Animal Welfare The very latest news regarding all aspects of animal welfare, protection, rescue, and preservation including statistics, research, and proposed law changes in agriculture and animal husbandry. This category contains releases from animal welfare societies, animal right activist groups, and companies involved in the areas of animal health, safety, and breeding. Get updates on the status of threatened, endangered, and protected species, as well as announcements of educational campaigns and fundraising events.

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Nov 21, 2019, 07:07 ET Innovet Pet Releases Thanksgiving Food Guide For Keeping Pets Safe During The Holiday

Known for their unique, expansive range of pet health products, Innovet Pet recently released a Thanksgiving-themed blog for keeping pets safe during ...


Nov 20, 2019, 14:14 ET The Petco Foundation Hosts Evening of Honoring Heroes in Animal Welfare at Lifesaving Awards Event

Nearly 500 pet lovers came together on Thursday evening, November 14 to help the Petco Foundation celebrate 20 years of saving lives and to honor...


Nov 20, 2019, 11:13 ET Major Fundraising Challenge to Aid Animals in Need Launched With Help of Internationally Renowned Philanthropist Lois Pope

In a remarkable effort to help animals wherever and whenever they are in need of rescue, protection, or aid, a major fundraising challenge has been...


Nov 20, 2019, 09:27 ET Canine Arthritis Resources and Education: Help Your Pets Stay Healthy This Holiday Season By Not Putting On Extra Weight

As we head into the holidays and end of year festivities, you'll likely find many news articles and blogs with tips about how to avoid putting on...


Nov 20, 2019, 08:08 ET Maryland Small Business Zeteo Tech, Inc. Develops Hearing Protection for Military Working Dogs with Army funding

Zeteo Tech, Inc., a venture-backed biodefense and medical device company in Sykesville, MD, today announced the development of the Canine Auditory...


Nov 20, 2019, 07:27 ET MYOS RENS' Fortetropin® Clinical Trial Results to be Presented by William J. Evans, Ph.D., at the International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia Research

MYOS RENS Technology Inc. ("MYOS" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: MYOS), an advanced nutrition company and the owner of Fortetropin, a proprietary...


Nov 19, 2019, 14:35 ET Subaru of America Finds Homes For Pets In Need During 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show

Subaru of America, Inc. today announced it will be hosting a pet adoption event during the 2019 Los Angeles Auto Show through a partnership with...


Nov 19, 2019, 14:04 ET American Humane Urges Everyone to Set a Humane Table for the Holidays

Thanksgiving is the quintessential American holiday – one that celebrates American traditions, family togetherness and gratitude for the unparalleled ...


Nov 19, 2019, 08:00 ET Bulldog Skincare For Men Becomes First-Ever Cruelty Free International Leaping Bunny Approved Brand To Sell In China

As part of a ground-breaking collaborative project, Bulldog Skincare For Men is set to become the first international skincare brand to maintain its...


Nov 19, 2019, 07:03 ET The Orangutan Project Races to Meet Urgent Need of Displaced, Injured Orangutans in the Wake of Indonesia's Fire Crisis

The Orangutan Project, a nonprofit organization dedicated to orangutan conservation and welfare, seeks to raise $500,000 by Dec. 31 to equip...


Nov 18, 2019, 15:13 ET Born Free USA Applauds Reintroduction of Bill Banning Dangerous Traps on National Wildlife Refuges

Born Free USA, an internationally recognized leader in animal protection and wildlife conservation, announced today its strong support of the recent...


Nov 18, 2019, 13:07 ET AKC Canine Health Foundation Announces $2.8 Million in Canine Health Grants in 2019

The AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) announces another year of growth in grants awarded for canine health research. In 2019, CHF has awarded 46 new ...


Nov 18, 2019, 09:34 ET Research Efforts Underway To Save Beluga Whales From Future Extinction

Drastic changes in the Arctic temperatures as a result of climate change; predictions that the Arctic Ocean will be ice-free by 2040; a million...


Nov 16, 2019, 09:44 ET International Shark Debates Put U.S. Positions in Spotlight

Conservationists are urging U.S. leadership at an international fisheries meeting that could turn the tide for Endangered mako sharks and help...


Nov 16, 2019, 01:09 ET North Shore Animal League America Celebrates Milestones And Life-Saving Work At 2019 "Get Your Rescue On Gala"

North Shore Animal League America, the world's largest no-kill animal rescue and adoption organization, celebrated its 75th anniversary year of...


Nov 15, 2019, 13:55 ET Rare Spectacled Bears Now In Unimaginable New Home

After spending years in a barren, concrete grotto enclosure at the Buenos Aires Zoo, three rare Spectacled Bears find new life and an unimaginably...


Nov 15, 2019, 13:19 ET Embrace Pet Insurance Selects New President

Embrace Pet Insurance, a part of NSM Insurance Group, has announced that Brian Macias has been selected as Embrace's new president. Macias assumed...


Nov 15, 2019, 13:15 ET IBM and VetBloom Advance Veterinary Industry Group's Formation of a Learning Credential Blockchain

IBM will collaborate with VetBloom, the digital learning ecosystem from Ethos Veterinary Health, to form a group focused on the application of...


Nov 15, 2019, 09:56 ET American Humane, Farmers, and Leading Food Organizations Go to Capitol Hill to Urge Americans to Set a Humane Table for the Holidays and Support Humane Farm Practices

Thanksgiving is the quintessential American holiday – one that celebrates American traditions, family togetherness and gratitude for the unparalleled ...


Nov 14, 2019, 18:20 ET SeaWorld Announces its 36,000th Animal Rescue; a Testament to an Enduring Commitment to Protect Wildlife

For 55 years, SeaWorld has been a leader in the rescue and rehabilitation of marine and terrestrial animals, and today, confirms that 36,000 animals...


Nov 14, 2019, 17:45 ET Companion Protect Announces Partnership With Brittany Matthews

Companion Protect, a leading pet health insurance company, has announced an exclusive partnership with American fitness trainer, businesswoman and...


Nov 14, 2019, 12:29 ET The SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund Commits $900,000 To Protect Critically Endangered North Atlantic Right Whales

The SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund announced that it has committed $900,000 over the next three years in the fight to save the critically ...


Nov 14, 2019, 07:00 ET MYOS RENS Technology CEO Joseph Mannello Issues Letter to Shareholders Summarizing Milestone Achievements and Ongoing Growth Strategy

MYOS RENS Technology Inc. ("MYOS" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: MYOS), an advanced nutrition company and the owner of Fortetropin®, a proprietary...


Nov 14, 2019, 01:09 ET African Parks: 17 Spitzmaulnashörner aus Südafrika zur Verstärkung der lokalen Population in Malawi eingetroffen

WWF South Africa, African Parks, Malawis Department of National Parks and Wildlife (DNPW) und Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife haben in einer der bisher dato...


Nov 13, 2019, 18:43 ET African Parks : 17 rhinocéros noirs d'Afrique du Sud arrivent au Malawi pour dynamiser la population locale

La WWF Afrique du Sud, African Parks, le Département des Parcs Nationaux et de la Faune du Malawi (en anglais DNPW) et Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife ont...