Dog ban from council owned ground in Aberdeenshire to be considered

A North East councilor has urged Aberdeenshire Council to consider banning dogs on school grounds and play parks to protect them from pollution. East Garioch Councilor Martin Ford raised the…

What outdoor dog owners need to know before Texas’ new chain tether ban takes effect

Animal rights activists and law enforcement officials across the state are preparing to begin enforcing one of the most significant animal cruelty laws in nearly 15 years when it goes…

Import Ban on 37 Types of Veterinary Medicines

Iranian Veterinary Organization Deputy Head Khaled Khodaverdi has banned imports of 37 types of veterinary medicines to aid domestic production.“The import ban was imposed on five types of antibiotics and…

Pittsburgh City Council votes to ban cat declawing

Pittsburgh City Council on Tuesday tabled a plan to ban cat declawing in the city. The council voted in favor of the plan to ban declawing unless it is medically…

U.S. CDC ban on dog imports leaves rescued animals from China in limbo

Poppy, a young golden retriever, was found on the streets north of Shanghai before being rescued and taken to the United States Claire Mracek and her family mourned their child…

Pet groups sound alarm on CDC ban on importing dogs

Animal rescue groups concerned about new CDC ban Animal groups say the upcoming CDC ban on dogs from certain countries could result in the deaths of thousands of dogs. ATLANTA…

Local rescue group scrambles to bring dogs stateside before international CDC ban goes into effect

CHESAPEAKE, Virginia – Southeastern Virginia Golden Retriever, Rescue, Education and Training (SEVA GRREAT) goal is to rescue dogs and bring them to the United States for loving homes. Right now,…

Cancel Yulin Dog Meat Festival, Ban Harmful Sunscreens, and Abolish Death Penalty: 10 Petitions to Sign this Week to Help People, Animals, and the Planet!

Unfortunately for many people the world is not a very peaceful or safe place. From conflict to abuse to exploitation, so much cruelty is inflicted on humans and animals. While…

Adams Board of Health Mulls Dog Ban, Hears More on Tree Dispute / iBerkshires.com

ADAMS, Mass. – The health department is considering banning dogs from the city’s sports fields. “Dogs are getting rid of their solid waste on the playing fields and players and…

Canine Ban Reversed At Picaroons

The dogs can come back as long as they are on a leash. The banning of dogs at the Saint John and Fredericton sites in Picaroon following a public health…