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Retail Ban on Dogs and Cats

On Tuesday, the City Council of Irvine, CA voted to ban the retail sale of dogs and cats within city limits. The proposal gained momentum in August after Irvine Co… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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125 Dogs Rescued from Fire

Firefighters in southern Maryland took part in a large-scale animal rescue at a house fire on Sunday, December 12, The Washington Post reports. When firefighters… Read full article at www.vegnews.com
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Sweet potato chews for dogs

Add to: Recipe Box | Grocery List | Meal Planner Recipe submitted by jnerone, 12/06/10 Sweet potato chews for dogs Ingredients (use vegan versions): 1 sweet potato, sliced 1/4″ thick ground cinnamon, to taste Directions: 1. Preheat oven to 250 degrees F. Line cookie sheet with foil.  Leave sweet potatoes full length (I do for […]
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Be an ‘Angel’ for a Cold, Lonely Dog This Winter

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Can a Dog Be a ‘Drama Queen’?

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The ABCs of Cruelty-Free Flea Control

It’s no fun to be itchy! PETA’s latest undercover investigation, which took place inside Professional Laboratory and Research Services (PLRS), a North Carolina lab that tests products on dogs, cats, and rabbits, has upset a lot of animal lovers?and not just because of the sadistic behavior of the employees at the facility. Some of the […]
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People Who Shouldn’t Get Dogs

See Emily play. The following post was written by PETA’s Director of Marketing Joel Bartlett. Last week, my girlfriend, Meghan, and I fostered a li’l buggy-eyed pup. Meghan found Emily, as we eventually named her, dodging traffic in downtown Norfolk and at serious risk of being hit by a car, injured or killed by another […]
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Does Your Pooch Buckle Up?

Penny, ready for a drive. The following post is by PETA Celebrity Marketing Coordinator Lauren Gordon. According to a recent study, 60 percent of dog guardians have been distracted by their canine companions while driving, and only 17 percent use some sort of restraint system for their furry friends. Using a travel harness, carrier, or […]
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How to Keep Your Dogs Safe From Psychopaths

Koro at about the time of the attack When I read, “Man Gets 5 Years for Shooting to Death Neighbor’s Dog,” in The Virginian-Pilot recently, describing the deliberate fatal shooting of a 7-year-old black lab in 2003 and the richly deserved sentence that was finally handed down last week, it brought back terrifying memories from […]
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Dogs Steal With Their Eyes

“Steal with your eyes” is one piece of wise advice that has been handed down through the generations in my family. But dogs don’t need to be told to do this; they do it naturally. When I came across this article, “Dogs Automatically Imitate People,” I needed no convincing. I’ve seen it firsthand. To see […]
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