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Animal Rights: Animal Rights, cons of animal testing, pros of animal testing
cons of animal testing, pros of animal testing, pros and cons of animal testing: Haley, I think the best person to read would be Wesley J. Smith s book A Rat is a Pig is a Dog is a boy, how Animal rights diminishes humanity. He has a chapter that explains why animal testing is so critical to responsible medicine and why the animal...

Animal Rights: animal abuse, abuse animals, animal abuse
abuse animals, animal abuse, animal testing: Hi Brianna, I apologize for the delay in answering - I ve been really busy. Here are a couple of websites that will help with your research: http://www.vivisection.org (animal testing) http://www.humanesociety.org http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VIjanhKqVC4...

Animal Rights: animal experimentation
Michael, I am not an expert in animal experimentation, here is a website that is: http://www.vivisection.org Food animals, in the U.S. alone are rising above TEN BILLION animals slaughtered each year. The living conditions are horrid: Please see:...

Animal Rights: animals, fur animals, horrific deaths
fur animals, horrific deaths, zoo animals: Samantha, This is a very broad question because all animals are abused. As far as deaths, chickens and farm animals are the most abused due to the 10 billion that die horrific deaths each year in the US alone. Fur animals are abused, zoo animals, dogs,...

Animal Rights: Chemical, stress hormone cortisol, domestic farm animals
stress hormone cortisol, domestic farm animals, puberty in girls: Hi Debbi, Here is the information I found on this subject: While many consumers have been made aware of the problems with meat from animals who have been given hormones, most are not aware that hormones also enter the meat naturally through the bloodstreams...

Animal Rights: Controversial question, vegan diets, kinds of cheeses
vegan diets, kinds of cheeses, omnivorous diet: H Gerald, Sorry for the delay in answering. I use a lot of forums to connect with other like minded people... mostly Face Book as of recent. I am not sure how to answer you on veganism, but you probably didn t eat correctly if you didn t thrive. I ve...

Animal Rights: project research, biblical theology, university of canterbury
biblical theology, university of canterbury, human wildlife: The evidence concerning the use of animals for improvements to medicine for humans and animals is unquestionable. I suggest you read Wesley Smith s book. My book only addresses a Biblical theology of human-wildlife relations which is the more fundamental...

Animal Rights: animal abuse, serious crimes, violence begets violence
serious crimes, violence begets violence, serial killers: Hi Rashida, All I can say is that the FBI did a study on serial killers, and they were cruel to animals as youngsters. Violence begets violence - and a violent person has no compassion for others. Research that FBI study - it should answer your question...

Animal Rights: Dog Owners Rights, continual harassment, false allegations
continual harassment, false allegations, dogs barking: Hi, I am not a lawyer and don t know the laws in your area, so I can t really tell you anything with respect to that. What it does sound like is she s dying and probably uncomfortable and is partly taking it out on an enemy (you). What reasons did...

Animal Rights: Owner Rights and Responsibilties, animal control officer, problematic issue
animal control officer, problematic issue, female cat: Free-ranging cats is a serious and problematic issue in the U.s. Unfortunately, the cat lobby is extremely powerful and will fight any requirement that says cats must remain on one s own property. I suggest talking to your animal control officer about the...

Animal Rights: anthrozoology..., human animal bond, human animals
human animal bond, human animals, animal subjects: Hi Nuyo, I can t tell you much about the declawing of cats, I don t know enough about it - but if you use the argument in any animal cruelty situation that these animals feel pain, joy, sadness - all of the same emotions as human animals do - and that they...

Animal Rights: anthrozoology..., scratch pad, litter box
Animal Rights: anthrozoology..., scratch pad, litter box, paws

Animal Rights: Hunting, wipf and stock, animal rights groups
wipf and stock, animal rights groups, pros and cons of hunting: I would suggest visiting state and provincial wildlife agencies. They will have plenty. Then visit animal rights groups web sites. Just be sure you distinguish between hunting and poaching. My book doesn t deal with hunting as much as a more controversial...

Animal Rights: Animal rights speeches, captain paul watson, harp seals
captain paul watson, harp seals, animal rights movement: Hi Marie, Good for you for choosing such a great topic! I have a couple of resources for you. I understand that Gary Yourofsky has a lecture tour therefore you could contact him and ask for a copy of one of speeches. He can help in most areas of animal rights....

Animal Rights: Animal testing, animal rights, animal testing
animal rights, animal testing: If you are adopting a consequentialist ethic on the issue of animal testing then the evidence is overwhelmingly in favor despite the screeches of the animal rights protest industry. Just visit http://www.amprogress.org/ they will give you all you need....

Animal Rights: when to put down a dog, christina chambreau, wolf hybrid
christina chambreau, wolf hybrid, expid: Hi James, If the dog is healthy then I certainly wouldn t put him down. Did you give the vet all of these details? If the vet is not helping you with this issue I would suggest finding a new vet. I m not sure if this behavior has anything to do with senility...

Animal Rights: neighbor dog to skinny, dogs food, local animal
dogs food, local animal, chelsey: Hi Chelsey, Please call your local Animal Shelter and ask that they send out an investigator. No dog should suffer or starve. It could be that the neighbor is feeding the dog but it may have a medical problem that needs attention. Calling in the humane...

Animal Rights: rights on pavement use, dog, neighbor
dog, neighbor, threat: Hi Karen, After reading your e-mail, it doesn t sound like you are doing anything wrong. You have a right to walk your dog on leash on a public walkway. I m sorry that happened to you. I get many e-mails from people who have problems with neighbors. Some...

Animal Rights: Interview?, history day project, animal testing
history day project, animal testing, peta: Hi Jenna, I personally don t do interviews but I m sure you can find someone at PETA who is willing to help. I have included a link to their contact page. You can look through the list and choose what fits your needs best. I would also contact PCRM. They...

Animal Rights: Interview, writing a research paper, animal testing
writing a research paper, animal testing, peta: Hi Rachel, I personally don t do interviews but I m sure you can find someone at PETA who is willing to help. I have included a link to their contact page. You can look through the list and choose what fits your needs best. I would also contact PCRM. They...

Animal Rights: Food With Integrity, factory farming, appleton wisconsin
factory farming, appleton wisconsin, growth hormones: Hi Belle - I am so happy you wrote! I will be happy to answer your questions, and will also direct you to some pretty interesting websites to further educate you on this important topic. 1. Factory farming effects consumers in so many ways it is almost...

Animal Rights: Our Animals, euthanizing animals, animal torture
euthanizing animals, animal torture, domesticated pets: Hi Amanda, Thanks for contacting me! What you are experiencing is what I like to call an awakening . It is the time that realization sets in that what you are eating, lived, breathed, had children and a mother, and is a sentient being, that should not...

Animal Rights: school project, animal rights, animal rights protest industry
animal rights, animal rights protest industry, Stephen M. Vantassel: My expertise is wildlife. I have no idea where you live as I don t know where hunting high school is. Note that proper nouns should be capitalized, including the personal pronoun, I and, the beginning of sentences. I don t agree with animal fighting...

Animal Rights: my dog, domestic animals, farm animals
domestic animals, farm animals, volpe: Hi Jazzy The only expertise I have on this subject is something that a friend did when he faced the same problem. I am not an expert on domestic animals, only farm animals, however, he - first, never looked the dog in the eyes. Second, when he was around...

Animal Rights: animal testing, animal rights activist, animals in the world
animal rights activist, animals in the world, health and nutrition: Angela, Since I am not an animal testing expert, I can t answer without some research - research you could do on your own, starting with: http://www.vivisection.org - they should be able to answer most of these questions.... I really wish I could branch...

Animal Rights: Zoo's, genetic mix, new babies
Animal Rights: Zoo's, genetic mix, new babies, coauthor

Animal Rights: Zoo's, henry doorly zoo, henry doorly zoo in omaha ne
henry doorly zoo, henry doorly zoo in omaha ne, antelope park: Your question assumes a number of elements that are ungrounded. Who said that the zoo s lack sufficient space for breeding programs? Zoos are not natural so even if they have acreage they are still unnatural, if they were natural they wouldn t be zoos. ...

Animal Rights: Animal cruelty, hatching eggs, egg industry
hatching eggs, egg industry, meat animals: Hi Sandra, Congratulations on at least being vegetarian - but the natural evolution is to the vegan diet if your reasons for not eating animals is a compassionate one. Animals that are raised for milk, and eggs are seriously abused, and have longer...

Animal Rights: Animal Testing, animal testing
animal testing: http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/ Animal testing has produced information that helped us save millions of lives (human and animal). If animal right protest industry advocates really cared about reducing animal testing on things considered...

Animal Rights: animal, baby pigs, animals farm
baby pigs, animals farm, domesticated animals: Hi Lola, Well - my credentials are listed on my biography here on this site. Animals should have laws that protect them against cruelty. Dogs and domesticated animals do, but not farm animals. Farm animals, such as baby pigs, can be thrown against...

Animal Rights: Animal cruelty, free eggs, free range chickens
Animal Rights: Animal cruelty, free eggs, free range chickens, bovine somatotropin

Animal Rights: Amish horses, amish horses, amish farmers
amish horses, amish farmers, animal rights group: Hi Mitzi, I know that many cruel acts hide behind religion, which infuriates me - however the Amish have started exercising their legal rights against cruelty, http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/pets/Amish_dog_breeder_files_federal_suit_over_cruelty_charges.html...

Animal Rights: Animal Testing, medical testing
medical testing: It isn t for the human. Animals suffer in some tests. But the question is are humans more valuable than animals. I say yes. Then given that premise, what is responsible testing? Animal rights protest industry advocates regularly decry the use of animal...

Animal Rights: Animal Testing and Research, pros and cons of animal testing, cons of animal testing
pros and cons of animal testing, cons of animal testing, personal care products: Hi Aubrey, I am not an expert in animal testing, although I think I might have to brush up on the data, because I get so many of these questions. I focus on animals raised for food - fast food, diet, health, and factory farms and slaughterhouses - the...

Animal Rights: animal cruelty, food animals, fellow beings
food animals, fellow beings, factory farming: Zoe, Animal farming, such as intense factory farming is one of the most inhumane and hidden atrocities ever bestowed on living, sentient beings. To get an idea of what these animals endure, please see: http://www.meat.org/video-2.asp I think that...

Animal Rights: My dogs and my own rights, two puppies, dog catcher
two puppies, dog catcher, animal control: Hi Krystal, I am not an expert on dogs, however from reading your post, all I can say is thank God for Animal Control. You cannot, absolutely can not have dogs on chains or lines - it is inhumane. They can easily get hung up and hang themselves and...

Animal Rights: My dogs and my own rights, tina, lol
Animal Rights: My dogs and my own rights, tina, lol, breaking the law

Animal Rights: abused bison, animal rights groups, senator mccain
animal rights groups, senator mccain, ash fork: Cheryl, I m shocked - I m about 20 minutes away from Ashfork. I ll make some calls, and get back to you, however, I d rather talk on the phone. Please send me a phone number I can reach you - or email. I am going to do some research immediately. ...

Animal Rights: animal rights, food work, proverbs
food work, proverbs, animal rights: They are God s creatures. God loves animals. We are able to use animals for food, work, pets, to enjoy in nature. We are not to be unnecessarily cruel to animals. To kill when necessary, as quickly and painlessly as possible (ie not trying to torture)....

Animal Rights: about the reply you sent to James in 3/26/2007, animals in captivity, connor johnson
animals in captivity, connor johnson, s college: Hi Connor, That fact was taken from the website http://www.captiveanimals.org. Unfortunately, they have changed the webpage since 2007. However, I m sure if you write to them they will be able to give you the information you are requesting. For the Animals,...

Animal Rights: school project, value of hunting, trapping
value of hunting, trapping, shooting: Yes, hunters, trappers, and fisherman have spent millions if not billions of dollars to fund wildlife conservation and land protection. Certainly, sportspeople help manage wildlife populations. Unfortunately, due to the animal rights protest industry,...

Animal Rights: Animal Rights Q's from The Other Side, dairy bulls, artificial insemination
dairy bulls, artificial insemination, dairy bull: Hi Karin, Your comment I don t believe in animal rights either, since if animals had rights they d have the right to vote for the government, which they don t and cannot is non-insightful and uneducated to say the least. See: The emotional lives of animals,...

Animal Rights: Animal Rights Q's from The Other Side, artificial insemination, questioner
Animal Rights: Animal Rights Q's from The Other Side, artificial insemination, questioner, chip on my shoulder

Animal Rights: research paper, lb bales, bales of hay
Animal Rights: research paper, lb bales, bales of hay, hay loft

Animal Rights: research paper, animal rights groups, meat consumption
animal rights groups, meat consumption, wreaking havoc: HI Becky, Great research paper, we need more like this one! The main cause for the drop, although I believe it is much higher than 12.2%, might want to check that number - is first, the major recall s of beef, and other tainted food. Recent pink slime...

Animal Rights: Animal Behavior, marc bekoff, intelligent beings
marc bekoff, intelligent beings, animal behavior: Hi Maddie, I can only give opinion here as my focus is more on animals raised for food, their plight and veganism... however my opinion is that having any deeper knowledge of animals can only help the message. Animals are highly sensitive, instinctual...

Animal Rights: Animal Behavior, animal psychology, advanced science
Animal Rights: Animal Behavior, animal psychology, advanced science, animal behavior

Animal Rights: Raising food animals, animal agriculture, food animals
Animal Rights: Raising food animals, animal agriculture, food animals, wrong person

Animal Rights: Raising food animals, food animals, beautiful creatures
food animals, beautiful creatures, vegan: Hello McKayla, I would love to go into detail about how food animals are raised, but I am sending you a video instead, mostly because it is so detailed I actually wrote a book about it - Fast Food Craze but this should answer most of your questions. ...

Animal Rights: sugar, artificial sweeteners, calorie sweetener
artificial sweeteners, calorie sweetener, beet sugar: Hi Sara, You are right, sugar in its refined form is not always vegan. In processing it is put through a charcol filter usually made with charred bones from animals. The safest bet is to stick with raw sugar or agave nectar. Man made sweeteners?...

Animal Rights: cross lab /pit, birmingham dogs home, dangerous dogs
birmingham dogs home, dangerous dogs, dog warden: Hi, I really don t know much about UK law as it pertains to dogs. If there are any animal attorneys in your area you can contact, or any dog groups that know the laws there that might help you, I d say that would be the next step. They may know some things...

Animal Rights: Neighbors "pet" squirrel, pet squirrel, fish and wildlife
pet squirrel, fish and wildlife, wild animals: I doubt holding a squirrel is legal. You can check by contacting your state s division of fish and wildlife. They can tell you what wild animals can be taken for pets, if any. Then you can decide whether you want to report him. He would likely just be told...

Animal Rights: The most moral herbivorous animal
Animal Rights: The most moral herbivorous animal

Animal Rights: The most moral herbivorous animal
Hi Rick, This is a question I have difficulty answering because I m not a mammal or emotional expert on animals. What I do know, though, is many herbivores are moral and loving, such as the cow, elephant, horse, gorilla and so many others. They do not...

Animal Rights: How to do the least amount of harm possible (in eating), animals and plants, pleasure and pain
animals and plants, pleasure and pain, volunteer work: Hi Rick, I think that this is a very moral decision on your part, and doing the least harm, or Ahimsa is the most responsible and ethical way to live your life, not to mention the path to health on so many levels. However, doing no harm is a difficult...

Animal Rights: How to do the least amount of harm possible (in eating), raw veggie diet, berries and nuts
Animal Rights: How to do the least amount of harm possible (in eating), raw veggie diet, berries and nuts, pesticide application

Animal Rights: NEED ASAP, extremist views, dogs and horses
Animal Rights: NEED ASAP, extremist views, dogs and horses, democratic world

Animal Rights: NEED ASAP, sentient beings, volpe
sentient beings, volpe, animal rights: HI Trynity, I have no idea how to answer this, or what direction you wanted me to go, however, if it is just my opinion on Animal Rights it is this: Animals have feelings and emotions that parallel humans. They feel love for their babies, they feel...

Animal Rights: Animal Testing, advances in medicine, t effect
advances in medicine, t effect, animal testing: 1. Only if the animals being used are threatened or endangered. Otherwise, research doesn t effect the environment at all. 2. People are always more important than animals. 3. Advances in medicine would be hindered and more people would be injured by bad...

Animal Rights: Animal Testing
Animal Rights: Animal Testing

Animal Rights: Rabbits, angora rabbits, personal religious beliefs
angora rabbits, personal religious beliefs, rabbit owner: Hi, I am not familiar about rabbit practices in Germany. It is sad that some animals have short lives because they are destined for food or other products, and I would understand you being from India rabbits may be one of the animals you wouldn t consider...

Animal Rights: Animal Cruelty, journalism class, abused animals
journalism class, abused animals, dogs cats: Hello SoEun: I m happy you are doing such an important project. The animals and I thank you. Here are some details: ∑ What is your view on animal cruelty: Cruelty should not be happening anywhere in the world. Since we evolved from animals,...

