News and headlines for April 30 - May 13, 2022
A new literature review in Applied Animal Behaviour Science compared the life of the “typical village dog” with the “typical modern suburban or urban…
A new study finds that “for predicting some dog behaviors, breed is essentially useless, and for most, not very good.” This is because breed tells us…
News and headlines for April 16 - April 29, 2022
How “Human Animal Support Services” Threatens the Lives of Animals
Whenever advocates work to spare the lives of animals, there are invariably those who criticize them by arguing that animals are less important than…
News and headlines for April 2 - April 15, 2022
A successful shelter director I have been mentoring contacted me recently about a job offer they received from one of the wealthy, national…
News and headlines for March 19 - April 1, 2022
There is a person who lives in my neighborhood who practiced aversive training. When her dog barked wildly at other dogs on a walk, she would dominate…
Winter is ComingListen now (72 min) | The movement faces dangers that threaten to erase the gains of the last three decades and increase animal homelessness…
News and headlines for March 6 - March 18, 2022