La Jornada – Controversy in Tepic over new animal welfare regulations

Tebeck, nope. Controversy, annoyance and contention, as it would harm the economic interests of corporations such as palenques, charrería, jaripeos and bullfights, has led to the publication of this capital’s new animal welfare regulation in the Official Gazette of the current Tepic City Hall, which is headed by Morenista Maria Geraldine Ponce Mendes. The regulations, … Read more

An investigation reveals the horrific conditions for transporting live animals | Europe | Dr..

“You’d better have a drink of brandy before watching (the video),” Gabriel Bowen said. He works for Animal Conservation International and has made footage of his investigation available to DW. You can see cows covered in excrement, fainted in the back of trucks, sheep beaten and subjected to electric shocks during transport, and animals slaughtered … Read more

Spain joins countries that declare animals to be sensitive creatures | Science and Ecology | Dr..

“Seven years ago, from the Observatory for Animal Justice and Defense, we raised the need to start the #AnimalesNOsonCosas campaign so that animals are not legally considered objects in Spain; historic political consensus and social support for nearly half a million citizens were reached on Change.org , Nuria Menendez de Lano Rodriguez, a lawyer and … Read more