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December 2012

New Zealand dogs learn to drive through SPCA

The SPCA is promoting its rescue dogs in New Zealand by training several of them to drive special little cars. It’s odd. It’s strange. But they might be better drivers than a few people I often encounter in my home town. Their skills will be put to a test in a live broadcast on December […]

An Animal Welfare Quote to Start the Day

Thanks to my brother for passing the following along in an e-mail, through Wordsmith.org. “Mankind’s true moral test, its fundamental test (which lies deeply buried from view), consists of its attitude towards those who are at its mercy: animals. And in this respect mankind has suffered a fundamental debacle, a debacle so fundamental that all […]