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China Just Removed Pangolins From Its Traditional Medicine List

China Just Removed Pangolins From Its Traditional Medicine List

Updated 7.7.20 - In order to protect pangolins, China recently updated the official list of ingredients approved for use in Traditional Chinese Medicine to exclude their scales. The newly published 2020 Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM)...
Snuggle With Lifelike Giant Polar Bears to Help Save Wildlife

Snuggle With Lifelike Giant Polar Bears to Help Save Wildlife

You can now buy life-sized models of polar bears that look just like the real thing. Proceeds from the project, called ANIMALS AS ART, go towards wildlife protection. Junya Okabe, producer of BLAST Inc. --...
Animals Granted Same Rights as People, Indian Court Rules

Animals Granted Same Rights as People, Indian Court Rules

More animals in India have been granted legal personhood. The Punjab and Haryana High Court has given animals in Haryana the status of a "legal person or entity," per The Indian Express. Animals living in...
UK Has Its First Law Offices for Animal Protection

UK Has Its First Law Offices for Animal Protection

The UK will soon have its first animal protection law firm. Called Advocates for Animals, the firm was inspired by the public's "ever-growing interest" in animal protection and the way we "use and consume" animals,...

Animal Welfare Information Concealed by U.S. Department

Back in February the USDA, United States Department of Agriculture, deleted it's public database of inspection records from zoos, circuses, and animal experimentation and research labs. What followed was public outcry, scrutiny by Congress and a...