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Animal Advocacy

Pit Bull Lovers: Think Before You Click

Chris White | Posted 10.20.2016 | Green
Chris White

You are hurting the very cause you're trying to help each and every time you click and comment. You are feeding the anti-pit bull machine.

3 Charitable Companies You Can Feel Good About Supporting

Deborah Stachelski | Posted 08.18.2016 | Business
Deborah Stachelski

With so many honorable topics out there, companies and small business are working harder than ever at making a difference.

From Here to Eternity, Changing the Animal Control Universe for Community Cats

Becky Robinson | Posted 07.10.2016 | Green
Becky Robinson

As New Horizons makes its final approach, it does so due to the corrective measures its advocates used to help it reach its target. Similarly, the insights, inspiration, and new information collected at the Best Friends National Conference will help advocates reach our target.

Vote for a Visionary

Ari Nessel | Posted 06.13.2016 | Impact
Ari Nessel

Two and a half years ago, when I announced my intention to give away $1000 a day to an individual change-maker, every day for the rest of my life, people thought I was nuts.

McConaughey Missteps: Is Celebrity Shaming Good Animal Rights Activism?

Karen Dawn | Posted 04.11.2015 | Green
Karen Dawn

Famous people make easy and sometimes effective targets for our message. But what was the message here? That canned hunting is worse than other hunting?

Time For Chimps To Retire, Activists Say

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 07.10.2012 | Science

An animal advocacy group is demanding that four chimpanzees at a medical testing firm be allowed to retire. The Physicians Committee for Responsi...

Honor All Those Who Serve Us On Memorial Day

Ed Sayres | Posted 07.25.2012 | Impact
Ed Sayres

This Memorial Day, as we remember all the brave men and women who have given their lives to protect our freedoms, let's not forget the sacrifices of the military working dogs who have served alongside them.

Creativity in Animal Rescue

Soren Petersen | Posted 12.18.2011 | Impact
Soren Petersen

Using social-media, our design research team reached out to animal lovers for creative ideas in dealing with the growing issue of animals being abandoned to shelters. Here are the top five ideas we gleaned.

C.S. Lewis: Chronicles of Narnia Author and Advocate for Animals

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

C.S. Lewis frequently used animals in his stories to show their qualities in a new light, highlighting this devout man's determined though less well-known fight against animal cruelty.