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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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