Category: Animal Rights News

Little of charity’s money going to help animals

By David Fitzpatrick and Drew Griffin, CNN Special Investigations Unit updated 9:15 AM EDT, Fri June 15, 2012 (CNN) — A charity that raised close to $27 million to help animals worldwide spent nearly all of that money on fund-raising…

Dane County, WI to Consider Ban on Elephants

CFA Alert: The Dane County Board of Supervisors (Madison, Wisconsin) will be voting on the proposed ban on elephants in circuses at their June 7 meeting.  Please take a moment to express your opposition to this ban by sending a…

Will HSUS be Bullhooked for Millions in Legal Fees?

From HumaneWatch The ongoing legal drama between a set of animal rights groups and Feld Entertainment, which owns the Ringling Bros. circus, has taken a saucy new turn. And it looks like the animal rights activists and their lawyers could…

Is Rick Santorum a Closet Animal Rights Activist?

Forbes Frank Miniter, Contributor The question posed by this headline is buzzing in blogs in the agricultural industry and sportsmen’s rights groups. The anxiety stems from Rick Santorum’s backing (and, when in the U.S. Senate, sponsoring) bills animal-rights groups are…