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Animal Justice Says No Bailouts for Factory Farms 

Animal Justice Says No Bailouts for Factory Farms  »

Animal Justice and a coalition of Canadian animal protection organizations have written to the federal government, demanding that no federal bailout funds be given to factory farms where animal cruelty runs rampant. Instead, the groups are asking that any federal…

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New PEI Laws Force Circus to Cancel Horse Performances

New PEI Laws Force Circus to Cancel Horse Performances »

CHARLOTTETOWN—National animal law organization Animal Justice says that PEI’s tough new anti-circus laws have stopped a circus coming to Charlottetown this week from including animal acts. Super Circus Spectacular is scheduled to do two shows at the Eastlink Centre on Thursday, June…

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B.C. Court Strikes Down Vancouver Aquarium Whale & Dolphin Ban

B.C. Court Strikes Down Vancouver Aquarium Whale & Dolphin Ban »

VANCOUVER – National animal law advocacy organization Animal Justice is responding to the decision from the B.C. Supreme Court quashing, in part, a municipal bylaw aimed at preventing whales and dolphins from suffering in captivity at the Vancouver Aquarium. The Aquarium sought to overturn the…

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Ontario Government Sued Over Inaction on Species Protection

Ontario Government Sued Over Inaction on Species Protection »

Minister of Forestry and Natural Resources has unlawfully delayed recovery strategies for 37 endangered or threatened Ontario species, says animal rights group TORONTO — National animal law organization Animal Justice, represented by Ecojustice lawyers, is taking legal action to force…

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New Animal Transport Regulations Get Failing Grade

New Animal Transport Regulations Get Failing Grade »

OTTAWA—National animal law organization Animal Justice is criticizing much-anticipated new federal animal transport regulations as deeply disappointing and woefully inadequate, prioritizing the convenience and profits of animal-use industries at the expense of animal welfare. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency just…

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Ontario SPCA Must Charge Vet for Abusing Pets

Ontario SPCA Must Charge Vet for Abusing Pets »

OTTAWA – National animal law organization Animal Justice is calling on the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (Ontario SPCA) to investigate and lay animal cruelty charges against a St. Catharines veterinarian who was secretly filmed abusing…

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