Animal Rights: Animal Cruelty, animal liberation front, bear cubs
Animal Rights: Animal Cruelty, animal liberation front, bear cubs, deliberate acts

Animal Rights: Difference between AR and AW, gestation crates, slippery slope
gestation crates, slippery slope, battery cages: Hi Karin - Tough question, believe it or not... there are tremendous amounts of variations to both of these, but the basics are that animal rights are just that - if they don t they SHOULD have specific rights, similar to us humans that have rights, but...

Animal Rights: animals right
Both questions are somewhat complex. Sorry for the delay. First, people think cute animals deserve protection because of the same reason why people treat pretty people better than ugly ones. It is just part of our fallen nature. Second, people hunt...

Animal Rights: Animal rights
Hi David, Great Topic to choose! I think you ask great questions but they are general and the topic is enormous. I suggest that you narrow your topic and select an organization and write to them about a specific animal rights issue, campaign or a concern...

Animal Rights: Stopping Animal Abuse and Cruelty, carnism, melanie joy
carnism, melanie joy, animal rights: Hi Julian, I agree there is much too much animal cruelty in this world. However, making decisions that affect animals in a positive manner is our first step to stopping these actions. For me it was adopting a vegan lifestyle and becoming a much more active...

Animal Rights: dogs in korea
Hi, Melodie, I understand that your dogs are precious to you but not all cultures treat dogs a pets. Just as people in India don t eat burgers but we do. I think it s important to avoid being prejudiced against cultures that eat different foods than we...

Animal Rights: Animal Rights
1. They shouldn t have rights. 2. Depends on your definition. By mine, a lot less than animal rights activists think. 3. The reasons vary, often it s due to misplaced anger or misplaced love. 4. If animals were given rights we would lose the ability...

Animal Rights: Efficient (yet humane!) way to get rid of mice
Maria, Your opposition to snap traps makes your request here extremely difficult. It s like asking a surgeon to get rid of cancer but don t use a scalpel to remove the tumor. First. Seal holes in your home 1/4 inch or larger. Google my name and rodent...

Animal Rights: Efficient (yet humane!) way to get rid of mice
Animal Rights: Efficient (yet humane!) way to get rid of mice

Animal Rights: Animal Rights
1. Reading and engaging the issue. 2. I am not an activist for animals. I think the animal rights protest movement is both anti-environmental and anti-human. 3. read my publications. Google my name. Stephen M. Vantassel 4. NO. because people don t read...

Animal Rights: Abuse??, horse whip, humane organization
horse whip, humane organization, visible signs: Dear Samantha: Yes, hitting a dog is definitely abuse. I do not know if it is considered illegal, though, unfortunately. And, when it comes to walks, many people just leave their dogs in yards & it is legal. However, they are required to make sure...

Animal Rights: Aggresive dog, obediance training, pecking order
obediance training, pecking order, nips: This doesnt strictly fall under animal rights but I have worked with dogs for many years so I think I can help. From what you have said it sounds as though your problem is that your dog sees himself as the top dog in your house and thinks he has to protect...

Animal Rights: Agressive Dog, willing friend, petsmart
willing friend, petsmart, hip surgery: Dear Bernard: How sad your little one has had so many challenges. It will be important for you to find a very humane behaviorist/trainer to work with you on socializing & training him with other dogs. Because he is little it is unlikely he will cause...

Animal Rights: Animal Harassment, animal control officer, finnish spitz
animal control officer, finnish spitz, dalmatian puppy: Hello Helen, The only thing that I can suggest to you is to stop taking your animals over to that house. The Animal Control officer is right when it comes to their rights about feeling protected in their own yard even though in this case, it is just a...

Animal Rights: Animal Help, appointment time, medical arena
appointment time, medical arena, time emergency: Hello Mike!! This is a summary of what I processed from your question, and I hope that I am right. You are trying to say that veterinarians do not want emergency people in the field because it cuts into their bottom line meaning typical everyday tasks such...

Animal Rights: Animal Rights, animal welfare group, animal rights activist
animal welfare group, animal rights activist, animal rights group: I an only answer questions pertaining to UK laws as i have no knowledge of the US. ALL animal rights activists are over-reacting. Many of the things they say are cruel really arent. They protest against farming when really its as nice a life for a cow in...

Animal Rights: Animal Rights, emotional nightmare, agriculture state
emotional nightmare, agriculture state, mary randolph: Hi, First let me express my deepest sympathies for you, I am so terribly sorry for your loss. Losing a puppy like that must have been an emotional nightmare and I feel for you. My first thought is to contact your local humane society as they are well versed...

Animal Rights: Animal Rights, animal rights groups, sophisticated alternatives
animal rights groups, sophisticated alternatives, horrific acts: Dear Thomas, I believe scientists test products on animals because of a ďfear factorĒ. They think products must be animal tested or humans will suffer and this suffering will result in a product liability lawsuit. Now, there are companies who sell products...

Animal Rights: Animal Rights, welfare standards, farming systems
welfare standards, farming systems, game birds: i dont know the annual cost of slaughtering animals - but if it wasnt profitable it wouldnt be done. Farmers keep the animals until they reach the desired weight. This has to be less than 30 months for cattle and is usually less than a year for all animals....

Animal Rights: Animal rescue project, nichola, animal rescue
nichola, animal rescue, wonderful person: Nichola, I think that your a wonderful person to care for animals as much as you do...we definately need more people like you and I in this world don t we?! Anyway, of course you can email any questions or concerns you d like. Good luck! Richelle :...

Animal Rights: Animal rights, ontario spca, toronto ontario canada
ontario spca, toronto ontario canada, normal body temperature: I agree, leaving pets in locked cars on a hot day is stupid and dangerous. I looked around the Ontaria Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) website and found this: ďSince dogs have only a limited ability to sweat, even a short time in...

Animal Rights: Animal rights, human interference, animal welfare
human interference, animal welfare, cruelty to animals: Well the first and most important issue is definining what constitutes cruelty to animals. Like the rainbow, not all animal rights individuals agree. Additionally, the public and even some AR adherents confuse the distinction between animal welfare and animal...

Animal Rights: Animal rights + film making, animal welfare organization, screen actors guild
animal welfare organization, screen actors guild, american humane association: Hello Maureen!! I am not familiar with the making of the film To Kill a Mockingbird and whether or not they really did shoot the dog or not nor could I find any information dealing with the filming. The American Humane Association has overseen movie sets...

Animal Rights: Animal rights, dog fur coats, import laws
dog fur coats, import laws, animal rights: Unfortunately, I believe the importing of dog fur coats has been stopped. I am not sure it is illegal. But the pressure brought by animal rights protest industry activists has certainly caused stores to stop buying it and making it available. If memory serves,...

Animal Rights: Animal Shelters, ethical treatment of animals, euthanizing animals
ethical treatment of animals, euthanizing animals, napa california: Hello, thanks for your question, I m very sorry about the delay in answering (Easter and all that stuff). As for the situation you ve described, I find myself angered yet unsurprised. Unfortunately, this happens all the time, and most animal shelters have...

Animal Rights: Animal Statistics, animal welfare act, aphis usda
animal welfare act, aphis usda, animal statistics: HI, I am unaware of any released or compiled statistics for 2005. I can certainly provide you with the latest stats available. The first link provided below should give an idea of how many animals were used in experiments. Its important that you realize...

Animal Rights: Animal Testing, formal credentials, computer simulations
formal credentials, computer simulations, testing on animals: Hi Allison, unfortunately I am not a quotable expert on this. I m just a guy who volunteers to discuss this, but I have no formal credentials or anything that would make me a source for a research paper. My opinions to your questions: 1) yes and...

Animal Rights: Animal Testing, health magazine, animal testing
health magazine, animal testing, magazine article: As far as I have always known, Redken has tested on animals. If they do not state on the bottle that this product is not tested on animals then it is more likely that they do than don t. Redken does test its final products on animals and it has no agreement...

Animal Rights: Animal Testing Conditions, google toolbar, toobar
google toolbar, toobar, search bars: Hello again Ashley! Here s a trick. Go to http://www.surf-from-work.com/ After the site loads, there is two search bars. One that says Google search and one that just says surf now in red letters. Do not use the Google toolbar and use the toolbar that...

Animal Rights: Animal Testing and Experimentation, writing a research paper, proctor and gamble
writing a research paper, proctor and gamble, animals in research: Hello Lesly!!! It is hard to say whether animal testing has become more widespread or has lessened over the years. The number of animals tested on each year is approximately 100 million and the number seems to stay that way, however, when you look at PETA...

Animal Rights: Animal Testing is a good thing, innocent animals, benefit of the doubt
innocent animals, benefit of the doubt, animal testing: Dear Jake: What s sad here in addition to animal suffering is that unfortunately, you believe the people who tell you that testing on & eating animals is necessary & beneficial for people. From the anger I hear in your email it sounds like your mind...

Animal Rights: Animal Testing, animal testing, ginger
animal testing, ginger, supervision: The only statement that signifies that a product was not tested on animals is if it clearly states not tested on animals on the product bottle that you are buying. Although a bottle may state that a product was not tested on animals doesn t mean that the...

Animal Rights: Animal testin, dangerous side effects, liver failure
dangerous side effects, liver failure, kidney failure: Animal testing is highly controversial. Animal testing has proven to be effective, although at the same time, has been proven the very opposite. More than half of the 198 new medications released between 1976 and 1985 were either withdrawn or relabeled secondary...

Animal Rights: Animal testing, aubrey organics, makeup and beauty products
aubrey organics, makeup and beauty products, qvc: Hello Megan! I had to do some research to answer your question. I personally am not familiar with many brands of organic makeup but I did end up finding a few companies that are not only natural and organic, but are also free of animal cruelty as well. The...

Animal Rights: Animal testing, animal testing, animals
animal testing, animals, science: Hello Reginald! Unfortunately, I cannot help you with your debate considering I do not tolerate the thought of animal testing. I find animal testing to be unreliable science due to differences in genetic make up in comparison to both humans and animals. ...

Animal Rights: Animal testing in cosmetics, proctor and gamble, proctor gamble
proctor and gamble, proctor gamble, testing on animals: Lindy, First off thank-you for caring about testing! There is a website where you can actually type in the product name and find out if they test on animals... just go to the following website, then go to the top left of the page and clikc on Who is and...

Animal Rights: Animal testing in cosmetics, draize eye test, swollen eyelids
draize eye test, swollen eyelids, eye irritancy tests: Susan, Thank-you for the great question, and I d love to be quoted for your article! First off, always remember the name Proctor & Gamble --- the largest animal testing company alive to this day. They test their products on animals, from lipstick to tampons....

Animal Rights: Animal testing research interview, reproduction rate, word population
reproduction rate, word population, research interview: Hello MaKayla! The most common animal that is tested on the most is the mice because of its low cost, ease of handling and fast reproduction rate. Mice share 99% of their genes with humans making them the best model to use when it comes to disease inheritance....

Animal Rights: Animal testing, animal expert, animal testing
animal expert, animal testing, answering the question: I won t be much help to you. All I can say is: People DONT care. If anyone cared about animals, animals wouldn t be going through all the terrible crap they go through everyday. The problem? People are heartless, and do not realize that animals are better...

Animal Rights: ASPCA, animal rights organizations, proper pet care
animal rights organizations, proper pet care, mission orange: Hello Pam! The ASPCA is an organization that acts similar to that of the Humane Society as well as most animal rights organizations. Their whole mission is to to provide effective means for the prevention of cruelty to animals. The ASPCA has many programs...

Animal Rights: TWO ATTEMPTED BITES IN NINE YEARS, health food stores, vegetarian dog food
health food stores, vegetarian dog food, natures recipe: Hi Karl: First, I m very sorry for the delay in answering. It is fairly common that some dogs will get aggressive with possessions, but as you stated, he is not with his food or toys. It is extremely common that certain kinds of bones will cause more...

Animal Rights: alpha dog, energetic dogs, avon lady
energetic dogs, avon lady, obedience training: Hi Tina: I will give you some recommendations here, however, to learn them better, you definitely need to start doing humane obedience training w/your dog, in addition to giving him lots of exercise to get rid of excess energy. Huskies are EXTREMELY energetic...

Animal Rights: animal abuse/cruelty, pet law, animalls
pet law, animalls, pet abuse: Hi Wayne, I know of a couple of sites that might be helpful to you. If the sites don t have the answers you need, e-mail them because they might have some readily available statistics for you. http://www.pet-abuse.com/ http://www.pcrm.org/resch/ http://www.pet-law.com/...

Animal Rights: animal abuse/cruelty, pets dogs, dogs and cats
pets dogs, dogs and cats, pit bulls: Hello! From question one through four vary depending on each individual. Abuse to an animal can range from beating your animal to keeping your animal outside in 20 below weather for days. Many pets are malnourished and some are even forced to perform in fighting...

Animal Rights: animal abuse/cruelty, guinea pigs, cats and dogs
guinea pigs, cats and dogs, animalls: Ok, a lot of questions and I will try my best to answer them. 1) Any type of animal can be abused and the degree of abuse varies considerably from neglect to actually deliberate harm. In some cases the owners do it out of ignorance of the pets needs because...

Animal Rights: animal abuse, domesticated animals, exact figures
domesticated animals, exact figures, exact numbers: I don t know exact numbers. I also don t know what scale you are talking about. Just in America, or worldwide? Are you including every single animal in existence or just domesticated animals? What are you considering to be abuse? Your questions are...

Animal Rights: animal career, orphan animals, happy animals
orphan animals, happy animals, place animals: Christyl, To be honest, I am as young as you, and I feel the exact same way as you. I would also love to raise orphan animals. Everything you just wrote is exactly like me, accept I m a waitress...(pretty close to the same anyway) Honestly, I can t help...

Animal Rights: animal creulty / zoo, longleat safari park, zoo research
longleat safari park, zoo research, marmoset monkeys: Hi Jack Let me start off by saying that I do not believe we have the right to use any animal for entertainment purposes. Animals do not like to be snatched out of their natural environment and placed in a strange enclosure any less than you or I would....

Animal Rights: animal cruelty, animal protection groups, compassionate vegan
animal protection groups, compassionate vegan, animal activists: Dear M: First, I apologize for the delay. I was just informed that you sent your question previously & I never received it. In general, unfortunately, neither president would represent the animals the way I or other animal activists would like - you...

Animal Rights: animal cruelty in zoos, homework projects, educational purpose
homework projects, educational purpose, animal cruelty: Hi Jack, I can t really help you much as I don t know a lot about particular issues at zoos. I also am not really a source for someone to quote in a school paper. Apart from the fact I generally don t do homework projects for people. The questions you...

Animal Rights: animal cruelty in zoos, zoo research, marmoset monkeys
zoo research, marmoset monkeys, uk campaigns: Hi James, Another student just asked me a very similar question. I am coping my response to him below. However, I am also adding several links that express cruelty in zoos. http://www.buyhard.fsnet.co.uk/animalcruelty.htm http://www.animalliberation.org.au/zoos.php...

Animal Rights: animal cruelty, animal cruelty society, calling the animals
animal cruelty society, calling the animals, cruelty prevention: Hi Cassie, For sure this is a case in which you should be calling the animals cruelty prevention team! My mother has called before for the exact same reason, and they got in trouble. They maybe took one of the dogs away, I can t remember. Yes, you should...

Animal Rights: animal overpopulation, animal overpopulation, pet overpopulation
animal overpopulation, pet overpopulation, google: Absolutely! Check out these sites for more information: http://www.hsus.org/pets/issues_affecting_our_pets/pet_overpopulation_and_ownership_statistics/ http://www.spotsociety.org/ http://www.idausa.org/facts/overpopulation.html http://vetmedicine.about.com/cs/diseasesall/a/petoverpopulatn.htm...

Animal Rights: animal rights, cats in jars, hoax
cats in jars, hoax, photo shop: I think what you are referring to is Bonsai Cats - thankfully this website is actually a hoax set up with some clever photography and extensive use of photo shop. There are not actually any cats in jars. The sole purpose of the website is to upset people...

Animal Rights: animal rights, animal rights groups, hunt saboteurs
animal rights groups, hunt saboteurs, fox hounds: You want the statistics and websites to back up my (entirely true) facts. here you go then. check out these websites. http://www.cdfe.org/peta_watch.htm http://brianoconnor.typepad.com/animal_crackers/2004/03/reactionaction.html http://www.animalscam.com/index.cfm...

Animal Rights: animal rights, animal research, animal testing
animal research, animal testing, galen: Hello Birttaney and Briella! Animal research was first documented in the third and fourth century BC (Greek). Galen, whom was also known as the father of vivisection disected pigs and goats in second century Rome. I hope this answers your question :...

Animal Rights: animal rights vs profit?, animal rights activists, inhumane treatment
animal rights activists, inhumane treatment, business terms: Hello Michael!!! With all due respect, I didn t quite understand this quote, however I will try to interpret this quote and give you the best answer or explanation that I possibly can. From what I understand, the expert was trying to express that the farmers...

