Restaurant Owner Notices Fish Is Still Alive, Releases It Back into Ocean
"I've never seen a fish so tenaciously attached to life," Braghieri said.
Switzerland Has Made It Illegal to Boil Lobsters Alive
As of March 1, lobsters will have to be 'stunned' before being cooked.
FAA Says Sorry, It Can't Stop Pilot From Throwing Live Turkeys Out of Plane
Watch for loopholes—and falling turkeys.
Animal Rights Protesters 'Liberate' Tilapia from Florida Man Fishing with Family
The activists said that if the fish had been a dog or a cat, they would have been hailed as heroes.
Why Some Gun Advocates Are Calling for a Boycott of Tito's Vodka
It all boils down to Tito's Handmade Vodka's pro-dog—and pro-animal—stance.
Chickens Are Being Genetically Engineered to Suffer Less
Big chains like Wendy's are rethinking and re-shaping chicken.
The Farm Where Old Pigs Go to Be Massaged Until They Die
Not all farm animals that have already lived their productive years have to head straight for the slaughterhouse—some go to peaceful retirement homes to live out their golden years.
How Chefs Prefer to Kill Lobster
"I think that every animal has senses, from mussels to lobsters. It’s just that you can’t hear mussels screaming."
Why an Animal Welfare Group Doesn't Want You to Buy Chicken with White Stripes
An animal welfare group claims that chickens with this particular muscular disorder might be higher in fat, and lower in protein and flavor.
Obama’s Organic Ruling Will Greatly Improve the Welfare of Farm Animals
The ASPCA says: “This historic move by the USDA marks the first comprehensive set of regulations governing the on-farm treatment of animals ever issued by the federal government."
South Korea’s Most Notorious Dog Meat Market Is Shutting Down
The country’s largest dog meat market is shutting down in response to aggressive activism opposing the market’s highly controversial animal welfare practices.
Activists Want to Stop the Practice of Eating Live Octopus
Those killjoys over at PETA reason that butchering a living creature and then consuming its still-convulsing limbs for pleasure is somehow cruel.
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