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LAW to Table at 10,000 Tastes Event »

Lawyers for Animal Welfare (LAW) will attend 10,000 Tastes, 10 Billion Reasons. LAW will have a table with legal information and other literature. Members of the public are invited to visit our booth. The event will take place from 12-6…

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LAW Deputation Supports Toronto Animal Services »

Lawyers for Animal Welfare (LAW) has submitted a written deputation to the City of Toronto Licensing and Standards Committee in support of the important work carried out by Toronto Animal Services (TAS). To read the deputation click HERE. The Committee…

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LAW Provides Input to Ag. Ministers on Animal Laws »

Lawyers for Animal Welfare (LAW) has provided materials to be considered at today’s July 8, 2011 New Brunswick meeting of Federal, Provincial and Territorial Ministers of Agriculture. The meeting will include a discussion of consistency in Canadian animal protection laws,…

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LAW Urges Inspection of Shrine Circus »

TORONTO – Lawyers for Animal Welfare (LAW) is urging the Ontario Society for the Protection of Animals (OSPCA) to inspect travelling circuses in Ontario to ensure compliance with provincial animal welfare law. The Shrine Circus is scheduled to make stops…

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LAW to March in Veggie Pride Parade »

Lawyers for Animal Welfare (LAW) will be marching with a banner at this year’s Veggie Pride Parade taking place in Toronto, Ontario on June 4, 2011 from 12PM to 3:30PM. The parade lineup starts at the Toronto Reference Library (just…

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Animal Circuses Coming to Ontario »

Shrine Circus and Cirque Mondo of Quebec have announced that they will be bringing exotic animals including elephants, jaguars and camels into Ontario to perform at their animal circuses. A schedule of the Ontario dates and cities is as listed…

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CALAS Animal Experimentation Symposium Illegal? »

The upcoming Canadian Association for Laboratory Animal Science (CALAS) 2011 annual symposium could violate animal welfare laws, says Lawyers for Animal Welfare (LAW). The industry convention scheduled to be held from May 14 to May 17, 2011 at the Sheraton…

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LAW Releases Pit Bull Seizure Guide »

Lawyers for Animal Welfare (LAW), an organization that campaigns on behalf of animals, has released a guide to pit bull seizure under the Ontario Dog Owners’ Liability Act. The guide provides a summary of the relevant legislation and outlines the…

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