Cruelty to Animals

Ontario Woman Charged With Tossing 3 Kittens From Moving Car

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.15.2016 | Canada

Ontario Provincial Police say the alleged incident took place on Saturday afternoon in Haldimand County.

Maple Leaf Foods Says It Will Be Nice To Animals

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.04.2016 | Canada Business

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Maple Leaf Foods (TSX:MFI) says it's launching what it calls an "animal care commitment" designed to improve conditions and re...

Animal Cruelty Now A Top-Tier Felony In U.S.

CP | Sue Manning, The Associated Press | Posted 12.01.2014 | Canada

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Young people who torture and kill animals are prone to violence against people later in life if it goes unchecked, studies have ...

'Heartbreaking' Cruelty

CBC | Posted 05.19.2014 | Canada

A stray cat in Oshawa, Ont., will require surgery after being shot 16 times in an animal cruelty case one veterinarian describes as "heartbreaking." ...

Our Policy On Animal Testing is Distinctly Un-Canadian

Rebecca Aldworth | Posted 05.18.2014 | Canada
Rebecca Aldworth

By this time next year, with the support of compassionate Canadians, the Government of Canada will introduce an amendment to the Food and Drugs Act that bans both the testing of cosmetic products and ingredients on animals, as well as the sale of cosmetic products or ingredients subject to new animal tests after a fixed cut-off date.

Why We Treat Animals Better Than the Poor

Marko Sijan | Posted 11.20.2012 | Canada
Marko Sijan

And where's the "humanity" in defending animal rights? Like me, devout animal lovers and environmentalists (often one and the same) betray an underlying misanthropy, a profound disgust and disillusion with humanity. We can love animals because they aren't our competitors; they're dumb and easily used to serve our ends.

Former UFC Champ Wanted In Alberta

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.14.2012 | Canada

MEDICINE HAT, Alta. - Former wrestling and Ultimate Fighting Champion Brock Lesnar is facing charges under Alberta's Wildlife Act.Fish and Wildlife of...