Animals are known for their good instinct, so it seems only logical that they would know when they’ve arrived in the perfect place. So when Kurby the cat’s litter-box issues vanished in her new home, we knew she had found the forever family of her dreams.
Tyson Foods, Inc. is the latest to announce a phase-out of antibiotic use in its chickens. While drug resistance is a threat to public health, removing antibiotics without improving conditions on farms increases animals' vulnerability to disease and could increase consumers’ exposure to deadly bacteria.
Congress put out the welcome mat for Bam Bam, a special dog whom the ASPCA rescued as a puppy from a dog fighting yard in Alabama. Bam Bam joined a panel of experts to educate congressional staff about the fiscal and welfare challenges of caring for animals seized in federal animal fighting cases.