One million chickens euthanized due to labor dispute in Quebec

The leader of an association representing Quebec chicken farmers says it is unacceptable that a million chickens were euthanized during a protracted labor dispute at a slaughterhouse near Quebec. The Exceldor cooperative closed its slaughterhouse in St-Ansèlme, Quebec, south of the provincial capital, on May 23 due to a strike, …

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State law would ban slaughter of racehorses | Greene County

State legislation prohibiting the sale of racehorses and breeding stock for slaughter is pending a decision from the governor’s office. Senate Bill S1442-B and accompanying Assembly legislation A4154B would amend New York State Agriculture and Markets Act to prohibit the slaughter of these animals for commercial purposes, including human and …

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Killeen Animal Services, Organizations Mark Foster A Pet Month

June is National Foster Family Month and these organizations will recognize Foster Family volunteers in Killeen and encourage more people to adopt pets. KILLEEN, Texas – June is National Pet Advocacy Month, and Killeen Animal Services celebrates with Petco Love, a national nonprofit that works to lead and inspire change …

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