California Bans “Easter Bunny” Sales in New Animal Welfare Law

This Easter marks the first year a new California animal welfare law designed to protect rabbits goes into effect.  California is the first state in the US to ban live rabbit sales at pet stores—an effort to cut back on the number of rabbits that are either abandoned, surrendered to shelters, or euthanized after Easter. … Continue reading California Bans “Easter Bunny” Sales in New Animal Welfare Law

Dogs Trust launches chocolate awareness campaign for Easter

Dogs Trust today launched an awareness campaign after conducting a survey which revealed that more than 10% of pet dogs given chocolate intended for humans became ill.Nearly a quarter of these required urgent veterinary treatment, and around 8% died as a result of eating the confectionary.The new Chocs Away! awareness drive aims to highlight the tragic consequences … Continue reading Dogs Trust launches chocolate awareness campaign for Easter