Animal welfare

Monday, December 17, 2018

Monday, December 17, 2018

Vets urge retailers to stop using unhealthy dog breeds such as pugs on Christmas jumpers

Vets urge retailers to stop using unhealthy dog breeds such as pugs on Christmas jumpers

Vets urge retailers to stop using unhealthy dog breeds on Christmas jumpers

The Junior Vice President of British Veterinary Association has said that the use of dog breeds such as pugs and dachshunds on Christmas jumpers “normalise” their “harmful characteristics”.

Friday, November 23, 2018

Friday, November 23, 2018

Sheep

PETA's calls to rename village of Wool 'clearly not going to happen', says local councillor

PETA's calls to rename village of Wool 'clearly not going to happen'

A councillor in the village of Wool has claimed animal rights group PETA calling on them to change their name to 'Vegan Wool' is "quite funny" but "clearly not going to happen".

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Climate change protesters

Environmental campaigners declare 'rebellion' against the government at London protest

Environmental campaigners declare 'rebellion' against the government

Hundreds of environmental campaigners descended on London's Parliament Square to declare a "rebellion" against the government's "criminal inaction" on climate change.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Labour's right to pets: 'There's a serious concern tenants may buy pets for the sake of it'

Labour's right to pets: 'There's a serious concern tenants may buy pets for the sake of it'

Renting: 'There's a serious concern tenants may buy pets for the sake of it'

The Residential Landlords Association says property, neighbours and location need to be considered before allowing pets