Leading animal protection advocates call for improved federal transport regulations

Lia Laskaris Animal Agriculture 1 Comment

MONTREAL (February 6, 2019) – A coalition of animal protection organizations, experts and Members of Parliament have issued an open letter to Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, urging the government to …

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ACTION ALERT: September 27 comment deadline on wildlife poisoning

Lia Laskaris Advocacy 1 Comment

Most Canadians cannot believe that the federal government still allows wild animals to be poisoned.  Alberta and Saskatchewan still use Strychnine, a highly toxic poison to kill ground squirrels.  But …

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New E-Petition Asks that Air Shipments of Horses be Halted due to Ongoing Violations

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Originally published June 13, 2018 by canadianhorsedefencecoalition The Canadian Horse Defence Coalitions’s Eastern Region Director, Shelley Grainger, has started another E-petition e-1699.  The petition asks for Citizens of Canada to call upon …

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The Death of Bill C-246: Why We Need Electoral Reform

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We must not let this happen again. As the loss of one of the most important pieces of legislation in years to go through the house of commons weighs upon …

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Can We Save Bill C-246?

Jordan Reichert Uncategorized 3 Comments

Animal use industries want Bill C-246 dead. But can we save it from ourselves? It is not often that the systemic violence done to animals by our society is brought …