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Additionally, Priscilla Feral of the Darien, CT Friends of Animals organization told the Post that “killing some coyotes will trigger larger litters of pups and colonization behavior among the survivors.” In other words, if you kill a coyote, their children will seek revenge. Besides, coyotes seem pretty chill as long ...
Groups ranging from the Connecticut League of Conservation Voters to the Friends of Animals testified against the measure Friday. Lori Brown, executive director of the conservation voters league, said the bear hunting experience in New Jersey was “reckless and indiscriminate,” and that Florida's hunt ...

As sure as hogs wallow in slop, one month after the Bureau of Land Management announced a plan to properly control the population of feral horses on a nearly 4 million-acre tract of land 50 miles southeast of Elko, a New York nonprofit group calling itself Friends of Animals filed a federal lawsuit.
But environmentalists said there are other non-lethal ways to cut down on the increasing interactions between bears and humans or livestock. Friends of Animals said in a statement that they are “relieved that common sense and truth prevailed among legislators on the Environment Committee who shot the ...
A nonprofit group has resumed its wild horse fertility control program in cooperation with the Bureau of Land Management nearly two years after it was shut down by a lawsuit filed against the Environmental Protection Agency by the animal rights advocacy group Friends of Animals, which cited concerns ...
Another statement from Friends of Animals correspondent Nicole Rivard said: “Bear-proof garbage cans and education, not guns, are what's needed to prevent human/black bear conflict in Litchfield County, where a whopping 182,571 people live and a paltry 235 black bears reside. DEEP already has a ...

My name is Guppie and I am a 2- to 4-year-old long-haired, handsome tuxedo. I arrived at Friends of Animals as a stray and I am a little timid, but once you start petting me and showing me love, I warm up. I still don't quite know what to think of all my new roommates, but I'm slowly coming out of my shell, ...
My name is Harley and I am a 7- or 8-year-old Lab/collie mix who arrived to Friends of Animals after my owner passed away unexpectedly. When I first arrived, I was in pretty bad shape and extremely overweight, with painful matts covering my body. I was immediately put on a diet and sent to the groomers ...
Alvin can be a bit shy at first, but bring out a laser light and he is all boy. Due to his shyness, he's not much of a lap cat, but he is a kitten at only 8 months old and would rather play, anyway. Don't let his shyness make you miss out on a good kitty. Alvin is neutered, microchipped, dewormed, started on his ...
In this photo taken Jan. 13, 2010, two young wild horses play while grazing near Reno, Nev. Animal rights activists are suing to block what they say is an unprecedented federal plan to capture thousands of wild horses over 10 years in Nevada without the legally required environmental reviews intended to ...
A judge in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. this week sided with the Buffalo Field Campaign, Western Watersheds Project and Friends of Animals in a 2016 lawsuit over the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's dismissal of a petition to list Yellowstone bison as threatened or endangered. U.S. District Judge ...
BOONE is a 1-year-old black-and-tan coonhound mix available for adoption through Friends of Animals of Carlton County (FOA). Boone was surrendered to FOA because his family no longer had time to spend with him, and he doesn't like to be alone. He loves children of all ages and gets along well with ...
Friends of Animals President Priscilla Feral told the AP that castration puts male horses at risk of hemorrhaging and infection, and those that survive the process "will be robbed of their natural behaviors, putting them at a disadvantage on the range in terms of survival." "This is the definition of animal cruelty," ...
Sheyenne Valley Friends of Animals Lost and Found Coordinator James Herman said while the foster homes that SVFA does have are great, the organization needs more to depend on when they get a stray or surrendered animal. Herman said the need for foster homes for dogs and cats is constant.
Several lawsuits, one filed by Friends of Animals and the Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force and another by the Natural Resources Defense Council and the Center for Biological Diversity, have challenged the Fish and Wildlife Service's initial decision to lift the bans (Greenwire, Nov. 28, 2017). Federal ...
RENO — Animal rights activists are suing to block what they say is an unprecedented federal plan to capture thousands of wild horses over 10 years in Nevada without the legally required environmental reviews intended to protect the mustangs and U.S. rangeland. Friends of Animals accuse the U.S. ...
Crumb says they did find five living cats who were taken to the Carbon County Friends of Animals shelter in Jim Thorpe. They will be available for adoption once they recover. Worker Dana Dunbar says the cats were in terrible conditions when they came in. “They were horrible, horrific smell,” said Dunbar.