Animal Rights: animal rights,, primate relatives, albert schweitzer
primate relatives, albert schweitzer, different religions: It depends on what you mean by saying right to kill animals . So there are some answers to that. a) religion. Different religions look different at animal killing. Check http://www.jesusveg.com/links.html for info about vegetarianism/animal killing in different...

Animal Rights: animal tested products, safeway brand, spray adhesives
safeway brand, spray adhesives, sticky tapes: Tracey, First off, good luck with your business. I would have to say that any company that would want your business would tell you any info on their product that you would request. I am not sure I would be comfortable working with a company that didn t...

Animal Rights: animal testing, health food stores, ethical treatment of animals
health food stores, ethical treatment of animals, experimenting on animals: Dear Prisma: 1) There is NEVER an acceptable reason to do animal testing. Animals, like humans have every right to live a life of health & happiness. Our society encourages disease & unhealthy living as easily seen every day with advertising for unhealthy...

Animal Rights: animal testing, favorite organization, lab animals
favorite organization, lab animals, animal testing: Hi Sarah, My favorite organization against animal testing is www.PCRM.org. This would be the best place to start. Also, feel free to read my past answers to other animal testing questions. I include stats in these answers. http://en.allexperts.com/q/Animal-Rights-2716/animal-testing-8.htm...

Animal Rights: animal testing, physicians committee for responsible medicine, alternatives to animal research
physicians committee for responsible medicine, alternatives to animal research, wash soap: Hello Stevie! The question if animal testing is necessary or not lies within whomever you are talking to. This question is quite controversial. Some would agree that animal testing is essential for the safety of our products while some believe in alternatives....

Animal Rights: animal testing, buety, animal testing
buety, animal testing, animal rights: The thing is, I can t do your homework for you, but you can ask me questions about the subject and I ll help you. There aren t positives for animal testing. They say it helps people, but it has been proven that animals and people aren t the same, and it stuffs...

Animal Rights: animal testing., proctor and gamble, outdated methods
proctor and gamble, outdated methods, animal test: Iím very happy to hear that you choose not to support animal testing. One day, hopefully soon these outdated methods will soon be replaced with more efficient and safer testing methods that do not torture animals. Personally, I buy all of my pain relief products...

Animal Rights: animal testing, ringwood heights primary school, animal rights activists
ringwood heights primary school, animal rights activists, hello steph: Hello Steph!! Animal rights activists believe that animal testing is inhumane, inconclusive and extremely senseless. Many people argue that animal testing is vital for humans, for we can find out how certain substances like bleach, shampoo, cosmetics ect....

Animal Rights: animal testing, wilkpedia, animal testing
wilkpedia, animal testing, medical schools: Hello HeatherAnn, As of today, animal testing has hit a 14 year high. I am confused on what statistics you are looking for but I can answer that It is estimated that 50Ė100 million animals worldwide are used annually and subsequently killed in scientific...

Animal Rights: animal testing, barbary apes, nerve bundles
barbary apes, nerve bundles, rete mirabile: Hello Veralidaine! Of course, I had to do some research of my own added with some things that I already know to be able to answer this question. Vivisection actually began as early as the 17th century. Among the first to perform experiments on living animals...

Animal Rights: animal testing:, quantum pharmacology, medical discoveries
quantum pharmacology, medical discoveries, traditional doctors: Hi Kate, There are many medications and medical discoveries that are not the result of animal experimentation. However, many of the drug companies do test on animals. They may not specifically use animal extermination for each and every medication but they...

Animal Rights: animal testing, physicians committee for responsible medicine, huntington life sciences
physicians committee for responsible medicine, huntington life sciences, alternatives to animal research: Hi James, I promote alternatives to animal research, and I do not believe you can equate cruelty and abuse with positive effects. Every day, animals are burned, cut, maimed, addicted to drugs, starved, and given fatal diseases, often with no anesthesia....

Animal Rights: animal testing, lab animal magazine, animal welfare act
lab animal magazine, animal welfare act, zebra fish: HI Santana, I am sorry for my late response. I thought I had placed my profile on vacation mode but I received several questions while I was away. Please view my response to your questions below. To answer your question I have included an excerpt from...

Animal Rights: animal testing, new shampoo, animal test
new shampoo, animal test, t test: Hello Drew!! When it comes to companies that animal test their products, I usually rely on PETA s list of Companies that do and don t test on animals . Aveda currently does not test on animals, however, to be entirely sure, I would make sure that it...

Animal Rights: animal testing in cosmetics, animal rights organizations, animal rights activist
animal rights organizations, animal rights activist, eye irritancy tests: Hello Merrill!!!! Testing cosmetics on animals is actually becoming more unpopular in recent days. Banning tested cosmetics on animals is actually under way throughout Europe and already is banned in the Netherlands, UK, and Belgium. Strong public backlash...

Animal Rights: Is animal testing justified?, fda drug recall, palm springs california
fda drug recall, palm springs california, alternatives to animal testing: Hello Maria! This link, although is hard to understand due to a large variety of scientific words and explanations, is exactly what you are looking for. http://www.jimmunol.org/cgi/content/full/172/5/2731 I hope that I helped in your essay process!...

Animal Rights: animal testing page, laundry soap, toilet paper
laundry soap, toilet paper, animal testing: Hi Linda: Again, thank you so much for notifying this site. Unfortunately, I cannot do anything to change what may be listed elsewhere on this site, however, I hope that our letters are made public so others have the opportunity to learn about this. ...

Animal Rights: animal testing questions, orange glo international, chesebrough ponds
orange glo international, chesebrough ponds, reckitt benckiser: Hello Aleks, Well I am actually not exact to how you want me to answer this question. Are you asking which companies test on animals, and where they perform their experiments and research or are you asking what kind of profession do these people hold and...

Animal Rights: animal testing, philosopher rene descartes, phamaceutical companies
philosopher rene descartes, phamaceutical companies, federal food drug: Rhiannon, Thank-you very much for such a great question. First off, I d like to say that Proctor and Gamble are huge on animal testing. But please please please visit this page..at the bottom it shows many many companies that test on animals: http://www.allforanimals.com/cruel1.htm...

Animal Rights: animals testing, lab animal magazine, animal welfare act
lab animal magazine, animal welfare act, zebra fish: Hi Brittany, I hope I understand your question. I ll do my best to answer it. I have included excepts from Peta and a past response to another person with similar questions. Please read below. An industry overview from Peta: The vivisection industry...

Animal Rights: on animals, compassionate lifestyle, health ethics
compassionate lifestyle, health ethics, different reasons: HI Shirley, I apologize for the late response, I am actually on vacation which I indicated on the experts website but it looks there were some technical issues. I have tried to respond to your question. If you would like some additional information Iím...

Animal Rights: Where if anywhere can I report....., water snakes, stagnant pool
water snakes, stagnant pool, inhumane conditions: Hello Tia.... This matter is the most difficult question that I was ever asked, only because you live in a country in which there are virtually no laws against animal cruelty. The only thing that it prohibits is against killing endangered species. HOWEVER,...

Animal Rights: Baby Bunnies, baby bunnies, wild bunnies
baby bunnies, wild bunnies, faq sections: Don t do anything!!! Please, leave the babies alone for the time being. Call animal control to assess the situation, but don t interfere just yet. I ll give you some links that may help you out: http://www.rabbit.org/faq/sections/orphan.html http://www.hopperhome.com/wild_bunnies.htm...

Animal Rights: Badgers, badgers, wild animal
badgers, wild animal, pests: I m not quite sure I understand exactly what you mean. A badger invading a garden would be classes as a nusciance but they are not legally classed as pests because they are protected. You can take measures to keep them out of the garden, such as fences and...

Animal Rights: Bestiality, animal rights issue, same sex marriage
animal rights issue, same sex marriage, mockery: I feel this is a mockery question, however I will answer this anyways. I m sure if animals can consent to anything, the whole animal rights issue would be entirely different. Would beastality then be acceptable if they could consent? That question is like...

Animal Rights: Bird welfare, vet care, parrot shop
vet care, parrot shop, veterinary attention: I hope you have some luck. I ve emailed the ASPCA on this matter and they suggested that you should try taking photos of the birds and their living conditions, in particular the feather plucking which if left untreated could be fatal. The feather plucking...

Animal Rights: Buying and Selling Pets, dogs and cats, pet cats
dogs and cats, pet cats, great dogs: Hello, There is only one place that I know of. It is www.pet-classifieds.com I would not recommend buying pets online though. You can find many great dogs and cats at animal shelters. Unless there is a specific reason you want to buy or sell oline, I do...

Animal Rights: baby bunny, glass aquarium, outdoor cats
glass aquarium, outdoor cats, baby rabbit: HI Sherry, Itís great to know there are other animal lovers out there who take the time to care for an animal in need. I am glad you cared enough to save this poor bunny. Personally, if I were in this situation, I would call the wildlife specialist and...

Animal Rights: bad vet, united states humane society, veterinarian degree
united states humane society, veterinarian degree, matter what kind: Hello Andre! Unfortunately, everyone makes mistakes no matter what kind of degree you hold. Even doctors make mistakes sometimes on patients. It most definitely can be a tragic situation, but in your case, thank goodness it was just a false gender identity....

Animal Rights: badgers, place animals, moral statement
place animals, moral statement, animal welfare: Hi Ross, I generally only answer serious questions, but I will make an exception for yours to serve as an educational service to others on this board. Apparently you did not pick this up from my personal info. I also think you re lumping me in with...

Animal Rights: beef morals, dirty conditions, organic beef
dirty conditions, organic beef, morals: Organic can sometimes imply better treatment, because steer raised without antibiotics, hormones, etc. will by necessity have to live in less crowded and less dirty conditions. However, that s not always the case, and simply being labelled organic does not...

Animal Rights: Capturing stray/feral dog with puppies, massachusetts citizens, golden retriever
massachusetts citizens, golden retriever, spending time: My first comment would be do you know what risks you are exposing yourself too? Have you received training and equipment so that you can protect yourself and your family? If the answer is yes. Then I would suggest trapping her, rather than spending time...

Animal Rights: Carnivore animal-rightists, world wildlife fund, absolute horror
world wildlife fund, absolute horror, animal crackers: Hi Geoff check out these websites. http://www.cdfe.org/peta_watch.htm http://brianoconnor.typepad.com/animal_crackers/2004/03/reactionaction.html http://www.animalscam.com/index.cfm http://www.animalrights.net/ http://www.naiaonline.org/body/articles/archives/Stop_Animal%20_Rights_Terrorists.htm...

Animal Rights: Chained Bears, dancing bears, painful infections
dancing bears, painful infections, india www: Hi Angela, There are some countries that do still use dancing bears . I believe it is most popular in India, however Indonesia and Pakistan also use them. It is now illegal in India now but the laws are not enforced and this horrible abuse still continues....

Animal Rights: Chemical Labs, cultured human cells, palm springs california
cultured human cells, palm springs california, salmonella typhimurium: Hello Courtney, Considering the fact that many companies no longer or never have tested on animals answers the question of even ARE there any effective alternatives to animal testing? The most recent animal testing alternatives are as follows:(source:Altweb)...

Animal Rights: Chihuahua versus Toddler, strict supervision, phone computer
strict supervision, phone computer, computer etc: Hi Bill: I do not know the circumstances that your dog has bitten your child, however, I m guessing that possibly your child has approached your dog, rather than your dog just went after your child. It is extremely common that dogs will bite babies approaching...

Animal Rights: Complaining Neighbors, harrassed, neighbors
harrassed, neighbors, dogs: First, before your rights with your neighbors are addressed, I need to let you know that more info would be helpful such as: It sounds like your dogs are living outside. If this is the case, it is common to have barking problems. Dogs left outside (or...

Animal Rights: Complaining new neighbors, new neighbor, first encounter
new neighbor, first encounter, county dispatch: Dear Laura: First, I apologize for the delay. I thought I had already answered this. First, I highly recommend that you also contact PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) and some local humane societies. I recommend local as they would...

Animal Rights: Complaining new neighbors, new neighbor, first encounter
new neighbor, first encounter, county dispatch: Dear Laura: Again, I apologize very much for the delay. I m just catching up with emails & finally had time to read this. This is definitely a very sad story of inability of humans to get along. It sounds like your neighbors do not like dogs & are...

Animal Rights: Condo Association hates my dog!, condo association, fiance
condo association, fiance, nuisance: Hello Stacie! The only answer that I could give you pertaining to your dogs rights about this situation is quite simply there isn t any. The Condo Association is under no obligation to make it simple for a dog to go to the bathroom. Is this really nice...

Animal Rights: Condominium rules regarding cats, condominium rules, female cat
condominium rules, female cat, peta: If this rule has been passed then i m afraid there is not much you can do about it. Try looking at it in a positive way. Here is a link to a site that explains why this new law has been passed and why it could help protect your cat. http://www.peta.org/Living/at-fall2000/cats.htm...

Animal Rights: Cow Milk, pregnant cow, milking cow
pregnant cow, milking cow, milking cows: Hello Wes, I apologize for the delay, but I thought I had answered the question, but apparently not... The reason drinking cow s milk is considered wrong is because of the way certain dairies handle the milking cow. These dairies force insemination of...

Animal Rights: Coyotes Executed in San Francisco, animal rights groups, animal protection institute
animal rights groups, animal protection institute, golden gate park: Oh, I am sure there are plenty of animal rights protest industry groups who will be willing to take your money and your time to fight this action from ever happening again. If you want to find an animal rights protest industry group, I would suggest...

Animal Rights: My cat will not let me sleep, aluminum foil, water bottle
aluminum foil, water bottle, alum: Hi, Obviously your cat is desperate for attention (not that your not giving it to her). I have always found out that it is very difficult to change a cat s mind. My cat had done the same thing about 3 years ago. You re right, locking her in a room does...

Animal Rights: cats, north seattle, cat posts
north seattle, cat posts, animal foundation: Hi Leesa: I would recommend getting a very good scratching post. You can order one from either: Felix Katnip Tree Co 3623 Fremont Ave North Seattle, Washington 98103 206-547-0042 or: Tree House Animal Foundation 773-784-5488 or 5477 1212...

Animal Rights: chaining a dog, dogs health, companion animal
dogs health, companion animal, amazing animals: Hi Sakshi Iím glad to hear you have rescued animals, and it sounds like your dog receives exercise which is very important to a dogís health. Although you live in very close quarters, I agree tying up this dog is not the best solution. Has the dog been...

Animal Rights: city dogs and gen info, city dogs, tiny apartments
city dogs, tiny apartments, enforcement capabilities: Well, I don t know if you ve ever seen Animal Precinct on Animal Planet, but the ASPCA has law enforcement capabilities and they have a large headquarters in NYC. The thing is, a lot of these dog owners take very good care of their pets. Between dog parks,...

Animal Rights: class speech, animal rights activist, senseless deaths
animal rights activist, senseless deaths, strange substances: Sarah, Hello! Animal cruelty is most definitely a sensitive topic that most people do not or will never understand. For the most part, if you argue your views correctly, most people learn to respect it. Of course, as an animal rights activist as yourself...

Animal Rights: closing down zoos, natural habits, tea parties
natural habits, tea parties, animal lover: Some zoos give their animals very little room to move. They keep the animals in very small cages. Some do not feed the animals properly and some treat the animals like humans so they always have to be cared for and could never ever survive in the wild. Chimps...

Animal Rights: crate, morning workout, fabulous life
morning workout, fabulous life, safer place: Dear Lori: I agree with crating if used properly. It sounds like you are. I d also like to add that it s extremely beneficial to give your dog a great workout BEFORE you leave for work in the morning. I know some people do not have time for that...

Animal Rights: cruelty in zoos, animal rights organizations, hunger and thirst
animal rights organizations, hunger and thirst, prey animal: In order to fully answer your question I need more information on your angle. Are you talking about cruelty in zoos in the middle east/Asia, south America etc? Are you looking at the progress that has been made in the UK and US in the last few decades taking...

Animal Rights: Is this cruelty?, boxer pup, upstairs neighbor
boxer pup, upstairs neighbor, humane organization: Hi Debbie: I m not quite sure what happened here. I know I answered this question previously, however, it s showing that it did not go through. I apologize for the delay. First, thank you very much for your help in not allowing animal abuse & reporting...

Animal Rights: Declawing, ethical treatment of animals, softclaws
ethical treatment of animals, softclaws, people for the ethical treatment of animals: Hi Dayna: This is a question I ve not been asked before but I have a few thoughts on the subject. I agree with u that I do not like to declaw cats & avoid it if at all possible. I should also ask if your birds ever get out for exercise & if so, where?...

Animal Rights: DIGGING, dumb friends league, flower beds
dumb friends league, flower beds, female boxer: Hi Lindsey: Digging is a common problem for dogs left outside. I will suggest some things here but also want to refer you to a great website: www.ddfl.org Dumb Friends League (I can t recall exact name). I ve copied some of there info below. Any website...

