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PETA's "Thank You" for Killing Shelter Pets

Douglas Anthony Cooper | Posted 11.04.2012 | Canada
Douglas Anthony Cooper

2012-09-03-petabanner1.jpg When the no-kill shelter in Shelby County, Kentucky recently announced that they had run out of space -- and were hence going to have to start killing healthy dogs and cats -- officials received a nice basket of gourmet cookies, with a note signed from PETA: "Thank you for doing the right thing."

PETA Wants You to Adopt a Rescued "Pet"

Daphna Nachminovitch | Posted 04.26.2012 | Canada
Daphna Nachminovitch

We should all be upset by animal homelessness, but for the right reasons -- not to take the spotlight off abuses in the meat, fur, and circus industries, but so that we can come together to end it.

Sunday Roundup: Who Is Peter Kent?

Danielle Crittenden | Posted 04.26.2012 | Canada
Danielle Crittenden

It's not often you get an environment minister sitting down with a bunch of reporters and editorial staff to a no-holds-barred question-and-answer session, let alone a minister who has become as controversial as Peter Kent.

Yet that's what happened on Thursday at HuffPost, as we initiated our series of monthly lunches with Very Important People You Need to Hear From. When we informed the minister going in that he was our guinea pig, he wondered aloud if he was not in fact our sacrificial lamb? Not quite.