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Animal Protection Laws Around the World

In 1978, animal protection made history thanks to the proclamation of the first Universal Declaration of Animal Rights. The International League of Animal Rights drafted this important document and read it to a UNESCO committee to advocate for better animal protection…

Can Technology Help You Understand Your Dog’s Mood?

In a world where technology is evolving faster than ever – and where it seems that life’s hardly worth living unless it’s through a smartphone – we’re not surprised to hear that tech companies have already begun working on apps…

Adopting an Older Dog – Pros and Cons

Adopting an older dog from a shelter is an act of kindness that usually encourages responsible ownership. It doesn’t only dignify the life of an abandoned animal, but it’s also a way to take action against the reprehensible behaviors of…

Wildlife Protection – What’s the Law?

There are several federal wildlife protection laws and many of them have a very specific purpose. Protecting the bald eagle, for example. However, the most important one is for preserving wildlife: the U.S. Endangered Species Act (ESA). The ESA embodies…

Guard Dogs – Laws and Regulations

Historically, we humans have had canines to help us safeguard our family and property. In fact, it’s very likely that the very first ones we kept around were used exactly for this purpose. So, the next natural step in this…

The Influence of Pets on Human Life

Since time immemorial, the presence of pets and companion animals in human life has been registered by numerous sources. The influence of pets on the life of human beings has filled the pages of books, articles and many other means…

Pet Safety: The Microchip in Dogs and Cats

The microchip has been proven to be effective with dogs and cats. This little device basically helps you keep track of your pet. It can help you if it runs away, is stolen, or anything similar. It’s an effective, worthwhile…

Ear Cropping Is Cruel and Unnecessary

In this time and age in which human and animal rights are at their peak, there are still many people who think ear cropping and tail-docking are a good idea. Seriously, they actually claim that this practice is good for…

The Company that Adopted Cats to Relieve Stress

Interacting with animals in the workplace is a practice that’s becoming quite common in several countries. It’s a proven fact that contact with pets reduces employee stress and increases their productivity. So, with this in mind, a Japanese company adopted…

Cases of Dog Poisoning Are on the Rise

Dog poisoning has become frighteningly common in recent years, with many countries recording a marked increase in reported cases. Poisoning is an extremely serious matter, and has caused the deaths of many beloved family pets. Dog poisoning: how is it…

Dog Cloning – Is It a Legal Business?

Today we’d like to discuss whether the dog cloning business is legal and ethical. To do so we must study the context in which this practice takes place. There are many scientists and companies for whom there’ll always be legal…