The plaintiffs are disappointed by the ruling, which sets a troubling precedent not only for barred owls and spotted owls but for other interspecies conflicts as well, said Michael Harris, legal director for Friends of Animals. “We don't really have a structure to deal with this, and it's something we need to figure ...
“I believe that any attempt to transfer more control over to local government hostile toward protection of certain threatened and endangered animals is a bad thing, and can only place more species in peril,” attorney Michael Harris with the group Friends of Animals said in an email. The Utah prairie dog was ...
Friends of Animals brought a separate suit last June in Oregon, blaming Fish and Wildlife for allowing timber companies and the state Department of Forestry to kill or harass spotted owls. National Public Radio in 2014 highlighted the controversial decision to allow killing of barred owls in the Pacific ...
... ringing bells for the Salvation Army, a food drive for the Salvation Army, pet food drive for Fayette Friends of Animals and a coat drive for City Mission-Living Stones. Linderman also makes a donation from her commission to the charity of her client's choice. Scott Cavinee is broker of record for SWC Realty, ...
The ruling came in a lawsuit filed by advocacy groups Friends of Animals and Predator Defense challenging the agency's plan to kill barred owls to assess their effect on the threatened northern spotted owl. The barred owl may be displacing the spotted owl in the Northwest. Emails to the advocacy groups ...
But Friends of Animals claimed the Fish & Wildlife Service unfairly made barred owls a scapegoat for conditions that are largely caused by humans – just as it did by authorizing the killing of thousands of cormorants to prevent them from eating young salmon, and allowing the killing of ravens across the ...
A federal appeals court in San Francisco has upheld a plan by wildlife officials to kill one type of owl to study its effect on another type of owl. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Wednesday that the experiment by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service didn't violate a federal law aimed at protecting ...
Danette Grady, Executive Director of Peninsula Friends Of Animals, accepts a gift of $500 toward her organization's Holiday Grant Match campaign from Bill Koenig, owner of Koenig Subaru Dealership in Port Angeles. Peninsula Friends of Animals is a cage-less, no-kill, nonprofit animal welfare group ...
"I believe that any attempt to transfer more control over to local government hostile toward protection of certain threatened and endangered animals is a bad thing, and can only place more species in peril," attorney Michael Harris with the group Friends of Animals said in an email. The Utah prairie dog was ...
FILE - This Aug. 6, 2015, file photo, shows prairie dogs in southern Utah. The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to hear an appeal from Utah property owners challenging endangered-species protections for prairie dogs, but the plaintiffs say the case has nevertheless made a mark as the Trump ...
A small red dog named Wendy tucked her skinny tail between her legs as she was led into the lobby of the Animal Friends shelter in Ohio Township. Initially frightened by the greetings and applause of more than 80 volunteers and dozens of staff, Wendy quickly warmed to the attention and wagged her tail.
... finding that Zimbabwe has no effective program to conserve the African elephant population in that country, that FWS would covertly issue this year 16 permits authorizing the killing of elephants in that country by American hunters,” said Michael Harris, director of Friends of Animals' wildlife law program.
Friends of Animals and Predator Defense (Friends) filed suit, alleging that the scientific experimental take permit violated the MBTA. Friends asserted that, under the MBTA, a permit for take for a scientific purpose was allowed only where the action was intended to advance the conservation of the species ...
Carol Majernik, board secretary for Fayette Friends of Animals, the no-kill animal shelter in Menallen Township, offers some advice. First, she ... She noted individuals, clubs and organizations often donate blankets and towels for the Fayette Friends of Animals to use for the dogs they shelter. The friends ...
Not only does she try to visit the local zoo of wherever she may travel, but also she's a supporter of the Farm Animal Reform Movement and Friends of Animals group, as well as a Los Angeles Zoo board member, who has donated "tens of thousands of dollars" over the past 40 years. In 2010, White founded ...
The agency has said the plan will preserve the prairie-dog numbers while helping southern Utah residents. A group of Cedar City residents said in a lawsuit the regulations went too far and allowed the creatures to burrow into their subdivisions and playgrounds. But the group Friends of Animals says the ...
But Friends of Animals claimed the Fish & Wildlife Service unfairly made barred owls a scapegoat for conditions that are largely caused by humans—just as it did by authorizing the killing of thousands of cormorants to prevent them from eating young salmon, and allowing the killing of ravens across the ...
Boone is a black and tan coonhound mix born Nov. 7, 2016. He was surrendered to Friends of Animals because his family no longer had time to spend with him and he doesn't like to be alone. He loves children of all ages and he gets along well with other dogs. Boone is neutered, updated on all ...
Homer is more than 10 years old and has so much love and affection to go around. He enjoys being in the company of other animals and all people. He loves attention and will gladly climb into your lap to get and give lots of snuggles. Homer is already neutered, microchipped, dewormed, started in shots ...
Represented by the firm Einbinder Dunn & Goniea, the carriage operator estimated that its drivers were confronted by the individual protesters at pick-up and drop-off points up to 40 times over a five-month period. Two advocacy groups, Friends of Animals and New Yorkers for Clean, Livable & Safe Streets, ...
Sometimes the cats and dogs are adopted directly out of the shelter, other times they find their way to PAWS, High Sierra Animal Rescue or Quincy Friends of Animals. All of these organizations are dedicated to the care, protection and proper placement of pets. In next week's edition of the newspaper, ...
Good morning Solano County! Yes, it's me, Ruby from Solano County Friends of Animals. And yes, it's that time again. It is the season of giving and I am going to ask that you give to us. We have had a great year. We have rescued, adopted, and helped hundreds of animals. I will tell you again. We are a ...
On Nov. 22, 2017 volunteers from Bark Nation set out to deliver 1,100 KONG toys stuffed with Thanksgiving dinner. The program is part of the ...
Founded in 1984 by the Lake Ozark Rotary, Candyland has served more than 10,000 local kids by providing gifts to children who may not have ...
The sale of fur skins, skulls and teeth can also bring tens of thousands of kunas,” says Luka Oman from the Friends of Animals NGO.
“Fayette needs another shelter,” she said, noting that the county only hosts Fayette Friends of Animals and several small shelters.
"For friends of animals with very warm greetings," Kaczyński wrote in the dedication. Earlier, party spokeswoman Beata Mazurek posted a ...
Captain Hook is a sweet 6-month-old orange tabby who arrived at FOA with a fish hook stuck in the side of his mouth. It's been removed and ...
Priscilla Feral, Darien, Conn., is the President of Friends of Animals, an international wildlife advocacy group that has worked to protect the ...
Animal rights group Friends of Animals, which opposes elephants being kept in zoos, unsuccessfully sued to stop the importation of the ...
Hi, my name is Lisbon and I am a terrier mix. I am about 1 year old and my friends at Monroe County Friends of Animals think I am calm for my ...
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Pet owners can get in the spirit of the holidays by bringing their furry friends to North Little Rock this weekend for a ...
Drew is a 15-week-old female terrier who was rescued from Texas with her three siblings. She loves toys and other dogs, especially bigger ...


 

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