircraft begs the question whether it…

2 months ago

PETA’s Oscars 2019 (‘Oscats’) – Joaquin Phoenix best actor

Introduction Animal advocates have a duty to mention and praise high profile people who are passionate about animal welfare and…

7 months ago

Dr Jordan B Peterson on Twitter: “Animals don’t have rights”

Dr Jordan Peterson, a truly awesome philosopher with the biggest brain on the planet has tweeted that... Animals don't have…

9 months ago

No animal testing at the Canadian Centre for Alternatives to Animal Methods

I have to write about this. It is a research centre (CCAAM) which uses alternative methods to do research which…

12 months ago

Linda Rosenthal is a wonderful advocate for animal rights and welfare

This is a brief post in praise of Assemblywoman Linda Rosenthal representing District 67 as a Democrat in the New…

1 year ago

Organs-on-chips: thank God, free the animals from laboratory testing

Organs-on-chips or organ-on-a-chip has the potential to dramatically reduce animal testing. If this comes to pass it will be a…

1 year ago

Senator votes AGAINST protecting aborted babies but FOR protecting kittens in animal testing

This is an interesting ethical dilemma, on the face of it. Senator Jeff Merkley of Oregon voted against the introduction…

2 years ago

Moscow de-icer burns cat’s paws and poisons people

It is reported that de-icers and anti-snow chemicals used in Moscow take 1.3 billion years to dissolve! That's an extraordinary…

2 years ago

China: guy casually kicks stray cat into river (video)

Place and time: December 11 in the city of Shantou, on the eastern coast of Guangdong, China. It is watchable…

2 years ago