Articles by Animal Justice

“Mutton Bustin’” Endangers Children & Sheep at the Manitoba Stampede

Young children and sheep are set to grapple and crash to the ground in “Mutton Bustin’” rodeo events at the Manitoba Stampede.

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Canada’s Ban on Dog Imports Will Leave Animals in Distress

CFIA to ban importing dogs for adoption from 107 countries, leaving animal rescues scrambling.

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Canadian Animal Law Conference 2022

This year, the Conference features an exciting in-person program with thought-provoking presentations by leading experts from around the world—including lawyers, scholars, politicians, scientists, and advocates.

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Two Years Without Regan: Family Files Lawsuit Over Advocate’s Death

June 19 marked two years since the tragic death of Regan Russell, a compassionate animal advocate who was killed outside of the Fearmans Pork slaughterhouse in Burlington, Ontario.

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“Ag Gag” Laws

Animal Justice is working to stop the spread of dangerous “agricultural gag” (or “ag gag”) laws in Canada.

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Marineland Holds Dolphin Shows On Opening Weekend, Despite Criminal Charge

TORONTO—Animal Justice has filed a new complaint with Niagara Police after Marineland used dolphins in performances over the May long weekend, as it opened for the season in Niagara Falls. […]

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Animal Advocates Convicted After Exposing Porgreg Pig Farm Cruelty

Eleven animal advocates who exposed horrific cruelty on a Quebec pig farm have been convicted of break and enter and obstructing police by a Quebec judge.

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Thousands of Pigs Likely Suffocated from Poison Gas During Storm

Animal Justice is asking authorities to investigate after around 2,000 pigs were left to die at a HyLife factory farm near Kola, Manitoba, 300 kilometres west of Winnipeg.

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