Animal Rights: Dissection, oil of olay products, oil of olay
oil of olay products, oil of olay, proctor gamble: Stef; Of course all companies who sell poor animals for dissection purposes treat the animals as objects; as if they aren t alive and they don t have feelings. Two words: PROCTOR & GAMBLE = harsh animal testers. THey make a VARIETY of things from tampax...

Animal Rights: DOG MESSING IN THE HOUSE, occasional accidents, whining puppies
occasional accidents, whining puppies, early stages of pregnancy: Dear Hana Correa: First, I apologize for not responding sooner. My work schedule has been extremely busy. You mention a couple of things I feel concerned about. 1) The fact that she s having accidents. She should definitely be taken to a vet &...

Animal Rights: DOG'S RIGHTS...RAN OVER WHO IS REPONSIBLE, dogs head, acre tract
dogs head, acre tract, time isnt: Dear Tim: I already answered this question. I apologize if for some reason it did not go through. This can depend on certain things such as: - was this truck scheduled to be in your yard by you at that time? - was your yard enclosed & these people...

Animal Rights: DOGS, police policies, police procedures
police policies, police procedures, deadly force: Hi Tracy, I am sorry to hear about what happened to your dog. To be perfectly honest, I can t answer your question with a direct answer because I think there are multiple legal questions associated with it, and I m not a lawyer. I think what I would...

Animal Rights: Dog Buried In Front Yard, jamison pa, best bet
jamison pa, best bet, garage floor: Hi Debbie, HI, After doing a little research, I found this site: http://www.dogsdeservebetter.com. Ironically, their home is in PA. They have many reps that you may want to call to find out specifically what you can do to help this dog (see list below)....

Animal Rights: Dog biting, best guess, dear marie
best guess, dear marie, formal complaint: Dear Marie: I have several questions that may help you answer your own questions: 1) If you did not see what happened, why do you believe that your dog bit your neighbor? (I m assuming your neighbor said your dog did, but why would you believe your neighbor...

Animal Rights: Dog and Dog Owner rigths., chronic nuisance, barking dogs
chronic nuisance, barking dogs, court decisions: You can go to SPCA can give you alot of information. You can also go to Yahoo.com and put dog ownership or dog complaint false in the Yahoo search box and it can give you more information. Some New court decisions have established that police departments...

Animal Rights: Dog Food, vegetarian dog food, natures recipe
vegetarian dog food, natures recipe, vitams: Hi Teresa: I am so sorry to hear about your last dog. Losing an animal I feel is much harder than losing a human friend. Animals are our best friends. Regarding my personal opinion on dog food. As I love ALL animals (not just dogs), I ve chosen to...

Animal Rights: Dog snapped at 6 month old, fulfilled life, orthopedist
fulfilled life, orthopedist, great dog: Hi Catie: Thank you. This info is very helpful. However, I do not know what FHO surgery is but you ve explained enough that I understand the situation better. Continuing with behavior problem techniques will also help such as: - sit & wait for:...

Animal Rights: Dog, rspca, local council
rspca, local council, death threats: Under what circumstances? Why is your dog out on the street anyway? Has he done anything to annoy this person? I would try to talk to this person and negotiate with him. Explain that you fully appreciate his concern and explain why your dog is on the street....

Animal Rights: Dogs Out In The Heat, good dogs, heat stroke
good dogs, heat stroke, veternarian: Tom, Thank you for writing. You have an interesting case being that the owner of the two canines is working within the police department. You will need to reach out to non-profit organisations to get the ball rolling. Each state has different laws...

Animal Rights: Dogs in Korea, companion animals, poor animals
companion animals, poor animals, scare tactics: Hi Lisa, Believe me when I say you are far from being alone in your thoughts. Our reaction to the horror that animals endure is far from dramatic. What°¶s scary is when people don°¶t react, when they don°¶t care that this cruelty exists. We, should ask,...

Animal Rights: Dogs, golden retrievers, animal control
golden retrievers, animal control, several times: I would suggest contacting a lawyer. You may have grounds for civil action. Video taping the events couldn t hurt. Document all the times you called animal control. Talk to the owners too may be a solution. There is always a letter to the newspaper as well....

Animal Rights: Drowning cats, veterinarians, veterinarian
veterinarians, veterinarian, animal rights: I m also sure that there are certain farmers and veterinarians (along with many other people) who drowned cats as a convenient way to get rid of them, and there probablly are still people that do. As for written documentation, however, I can t say that I know...

Animal Rights: Dying chicks for easter, animal welfare society, animal cruelty laws
animal welfare society, animal cruelty laws, joint stock company: Hello Holly!! As far as each individual state law goes pertaining to animal cruelty, I am not familiar with, however, I did find the statutes for animal cruelty laws in Missouri as follows: 78.005. Definitions As used in sections 578.005 to 578.023, the...

Animal Rights: dilemna about spaying/ neutering, prey animal, natural predators
prey animal, natural predators, male cats: You know, I ve struggled with the same thing. But here s my thinking on it... I believe in letting my cats live as natural a life as possible. I feed them a biologically appropriate raw diet, but I don t let them kill their own food. Why? Because putting...

Animal Rights: dog aggressive behaviour, pet overpopulation problem, cancer tumors
pet overpopulation problem, cancer tumors, male dogs: Hi Tamar: I m surprised your dog is not neutered if you adopted her from a shelter. This is a separate issue but neuter/spay can be important for many reasons. It can be beneficial with preventing certain cancer/tumors & some aggression. And, it s so...

Animal Rights: dog agression, little dogs, prevention of cruelty to animals
little dogs, prevention of cruelty to animals, small dogs: Dear Jennifer: I will give u my thoughts here, however, I would like to recommend also that you contact a behavior counselor to work with u in your area. Please make sure whomever u contact is very humane (possibly your local animal shelter can help u...

Animal Rights: dog bit my daughter, daughter sunday, border collie
daughter sunday, border collie, pitbull mix: Dear Patricia: There are many things happening here. First, it s important for your family to learn what causes dogs to become aggressive & how to prevent aggression. Breed does not matter. All dogs can become aggressive - just like people if we re...

Animal Rights: dog biting, male german shepherd, dear ann
male german shepherd, dear ann, warrent: Dear Ann: There is more info that would help me better answer your question. You say your dog was Kept loose on 13 acres . Does this mean it was not totally fenced? If the area was fenced & also had signs of No Trespassing I would think that you...

Animal Rights: dog buying, pet overpopulation problem, dog license
pet overpopulation problem, dog license, control organization: Hi Josh: I previously answered this. Possibly it did not go through. I apologize for the delay. The only thing you need for your dog in most states is a dog license which you would get from your local animal care & control organization. You are...

Animal Rights: dog meat, animal rights groups, dogs as pets
animal rights groups, dogs as pets, lot of nerve: Hi Paul, I completely agree with you that in a country where eating meat is legal there are restrictions on the TYPE of meat that have nothing to do with public safety and are ruled on pure emotion. Horse, dog and cat meat has long been banned in most western...

Animal Rights: My dog is pregnant so how do I stop the accidents in the house., red dapple dachshund, military wife
red dapple dachshund, military wife, poopie: Dear Danielle: There are many issues here. First, I never recommend dogs getting pregnant & I highly recommend spay/neuter. So many issues with that alone from S/N lessens the risk of tumors & more &, of course, breeding is contributing to the enormous...

Animal Rights: dog ran over by propane company...liability?, propane company, small claims court
propane company, small claims court, lawyer questions: Ultimately this is a question for a lawyer. Questions you have to find out is whether there is a leash law in your community. Second, what laws regarding vehicles and dogs are there. For example, is there a difference between liability of hitting a dog in...

Animal Rights: dog rights, unwanted persons, dog bite
unwanted persons, dog bite, dog owner: Hi Crystal, Iím sorry to hear that you and your dog are possibly being harassed. Laws vary by state. You may want to call your local humane society and ask if there are any laws specific to your situation. However, if there are unwanted persons on your property...

Animal Rights: dog shootings, public nuisance, stray dogs
public nuisance, stray dogs, drastic measures: I can t shed any light on the specifics of your situation. Shooting can be a humane form of killing as explained by the AVMA standards. I think it is commendable whenever cities work to enforce leash laws while saving the city money for the human needs....

Animal Rights: my dog, truck description, taping system
truck description, taping system, sun bath: Hi Lara, well, your dog is YOUR dog, techincally you own him and he is your property and responsibility. You also therefore have the right to protect him. I certainly would call the police about this guy trying to steal your dog. Give them a description...

Animal Rights: Where do the dogs go??, pomeranian puppy, precious pup
pomeranian puppy, precious pup, health decline: Hi Emily. Its great to hear from someone who has a genuine interest in animal welfare. Your bachelors in business will actually stand you in excellent stead for a career in the animal welfare field. As a business graduate you will be ideally placed to...

Animal Rights: dogs biting dogs, vet bill, vet bills
vet bill, vet bills, city environment: Hi Shannon, I m not a lawyer so I can t say if it s legal. Anyone can threaten to do something. He probably was a little emotional at the time, which I guess I can understand. I wouldn t probably threaten to put the other person s dog down (unless they...

Animal Rights: dogs left in cars, hot days, spca
hot days, spca, bylaw: I know that in many southern states it is illegal, but I m not sure about new York. However, if the dog is suffering or something, then it s illegal anyways because it s causing an animal to suffer. If the police won t help, you should contact your local SPCA...

Animal Rights: my dogs and i need "HELP", ethical treatment of animals, phone sessions
ethical treatment of animals, phone sessions, people for the ethical treatment of animals: Hi Chris I do not have access to your email the way I receive this. Hopefully you re checking back here for response. And, I am unable to do phone sessions here. However, I d like to recommend that you contact PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment...

Animal Rights: dogs, gentle leader collar, energetic need
gentle leader collar, energetic need, crazy steven: Hi Steven: Yes, Border Collie s are energetic & need a job. Practice retrieving balls, toys, etc. as much as possible EVERY day for about 1-2 hours each day minimum. Also, work with him with Gentle Leader collar & sign up for some basic obedience...

Animal Rights: domestic or wild, wild baby rabbit, domestic rabbits
wild baby rabbit, domestic rabbits, hamster cage: Well, if it is a wild rabbit, it could very well be illegal to keep it. It all depends on your state s laws. Wild animals should be kept wild and many states have mandated that fact by law. It is also dangerous to people who lack training to keep wildlife...

Animal Rights: ducks, arco gas station, animal control center
arco gas station, animal control center, placentia ca: well, ducks do fly, and it s possible they were just exploring and flew away afterwards. However, if the ducks were injured or otherwise unable to leave, the animal control center is responsible for their safety. They re paid from tax dollars and if they re...

Animal Rights: Endangered animals, endangered animal species, information technology class
endangered animal species, information technology class, endangered animals: Your paper topic is a little outside my expertise. So let me give you a couple of ideas. Here are somethings we must do to protect endangered species: First, protect habitat. Without habitat it is impossible to maintain the species. Second, raise the value...

Animal Rights: Exploiting animals because of their lack of moral potential, animal rights activist, smartest animal
animal rights activist, smartest animal, blue whale: Hello Lativian! Of course I both agree and disagree with his statement, however, for the most part I disagree. It is hard to debate with such an influential philosopher from Columbia while I am only an animal rights activist but I can assure you that my...

Animal Rights: Exploiting animals because of their lack of moral potential, long periods of time, experience fear
long periods of time, experience fear, nonhuman animals: Hi Latvian, I am unfamiliar with the cognitive nature of humans and animals and I am not familiar with Markies work however from this statement I would disagree that using animals for research and agriculture for human benefit is acceptable. Iím not sure...

Animal Rights: Exploiting animals because of their lack of moral potential, biblical stewardship, improper advantage
biblical stewardship, improper advantage, nonhuman animals: Hi, I guess I may not be the best person to ask this, I don t approach this issue from the same viewpoint. It sounds like Markie uses secular morals/reasoning to justify his viewpoint. The problem is that other people use secular arguments to justify...

Animal Rights: eggs, free range hens, battery hens
free range hens, battery hens, five freedoms: Battery farms being cruel is actually a common misconception, consider the following There are five freedoms with regards to animal welfare 1) the freedom to express normal behaviour 2) the freedom from pain or disease 3) the freedom from hunger or thirst...

Animal Rights: ethical reason to turn veggie, benefits of veganism, animal slaughter
benefits of veganism, animal slaughter, compassionate lifestyle: Hi Robb, First let me thank you for caring enough about the animals to inquire about the cruelty that surrounds them. Adopting veganism is the first step to living a compassionate lifestyle. I adopted veganism because I refused to support and contribute...

Animal Rights: ethical reason to turn veggie, plant communication, brain patterns
plant communication, brain patterns, dead plants: I am vegetarian but I am also an animal rights activist. When you speak to an animal rights activist, we believe that animals are entitled to possess their own lives. We reject the concept that animals are merely capital goods or property intended for the...

Animal Rights: How to explain to others, time andrea, core reason
time andrea, core reason, care groups: Hello Andrea, Sorry I was gone for the weekend and this is the first time I have been able to respond back to you. First off, congrats on going meat-free. I was sort of like you... I liked meat, but didn t eat a lot of it and once I started to do work...

Animal Rights: Feline blood, information thanks, thanks for your time
information thanks, thanks for your time, good luck: Jallison, You have a very nice name. Anyway, I am definately not an expert in this area, but I can refer you to a website that I know of. Other than that, I don t think I will be of much help. http://www.nwlabs.co.uk/LFNews68-sept.PDF Good luck! Richelle...

Animal Rights: Fishing, animal rights groups, rubber worms
animal rights groups, rubber worms, brim: No it s really not. Fish have the same pain sensors we do - however their brains are not developed in the same way and pain doesn t register in the same manner. Most pain relays in fish only go as far as the spinal cord so they never get to the brain and...

Animal Rights: Foot and mouth disease, foot and mouth disease, question thanks
foot and mouth disease, question thanks, foot and mouth: I wondered the same thing. My only guess, and it is a guess is that the animal could be infected before showing signs of the disease. So throwing away the animal reduces the risk. For they probably fear eating an animal that is infected but hasn t shown signs...

Animal Rights: Fraudulent Humane Societies?, animal liberation front, animal rights groups
animal liberation front, animal rights groups, ethical treatment of animals: Hi Liz, Its great that you donate to so many animal related charities - its something I wish far more people would do. There are too many animal rights organisations to list that take money for purely political funding but as a genreal guideline it is best...

Animal Rights: Animal rights + film making, fishing line, imdb
Animal Rights: Animal rights + film making, fishing line, imdb, gregory peck

Animal Rights: Animal Testing is a good thing, animal testings, poor animals
Animal Rights: Animal Testing is a good thing, animal testings, poor animals, animal killer

Animal Rights: Animal testing, body scrubs, organic products
Animal Rights: Animal testing, body scrubs, organic products, t test

Animal Rights: Animal testing, animal rights activists, animal testing
Animal Rights: Animal testing, animal rights activists, animal testing, medical benefits

Animal Rights: Animal testing in cosmetics, animal testing, roadkill
Animal Rights: Animal testing in cosmetics, animal testing, roadkill, animals

Animal Rights: Animal testing in cosmetics, l oreal, body shop
Animal Rights: Animal testing in cosmetics, l oreal, body shop, raw ingredients

Animal Rights: animal rights, local police department, possesion
Animal Rights: animal rights, local police department, possesion, state troopers

Animal Rights: animal testing., peta animal, google
Animal Rights: animal testing., peta animal, google, support animal

Animal Rights: animal testing, animal testing, apes
Animal Rights: animal testing, animal testing, apes, veins

Animal Rights: Bestiality, sexual advance, bestiality
Animal Rights: Bestiality, sexual advance, bestiality, animals

Animal Rights: bad vet, open cage, dangerous objects
Animal Rights: bad vet, open cage, dangerous objects, caretaker

Animal Rights: beef morals, organic animals, organic beef
Animal Rights: beef morals, organic animals, organic beef, hormones

Animal Rights: Chihuahua versus Toddler, euthanasia, thr
Animal Rights: Chihuahua versus Toddler, euthanasia, thr, bottom line

Animal Rights: Complaining Neighbors, local animal, animal control
Animal Rights: Complaining Neighbors, local animal, animal control, camera system

Animal Rights: Complaining new neighbors, neighbors, aclu
Animal Rights: Complaining new neighbors, neighbors, aclu, martha stout

Animal Rights: Complaining new neighbors, bark collar, dog lovers
Animal Rights: Complaining new neighbors, bark collar, dog lovers, dog owners

Animal Rights: Cow Milk, veal calves, cow elk
Animal Rights: Cow Milk, veal calves, cow elk, dairy bulls

Animal Rights: My cat will not let me sleep, taking a nap, playful cat
Animal Rights: My cat will not let me sleep, taking a nap, playful cat, hyper mode

Animal Rights: class speech, animal testing, medical effects
Animal Rights: class speech, animal testing, medical effects, alternatives to animal testing

