The Zor Shriners are staging their annual circus on Feb. 14, 15, and 16. Their slick full-color mailed-out adverts encourage people to “come ride the exotic animals.” They usually run lots of television commercials as well. This year, TV viewers will see...
The effort to ban the exhibition of all exotic animals in circuses is gaining steam across the US. For instance: here are a few quotes from the New York City Bar Association Animal Law Committee in their support for these bans: “The tricks that animals are forced to...
UW-Madison’s Self-Reported Animal Welfare Violations A set of links to six years of correspondence between the University of Wisconsin, Madison and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Laboratory Animal Welfare (OLAW) concerning violations of the...
“University of Wisconsin-Madison received an additional $3 million grant to construct a 4,300 sq. ft., nine room infectious disease suite as an addition to the already existing Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research (1111 Highland Ave) primate vivarium and to equip...
killed for food since you opened this page.
pigeons and other birds
donkeys and mules
camels and other camelids
These numbers do not include the billions of marine animals killed each year.
They do not include the millions of animals killed in laboratories,
fur farms, animal shelters, zoos, marine parks, or circuses. Nor do
they include the animals killed by human negligence, blood sports,
abuse, or extermination attempts.