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Spotlight Feature: Animal Aid Unlimited

Even though lockdown has now ended in the region, the ever-present dangers faced by street animals is an ongoing crisis...

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Small Animal Charities Face Crisis During Pandemic

Smaller, lesser-known animal welfare charities could face insurmountable financial challenges and ultimately closure...

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Covid-19: An Animal Welfare Wake-Up Call

Covid-19 is not the first zoonotic disease to have emerged from our food system, nor will it be the last if current industrial meat production practices continue...

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Trophy Hunting and the Import Ban: From Contested Expertise to Plural Policy-Making

When expertise is contested, a single definitive presentation of expertise is rarely sufficient for sound policy-making...

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Have a Cruelty-Free New Year!

This year, we are encouraging people to take part in a cruelty-free audit for their New Year’s resolution...

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Towards a Kinder Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas - a time for excess, gluttony and consumerism. But it doesn’t have to be that way...

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Humane Education: Ending Cycles of Abuse?

A growing body of research and clinical evidence suggests there is an inter-relationship between the perpetration of animal abuse and violence against humans...

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Flight of the Condors

The Andean Condor (Vultur gryphus) is an impressive bird. Males weigh 28lbs on average with females around 22lbs. The wingspan of a male condor can exceed 10ft...

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The Street Dogs of Cusco

One of the things that strikes you when in Cusco, besides the wonderful architecture and cobblestone streets, are the dogs. There are dogs everywhere in Cusco...

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Tourism and Animal Welfare: How Humane is Your Holiday?

With autumn well on its way, many of us will be thinking of booking a winter escape, but just how humane is your holiday?

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Walk for OSPA

We are fundraising for OSPA, a dog rescue centre on the island of Sal, Cape Verde, that is doing amazing work to help street dogs and cats....

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The Special Bond Between Dogs and Humans

As anyone who has ever loved a dog will confirm, humans and their canine companions can form incredibly close bonds....

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