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B.C. ends the trophy hunting of grizzly bears.

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After a long campaign by dozens of animal advocacy and environmental organizations across Canada, the B.C. government has finally ended the hunting of grizzly bears in the province without loopholes …

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It’s Giving Tuesday. Support Your Party For The Animals.

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Today is Giving Tuesday.  A day created to give back to all of the organizations and non-profits that do work in our communities, to improve our society. Animal Protection Party …

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Victoria Horse Carriages Under Increased Scrutiny

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Victoria Horse Alliance, a community advocacy project of the Animal Protection Party of Canada, recently was provided with information regarding from a former carriage driver alleging inhumane treatment of the …

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Bill to Ban Cetacean Captivity in Canada Jumps Through Another Hoop

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Bill S-203 made its way through the Senate Committee on Fisheries and Oceans this past week, in what is a cautious step forward for the bill in its journey towards …

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Grizzly Bear Managment Failing, Trophy Hunting Off the Hook in Auditor General’s Report

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Today, the Office of the Auditor General of B.C. released its long gestating report on Bear Management in B.C.  While grizzly bear advocates across B.C. were hoping for a strong …

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Pet-Friendly Housing Gains Momentum in B.C.

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For the past eight months Pets OK BC has been campaigning for affordable pet-friendly housing in B.C.  With over 10,000 paper signatures now collected from across B.C. they are ready …

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B.C. Grizzly Bear Hunt Policy Open for Public Comment

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In August, the B.C. government announced that in November 2017 it will end the trophy hunting of grizzly bears in B.C. and all hunting of grizzly bears in the Great …

Huge step for animals as Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act passes through Senate Committee

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A very big thanks to everyone who wrote the Senate Committee Social Affairs, Science and Technology Committee to make sure that Bill S-214 was placed on the agenda. Your e-mails …