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Brussels Parliament Recognises Animals As Sentient Beings

In a historic vote, the Brussels Parliament has unanimously backed a draft ordinance which recognises animals as sentient beings. Bianca Debaets, the State Secretary responsible for animal welfare, suggested the vote could revolutionise the treatment...

Welsh Government Issue Statement of Support for Animal Sentience Laws

There has been much talk recently over the concept of animal sentience and how the British government is going to proceed in terms of protecting against animal cruelty. Michael Gove has previously stated that...

New Think Tank Aims to End Factory Farming Worldwide

A new think tank, launched June 2017, is looking to find answers that will allow the world to transition to a factory farming free future. Sentience Institute is hoping to expand ‘humanity’s moral circle.’ For...

Animal Sentience Urged to be Recognized When Enforcing New UK Laws

Last month saw the nation panic about Britain's stance on animal cruelty when it was claimed that British MPs had voted against the idea of animal sentience. The nation’s MPS decided against the incorporation...