Category: Animal Rights News

Legislation would Protect N.Y. Carriage Horse Industry

The Horse New York’s horse drawn carriage industry would be protected from elimination under a new bill introduced into that state’s legislature last week. In May 2013, Allie Feldman, executive director of the nonprofit New Yorkers for Clean, Livable, and…

Ketchum to Consider Ban on Shows with Exotic Animals

The Ketchum Keystone The Ketchum City Council at a regular meeting on Monday, April 21, will consider adopting a law that would ban performances involving exotic animal, especially by shows such as traveling circuses, in the city. “Five Sage School students will…

13 Things you didn’t know about HSUS

humanewatch.org 1) HSUS scams Americans out of millions of dollars through manipulative and deceptive advertising. An analysis of HSUS’s TV fundraising appeals that ran between January 2009 and September 2011 determined that more than 85 percent of the animals shown were cats and…

The Famous Oscar Selfie Nets HSUS $1.5 million!

The rest of the story of the Oscar selfie. We’ve long known Ellen Degeneres was an animal rights activists, many of you may still watch the Oscars with her hosting, even it you didn’t you likely saw the famous selfie.…

The Lies of the Animal Rights Racket

New York Post NYCLASS isn’t a one-trick pony anymore: Founded to crusade against Central Park’s carriage-horse operators, the group that spent $220,000 to elect Mayor de Blasio has now turned its attention to banning elephant acts in the Big Apple.…