20 Aug '11, 5am

Save Beagles from Research Breeding Farm | Care2 Causes

Save Beagles from Research Breeding Farm | Care2 Causes

They look as though they’re looking up at someone who’s ready to take them home and welcome them into the family. They’re not. They won’t ever know about things like soft beds, toys, fresh air, sunshine, grass and love. They’ll know about desolate cages. They’ll know about fear, pain, poisoning, restraints, mutilation and sickness. They’ve been bred solely for experimentation. More beagles will be bred to suffer if Bantan & Kingdom Ltd (B&K) successfully appeals to the UK’s Planning Inspectorate with plans to rebuild the equivalent of a factory farm for beagles intended for research in Yorkshire. In June, B&K’s proposal was rejected by the Planning Committee of East Riding Council due to pressure from the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV), other animal welfare groups, local residents and the general public. Objections were raised over the cruelty inhere...

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monocle.com 19 Aug '11, 11am

Monocle's favourite cities combine small-scale neighbourhoods with green spaces, but not all cities were built with the ri...

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zoeraymond.com 24 Aug '11, 1pm

HELLO! Thank you for visiting! I have done up a tab "Post worth reading", in there you can find frequently asked questions...

International Push To Save Rhinos From Extinction | Care2 Causes

International Push To Save Rhinos From Extincti...

care2.com 20 Aug '11, 11pm

Britain has secured international agreement to clamp down on the illegal trade of rhino horn , which has become so sought ...

Caribbean Airlines Stops Shipping Primates for Research | Care2 Causes

Caribbean Airlines Stops Shipping Primates for ...

care2.com 19 Aug '11, 4am

As part of its Cargo Cruelty campaign, the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) has been working to raise...

Are We Still a Nation of Science? | Care2 Causes

Are We Still a Nation of Science? | Care2 Causes

care2.com 20 Aug '11, 10am

Written by Jonathan D. Moreno , a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress A few days ago The New York Times repo...

Research links Monsanto's Roundup to root fungus | Care2 Causes

Research links Monsanto's Roundup to root fungu...

care2.com 16 Aug '11, 4am

A guitar and cello play soothing music in the background. The camera pans over farm fields while a voice talks about the l...

Bill Interrupted | Care2 Causes

Bill Interrupted | Care2 Causes

care2.com 19 Aug '11, 6pm

AB 376 would make it illegal to possess shark fins in California. The fin trade is rampant; an unsustainable 73 to 100 mil...

Breeding Experts Puzzled by Death of Rare Frogs | Care2 Causes

Breeding Experts Puzzled by Death of Rare Frogs...

care2.com 23 Aug '11, 2am

More than 100 endangered mountain yellow-legged frogs have died in a captive breeding program in Fresno, California, the L...

Mining Threatens Important Wetland | Care2 Causes

Mining Threatens Important Wetland | Care2 Causes

care2.com 20 Aug '11, 5am

Last month, South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources issued a local mining company called Bongani Minerals with a li...

In a Tizzy About Tithing | Care2 Causes

In a Tizzy About Tithing | Care2 Causes

care2.com 21 Aug '11, 12am

Written by bloggers for the Utne Reader . Toby Ord, an Australian philosophy researcher at the University of Oxford, is ca...

Are There Too Many Farmers' Markets? | Care2 Causes: Could there be too many... #bike #ad #VIP

Are There Too Many Farmers' Markets? | Care2 Ca...

care2.com 20 Aug '11, 11pm

Could there be too many farmers’ markets now? The past decades have certainly seen significant growth. In 2005, there were...

Pot Patch for Pups | Care2 Causes

Pot Patch for Pups | Care2 Causes

care2.com 19 Aug '11, 7am

In February 2011, a company called Medical Marijuana Delivery Systems, LLC (MMDS) acquired the rights to a patent for a tr...

Big Ag Circles the Wagons Against Activists | Care2 Causes

Big Ag Circles the Wagons Against Activists | C...

care2.com 20 Aug '11, 2am

When voices for a sustainable food system are loud enough to be seen as threats, they can pat themselves on the back, at l...

Melting Ice Drives Thousands of Walruses To Shore | Care2 Causes

Melting Ice Drives Thousands of Walruses To Sho...

care2.com 19 Aug '11, 11pm

A dramatic scenario of how global warming is wreaking havoc on animals is being played out in the northwest coast of Alask...

Monsanto Corn at Farm Markets? | Care2 Causes

Monsanto Corn at Farm Markets? | Care2 Causes

care2.com 08 Aug '11, 4pm

Sweet corn is ripe at the farmers’ market. I can’t get enough of it. Only one vendor had it this week, from a farm in the ...