Archive for February, 2011
The HSUS and other animal groups responded to help a wildlife sanctuary in Montana that had lost its bearings. There were more than 800 llamas, camels, bison, emus, donkeys, horses and other animals living at the Montana Large Animal Sanctuary and Rescue.
It’s time for all ad agencies to stop using chimpanzees in entertainment, and for companies to make a similar pledge. Heroic great ape sanctuaries in rural outposts throughout the nation will spend millions in the decades ahead dealing with the lack of forethought exhibited by CareerBuilder and similar companies that just don’t get it.
Today California’s Fish and Game Department will propose to increase the black bear hunting quota, on the very day that California marks the 100th anniversary of the state’s adoption of the Bear Flag.
Today in Tennessee, we’re working with the Marshall County sheriff to rescue puppy mill dogs from deplorable conditions. Melanie Kahn, the new director of our Stop Puppy Mills campaign, sent this dispatch from the scene.