Job Opportunity: Staff Lawyer at Animal Justice

Job Opportunity: Staff Lawyer at Animal Justice »

Animal Justice is a national animal law advocacy organization, leading the legal fight for animals in Canada. Our lawyers work to pass strong new animal protection legislation at all levels of government, ensure laws already on the books are vigorously…

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Why 2019 Will Spell the Death of the Fur Industry

Why 2019 Will Spell the Death of the Fur Industry »

For years, animal advocates have been fighting to shut down the horrific fur industry. It’s been a long, hard battle, but major victories in 2018 for fur-bearing animals have proven that times are finally changing! Over four million animals are…

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What Do Ontario's New Slaughter Laws Mean For Animals?

What Do Ontario’s New Slaughter Laws Mean For Animals? »

Ontario has announced that it’s amending its provincial slaughter regulations. The province will eliminate the need for a veterinarian to conduct post-mortem inspections at a slaughterhouse of an animal killed on a farm. However, a pre-slaughter inspection still needs to…

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Government (Finally) Moves to Close Bestiality Loophole

Government (Finally) Moves to Close Bestiality Loophole »

After a courtroom showdown and years of advocacy by Animal Justice, the federal government finally introduced legislation today to close Canada’s bestiality loophole. The new law also strengthens animal fighting offences. Animal Justice welcomes this news, but believes it is…

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#Voiceless4AnimalJustice Raises Over $28,000 for Animals

#Voiceless4AnimalJustice Raises Over $28,000 for Animals »

We can’t thank you enough—#Voiceless4AnimalJustice was a smashing success. Together, we raised $28,164.32 for animals, exceeding our $25,000 fundraising goal! For three weeks, participants from coast to coast educated their friends, families and the public about why Canada’s animal protection…

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