Animal Welfare The latest news regarding all aspects of animal welfare, protection, rescue, and preservation. Includes statistics, research, and proposed law changes in agriculture and animal husbandry. This category contains releases from animal welfare societies, animal right activist groups, and companies involved in the areas of animal health, safety, and breeding. Get updates on the status of threatened, endangered, and protected species, as well as announcements of educational campaigns and fundraising events.

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17 Apr, 2019, 12:30 BST Avon joins Humane Society International's #BeCrueltyFree campaign calling for a worldwide ban on animal testing for cosmetics

Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE: AVP) today announces its support for a worldwide ban on animal testing for cosmetics by backing Humane Society...


03 Apr, 2019, 11:00 BST First-Of-Its-Kind Coalition Launches To Drive Pet Care Innovation

Mars Petcare, the global leader in pet health and nutrition, announced the launch of Kinship, a first-of-its-kind coalition dedicated to creating the ...


27 Mar, 2019, 09:12 GMT BioFishency Raises $2.4 Million for its Water Treatment Systems for Aquaculture

BioFishency Ltd. ("BioFishency" or "the Company"), a portfolio company of The Trendlines Group Ltd. ("Trendlines") (SGX: 42T) (OTCQX: TRNLY),...


18 Mar, 2019, 12:00 GMT Bacardi Receives First Certification In Puerto Rico From Wildlife Habitat Council For Conservation And Education Efforts

Bats are more than just an icon on a label for Bacardi. The company, synonymous with the world's only flying mammal, stepped up its environmental...


14 Mar, 2019, 09:00 GMT The Lion's Share Fund Partners With Humane Society International to Tackle Animal Welfare Across the World

The Lion's Share Fund, a unique initiative raising much-needed funds to support wildlife conservation and animal welfare across the globe, has today...


06 Mar, 2019, 04:00 GMT Dominica Regulates Freediving with Sperm Whales as it Prioritises Ecotourism - CS Global Partners

Dominica is one of the best places in the world to get responsibly close to the sperm whale and the island nation is a world leader in ecotourism,...


05 Mar, 2019, 13:00 GMT Dell EMC Recognizes DriveScale as a Tier 1 Enterprise Infrastructure Global Partner

DriveScale, the leader in delivering Composable Infrastructure for data-intensive workloads and a 2018 Cool Vendor by Gartner for Cloud...


25 Feb, 2019, 05:00 GMT Seara Shines With Food Trends Showcased at Gulfood 2019 and Receives ESMA Halal Certificate for 100% Natural and Perfect Cuts Product Ranges

Seara Alimentos, a Brazilian food company, was present in Gulfood 2019, the world's biggest annual food fair, that happened between 17 to 21 of...


20 Feb, 2019, 00:01 GMT Analysis by Paws.com Shows Pet Food Misleads Owners by Not Fully Disclosing Ingredients

New analysis reveals 95% of dog food from big brands don't disclose ingredients, instead using generic terms like 'meat derivatives' Meat derivatives ...


14 Feb, 2019, 09:00 GMT AgDevCo Expands Portfolio in Uganda to Develop Local Pork Industry

AgDevCo and Centurion Agricultural Partners are pleased to announce a multimillion-dollar investment in the Nakifuma Farming Company, a new 390-sow...


06 Feb, 2019, 05:00 GMT Global campaign offers Pope Francis $1 million to try vegan for Lent to save the planet

A major global campaign, backed by many celebrities, environmentalists and scientists, is calling on Pope Francis to try vegan for Lent to 'help...


21 Jan, 2019, 08:00 GMT 5m Books Launches 'Picking a Pedigree?' by Emma Milne, an Invaluable Guide for Pet Owners

Vet and Television Personality Emma Milne has written an invaluable guide to choosing a healthy puppy or kitten. The issue of congenital problems in...


18 Jan, 2019, 07:00 GMT Saxophonist wanted to help get birds breeding

Since 2016, Meridian Energy have been the National Partner of the Department of Conservation's Kakapo Recovery Programme (KRP) in their efforts to...


03 Jan, 2019, 05:00 GMT New Research From The University of Liverpool and WALTHAM Reveals Overweight Dogs May Live Shorter Lives

Study of over 50,000 dogs across 12 breeds shows link between a dog's weight and expected lifespan Research reinforces need for pets to keep a...


14 Dec, 2018, 07:30 GMT Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Félicien, in Canada, Announces an Unusual Event, the Birth of a Second Polar Bear Cub in Less Than 15 Days

Zoo sauvage de Saint-Félicien, located in Canada, is happy and proud to confirm the birth, on Tuesday, December 11, of a second polar bear cub within ...


06 Dec, 2018, 11:20 GMT Operation Dragon: New Evidence of the Scale of Corruption in the Illegal Turtle and Tortoise Trade in Southeast Asia - A Report by the Wildlife Justice Commission

The Wildlife Justice Commission (WJC) has released today, on the run up to Anti-Corruption Day, the report Operation Dragon: Revealing new evidence...


06 Dec, 2018, 11:20 GMT Operation Dragon: New Evidence of the Scale of Corruption in the Illegal Turtle and Tortoise Trade in Southeast Asia - A Report by the Wildlife Justice Commission

The Wildlife Justice Commission (WJC) has released today, on the run up to Anti-Corruption Day, the report Operation Dragon: Revealing new evidence...


06 Dec, 2018, 06:00 GMT Zoo sauvage de Saint-Félicien, Located in Canada, Announces a Rare Event, the Birth of a Polar Bear Cub

Zoo sauvage de Saint-Félicien, located in Canada, is extremely proud to confirm the birth during the night of November 27 of a polar bear cub in...


19 Nov, 2018, 15:30 GMT African Parks Announces Malawi's Giraffe Population Grows With Majete Introduction

Thirteen giraffe have been released into Malawi's Majete Wildlife Reserve, African Parks and Giraffe Conservation Foundation announced on Monday,...


19 Nov, 2018, 13:40 GMT Red Tractor: The Farm Antibiotic Success Story Must be Allowed to Flourish Post-Brexit

"Britain must not go backward on antibiotic controls to appease US trade deals" - Jim Moseley, CEO of Red Tractor Red Tractor CEO, Jim Moseley today...


06 Nov, 2018, 14:00 GMT The RSPB Embraces Mobile Technology to Cut Warehouse Costs and Boost Business Efficiency

The UK charity has transformed its warehouse operations using SOTI MobiControl, deployed and supported by Spirit Data Capture, to optimise the use of ...