Animal Rights: cruelty in zoos, elephants in captivity, hunger and thirst
Animal Rights: cruelty in zoos, elephants in captivity, hunger and thirst, freedom from fear

Animal Rights: DOG MESSING IN THE HOUSE, poor woman, fella
Animal Rights: DOG MESSING IN THE HOUSE, poor woman, fella, fiance

Animal Rights: Dog and Dog Owner rigths., divider, fence
Animal Rights: Dog and Dog Owner rigths., divider, fence, neighbors

Animal Rights: Dog snapped at 6 month old, dogs, month old baby
Animal Rights: Dog snapped at 6 month old, dogs, month old baby, cocker spaniel

Animal Rights: Dogs in Korea, rabies virus, korean organizations
Animal Rights: Dogs in Korea, rabies virus, korean organizations, puppy mills

Animal Rights: dog meat, meat consumption, intelligence level
Animal Rights: dog meat, meat consumption, intelligence level, brutal treatment

Animal Rights: dogs biting dogs, quarentine, dangerous animal
Animal Rights: dogs biting dogs, quarentine, dangerous animal, animal control

Animal Rights: domestic or wild, hamster cage, domestic rabbit
Animal Rights: domestic or wild, hamster cage, domestic rabbit, hamster

Animal Rights: eggs, animal right activists, intensive farming
Animal Rights: eggs, animal right activists, intensive farming, egg farms

Animal Rights: ethical reason to turn veggie, secret life of plants, human gender
Animal Rights: ethical reason to turn veggie, secret life of plants, human gender, human emotions

Animal Rights: two feral dogs, feral dogs, leash parks
Animal Rights: two feral dogs, feral dogs, leash parks, interactions with other people

Animal Rights: feral dogs, thay, animals
Animal Rights: feral dogs, thay, animals

Animal Rights: Good organizations to support, parents
Animal Rights: Good organizations to support, parents

Animal Rights: hunting, innocent animals, preditor
Animal Rights: hunting, innocent animals, preditor

Animal Rights: IAMS & Procter & Gamble, s c johnson, procter and gamble
Animal Rights: IAMS & Procter & Gamble, s c johnson, procter and gamble

Animal Rights: Isolate wild carnivores to save lives, acidic, saliva
Animal Rights: Isolate wild carnivores to save lives, acidic, saliva, biology teacher

Animal Rights: invertebrates, bug trapper, six foot
Animal Rights: invertebrates, bug trapper, six foot, creatures

Animal Rights: Kaci's death, vet bills, state animals
Animal Rights: Kaci's death, vet bills, state animals, hurry

Animal Rights: KITTENS IN JARS!!!, animal lover, joke
Animal Rights: KITTENS IN JARS!!!, animal lover, joke, bonzai kittens

Animal Rights: keeping dog at home, fence gates, invisible fencing
Animal Rights: keeping dog at home, fence gates, invisible fencing, invisible fence

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Animal Rights: Medical Testing on Animals, animal testing, email
Animal Rights: Medical Testing on Animals, animal testing, email

Animal Rights: Neighbors Dog & my rights, animal control center, private property
Animal Rights: Neighbors Dog & my rights, animal control center, private property, imminent domain

Animal Rights: neighbor harrassing false complaints, neighbor, fence
Animal Rights: neighbor harrassing false complaints, neighbor, fence, dogs

Animal Rights: An odd question, battery chickens, vegetarian animals
Animal Rights: An odd question, battery chickens, vegetarian animals, baby chicks

Animal Rights: Pit Bulls, sweet dogs, bad rap
Animal Rights: Pit Bulls, sweet dogs, bad rap, pits

Animal Rights: Pit bull mix breed, tug toys, c liu
Animal Rights: Pit bull mix breed, tug toys, c liu, shock collar

Animal Rights: Pony Rides in LA, griffith park, torture
Animal Rights: Pony Rides in LA, griffith park, torture, animals

Animal Rights: Pros and Cons of being a vegiterian, high calorie foods, animal fats
Animal Rights: Pros and Cons of being a vegiterian, high calorie foods, animal fats, vegetarians

Animal Rights: Protecting my dog against an attack, boating section, wallmart
Animal Rights: Protecting my dog against an attack, boating section, wallmart, air horn

Animal Rights: pet put to sleep, animal crulty, egsist
Animal Rights: pet put to sleep, animal crulty, egsist, animals

Animal Rights: police shot and killed my dog in front yard of my house, fair oaks ranch tx, fair oaks ranch
Animal Rights: police shot and killed my dog in front yard of my house, fair oaks ranch tx, fair oaks ranch, vet bills

Animal Rights: my puppy lab/ pit bull mix, pit bull mix, pit bulls
Animal Rights: my puppy lab/ pit bull mix, pit bull mix, pit bulls, large breed dogs

Animal Rights: REAL FACTS, silver spring maryland, primate laboratory
Animal Rights: REAL FACTS, silver spring maryland, primate laboratory, animal usage

Animal Rights: rabies testing, brain tissue, rabies
Animal Rights: rabies testing, brain tissue, rabies, heaven

Animal Rights: Second Question from Debbie Jones, aniamls, huskie
Animal Rights: Second Question from Debbie Jones, aniamls, huskie, answers to the questions

Animal Rights: Stray cat trapping, animals cats, setting the trap
Animal Rights: Stray cat trapping, animals cats, setting the trap, domesticated animals

Animal Rights: can save birds used in cockfighting?, gameness, birds
Animal Rights: can save birds used in cockfighting?, gameness, birds

Animal Rights: Trapping and relocating of pet cats, domestic cats, feral cat
Animal Rights: Trapping and relocating of pet cats, domestic cats, feral cat, domestic cat

Animal Rights: Vegan, absolute rubbish, omega oils
Animal Rights: Vegan, absolute rubbish, omega oils, plant sources

Animal Rights: Vegetarianism!, good luck, point of view
Animal Rights: Vegetarianism!, good luck, point of view, mom

Animal Rights: Wildlife Warriors, undercover investigations, ridiculous statement
Animal Rights: Wildlife Warriors, undercover investigations, ridiculous statement, s enterprises

Animal Rights: Is wspa a good charity?, family member, animal rights
Animal Rights: Is wspa a good charity?, family member, animal rights, perception

Animal Rights: factory farms, farm sanctuary, factory farming
farm sanctuary, factory farming, animal fur: Hi, It sounds like you watched PETAís video about factory farming. This is a very disturbing video and unfortunately a very real example of the horrible situation farm animals must endure everyday of their lives. There are 10 billion Food animals (not...

Animal Rights: Is it a felony in the state of, ethical treatment of animals, innocent animals
ethical treatment of animals, innocent animals, humane organizations: Dear Donna: I do not know if it is a felony or not, however, if you know for a fact that someone tortured your dog I would DEFINITELY report it to the police & your local animal control &/or animal humane society. Contact all the local humane organizations...

Animal Rights: two feral dogs, feral dogs, wild dogs
feral dogs, wild dogs, wire crates: Your question is beyond my expertise as my experience centers with wildlife. I think it is admirable that you want these dogs treated properly. But I am concerned at 1. the amount of work you are putting yourself through and 2. the potential risks as these...

Animal Rights: feral dogs, animal rescue team, poison treatment
animal rescue team, poison treatment, garbage cans: Hi Benita: I am very sorry. I thought I had answered your question before. It sounds like you are doing a great job with feeding, giving pill for ticks & all the love. Is there any chance you have a yard or there is anyone who lives near the area they...

Animal Rights: fianacial assistance, animal health care, wind pipe
animal health care, wind pipe, pipe system: i d really like to help your dog, but all money i have now is 2 (in dollars). but i checked some sites and stuff and that s what i got: http://imom.org/fa/ helps ppl help animal. they take applications for financial help form the 15 of april. Have you...

Animal Rights: Giant Flemish(PLEASE ANSWER QUICKLY), gi stasis, lop rabbit
gi stasis, lop rabbit, gastrointestinal tract: Hello Samantha! Although I have a lop rabbit of my own, I am not really familiar with the hard stomach situation. I, however, do know that rabbits can suffer from GI stasis due to stress, dehydration, pain from an underlying disorder, intestinal blockage,...

Animal Rights: Good organizations to support, prisoners of greed, puppy farms
prisoners of greed, puppy farms, puppy mill: Hi thanks for choosing me as your allexpert today. I would agree with your friend that an organization battling to stop puppy farms is a good thing to support. This organization seems to be on the level and is doing good work rescuing dogs from puppy farms....

Animal Rights: Is My Hamster Sick?, loss of apetite, stomach blockage
loss of apetite, stomach blockage, pelleted food: First, the head twitch. I ll give you some information that I found on a website (http://www.petwebsite.com/health.htm) that may or may not help. The only thing I found related to ears was this: A hamster suffering from an ear infection shows lack of co-ordination...

Animal Rights: Hamster, ear infection, hamster
ear infection, hamster, hamsters: Hello Britney, I apologize for my delay with responding to your question, but I was away from my computer for a few days... I want to let you know that your hamster probably has an ear infection and you need to get him to the vet to have him treated...

Animal Rights: Hello.., how to become an animal cop, working with animals
how to become an animal cop, working with animals, aspca: Hi Jessica, Good for you!! I truly admire anyone who wants to dedicate their lives to helping animals. Especially a person who wants to fight cruelty. I would suggest contacting your local SPCA or you could write to the ASPCA and ask them about where you...

Animal Rights: Hello Ms Andy! Because you..., animal rights group, matthew scully
animal rights group, matthew scully, dan quayle: Hi Luke: You picked a perfect quote. This quote is the first part in the cover of a wonderful book that I highly recommend called: DOMINION The Power of Man, the Suffering of Animals, and the Call to Mercy by: Matthew Scully. Just a bit about Matthew...

Animal Rights: Hello, different kinds of pets, different kinds of animals
different kinds of pets, different kinds of animals, rabbit person: I apologize in advance for being long-winded :) There are a lot of pets out there, and each is suited for a different type of person. For myself, I am a cat and rabbit person. I don t really like dogs, for several reasons, but instead prefer the personalities,...

Animal Rights: Hi. Can you help me answer my research question, e mail address, corrosion testing
e mail address, corrosion testing, canterbury university: Hi Melanie - You didn t give your e-mail address, so hopfully you will get this okay. I don t know a lot about testing skin products, but I know there is a LOT out there. I Googled animal skin irritation testing and this is what I came up with: http://www.invitroderm.com/...

Animal Rights: Hi,I'm wondering if you..., urine odor remover, ethical treatment of animals
urine odor remover, ethical treatment of animals, nice furniture: Hi Shannon: Very sorry it took so long to answer. As I do not know what you ve already tried I can do my best to give some suggestions. If u need more info I recommend my favorite extremely knowledgeable group: People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals...

Animal Rights: Hi there, animal control officer, animal advocate
animal control officer, animal advocate, poor dogs: Hi Matt, There may be a city ordinance or town/state law prohibiting you from trying your dog up in a public area. I donít know where you live so it is difficult for me to say either way. However, you can contact your local animal control officer or SPCA...

Animal Rights: Horses, blizzard conditions, animal doctors
blizzard conditions, animal doctors, horse abuse: Hi Kyle. I have to be honest. I live in New Zealand so I dont know the laws where you live. We have very strict laws here. It doesnt sound so good for the horse next door. Do you have an animal rescue place or any group set up for the safety of animals. I...

Animal Rights: Humanly removing mice, house mice, electrical wires
house mice, electrical wires, effective control: If you understand that by not killing them you mean not killing them directly, then the answer is to install oneway doors on the home s opennings and to seal up everything else. You will need to tighten up your house, that means secure every crack and crevice...

Animal Rights: Hunting out of season?, hunting out of season, humane death
hunting out of season, humane death, opossums: Hunting out of season is illegal. However, you have to find out whether there is a season on opossums. Some species can be hunted year round so the season is all the time except maybe sunday and after dark depending on the state. Contact your state s wildlife...

Animal Rights: help please, emergency vet, vet center
emergency vet, vet center, long distance call: Dear Salma: I m not familiar with hampsters or their health issues, however, where ever you live there should be an emergency vet that you can call. By calling your local vet they should have a recording for an emergency vet or how to reach your local...

Animal Rights: hunting monkeys, high fever, close contact
high fever, close contact, ebola: This is slightly outside my expertise but i have done some research and the only thing i can come up is that monkeys pass on diseases to humans and close contact such as humans get when they hunt monkeys can spread these diseases. One such disease is the Ebola/Marburg...

Animal Rights: hunting, wildlife biologists, wildlife populations
wildlife biologists, wildlife populations, animal populations: Not sure what you mean by special seasons. Hunting seasons are established to protect the resource. You want to reduce the likelihood of animal being killed during the time when it is raising young, as you could substantially reduce wildlife populations...

Animal Rights: IAMS & Procter & Gamble, procter gamble, proctor gamble
procter gamble, proctor gamble, dog foods: Hi Laura: Good for you for being concerned about animal cruelty. When we think of companies who make dog foods we would tend to think of them as being compassionate organizations. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. Large organizations...

Animal Rights: Illinois Resticted pets, illois, big snake
illois, big snake, aggressive nature: This website answered it better than I could have (just copy and paste the link into your address bar): http://www.faunaclassifieds.com/forums/archive/index.php/t-10463.html Good luck with the Anaconda, they tend to be difficult pets due to their large...

Animal Rights: Illinois restricted pet list, illois, big snake
illois, big snake, pet list: Dear Rickie: I have little knowledge about snakes. However, I would recommend contacting your local animal control & they will be able to help you with the legalities of having different animals. Or you may be able to get info from your local humane society....

Animal Rights: Isolate wild carnivores to save lives, john a mcdougall, derek wall
john a mcdougall, derek wall, carnivorous animals: Hello! The answer to your question all stems from human anatomy vs. carnivores anatomy as well as nature in itself. If we were to capture wild carnivores and feed them with non-meat foods, it would not only disrupt their system but it would disrupt nature...

Animal Rights: Isolate wild carnivores to save lives, stomach acidity, human saliva
stomach acidity, human saliva, intestinal tracts: Hi, What a question, should we enslave all animals to meet our needs? The answer is no. As an animal rights advocate I advocate for the rights of animals. Each animal has its own set of wants/needs, rights. And these natural behaviors somehow fit into the...

Animal Rights: Isolate wild carnivores to save lives, animal rights activists, buffalo hunting
animal rights activists, buffalo hunting, moral choices: When people eat plants they don t realize that the processes to grow those plants involve harm to wildlife. Farmers have to blast birds, combines shred rodents and of course the loss of habitat that occurs with growing crops. Just consider the buffalo. Hunting...

Animal Rights: Isolate wild carnivores to save lives, human morals, survival instincts
human morals, survival instincts, human morality: Hi, I won t answer this fully but I will give you several main directions of thought for you to expand on. First, his question assumes that by preventing carnivores from eating other animals, it will save many lives. In the short run yes, but what...

Animal Rights: invertebrates, little critters, good karma
little critters, good karma, hi jack: Hi Jack, Itís nice to hear form you again. I was able to find a couple of links that may help you answer this question. The first link is from another expert in the Allexperts Entomology section regarding insect pain. Please check out his answer....

Animal Rights: jurisdiction, leash laws, voice command
leash laws, voice command, jurisdiction: First of all you need to contact a lawyer. I am not a lawyer. However, painfully few states have leash laws on cats. Dogs are another matter. Many states require that the dog be under at least voice command. If you are no where to be seen it could very well...

Animal Rights: Kaci's death, creamated, insurance deal
creamated, insurance deal, routine procedure: Hello Shannon! I am assuming the summary of this question is that your dog had died during surgery and that the veterinarian then offered you another dog to replace your loss. He says that his insurance would cover the cost of everything but you feel otherwise...

Animal Rights: KITTENS IN JARS!!!, animal abuse laws, bonzai kittens
animal abuse laws, bonzai kittens, kittens in a jar: To the best of my knowledge I believe this can be done with computer expertise. Also, if you ever want to know anything for sure, my favorite source that I thoroughly trust is PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals). They are at www.peta.org....

Animal Rights: keeping dog at home, invisible fence, law advice
invisible fence, law advice, perimeters: Hi Anita: Thank you for taking the time to seek help for your situation. Not everyone does that. You may or may not be happy with my suggestions, however, it would be great if you are willing to be open to new ideas here. First, if your dog has slipped...

Animal Rights: killing of my dog, ethical treatment of animals, dead pigs
ethical treatment of animals, dead pigs, border collie: Dear Megan: I am extremely sad to hear about your story. This is so typical that people can unfortunately seem to get away with killing animals so easily. Definitely follow through filing any charges you can. Also, some recommendations of organizations...

Animal Rights: kitten, anitra frazier, barnes nobel
anitra frazier, barnes nobel, dr pitcairn: Hi Marlene: I m not familiar with what would cause that. Have you noticed her licking that area? Possibly she s over grooming herself due to whatever is irritating her? Or has the hair just fallen out? I would recommend taking her to a vet. I...

