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Charity Reunites Animals With Owners After Beirut Explosion

Charity Reunites Animals With Owners After Beirut Explosion

Animal welfare charity Animals Lebanon is reuniting animals and their owners following the explosion in Beirut. The explosion, which took place at the Beirut port warehouse last Tuesday, left more than 200 people dead and...
Joaquin Phoenix Rescues Cows From Slaughter Just Hours After His Oscars Speech

Joaquin Phoenix Rescues Cows From Slaughter Just Hours After His Oscars Speech

Academy Award winner Joaquin Phoenix didn't just talk about the atrocities of factory farming during his Oscars speech. Just a few hours later, the "Joker" star rescued a cow and her calf from those...
Meghan Markle Urges Fans to Support Pet Adoption

Meghan Markle Urges Fans to Support Pet Adoption

Meghan Markle has spoken out about the "life-changing joy" that comes from shelter pet adoption and has urged people to support animal welfare charity, Mayhew. The Duchess of Sussex has been an animal lover for...
How This Charity Is Saving Hundreds of Chernobyl’s Stray Dogs

How This Charity Is Saving 100s of Chernobyl’s Stray Dogs

Non-profit organization Clean Futures Fund (CFF) is saving hundreds of dogs in the Chernobyl exclusion zone. In 1986, the Unit 4 reactor at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in Ukraine exploded, sending radioactive materials into...
Vegan Paid $230 for a 100-Year-Old Lobster, Then Set Him Free

Vegan Paid $230 for a 100-Year-Old Lobster, Then Set Him Free

A 100-year-old, 23-pound lobster has been given another shot at life thanks to vegan Katie Conklin, who rescued the marine animal. The lobster, named King Louie, was caught by Rodney MacDonald in the Bay of...
You Can Now Browse a Tinder For Dog Lovers

You Can Now Browse a Tinder For Dog Lovers

Get ready to swipe right. A group of animal lovers in Lithuania have created a Tinder-style app intended to match dogs in animal shelters with their ideal pet parent. The app, which launched in January,...
Adopt a Rescued Farm Animal and Support This Vegan Farm Sanctuary

How to Adopt a Rescued Farm Animal (No Barn Required)

Farm Sanctuary, the nation’s largest farm animal protection organization, comes from humble beginnings. It was founded in 1986 by activist and author Gene Baur who was motivated to take action after investigating factory farms,...
South Korea Shuts Its Largest Dog Meat Slaughterhouse

South Korea Shuts Its Largest Dog Meat Slaughterhouse

Animal rights activists in South Korea and across the globe are especially thankful this Thanksgiving eve as Taepyeong, the largest dog meat slaughterhouse in South Korea, was shuttered by local authorities. The move comes after...
Vegan Actor Zac Efron Urges 36.5 Million Fans to Help Rescue Farm Animal From Cali Wildfires

Vegan Actor Zac Efron Urges 36.5 Million Fans to Help Rescue Farm Animals From...

Vegan celebrity Zac Efron is urging his 36.5 million Instagram followers to donate to farm animal rescue efforts in the wake of California's Woolsey and Hill fires. Taking to his Instagram story, Efron wrote: "Swipe up to...

Truck Driver Turns School Bus Into ‘Noah’s Ark’ for Hurricane Florence Animal Rescue

Tony Alsup, a trucker from Greenback, Tennesee, recently saved more than 60 animals from the floods of Hurricane Florence in his portable Emergency Animal Rescue Shelter, aka Noah's Ark, aka a school bus, and...
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Animal Sanctuary Secures Permanent Home for Over 200 Animals

New Jersey's Freedom Farm Animal Rescue has secured a new permanent location for its animals. Due to support from a Go Fund Me campaign and Peace 4 Animals, the animal rescue has obtained forty-three acres of farmland in...

‘Go Vegan’ Billboard Campaign Arrives in Times Square

A major billboard campaign launched throughout New York City this week by the Catskill Animal Sanctuary, includes a giant billboard in the heart of Times Square, encouraging people to go vegan this holiday season...

Hurricane Irma: What Happens to Animals When a Natural Disaster Strikes?

When the planet throws her rage our way, it affects us all - humans suffer, and so do animals. As Hurricane Irma brings her destructive force through the West, animals as well as humans are...