Articles by Shannon Nickerson

Health Canada Flip Flops: Warning Labels No Longer Required on Ground Meat

Health Canada is backpedaling on a progressive decision that would have required a health warning label on ground beef and pork products.

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Animal Justice Calls for Investigation After Horse Hit in Face at Calgary Stampede

Shocking video footage shows rodeo team member striking a horse in the face during bronc riding event.

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HEAT WAVE: Cows, Pigs & Chickens Roast to Death on Highways

Farmed animals on transport trucks die of heat stress en route to slaughter.

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Animal Justice Launches New Website & Brand Refresh

Fresh new look, same bold and compassionate mission.

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Join the Animal Justice Academy

Animal Justice Academy is a free online advocacy course to empower you to make a better world for animals.

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300 Cows Rescued From Starvation, Charges Laid Against Saskatchewan Farmer

This is likely the largest cow seizure in Saskatchewan history, and underscores why governments should proactively inspect farms.

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Over 100 Charges Laid After 700 Captive Reptiles Found Dead or Suffering

A man in Edmonton is facing 126 animal cruelty charges after nearly 700 reptiles were allegedly found either dead or severely neglected in his home.

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How Animals Are Often Robbed of Motherhood

Mother’s Day is an international day of celebrating mothers, and the beautiful bond between mother and child. All mothers deserve the opportunity to experience motherhood at its fullest by caring […]

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1 Million+ Birds Killed on Canadian Farms Amid Bird Flu Outbreaks

As bird flu continues to ravage farms across the country, factory farmed birds are paying the ultimate price.

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4 Reasons to NEVER Buy a Bunny as an Easter Gift

Tragically, many of the rabbits are abandoned in the weeks after Easter, once families begin to realize that caring for a rabbit is a major commitment.

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