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Bee Blog

New Poison Kills Bees

by Jessica Beaudry

Tell The EPA To Recall New Toxin The EPA has approved a new pesticide for agricultural use without caring about its effect on plants and animals. Bicyclopyrone (BCP), the poison in question, utilizes plants existing circulatory system, passing its deadly chemicals straight into pollen and nectar. Combining existing pesticides along with the new herbicide BCP, […]

Monthly giving Blog

Become an Animal Advocate!

by Bob Price

  Please consider becoming a member of In Defense of Animals’ monthly giving program, Animal Advocates today! By setting up automatic recurring micro-donations from either your credit card or checking account you are truly maximizing the benefits of your gift to animals. We at IDA are striving to automate our systems wherever or whenever possible. […]

SA Blog

Join Our Vegan Spirituality Retreat in Philly

by Lisa Levinson

  In Defense of Animals invites you to join our 6th Annual Vegan Spirituality Retreat near Philadelphia, PA featuring “The Good Karma Diet” author Victoria Moran. Enjoy yoga, guided meditation, group discussions, a nature walk, a delicious vegan lunch prepared by The Nile Café, and an animal blessing ceremony with musicians Jim Harris and Lonnie […]

Greyhound Blog

Running for their Lives

by Melyssa Holk

End Greyhound Races at Macau’s Canidrome. Today, hundreds of greyhounds are enslaved at the Macau Canidrome, which is Asia’s only greyhound racetrack. These dogs endure lives of abuse and neglect in between racing, and suffer constant injury during the races. Worst of all, any dog that does not perform well enough in the races is […]

SA Blog

Spiritual Veganism

by Lisa Levinson

    IDA invites you to explore veganism as a spiritual practice at our 6th annual Vegan Spirituality Retreat in Philly on September 19th and to enjoy this Sustainable Activism Blog on “Spiritual Veganism” by guest blogger and Quantum Buddhist Greg Lawson. For information about the upcoming retreat, please visit us here. “To become vegetarian […]

IDA India Blog

Quick Update on Chini & Babies

by Naina Athale

  You may have seen the story of the new dog mum thrown outside our IDA India Center’s gate with her five babies a few days ago. Luckily, besides our regular crew of staff and volunteers, another committed volunteer who does not want to be named, came in specifically to help out with all of […]