12 Mar '12, 6pm

Support a Bill to Help Chained Dogs in Massachusetts | Care2 Causes

May I also add that number ONE, before getting ANY animal, take into cnsideration your living situation and what animal is best for you first. I.E. Small home and no fenced in yard? Don't be getting a dog that requires a lot of exercise and high intensity training just because "you think that dog is COOL". Getting a shelter dog? Great, but try to find out as much as you can about the breed/s, health factors of those breed/s and how big it may get or temperaments of the possible mixes "in there" before making your choice if you and your family live in an area where confinement is an issue or sadly BREED/S may be an issue sch as pits or rotties if the dog has a mix of these in them. Educate, educate, educate and prepare yourself before getting any pet as it is a commitment and often this is why the dog is "retired or banished to the yard" neglected and ignored because the no...

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care2.com 13 Mar '12, 12am

Last week the Animal Rescue League of Boston and the Massachusetts SPCA – Angell (MSPCA) worked together in a large-scale ...

Battling Discrimination Against Black Dogs | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 12 Mar '12, 11pm

Would it surprise you to hear that black dogs are more likely to be perceived as troublesome, dangerous or unfriendly? Do ...

Homemade Raw Food for Dogs

Homemade Raw Food for Dogs

care2.com 13 Mar '12, 4pm

By Celeste Yarnall, Ph.D., CelestialPets.com As a holistic practitioner and the author of Natural Dog Care , as well as Ho...

"I'm Getting Arrested" App Aims to Help Undocumented Immigrants | Care2 Causes

"I'm Getting Arrested" App Aims to Help Undocum...

care2.com 11 Mar '12, 12am

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Another Anti-Vasectomy Bill Surfaces | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 09 Mar '12, 3am

Oklahoma State Senator Constance Johnson (D-Forrest Park) was the force behind the “every sperm is sacred ” amendment to t...

Utah Passes 'Don't Say Gay or Contraception' Se...

care2.com 09 Mar '12, 11pm

Utah lawmakers this week passed legislation that mandates that if sex education is taught at all, it must be abstinence-on...

Private Landowners May Be Forced to Kill Prairi...

care2.com 06 Mar '12, 7am

There is no viable reason for killing them. Humans and prairie dogs have co-existed in the plains states for a couple of h...

Kentucky Advances Religious Freedom Act | Care2 Causes

Kentucky Advances Religious Freedom Act | Care2...

care2.com 11 Mar '12, 7pm

Add Kentucky to the growing list of states confused about how the First Amendment works. On a 6-0 vote, the state’s Senate...

Utah Triples Waiting Period For Abortion | Care2 Causes

Utah Triples Waiting Period For Abortion | Care...

care2.com 10 Mar '12, 1pm

It didn’t take the Utah Senate long–only 53 seconds of debate according to the Salt Lake Tribune- -before becoming the sec...

The Sweet Lobby: An Uphill Battle Against Big Sugar | Care2 Causes

The Sweet Lobby: An Uphill Battle Against Big S...

care2.com 11 Mar '12, 2pm

Written by Tyler Kingkade , Campus Progress Sen. Dick Lugar was making a speech at a Gummy Bear factory in Merrillville, I...

Sarajevo Residents Feed Stray Dogs (Video) | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 06 Mar '12, 11pm

The extreme cold weather that hit Europe last month made life on the streets even more difficult for the estimated 3,000 s...

Dog Teaches Baby to Chew (VIDEO) | Care2 Causes

Dog Teaches Baby to Chew (VIDEO) | Care2 Causes

care2.com 10 Mar '12, 6am

Here’s a tip for parents coping (or not) with teething time: recruit your dog to help out. An American family has a YouTub...

Utah Passes ‘Don’t Say Gay or Contraception’ Se...

care2.com 10 Mar '12, 11pm

Utah lawmakers this week passed legislation that mandates that if sex education is taught at all, it must be abstinence-on...

A Year After Japan's Earthquake, UN Pays Tribute (Video) | Care2 Causes

A Year After Japan's Earthquake, UN Pays Tribut...

care2.com 11 Mar '12, 8am

On March 11, 2011, an earthquake struck Japan , followed by a tsunami, destroying cities and villages along the coast of t...

Hold the Meat, Eat Some More Plants | Care2 Causes

Hold the Meat, Eat Some More Plants | Care2 Causes

care2.com 10 Mar '12, 7pm

When I decided to become a vegetarian some 30 years ago, many people worried about how I was going to get enough protein. ...