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Charity launches government e-petition to address UK pet rabbit welfare crisis

Animal rescue charity Camp Nibble is urging the government to introduce a code of practice for the welfare of domestic rabbits. The charity based... read more

Press Release • 22.07.2013 • By Camp Nibble

IS RELIGION GOOD FOR YOUR CAT AND DOG?

A new research project at Oxford will examine whether animals benefit or suffer thanks to religion. Inspired by Baptist Preacher Charles... read more

Press Release • 02.07.2013 • By Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics

RSPCA SHOULD PROSECUTE GOVERNMENT BADGER KILLERS, SAYS OXFORD ETHICIST

The RSPCA should prosecute those involved in the mass killing of badgers says leading animal ethicist, Professor Andrew Linzey a theologian at... read more

Press Release • 30.05.2013 • By Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics

VEGAN SOCIETY REPORTS 40% SURGE IN VEGANISM

The Vegan Society is pleased to report that the number of people signing up to its online Vegan Pledge has increased by 40% in the first two months... read more

Press Release • 08.04.2013 • By The Vegan Society

Australian pioneer honoured for philanthropic work

The Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics is delighted to announce Australian philanthropic pioneer, Philip Wollen as its seventh Honorary Fellow. The... read more

Press Release • 18.03.2013 • By Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics

EU BAN ON ANIMAL TESTING FOR COSMETICS COMES INTO EFFECT TODAY

London. Leona Lewis and her dog celebrate a milestone in 20 years of animal rights campaigning by ethical beauty retailer The Body Shop and... read more

Press Release • 11.03.2013 • By

U.S. AG-GAG LAWS “SINISTER” SAY LEADING ACADEMICS

Leading academics have branded United States “Ag-gag” laws, now in force in Iowa and Utah and awaiting consideration in other U.S. states, that... read more

Press Release • 06.03.2013 • By Oxford Centre for Animal Ethics

UHY Rural and Agriculture a new national sector focus

UHY Hacker Young Group have launched an entirely new Rural and Agriculture national sector group, headed by Tim Maris, partner at UHY WKH... read more

Press Release • 25.07.2012 • By UHY WKH Partnership

Fisherman hooks onto a new way of fundraising

Keen fisherman Lee Gatrell from Portsmouth has hooked in to an innovative new way of fundraising for his charity, MS Society. Using new online... read more

Press Release • 20.08.2012 • By Guess2Give. Mark Chandler

Euro Fund Put to Good Use

The European Regional Development Fund programme (ERDF) celebrated the 2012 awards ceremony this week which showcased the disadvantaged youth of... read more

Press Release • 13.12.2012 • By PetShopBowl