Animal Welfare: No Gimmicks, Just Straight Talk

So yesterday I’m listening to NPR, and on Marketplace they’re talking about the ban on fur sales in West Hollywood, CA. Gary Francione, law professor at Rutgers University, was asked what he thought about the ban, and he called it great for welfare groups touting the new law to raise money, but it doesn’t do […]

Introducing NHR Cartoons!

Oh Dog! I am so honored to introduce you to my guest today! Nic is a cartoonist whose ‘toons address animal welfare issues. I first ran across his work when a friend shared some of his work on Facebook. I checked out his page, liked what I saw, and asked for an interview. I think […]

June Buggie Raps!

Meow!  My name is June Buggie, and I have something to say. Check it out! I am a kitty Who always speaks his mind. I give the low-down on the state of being for my kind. My calling is to school ya ‘Bout how to treat us good, And ’bout how nice our lives could […]

June Buggie Rants about Snapperfest!

Meow! My name is June Buggie and I have something to say. The Animal Legal Defense Fund has filed a petition to stop Indiana’s Snapperfest from continuing. What, dear readers, is Snapperfest? Well here is some of the practices identified by ALDF as taking place during this so-called ‘family-friendly’ festival: Turtles held by their tails, […]

June Buggie Rants!

Meow! My name is June Buggie and I have something to say! It’s been a tough year for those in the trenches fighting for the well-being of us animals, but lots of good work has been done.  According to a study commissioned by Tom’s of Maine, animal welfare is the number-one cause for volunteerism in America. […]

Dear DeDe!

Oh Dog!  Dear DeDe here! This week since we had no advice questions submitted, I thought I’d start out by dishing a little dirt of my own.  This is a video of Rumpy and June Buggie playing.  Yep, you read that right.  They were playing!  Kevin, you’re gonna LOVE this! Oh yeah, you two are […]