Animal Rights: kittens, cats kittens, animal control agency
cats kittens, animal control agency, neuter programs: Hi Katie, Iím happy to hear you are looking out for our furry friends. Unfortunately, not everyone cares for their pets like they should. It sounds like your neighbor needs to understand why neutering and spay programs are important for companion animals....

Animal Rights: Lab Animals and Experimentation, animal welfare act, martin creek kennel
animal welfare act, martin creek kennel, product safety commission: HI Amanda, This is a very general question but I will do my best to scrape the surface and provide some stats. Please look over the info and if you need to ask any additional qts I would be happy to answer them. Ten Fast Facts about Cosmetics and...

Animal Rights: Leather, animal rights activists, animal activists
animal rights activists, animal activists, fish eggs: Nettie, Fur seems to be highest on the list due to its more obvious use of animal skin. Leather is also protested, as well as silk, lambskin, the lucky rabbit foot and so on. Within veganism, you will find a complete avoidance of all animal products....

Animal Rights: LYMES DISEASE, animal behavior problems, brindle pitbull
animal behavior problems, brindle pitbull, animal rights issues: Dear Tammy: I m very sorry but my speciality is with animal behavior problems & animal rights issues. I only have limited knowledge of health/disease related issues. It sounds like you re dealing with a vet which is excellent. I would also recommend...

Animal Rights: Materials, payless shoes, animal skins
payless shoes, animal skins, leather shoes: Hi Dani, I have done some research on the definition of ďotherĒ material and I can find the actually definition but it seems to come up a lot on UK shoes. Most non leather shoes that I encounter are labeled ďall man made materialsĒ. I have never seen ďotherĒ...

Animal Rights: Medical Testing on Animals, testing on animals, animal testing
testing on animals, animal testing, media storage: Hello Steph!! Note: Although I am helping in regard to answering this question. I do not tolerate, condone nor agree in anything stated in these links below and am very capable of debating these findings. http://media.wildcat.arizona.edu/media/storage/paper997/news/2007/11/06/Opinions/Animal.Testing.Necessary.In.Medical.Research-3080864.shtml...

Animal Rights: Mice, veterinary care, allergic reaction
veterinary care, allergic reaction, veterinarian: Dear Mike: I m very sorry but I do not know that much about mice or veterinary care. However, I wonder if the puffy could be an allergic reaction to something? I would recommend that you take your mouse to a veterinarian. Very sorry that I could...

Animal Rights: Movie Making and Animal Rights, director alejandro gonzalez inarritu, dead dogs
director alejandro gonzalez inarritu, dead dogs, gruesome scenes: Carol, Thankyou for your question, and a good question indeed. I have a perfect website for you to visit. It s about the film Amoros Perros (love s a bitch) and the animal cruelty. From what I understand, there has been cruelty committed SADLY :( This...

Animal Rights: meat, schpeel, vegetarian diet
schpeel, vegetarian diet, eating meat: Hello Chantel, Being vegetarian is a choice. As a vegetarian myself, we already know what meat is all about and obviously never looked back at the fact that we let it go. We already know about the protein schpeel. That is probably one, if not only the greatest...

Animal Rights: medication for dogs, dogs cats, dr pitcairn
dogs cats, dr pitcairn, behavior problems: Hi Julie: My knowledge is mainly behavior problems & animal rights. You would need to contact your veterinarian to discuss &, of course to find out exactly what the pain is from. In addition, whatever you give any animal, the dosage will usually depend...

Animal Rights: mouse, animal damage control, health threats
animal damage control, health threats, mouse trap: Well you are quite right to think about the negative effects of translocation. Visit http://www.wildlifedamagecontrol.com/relocation.htm to learn more about why it ism t necessarily humane. You could pick up a so called live mouse trap and check it at least...

Animal Rights: Neighbor issues, poor animal, foot fence
poor animal, foot fence, time questions: Hi Brooks, Iím sorry for the tardy response, I set my vacation time (questions are diverted to other AR experts) at the same time you sent in this question, and therefore I didnít receive until today. I certainly understand the frustration you feel and...

Animal Rights: Neighbors Dog & my rights, back porch, bad neighbor
back porch, bad neighbor, crissy: Dear Jay & Crissy: First, I am so sorry for the delay. My first attempt did not go through. I m very sorry also to hear about dispute w/your neighbor. Ideally I recommend doing things in a friendly way w/neighbors if possible as we are living next...

Animal Rights: neighbor harrassing false complaints, rapid city south dakota, responsible pet owners
rapid city south dakota, responsible pet owners, nuisence: Hi Denise, These situations can be very tricky because its one word against another. I am not an attorney but I can tell you what I would do in this case. First, I would call the local SPCA and ask to speak to someone who has your dogs best interest at...

Animal Rights: neighbor issues, leash laws, philadelphia area
leash laws, philadelphia area, handgrip: Unfortunately in this type of situation, you might have no choice to consider calling the police regardless if this sounds like a bad idea. The consequences if not, could result in losing your dog. If Animal Control finds your dog as vicious, they may humanely...

Animal Rights: neighbors dog, granules, pet stores
granules, pet stores, black eye: Dear Danielle: First, I m so sorry for the delay in answering your question. As I believe it is always best to do whatever is possible to get along with our neighbors I will recommend the following. You do, of course, always have the option of reporting...

Animal Rights: neighbors dog, irresponsible parents, dead grass
irresponsible parents, dead grass, dogs health: Hi Bob: I love animals so much & I m always so sorry to hear about irresponsible parents of animals. It makes it extremely challenging for others to be able to have animals in apartments, etc. Have you already tried (in a very polite way) to talk with...

Animal Rights: Opossums (taking the chance you might know), opposums, opposum
opposums, opposum, venem: R, THough I ve never heard of this venemous opposum, I ve done some research, but it s very minimal. I don t even know if there s such thing. Sorry I couldn t be of help! But I have a feeling there aren t such opposums since I couldn t find any info on...

Animal Rights: Oxymoron, support animal rights, ethical treatment of animals
support animal rights, ethical treatment of animals, animal fur: Hello Wes! The answer is simply no, you are not a bad person. There are many people that feel the very same exact way that you feel. Animal rights can be complicated at times, and most animal lovers such as yourself might not understand that when you...

Animal Rights: An odd question, herd replacements, egg farmers
herd replacements, egg farmers, female calves: Male cows are the ones that end up on your plate as prime steak! A lot of farms use artificial insemination now as it is a lot safer than having a bull around the farm. Female calves are kept as herd replacements and male calves (and some females) are sold...

Animal Rights: Peeing in the house., urine odor remover, behavior problem
urine odor remover, behavior problem, wits end: Hi Michelle: How frustrating. It sounds like you ve done all the correct things that I would recommend such as re-crating, bringing back the other dog, etc. However, what you re describing still sounds like a medical problem. Two things I can think...

Animal Rights: Pet overpopulation, pet overpopulation problem, spay and neuter
pet overpopulation problem, spay and neuter, pictures of dogs: Well.....heh. Not exactly a question, but I ll respond as best I can. I understand exactly where you are coming from. And the intense emotions you are feeling, those are natural and even healthy; they tell me you have a conscience! I know how simple the...

Animal Rights: Pet Shop Puppies, pet store puppies, pet shop puppies
pet store puppies, pet shop puppies, pet store employees: That s a very good question, one I had never thought of. I looked it up and found this: Pet shops dispose of unsold animals in, at times, unscrupulous ways. For instance, former pet store employees have reported finding animals starved or frozen to death....

Animal Rights: Pets, male betta, rescue organisations
male betta, rescue organisations, perfect pets: I would suggest that if you have pets they should not be bought from a pet store, as this contributes to the pet trade, which as you demonstrated in your question can often be neglectable of the welfare of animals. There is nothing wrong with keeping pets...

Animal Rights: PITBULLS, pit bull ban, vicious animals
pit bull ban, vicious animals, best bet: Hi Renee, Sharing a home with a pit-bull today can be very scary considering that the legal system is actually banning these dogs. I am sorry that you are faced with this situation. I am not an attorney but I would assume if this breed is not illegal in...

Animal Rights: Pit Bulls, pit bull terriers, bull terriers
pit bull terriers, bull terriers, vicious dogs: Unfortunately yes it is legal although I agree with you its a ridiculous law, I ve worked with dogs for ten years and only ever been bitten by a dachshund and no-one wants those critters banned! I would check the law very carefully and if it does mention...

Animal Rights: Pit bull mix breed, mixed breed dogs, pit bull mix
mixed breed dogs, pit bull mix, perfect puppy: Dear Elli: You & your husband sound like very responsible guardians for your companion animal. It sounds to me like you re doing everything right to socialize & train your pup. The fact that you have discovered that your dog tends to be submissive with...

Animal Rights: Pit bull mix with cats, pit bull mix, lifelong friendships
pit bull mix, lifelong friendships, obedience classes: Dear Natalie: Congratulations on adopting from a shelter. It s always good to be extra careful with pitbulls, however, it s always good to learn about any new animal you adopt to make sure all of your animals will not harm each other or anyone else....

Animal Rights: Pit / Hound Mix, rawhide bones, bruce fogle
rawhide bones, bruce fogle, adult personality: Hi Rich: Thank you so much for rescuing a dog. There are no guarantees, however, some things to help are: - Give both dogs plenty of exercise EVERY day. Each dog will have different exercise needs based on their age & energy level. If you have a...

Animal Rights: Pitbull Ban, german shepards, ban hi
german shepards, ban hi, pit bulls: Hi Sarah, well, I guess the tact to take is more of an education one here, IMO. The problem with pit bulls are the owners that breed them to be dangerous. The city, therefore, bans ownership of this kind of dog. However, there are lots of big dogs...

Animal Rights: Pony Rides in LA, quality ribs, horses and ponies
quality ribs, horses and ponies, pony rides: Hello Ginny! First off, I would like to thank you for addressing this problem because this is certainly an inhumane way of treating any animal. Although I am not familiar with the care of horses or ponies, I will trust your judgment considering you actually...

Animal Rights: Pros and Cons of being a vegiterian, necessary amino acids, pale complexion
necessary amino acids, pale complexion, vegiterian: I am a little at a loss at your statement, you showed the pros and cons of being a meat eater as I would like to know where you saw me show those pros and cons. I suspect you are talking to me in reaction to someone else. In any event, the pros of being...

Animal Rights: Protecting my dog against an attack, gentle leader collar, pepper sprays
gentle leader collar, pepper sprays, rottwieler: Hi Rachel: Yes, you can consider carrying some kind of protection if you are concerned. I don t know that I can recommend anything in particular. I am not knowledgeable of the effects of pepper sprays on dogs eyes. As it is ideal to not have either...

Animal Rights: pet monkeys?, pet monkeys, female monkeys
pet monkeys, female monkeys, delightful pets: Some monkeys can be highly delightful pets and in some areas they are actually trained to be aids for the disabled - much in the same way as guide dogs for the blind. However the species of monkey that are appropriate temperament-wise as pets are not all...

Animal Rights: pet overpopulation, breed rescue organization, relative brevity
breed rescue organization, relative brevity, pet overpopulation: You ll have to forgive me if this response is not as in-depth as you would like. I am preparing to leave for the weekend (as a youth trip chaperone, oh the joy :) ) I would be happy to send you more information when I get back. A lot of people ask whether...

Animal Rights: pet put to sleep, beautiful animal, old dog
beautiful animal, old dog, richelle: Connie, I just wrote you a long reply then the virus on my computer shut the window down. So I will make it a bit shorter. What I basically said was that you cannot physically on your own put down an animal...and it wouldn t be done right as per the vet...

Animal Rights: polar bear, dangerous creatures, bear lover
dangerous creatures, bear lover, polar bears: I would seriously doubt that the Canadian or U.S. government would grant you permission to have a polar bear as a pet. To even be considered for such a permit, you would need to demonstrate 1. Money. namely that you have lots of it to pay for shelter, food,...

Animal Rights: police shot and killed my dog in front yard of my house, yard fence, vet bill
yard fence, vet bill, porch light: I agree 100% that they should pay, I m sorry to hear about what happened to your dog. Unfortunately, all the police really need to do is say they were in fear and they thought that your dog would attack them. There s not much I can say except to contact a...

Animal Rights: products, neutron industries inc, givaudan roure
neutron industries inc, givaudan roure, bristol myers squibb: Here is a list of products that are tested on animals.. source:(thevegetariansite.com) * Alcon Labs * Allergan, Inc. * Alpha Hydrox * Arm & Hammer * ArmorAll * Arrid * Aziza * Bain de Soleil * Ban Roll-on ...

Animal Rights: project interveiw, animal rights organizations, behavior seminars
animal rights organizations, behavior seminars, basic computers: 1) I decided I wanted to have a career that I would enjoy. After volunteering in an animal shelter & seeing the # of animals brought in due to behavior problems I decided I wanted to learn about animal behavior to help people keep their animals instead of...

Animal Rights: my puppy lab/ pit bull mix, pit bull mix, good temper
pit bull mix, good temper, obedience training: Hi, I am not an expert on dog breeds. What I do know is that labs themselves are generally very friendly dogs and I would think that a lab/anything mix would seem to get some of that friendliness characteristic of the lab breed. How much of that is in...

Animal Rights: The pyschology behind cruelty. What is the way forward?, infamous serial killers, michael vick
infamous serial killers, michael vick, animal torture: Hello Branny! In my opinion, the psychology of someone whom is cruel to animals varies greatly. It has been known that some of the most infamous serial killers usually started with animal torture and then later moved on to actual people. Then there is Michael...

Animal Rights: Two Questions, siberian huskie, animal control laws
siberian huskie, animal control laws, legal standpoint: Hi Debbie, Let me start by saying, thank you for caring about this poor dog, So many people take animals for granted and unfortunately many times itís simply because they are uneducated to the needs of a companion animal. Itís difficult for me to answer...

Animal Rights: Two questions about cats, clapping hands, male cat
clapping hands, male cat, female cat: Dear Megan: 1) It is understandable that your older cat could be irritated by the energy of a young kitten. That can be challenging on older cat. I never recommend letting cats outdoors since there are so many things that are not safe for them there....

Animal Rights: REAL FACTS, animal rights groups, fox hounds
animal rights groups, fox hounds, fur farm: Animal rights people draw negative attention to animal related issues. In the past 20 years animal rights groups have * released thousands of mink from a fur farm that have gone on to decimate British wildlife * performed countless acts of vandalism and...

Animal Rights: Relocating lions, wild lions, mountain lions
wild lions, mountain lions, cruel idea: If what you describe is true, then the state is doing the right thing. Translocation of wildlife won t help these animals. Visit http://www.wildlifedamagecontrol.com/relocation.htm to learn why relocation is often a cruel idea. You can also learn more about...

Animal Rights: Relocating Tree Frogs, gray tree frog, tree frogs
gray tree frog, tree frogs, tree frog: Unfortunately, I don t know the specific answer here. I normally deal with squirrels etc. not amphibians. I would suggest contacting your state Dept. of Environmental Management. They should have some tips. I would think that catching the tadpoles and then...

Animal Rights: Rescuing stray/feral dog, golden retriever, puppies
golden retriever, puppies, feral dog: Hi Chloe, you can try setting the food out closer and closer to your house, getting her to come closer and to see nothing bad is going to happen to her. The other thing you can try (too bad it s cold now) but I would sit out there as far away as you...

Animal Rights: rabies testing, healthy dogs, two evils
healthy dogs, two evils, brain tissue: Some one has been telling you fibs - you couldnt cut a pets head off to test for rabies, the owner wouldnt allow it. Animals may be tested for rabies in this way if they are already dead as a research method but it isnt common practice in vet surgeries. ...

Animal Rights: real vs manmade, pvc sewer pipe, environmental choice program
pvc sewer pipe, environmental choice program, virgin pvc: On an environmental standpoint, these alternatives are probably not the greatest. Pleather is a plastic and in order to actually be able to recycle pleather is to make sure that the company manufactures their goods from vegan recyclables. With the help of...

Animal Rights: Second Question from Debbie Jones, cruelty case, debbie jones
cruelty case, debbie jones, case worker: HI Debra, I have been asking around and I found a Cruelty case worker at PETA named Kristin who is willing to help you with your situation. Please call or email her and explain the situation and she will do everything she can to help you and the dog. ...

Animal Rights: Seperated from my pet bull terrier, long periods of time, pet bull
long periods of time, pet bull, furkid: There are so many stories of dogs being reunited with their human friends after long periods of time, and dogs have been shown to have amazing memories, so I wouldn t worry about it (though I do understand the pain of having to leave a furkid). I don t think...

Animal Rights: Squirrel, ethical treatment of animals, chicken wire
ethical treatment of animals, chicken wire, people for the ethical treatment of animals: Dear Ray: I don t know much about squirrels, however, I believe when people have problems w/bunnies getting in their plants there s some kind of wiring - might be called chicken wire - I m not sure - that you can put around your plants. I m also wondering...

