Animal Wellness Podcast: The Criminal and Viral Infectivity of Cockfighting
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Landmark Investigation Throws Back the Curtain on Ruthless Trafficking and Slaughter of American Horses to Canada and Mexico
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New Report Reveals Urgent Zoonotic Disease Threats from Cockfighting to Avian Wellness and Agriculture
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Nike Says It Will End Sales of Kangaroo-Based Shoes

‘Checkoff Reform’ Legislation Introduced to Prevent Agriculture Trade Groups from Treating Farmers’ Money as Political Slush Fund

Investigation Finds Three Operational Cockfighting Arenas in Lee County, Miss.

The Center for a Humane Economy Shapes the Way Businesses Treat Animals

Building a humane economy, one company at a time, across a wide range of industries

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The ACE Act would create an animal cruelty crimes section at the Department of Justice. Identifying and prosecuting individuals who hurt animals will help stop them from hurting people later.


It's wrong to keep mother pigs in gestation crates that are so small that the animals cannot turn around. or have a decent life.


Adidas and New Balance will change its way if consumers revolt over this wildlife-killing policy. Together we will convince these remaining companies that forgoing kangaroo skin is the only sporting decision.

“Consumer choice informed by conscience is an unstoppable force for good.”

Wayne Pacelle, The Humane Economy: How Innovators and Enlightened Consumers Are Transforming the Lives of Animals

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Modernize Testing

Animal testing is outmoded because, unlike human biology-based test methods, animals are unreliable predictors of human response, delaying treatments and cures to patients and driving up drug costs.

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Re-think Mink

We are working to end mink farming for fur — an industry that causes immense suffering to mink and poses major animal and human health threats because of the unique susceptibility of factory-farmed mink to SARS-CoV-2.

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Kangaroos Are Not Shoes

Nike has a supply chain that drives the killing of millions of wild kangaroos every year in Australia — the largest commercial wildlife slaughter in the world. We are working to encourage them to use entirely human-made materials in all their soccer cleats and other athletic shoes.

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Cage-Free Future

Many food retailers, including McDonald’s, Costco, and Safeway, have committed to phase out their purchasing of pork and eggs from farms that rely on these extreme confinement methods. Some of those policies have taken effect, while others are set to do so in the years ahead.

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Dunking the Milk Mandate in Schools

We are working to end an archaic and wasteful milk mandate in the National School Lunch Program and to give kids a plant-based choice that delivers comparable nutrition without making them ill.

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Saving Wolves

We are working to stop the assaults on wolves across their range in the United States, including in Idaho, Montana, and Wisconsin where the states have initiated particularly ruthless killing plans for wolves.

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Elephants in Crisis

Thailand advertises the elephant as an icon, central to its culture and business. But after Thailand restricted logging, more than 3,000 captive elephants were reemployed in tourist enterprises — with inhumane training techniques, unending labor and abandonment or chaining during economic downturns.

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Banning Greyhound Racing

Greyhounds get injured or die at the tracks they continue to streak around the few ovals where this spectator sport continues. We're working to make sure no private business is involved with this kind of inhumane enterprise.

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Nike Says It Will End Sales of Kangaroo-Based Shoes!