In The Press

In The Press

'They are living, breathing creatures': EPA plans to eliminate animal testing

'They are living, breathing creatures': EPA plans to eliminate animal testing

LINCOLNTON, N.C. – The Environmental Protection Agency plans to phase out animal testing by 2025 and completely eliminate it by 2035. The Beagle Freedom Project…
BFP interviewed by Marilyn Milano

BFP interviewed by Marilyn Milano

Today we were honored to speak with April Arrington, VP of Beagle Freedom Project. This is a world wide organization dedicated to the rescue of…
Hope for Thousands of Beagles Used in Laboratory Experiments

Hope for Thousands of Beagles Used in Laboratory Experiments

In the United States we still use millions of animals in laboratory experiments. It’s a secretive industry and I think, many people are under the…
Trial ends in animal rights group's Sunshine Law suit against university

Trial ends in animal rights group's Sunshine Law suit against university

Animal rights group Beagle Freedom Project made its case this week that the University of Missouri violated the state’s Sunshine Law in a two-day bench…
Laboratory animals from Mexico getting fresh start in NC

Laboratory animals from Mexico getting fresh start in NC

LINCOLNTON, N.C. (WBTV) – Several animals got a real taste of freedom recently after a life behind the bars of animal testing labs. The animals…
California’s canine blood banks harvest from caged dogs and operate in secrecy

California’s canine blood banks harvest from caged dogs and operate in secrecy

When Robyn Black rushed her beloved corgi Winston to a veterinary hospital in Sacramento, she told the staff to do whatever it took to heal…
What it's like to run an animal rescue!

What it's like to run an animal rescue!

It’s hard to image, but there are lots of animals in the world who aren’t treated as nicely as they should be. Luckily there are…
NC bill would create online registry for convicted animal abusers

NC bill would create online registry for convicted animal abusers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (FOX 46 CHARLOTTE) – A new bipartisan proposal would create a publicly available online registry of convicted animal abusers, with increased penalties for…
Tech helping support vegan living

Tech helping support vegan living

Just a fraction of Americans claim to be vegan but sales of plant-based products are seeing a healthy boost. Endorsements from high profile celebrities like…
Battle over ‘blood slave’ donor dogs in California pits veterinarians vs. veterinarians

Battle over ‘blood slave’ donor dogs in California pits veterinarians vs. veterinarians

Professors from premier veterinary school urge lawmakers to ditch captive-donor colonies, which critics dub ‘blood slaves’ In a blood fight that pits veterinarian against veterinarian,…
Elkhart woman shares story of adopting dog rescued from testing facility

Elkhart woman shares story of adopting dog rescued from testing facility

ELKHART, Ind. (WNDU) – “It’s a bad, bad situation for these animals, and they’re our fur babies,” said Cim Powell, a dog owner from Elkhart.…
Dogs Escape Overseas Meat Trade, Come To Chicago

Dogs Escape Overseas Meat Trade, Come To Chicago

CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) — Three Labrador retrievers were expected to arrive at O’Hare Airport Tuesday night after being rescued from a dog meat breeder in…