06 Jul '11, 2am

Rancher Threatens To Shoot Cattle | Care2 Causes

No, you can't fix stupid. And it's stupid to imagine that making it impossible for a rancher to sell his cattle will somehow "save" those cattle. NOBODY keeps herds of large livestock as pets. NOBODY can afford the tremendous expense of feedings and housing them, and providing them with veterinarian care without the hope of making enough money from their sale to offset the cost of keeping them. ALL efforts to prevent people from eating meat will end just this way: with animals simply being destroyed because nobody can adsorb the financial drain of just letting them become useless, non-productive money pits. Livestock serve a purpose, and that purpose is food. If they are not allowed to fulfill that purpose, there is no longer any reason for them to exist. If you welcome the day when no more cattle exist anywhere in the planet -- or sheep, goats, pigs, and poultry -- keep t...

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Mental health fears mount over Australia cattle ban - AsiaOne

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asiaone.com 06 Jul '11, 4am

SYDNEY - Fears mounted Tuesday over the mental health of farmers hit hard by Australia's ban on live cattle exports to Ind...

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straitstimes.com 06 Jul '11, 9am

Australia on Wednesday announced it would lift a ban on live cattle exports to Indonesia and resume trade with additional ...

Mental health fears rise over Australian cattle ban - Channel NewsAsia

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channelnewsasia.com 05 Jul '11, 11am

SYDNEY : Fears mounted on Tuesday over the mental health of farmers hit hard by Australia's ban on live cattle exports to ...

Australia lifts Indonesia live cattle ban [Stra...

straitstimes.com 06 Jul '11, 10pm

Australia on Wednesday announced it would lift a ban on live cattle exports to Indonesia and resume trade with additional ...

Vietnam Era Weapon Being Used to Clear the Amazon | Care2 Causes

Vietnam Era Weapon Being Used to Clear the Amaz...

care2.com 06 Jul '11, 3am

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Gaddafi Threatens To Attack Europe If NATO Airstrikes Continue | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 02 Jul '11, 12pm

Just four days after the International Criminal Court (ICC) in the Hague issued arrest warrants for Libyan leader Colonel ...

The Importance of Being Vegan

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care2.com 08 Jul '11, 6am

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Red Wine is "Exercise in a Bottle"? | Care2 Causes

Red Wine is "Exercise in a Bottle"? | Care2 Causes

care2.com 05 Jul '11, 5pm

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ExxonMobil Pipeline Spills Oil Into Yellowstone River | Care2 Causes

ExxonMobil Pipeline Spills Oil Into Yellowstone...

care2.com 03 Jul '11, 9am

Over 100 residents of Laurel, Montana, were evacuated from their homes early Saturday morning due to oil pipeline that spi...