Well friend, the world’s first book on clean meat (growing real meat without animals) came out today! You can (and should…) order now.If you want a taste (ha) of why so many people are talking about clean meat these days, I published an op-ed in Canada’s Globe and Mail this past week on the topic, and other coverage of the book has been good so far, too. And … [Read more...] about Animal News You Can Use: Clean Meat?!
There were once 50 million bison roaming in the United States, nearly all of whom we exterminated. Today, the National Park Service wants to slaughter hundreds of survivors living near the Grand Canyon, leading George W. Bush’s speechwriter to author an op-ed slamming the depravity. And if you needed more evidence that wildlife-watching is more valuable than … [Read more...] about Animal News You Can Use: wildlife-watching > wildlife-slaughtering
In the wake of such senseless violence in Las Vegas this week, HSUS’s CEO Wayne Pacelle took to CNN to argue why Congress should bury the gun & hunting lobby’s latest reckless proposed handout. (Also, is it time to stop denigrating wolves with the “lone wolf” moniker? Actual lone wolves have their say, in one satirical yet poignant post.)Want to give wildlife a fighting … [Read more...] about Animal News You Can Use: give wildlife a fighting chance!
You already know that last week a federal appeals court upheld California’s right to ban the sale of foie gras from force-fed birds. Well, this week a different federal appeals court issued an important ruling affirming Chicago’s right to bar pet stores from selling puppy mill dogs. (And California’s now poised to enact a truly historic law on the topic, too.) Wayne Pacelle … [Read more...] about Animal News You Can Use: Lots of progress!
As hurricanes bash us, HSUS is on the ground helping rescue animals in need, including of course dogs and cats, and also teaming up with the National Guard to airdrop hay to stranded and starving cows.With monster hurricanes, record heatwaves, and parts of the nation literally on fire, many are wondering what they can do to help the climate. Of course, one of the easiest things … [Read more...] about Animal News You Can Use: Animals weather the storm