Animal Rights: Stray cat trapping, state of massachusetts, stray animals
state of massachusetts, stray animals, stray cat: I don t know the laws in California, so you should contact your state s division of Fisheries and Wildlife. But in my state of Massachusetts, Your neighbor a. trespassed, b. stole a trap legally set on his/her own land. c. released an animal legally caught....

Animal Rights: can save birds used in cockfighting?, worst case scenario, humane death
worst case scenario, humane death, cockfights: Susan, First off thanks alot for caring so much about these creatures. I also think these people are terrible monsters...of course! I m afraid my answer will be quite short as to your long question. All I can say is that you could talk to animal rights...

Animal Rights: shelters?, being a veterinarian, dirty little secrets
being a veterinarian, dirty little secrets, humane shelters: Well this is a broad topic. But I will be brief. First, I think no kill shelters are foolish. To spend vast quantities of money housing cats and dogs when there are humans who don t have shelter and food is to my mind evil. Second, Wildlife will always...

Animal Rights: slaughterhouse, animal rights organizations, controversial animal
animal rights organizations, controversial animal, slaughterhouses: Hello Alex!! You have asked a very good question. I have actually never really researched nor read up on any reasoning for not opening up the doors to the public, but if you are aware of what goes in slaughterhouses and inside lab testing areas then I would...

Animal Rights: slaughterhouse, multibillion dollar industry, school field trip
multibillion dollar industry, school field trip, cruel practices: Hi Alex, Slaughterhouses & factory farms (dairy, egg & meat operations) are profit driven businesses. The animals are treated more as inanimate objects of production rather than living, sentient beings. Sending a frightened, feeling animal down a production...

Animal Rights: squirrels, harborage, jim mcmahon
harborage, jim mcmahon, ultrasonic devices: I would love a photo if in fact it was a squirrel. More likely it was mice. You should first determine the specific culprit. Then remove food sources and harborage so that you reduce the area s population of that species. This means bird feeders, acorn bearing...

Animal Rights: squirrels, gauge hardware cloth, magnolia tree
gauge hardware cloth, magnolia tree, inch gauge: Gray Squirrels and Gardens There could be a variety of reasons why this problem is happening this year as opposed to others including, a population spike, a reduction in habitat, or both or a new discovery that they are taking advantage or something else....

Animal Rights: stray dogs, dog catchers, stray dogs
dog catchers, stray dogs, dog catcher: Pet owners letting their pets roam free is a big problem. In many communities it is already illegal to let dogs run loose. The difficulty is the law is not enforced. It would seem to me that you need to encourage your local officials to start enforcing the...

Animal Rights: Taming a feral - too hard!, feral cat, cat groups
feral cat, cat groups, anethesia: Sorry, my expertise lies in the ethical and philosophical issues related to animal rights, not to animal rehabbing. I trust you understand just how dangerous your work is. Cats can harbor diseases dangerous to humans. I would suggest you contact one of the...

Animal Rights: Tattoo Ointment, tea tree oil, natural lotions
tea tree oil, natural lotions, cup cocoa: Hello Karl!! For this question, I had to do a little research because I m not too familiar with tattoo ointments. My information was actually from bulletins that people had wrote concerning the same subject that you had just asked. Here is a product that...

Animal Rights: Thanks, weather thanks, degree weather
weather thanks, degree weather, wildlife rescue: HI Debbie, All questions asked on this site are archived, if you ever loose an email you can always search animal rights and read all previous asked questions. Please keep me in the loop. Good Luck! Kristin DeJournett, Cruelty Caseworker Domestic...

Animal Rights: Trapping and relocating of pet cats, animal endangerment, pet cats
animal endangerment, pet cats, act of theft: A big deal of it would probablly depend on where your cat was when it was caught. If it was on his property, he would likely not be held liable for the trapping of the cat, although you could make a case that abandoning the cat out in a rural area was cruel...

Animal Rights: Trying to Tame a Feral - Too Hard!, pet overpopulation problem, adult personality
pet overpopulation problem, adult personality, feral cats: Dear Adria: If you have trapped a cat to have him neutered you should definitely take him/her to the vet to get neutered. Whether or not you keep him, the purpose for trapping, neutering & releasing is to stop the pet overpopulation problem. If you...

Animal Rights: testing, physicians committee for responsible medicine, animal welfare act
physicians committee for responsible medicine, animal welfare act, bench tops: Hi Ed, I have provided 2 answers to your question. Animal Aid addresses UK regulations and The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine provides information regarding US law. Animal Aid In the UK, vivisection is controlled by the Animals (Scientific...

Animal Rights: Vegan, animal welfare organization, omega fatty acids
animal welfare organization, omega fatty acids, animal rights organizations: Fish is an important part of a healthy diet. The Omega fatty acids in fish are not found in other foods unless artificially added and are important for growth, wound repair etc. With that in mind I would advise NOT to give up fish but instead to go for the...

Animal Rights: Vegan, peppers and tomatoes, nutrition habits
peppers and tomatoes, nutrition habits, vegtables: Why is it impossible for you to be a vegetarian? You can make any choice you want for yourself. All you have to do to become a vegetarian is to slowly stop eating meat products. I stopped eat red meat first, then white meat and finally seafood. It took...

Animal Rights: Vegetarian, american dietetic association, vegetarian recipies
american dietetic association, vegetarian recipies, cancer scientists: Tammy: ok, first of all it s great that you re into animal rights and becoming a vegetarian. It s a very healthy choice, and a lot of famous people are vegetarians (Pamela Anderson, Drew Barrymore, Shania Twain, and Natalie Portman for example). There are...

Animal Rights: Vegetarianism!, vegetarian starter kit, celery sticks
vegetarian starter kit, celery sticks, easy recipes: Tammy: Believe me, I know what it s like living with people who eat meat... they expect you to do the same and stuff. I think one of the best ways for your parents to take you seriously is to get serious about the subject yourself. Do research and find...

Animal Rights: Vet KILLED my dog!!, kennel cough, dog pound
kennel cough, dog pound, heartworm: Hello Gina! It seems that you already have a few things figured out considering that you have already contacted a lawyer. I am in no position to conclude if you even have a case but I surely do hope so, however, I did some digging and happened to come across...

Animal Rights: Volunteering, dangerous animals, taking the risk
dangerous animals, taking the risk, animal shelter: First off Tim, You rock! :) I wish there were a lot more people like you in the world. As far asorganizations within New York, I just don t know, that s probably something you ll have to do some research on yourself. But as to their policy of not...

Animal Rights: vegan products, animal ingredients a to z, animal byproducts
animal ingredients a to z, animal byproducts, animal derivatives: Hello Shayna, Congrats on becoming a semi-new vegan. I respect your decision and thank you for asking me for some advice. I see from your question that you have read about the companies that test on animals and that is a great way to start. There is...

Animal Rights: veganism, world health organization, avoidance response
world health organization, avoidance response, damage plants: Hi Jack, Congratulations!! Iím glad to know you have chosen a vegan lifestyle. I also made my decision because of animal suffering. However, I now see my decision is a benefit to my health and the environment. When I first went vegan people who were threatened...

Animal Rights: WAYYYY to many, guinea pigs, hermit crabs
guinea pigs, hermit crabs, friend lives: True, 24 pets seems like a lot for a small trailer, but in reality it doesn t seem like it d be too crowded. The fish, guinea pigs, hamsters and hermit crabs are all in tanks and cages, right? That s not too much space. The cats don t take up much room, and...

Animal Rights: Ways of showing the cruelty to animals problem, scare tactics, shocking images
scare tactics, shocking images, cruelty to animals: Marilyn, I know what you mean. I often go to these websites, just to turn away from them. You have to be strong and look past the obvious. It s reality. It s mainly there for people to realize and care about animals...for the people who need to realize...

Animal Rights: Wild baby rabbits, wild baby rabbits, fleas and ticks
wild baby rabbits, fleas and ticks, new quarters: I would strongly suggest that the young be returned to the nest. First, she has potentially exposed herself and her family to diseases from fleas and ticks. Second, many states have laws against the raising of wildlife without proper permits and training....

Animal Rights: Wildlife Warriors, world wildlife fund, wildlife organisations
world wildlife fund, wildlife organisations, david attenborough: Nothing on a PETA website is likely to be true. Rest assured what Steve Irwin did for the conservation of endangered species was second possibly only to the great David Attenborough in magnitude and prestige. He was a great man - and one the animal community...

Animal Rights: Wondering, salable product, leather industry
salable product, leather industry, beef industry: R, I am pretty sure that leather only comes from the meat industry. It is economically foolish for the slaughter industries to toss away profitable animal parts, so essentially every appendage, muscle, and organ are baked, boiled, ground, or otherwise processed...

Animal Rights: the wella corporation, household cleaning product, procter and gamble
household cleaning product, procter and gamble, wella corporation: Hi Rosah, I am glad you are checking your salons product lines. The best practice for assessing companies testing policies is to visit www.caringconsumer.com ( PETA website) and look for companies that do not test on animals. I have copied in the following...

Animal Rights: wild baby rabbit, wildlife rehabilitation center, wild baby rabbit
wildlife rehabilitation center, wild baby rabbit, baby animals: Hi Chloe, It concerns me to see the word ďcaughtĒ. I would never advise the trapping or catching of a wild animal. If you found a baby rabbit and want to know what is best for the rabbit, I would recommend calling a local wildlife rehabilitation center....

Animal Rights: wild baby rabbits, wild baby rabbits, humane shelter
wild baby rabbits, humane shelter, animal clinics: Hello Amanda, I am not sure where you live so it is hard for me to tell you where to take your new found bunnies. What I do suggest is that you contact your local humane shelter and ask if there is any wildlife rescue organizations or shelters in your area....

Animal Rights: Is wspa a good charity?, world wildlife fund, 3rd world countries
world wildlife fund, 3rd world countries, animal charity: Hi Paul. Thanks for your question. WSPA are one of my favourite charities! Thye do excellent work with abused and neglected animals in 3rd world countries without going crazy on animal rights and condemning everyone who so much as keeps a pet dog! A donation...

Animal Rights: Why!!!!, fake furs, model designers
fake furs, model designers, animal fur: Hi Danielle!! Well from what I know, they usually pump the animals with a substance (I believe it is steroids) which makes them fatter or bigger, in return in getting more for your money . Yes there are good farms everywhere which is better known as organic...

Animation: got 1 more question, pirates of caribbean, caribbean man
pirates of caribbean, caribbean man, rotting flesh: animation is always piss easy, its modeling thats a hastle, im looking at the maya interface as i type this, and i can imagine it making a noobie nauseus, haha, its almost imperative that you get a book to go along with whatever program, if i hadnt bought...

Animation: 1970 walt disney sleeping beauty art, disney sleeping beauty, walt disney sleeping beauty
disney sleeping beauty, walt disney sleeping beauty, animation cel: Hi Tammy, I would need to see the artwork to see if it is a limited edition piece of art or an actual production piece. if you can email a picture to me i can give you an educated estimate based on similar artwork. Considering it was purchased around 1970...

Animation: 2-D career, education companies, d show
education companies, d show, clueless: Check out everything at http://www.awn.com for a start. Read books on animation and its principles. As far as sowtware, Ive said it once and I will say it again. Moho at http://www.lostmarble.com its easy its afordable. I also suggest you set up a blog...

Animation: 3d animation, maya animation, copyrights
maya animation, copyrights: I don t have any files at this time I can send to you due to copyrights. At the moment I m not doing 3D animation and am currently working on a 2D project. When I do some 3D of my own I d be glad to send you some files. There may be some other experts out...

Animation: Animation Art, lascaux cave drawings, dordogne france
lascaux cave drawings, dordogne france, prehistoric paintings: Hi Conor, Film runs at 24 frames per second. One minute is 1440 frames. Thirty minutes is 43,200 frames. The very first concept of showing movement in a drawing goes back to prehistoric times in a cave in France. Since he was a cave man we don t know...

Animation: Animation for my Website, open source content, flash architecture
open source content, flash architecture, graphic elements: At this point, I would say that Flash would definitely be your best bet for the animation, but you could also use Illustrator and Photoshop to design the graphic elements... If you really want to develop a professional style site, though, I don t know if...

Animation: animation, graph editor, animation question
graph editor, animation question, maya animation: Hi Yogesh, You just have to keep tweaking the animation until it looks right to you. There are no answers for this. Some times I ll work over and rework a scene until i think it looks great. Sometimes I just have to hand in the work the way it is when the...

Animation: Flash or Java or???, liz web, web development program
liz web, web development program, web design section: Hi Liz, web stuff is really out of my area of expertise but I can give you a few suggestions. First, Flash is probably the most popular and widely used format for web based animations and motion graphics. Although Flash itself can be difficult to learn, there...

Animation: lag, raster images, crank that soulja boy
raster images, crank that soulja boy, flash preloader: It s no problem at all. That s what I m here for. Take out the label entirely. that gotoAndPlay(4) is going to go play frame #4 period. You don t need a label for it. Also make sure that your music is anchored to a frame after frame 4. You don t...

Animation: Spilling liquids, brush tool, necessary steps
brush tool, necessary steps, opacity: Hi Julio, This is the kind of thing I would animate straight ahead using the brush tool with no outlines. I would then make the piece of animation it s own symbol so I could then set the opacity to 50% or what evr looks best. ģ© PS- Cool name...

Animation: animation, 3d animation package, last fifteen years
3d animation package, last fifteen years, animation courses: hi taylor - animation techniques have gone through a real revolution in the last fifteen years. digital techniques have transformed the entire industry, sometimes replacing old-school techniques. at the same time, knowing old techniques and the history of...

Animation: animation, animation courses, character animation
animation courses, character animation, nyc ny: Hi Taylor, First I need to know where you re from and?or Where you would like to go to school and i can help based on the location you d like to study in. Animation jobs are out there but it s a very up and down business as far as a steady 52 week a year...

Animation: animation, 3d studio max, drawing perspective
3d studio max, drawing perspective, bone basics: Hello Taylor, Animation...that is a real loaded question. Well, I am actually a self-taught animator, so I don t know all the details of the things that you will get, and I don t know when the animation branches between 2D and 3D animation, but I suppose...

Animation: animation, animation courses, character animation
animation courses, character animation, course emphasis: Hi, sorry I just got this question sent to me. My background is in architectural rendering and animation so I may not have the same experience as you, but there are some basics. With regards to 3D, you would learn the fundamentals of modeling, rendering and...

Animation: best mother board for 3d animation, best mother board, dual core processor
best mother board, dual core processor, workstation graphics: Hey Priyan, There are no definite answers on that, because most of that depends on budget. I will say this though, I wouldn t go with the system minimums for the software, but don t think you need the maximums either. With today s technology, I would...

Animation: Flash Context Menu, cartoon animation, action scripting
cartoon animation, action scripting, context menu: Hi Jack, I use Flash mostly for cartoon animation and I do very little action scripting. Here is a user group with lots of folks who can answer your question. http://laflash.org/laflash If you get the answer send me a copy of it. I may need to know...

Animation: RENDERING SYSTEM INFORMATION, pls mail, xeon
Animation: RENDERING SYSTEM INFORMATION, pls mail, xeon

Animation: slow rendering in Maya, graphic cards, little knowledge
Animation: slow rendering in Maya, graphic cards, little knowledge, espresso

Animation: Pixar Software, video editors, photoshoping
video editors, photoshoping, pixar: Hey Lee, you are correct regarding Pixar and their proprietary Renderman. Beyond that, most studios will use video editors such as After Effects, Combustion or Shake. Of course I m sure there s plenty of Photoshoping as well. From what I ve heard, they use...

Animation: RENDERING SYSTEM INFORMATION, dual processor systems, workstation check
dual processor systems, workstation check, precision line: A server is just a name given to any computer that operates as a network machine. A workstation is a computer for an individual. Although a server can be a powerful computer, you can get the same capability from a workstation. There is no reason to buy a server....

Animation: Specs for a PC being used for video animation and game design, game design company, wacom tablet
game design company, wacom tablet, video animation: I responded to this yesterday...I don t know what happened. I was trying to get a feel for how old your son is, and how long he has been designing games, as well as how he is designing them (i.e. 3D graphics or 2D, etc.), what software is he using. ...

Animation: slow rendering in Maya, graphics, card
graphics, card, rendering: Hey James, I don t know much about Mac processors, so I can t really speak on the first gen Pro Mac and it s processing speed. This is what you need to know though, and everyone makes this mistake in thinking...You GPU really has nothing to do with...

Animation: Vector Art Animation, vector animation, animation question
vector animation, animation question, vector art: Here is a link to some After Effects tutorials. http://library.creativecow.net/tutorials/adobeaftereffects I should note that AE is a video effects compositer, not a vector art animator. There are plenty of tutorials for Flash and Toonboom on the...

Animation: Can I ask you about a camcorder?, 8mm tapes, consumer versions
8mm tapes, consumer versions, expansion card: You need capture hardware and software. There are plenty of consumer versions available. Basically you ll buy an expansion card or USB device that will plug into your PC. Then you ll plug your video camera into the devices inputs (probably just composite connections)...

