Advocacy for Animals

Presenting Advocacy for Animals,  a blog focused primarily on animal rights, wildlife conservation, environmental health and safety, and the legal and cultural issues related to these topics.  This blog is a source of information and a call to action. It is meant to be a provocation and a stimulus to thought regarding humanity’s relationship with nonhuman animals. 

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COVID concerns causing mink cull

The coronavirus that has caused the COVID-19 pandemic, SARS-CoV-2, has infected minks in Denmark, Spain, Sweden, the Netherlands, and in several U.S. states, which has led to the deaths of these mammals from…

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The first law of ecology is that everything is related to everything else. There is one ecosphere for all living organisms and what affects one, affects all.

-- Barry Commoner (The Closing Circle, 1971)

About Advocacy for Animals

We present Advocacy for Animals as a source of information, a call to action, and a stimulus to thought regarding humanity’s relationship with nonhuman animals. We support worldwide efforts to ensure the humane treatment of animals, to promote their well-being and conservation, to develop our scientific understanding of their nature, and to protect and restore their habitats and the natural environment at large.

We will focus primarily on animal rights, wildlife conservation, environmental health and safety, and the legal and cultural issues related to these topics. The views expressed on Advocacy for Animals by its editorial staff and contributors are not necessarily those of Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.

 

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