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39 Days of Rescue – Denise

by Bob Price

  I’m Denise! My story starts with when I was living outdoors near a convenience store off of the dangerous and busy interstate. I was skinny and malnourished. A very sweet woman from In Defense of Animals’ Hope Animal Sanctuary stopped one day to get some gas and I ran up to see if she […]

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Stop Winter Park from Starving Cats

by Lisa Levinson

  Cat advocates in Winter Park, Florida are outraged that City Commissioners adopted a temporary ordinance to prohibit the feeding of community cats in Mead Botanical Garden. Some of the cats are sterilized and some are not. Residents of Winter Park, like In Defense of Animals supporter Trudy McNair, are shocked and horrified by the […]

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Más de 200 animales fueron con éxito tratados en Mariato escuela de Spay Panama

by Fleur Dawes

MÁS DE 200 ANIMALES FUERON CON ÉXITO TRATADOS EN MARIATO ESCUELA DE SPAY PANAMA Imágenes: http://bit.ly/MariatoSpayNeuter Contacto: Patty Chan, (507) 261-5542 doctor@spaypanama.org Mariato, Panamá (4 de octubre, 2016) – Un grupo de bienestar animal patrocinado por el gobierno, Spay Panama, ha tratado a más de 200 perros y gatos locales en el distrito de Mariato, […]

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Over 200 Animals Successfully Treated

by Fleur Dawes

OVER 200 ANIMALS SUCCESSFULLY TREATED IN MARIATO SCHOOL BY SPAY PANAMA   Images: http://bit.ly/MariatoSpayNeuter Contact: Patty Chan, (507) 261-5542 doctor@spaypanama.org Mariato, Panama (October 4, 2016) – Government-sponsored animal welfare group, Spay Panama, has treated over 200 local dogs and cats in the District of Mariato, Republic of Panama. The initiative was led by Mariato local […]

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Jackson Galaxy Special Guest at ‘Crazy Cat Ladies’ Exhibit

by Fleur Dawes

JACKSON GALAXY SPECIAL GUEST AT ‘CRAZY CAT LADIES’ EXHIBIT IN HEART OF DOWNTOWN LA Contact: Lisa Levinson: 215-620-2130 lisa@idausa.org Julia Orr: 818-471-7573 julia.orrpr@gmail.com Los Angeles, CA – The Animal Museum will debut its latest exhibition entitled “Crazy Cat Ladies: Celebrating Kitties and their Champions,” at its new 6,000 square foot facility in the hip Arts District […]

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Cat Back From the Dead… Almost

by IDA India

  A stray cat was rushed to our In Defense of Animals India Center in Deonar recently, barely hanging on to life. He had deep lacerations all around his neck and putrid skin peeling off to reveal ligaments and raw flesh beneath. He was in such bad shape that many thought the most compassionate action would […]

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Death by Discrimination: Justice for Oliver!

by Lisa Levinson

  Two cat rescue groups, Community Cats Coalition and Alley Cats Allies, advocated vehemently to save a community cat named Oliver, who Worcester County Animal Control assumed prejudicially and without evidence to be infected with rabies. People united in their effort to save Oliver’s life offered to quarantine him to determine if he actually presented […]

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Blind Cat Falls Into Our Hearts

by IDA India

  Tia the cat was born blind. She was taken care of by a kind elderly gentleman who had helped many animals over the years. One day, a few months ago, she fell from a third floor balcony and was brought to IDA India’s Deonar Center for emergency care. Our veterinarians treated her leg injuries, […]

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Zoologist Moves to Morocco and Goes to the Dogs

by Haley Anderson

  Animals in Morocco face many threats, many from humans. One man, however, has decided to intervene. Zoologist Karl Scarr, along with his wife, Sally, couldn’t stand idly by while so many animals were being mistreated. Opening an animal sanctuary, Scarr prioritized the many dogs in need above his own comfort by building the dogs’ […]

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Volunteers Needed in Paradise

by Web Team

  Cats are being killed on islands in the United States and around the world by governments that would stop the killing if shown how to organize high volume sterilization campaigns. Trapped in Paradise (TIP) is a new program by the global nonprofit Animal Balance that provides resources to local organizations for targeted trap, neuter, […]