Animation: about career in animation, cartoon animations, animation question
cartoon animations, animation question, career in animation: In a college or University, you want to be looking for the course work equivalent of a Bachelor of Arts in Animation. The course work should include softwares like Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Flash, 3DS Max or Maya, and Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere, or...

Animation: Entering the industry, creating animation, animation series
creating animation, animation series, project proposals: Hello Yehonatan, At the moment there are more people to do the work than there is work to do here in the US at the moment. So the opportunities are a bit slim here in Los Angeles. Personal interviews ar rare these days unless you re in the running with...

Animation: exporting movies from Flash, quicktime settings, adobe premier
quicktime settings, adobe premier, settings window: Hello Rosamund, There are two ways of getting your sound quality higher. 1. When you export make sure your QuickTime settings are at the highest quality. 48.000khz 16 bit (Stereo or mono is up to you) If you are exporting as a flash movie...

Animation: Flash exporting, png files, artifacting
png files, artifacting, movie file: Hello Heather, Flash to Quicktime seems to have a lot of issues. I seem to get residual artifacting and trails on my animation when I do a this kind of conversion. Until Adobe fixes the problem this is the workaround: Export the flash movie as a...

Animation: Flash exporting, movie clips, png
Animation: Flash exporting, movie clips, png

Animation: whether to join animation cources or not, animation courses, diploma course
animation courses, diploma course, animation studios: There s certinaly nothing wrong with expanding your skillset by taking up some animation courses. I would mention though that animation studios are just as likely to be negatively affected by the bad economy as IT related industries. In the end I would suggest...

Animation: RESOLUTIOIN RELATED, direct conversion, depth explanation
direct conversion, depth explanation, short answer: That is not an easy question to answer. Film is analog, it s hard to provide a direct conversion/comparison to digital media. The short answer is A LOT. Something like 21 megapixels (5300x4000) is comparable to a quality 35 film shot. 70mm would be even higher....

Animation: Regarding Resolution, imax film, exact specifications
imax film, exact specifications, aspect ratio: Hey Prasad, I did some digging, and I can t find the exact specifications, although the aspect ratio is 2.20:1. The effective resolution of 70mm film would require almost 10K pixels wide in a digital format. The effective resolution of current IMAX film...

Animation: here is my short sequence, couple suggestions, ur comments
couple suggestions, ur comments, new faculty: Hi Vish, If you are in India you should check the web for studios to apply to near where you live. Here s an article I found that might have some job opportunity info for you. http://www.chillibreeze.com/articles/top-animation-companies.asp Good...

Animation: animated movie-technical aspects - garfield, animated cartoons, technical aspect
animated cartoons, technical aspect, flip book: Hello Suyash, I really can t answer your question because it is too vague, but I ll try. The main technical aspect for an animated movie is it is made by making a drawing or posing a puppet or 3D computer generated object and photographing it one frame...

Animation: animation fps, conversion program, quality master
conversion program, quality master, image sequence: Hi Jim, Since most of my work is professional (and I use the term loosely) I always work in 24 fps and at one of the HD or Standard 3:4 Video formats. It s always better to do any project at 24 fps which is film standard. If you need to compress the...

Animation: animation fps, intermediate frames, drop frame
intermediate frames, drop frame, animated sequence: Hey Jim, Sure that is fine, depending on what effect your are trying to get. If you animated at 12 frames per second, then your footage should be real-time if you set the frame rate to 12fps. Keep in mind however, that NTSC video runs at 29.97fps (30fps...

Animation: Blend shapes, software toolset, question thanks
software toolset, question thanks, deformer: Are you using 3DS Max? If so, I would apply a meshsmooth modifier in the stack, that way you can switch between the low-res and hi-res version simply by turning the meshsmooth lightbulb off and on. If you do it that way, in a non-destructive way (where the...

Animation: beginner level 3D animation software, short 3d animation, animation software
short 3d animation, animation software, 3d package: hi nancy - i think it s really great that you are shopping around for a basic 3d package for your kid! sorry to say, but i am probably not the best person to ask when it comes to choosing between iClone and Poser. on the professional level, my artists generally...

Animation: What's the best way to start learning about animation?
hi peh lee - there are a wide variety of software used in animation. to start, you will want to have a good handle on adobe photoshop and illustrator. when it comes to 2D animation, after effects is a common favorite, although there is also flash (if you plan...

Animation: CREDENTIALS, blood sweat and tears, jeff lew
blood sweat and tears, jeff lew, matrix ii: It s kinda difficult to answer that question, because I m not sure what your intent is for the information. I will tell you this though, I have no formal education in animation. I am self taught. I can give you 2 people that I totally admire in the industry...Jeff...

Animation: exporting to swf in flash, hex number, color 000000
hex number, color 000000, color ffffff: Hey Helina, The swf movie itself is not the problem. What you are exporting, is an HTML file that embeds the flash movie (if I am interpreting your questions right) If you were to just click on the swf file, there would be nothing around it. The only...

Animation: laptops, professional level work, space animation
professional level work, space animation, apple laptop: hi jesly, personally i love the laptops made by apple computer. although it is preferable to work on a desktop mac, i can still do professional-level work on my apple laptop when necessary. unfortunately, apple charges a bit more for their computers. sorry,...

Animation: Procedure to enter in this feild .., pirates of caribbeans, entry level positions
pirates of caribbeans, entry level positions, animation studios: Hi Rahul, You need a portfolio of your work to show what you can do. If you docan t show your talent to someone then it s impossible to get employment in this field. It also takes a bit of time to become a journeyman animator or artist. The bad economy...

Animation: here is my short sequence, couple suggestions, ur comments
couple suggestions, ur comments, new faculty: Hi Vish, It looks pretty good! A couple suggestions: Don t have his head and arms fall downward until his body has hit it s stop point. then the head and arms would follow through after the body stops. Also the chair can move either down with some...

Animation: about animation, animation course, skills and abilities
animation course, skills and abilities, cheers: Hey Sibram, There are only 2 things in life that are guaranteed...that you will pay taxes, and that you will die... There are no guarantees in ANY field of work that you will have a position once you complete course work. The only thing that your education...

Animation: changing career to go for multimedia/animation, best animation, multimedia animation
best animation, multimedia animation, film background: This is tough to answer. Without any art or film background, either in school or on your own time, I don t think it s a good idea to drop what you ve done up to this point. Finish up and maybe take some art and film courses with what your doing now. With technology...

Animation: Help, 2d graphics programs, autodesk 3ds max
2d graphics programs, autodesk 3ds max, application manuals: Hi Addison, I d be glad to give you some pointers to get you started. To answer the first portion of your question, in the world of 2D graphics programs, Adobe Photoshop is really the one obvious application that you should definitely begin familiarizing yourself...

Animation: hi sir.., animation technique, animation tips
animation technique, animation tips, blender 3d: Adobe Flash is more of a cell drawing animation software, and is used for much of the animated content that you see on the internet in banners, advertisements, etc. It is not essential to learning 3D animation, however many courses use it as an introduction...

Animation: Server Based Computing / rendering, kitchen design software, central application
kitchen design software, central application, server based computing: I am not completely sure of that answer, because I am not that familiar with use on a server. I will say this though, if those 50 thin clients are actually individual server machines that are networked together by cat5 or a similar networking, then you may...

Animation: vff pro, 3d animators, animation course
3d animators, animation course, television graphics: Hello Raju, I there is no best software to use, because that would be just a matter of opinion. Most professional softwares can do a lot of the same things, but it really depends on what industry that you are designing for (i.e. gaming, movies, etc) and...

Animation: Animation Agents & Pitching, animation field, speedy response
animation field, speedy response, google: Hi Mike, Things change daily from day to day at the studios for what they are looking for. Regime changes at the studios are also notorious for changing what they re looking for. Sometime you ll pitch a show and it s ready to sign on the dotted line then...

Animation: animation, animation degree, carrear
animation degree, carrear, getting a job: in my experience, an animation degree is always a plus, but more important to getting a job is a strong portfolio. when i look at a candidate s credentials, i usually look at their reel before i ask where they studied. however, i think you should also consider...

Animation: Animation Agents, manager don, panaro
Animation: Animation Agents, manager don, panaro, animators

Animation: can you guide me?, sketching drawing, job hunting
sketching drawing, job hunting, backup plan: Hello Nitya, Animation is a risky career but, if you really want to do it you have to try. Make sure you have something else as a backup plan in case it doesn t work out professionally. You can always make animation your hobby. I was lucky and worked very...

Animation: hello, local users group, club share
local users group, club share, web mac: Hello Ibraham, If you are good at any application and are looking for work you should make samples of your best work and make a website portfolio. Then, look for work at studios by sending your website by email to a studio that might interest you or might...

Animation: learning 3D mas, 3d max tutorials, yahoo search engines
3d max tutorials, yahoo search engines, uni degree: I started graphic design at age 23. Don t worry about where you start. Focus on where you want to end up. I knew that I was behind, and underprivileged with resources when I started, but I didn t let that stop me. I focused on where I wanted to go, and...

Animation: spongebob, 3dmax, software packages
3dmax, software packages, pencils: Hi Mike, Both of those software packages are good to do animation. You just have to figure out which one is right for you. Most software has demo downloads so you can try out and see which suits your needs. Flash is also good. Sometimes you may use one...

Animation: vfx, generalist, general knowledge
generalist, general knowledge, basic knowledge: some employers want a generalist, others want a person who knows a very specific area, such as lighting. i would start off by learning the basics, then find an area that excites you the most and focus on that. nowadays, a lot of 3D work for film and bigger...

Animation: Animation problems, animations, animation
animations, animation, msn: Hi Grace, If it says access denied the picture is not allowed to be saved by you. It s protected. You probably need a code or have to pay to save this image to your disc. It may be only available to watch at the URL. I hope this helps. ģ© Russel...

Animation: animating, harold whitaker, john halas
harold whitaker, john halas, cartoon animation: Hello Clint, Cartoon Animation by Preston Blair is a must have book for anyone wanting to do animation and has a section on lip sync. You can also find an older version of it online at the ASIFA website below: http://www.animationarchive.org/2006/05/media-preston-blairs-animation-first.html...

Animation: animation, curve editor, steep angle
curve editor, steep angle, hand move: For you first question, I would make a keyframe at the beginning of your characters jump and at the apex of it s jump. You probably want it to ease in and out when the character is at the top. For the second question, I think you just need to ease out...

Animation: computer specs, dual core processors, global illumination
dual core processors, global illumination, windows functions: I wouldn t worry about stuff like that...If the computer has the specs to run the software, then it should be able to do just that, without you worrying about hardware overloads. As long as you are running the laptop on a surface proper for adequate ventilation,...

Animation: drawing tablets, wacom tablet, wacom intuous
wacom tablet, wacom intuous, drawing tablets: Hi Jim, The only way to get one under $100.00 is used on eBay. The ones I use myself that are on the lower budget side are the Wacom Intuous 3 or 2 9x12 and the Wacom Intuous 3 or 2 6x8 Don t go smaller than 6x8. The smaller ones don t have such a...

Animation: After Effect photo, composition menu, composition 3
composition menu, composition 3, still image: 1) Go to the frame in your timeline that you want to turn into a still image. 2) Up at the top, in the main menu, go to Composition . 3) Inside the Composition menu, you will find an option called Save Frame As . Within, Save Frame As , you will find...

Animation: laptop for 3dmaxs, dual core cpu, global illumination
dual core cpu, global illumination, rendering times: You can run 3ds max on a laptop, I do all the time. I would suggest you focus on the cpu as that is the most important component in relation to rendering times. I would strongly suggest a dual core cpu, I believe the laptop you refer to has that. Also, 2gb...

Animation: making a still in After Effects, hey jim, video sequence
hey jim, video sequence, still image: Hey Jim, There are a couple ways to do it. 1) In the pull down menu, Go to Composition Save Frame As 2) Add the timeline to the render que as you would a normal video sequence (Composition Add to Render Que), but change the export settings to a...

Animation: Sofware choice, stop motion animation, scene move
stop motion animation, scene move, ink drawings: Hey Joshua, The first software that I would point you to is Poser: http://graphics.smithmicro.com/article/articleview/1156/1/281?sbss=281 Poser 7 is the latest version, and you can do google or yahoo searches to find tons of tutorials and resources....

Animation: studying animation in canada, colleges and universities in canada, sheridan college
colleges and universities in canada, sheridan college, universities in canada: Hi Camellia, I can definitely recommend Sheridan! I have friends and co-workers who are alumni and a good friend of mine is going to be teaching there this year. It s an excellent school for animation. I m not too familiar with other schools in Canada but...

Animation: 3d's max tutorial, computer training software, s max
computer training software, s max, max tutorial: Hi Mahendra, Here are few sites that have tutorials to help you learn the program. Some of these are to buy DVDs that have tutorials on them. http://www.computer-training-software.com/3dmax4.htm http://www.3dtraining.com/ http://www.amazing3d.com/services/tutmax.html...

Animation: exporting animation to .3DS files, vertex manipulation, rigid models
vertex manipulation, rigid models, scalar vector: Hey Timothy, Sorry, but what you are trying to do isn t possible at this time. While you can animate the rig, cameras, etc., .3DS does not have the capability of containing parametric modifiers. it can only hold the geometries, and the RIGID motion of...

Animation: Resource to hire for Max 3ds, autodesk inventor, 3ds file
autodesk inventor, 3ds file, ball park: Hello Susan, There are a lot of variables that may help me direct you to some resources. Where are you located? Are you capable of converting the file (Autodesk Inventor right?) to a .3DS file? and what exactly is the file, what are you trying to have done...

Animation: visual frames in DV, adobe premiere elements, video function
adobe premiere elements, video function, drop frame: Ahhhh!...Ok...now that you have explained what you are doing, I see exactly why the footage is not good... When you convert to DVD format files (those .vob s that play on an actual DVD player), the footage gets major compression, that is made to view on...

Animation: worth of animation course, animation course, work ethic
animation course, work ethic, finding a job: I m not sure what you re referring to with 12th for the 3rd time and 10+2. I m in the US. I can say that a college degree is important and certainly helpful in finding a job initially, but you must have the skills and work ethic to succeed long term.....

Animation: 3d animation, Start learning 3D with Poser
Start learning 3D with Poser: The Software that I tell people to start with to see if they like 3D animation is a program called Poser. It has changed companies many times since I first used it, but it has definitely gotten much better, to the point that I wouldn t be surprised if someone...

Animation: 3dsmax and photoshop tutorials, Find 3D Max 3dsmax 3ds max tutorials
Find 3D Max 3dsmax 3ds max tutorials: Most people do not realize how easy it is to find 3D Max tutorials. Simply go to Yahoo or Google and type a search 3D Max tutorials or 3D Max beginner tutorials or whatever search you want in simple English (and use 3D Max rather than 3DSMax because...

Animation: animation, 2d animation, physical models
2d animation, physical models, space x: 3D animation refers to working with models in all 3 axis of space, X,Y,Z. Essentially you are working with objects in a computer generated space that is just like physical models in the real world. 2D animation refers to flat drawings, X,Y. Traditional hand...

Animation: creatoon, seperate layer, animation program
seperate layer, animation program, best bet: I m not familiar with those programs, but it sounds like you are have an issue with the alpha channel. If you want the background of your image to appear transparent to other programs you need to save/import with an alpha channel. That s just a seperate layer...

Animation: creatoon, transparent elements, animation program
transparent elements, animation program, chroma key: Hello Rhianna, I m not familiar with the programs you mentioned but having a transparent background requires the use of alpha channels like in PhotoShop. Read in the manuals of the programs you use to see how they make transparent elements. Some programs...

Animation: Modeling, bone structure, lower jaw
bone structure, lower jaw, mouths: Hi Vincent. I would generally model the head with the mouth open. It doesn t have to be wide open, but at least slightly open so as not to have mesh from the upper and lower jaw converging. Generally speaking though, it shouldn t matter if you have a well...

Animation: Modeling, slack jawed yokel, share tricks
slack jawed yokel, share tricks, maya users: Hello Vincent. Sorry I took so long to get back to you. I was out of town. The reason to make your models with the mouth open is so you can build and work on the inside of the mouth and see it all clearly. Did you ever see a dentist work on a patient...

Animation: Modeling, facial model, facial expressions
facial model, facial expressions, close proximity: Hey Vincent. I tried to go to simply3dworld.com, but something was wrong with there site...or my computer...lol. At any rate, although I can t see their modelling tutorial, I would explain it like this: he probably models with mouths open so he doesn...

Animation: Pivot, graphic desinger, flash 8
graphic desinger, flash 8, stick figures: Hi.. Pivot is just a free program for animating stick figures. It s interesting, but I m not sure how much use it is besides giving you a basic understanding of animation and having a little fun in the process. Flash is much harder to learn but much more powerful....

Animation: Suggest what companies would be good to pitch to., cartoon network, may 1
cartoon network, may 1: Very Simple. Pitch to everyone. The more material you have, the better it is. Pitch with what you have. If they like it and want to see more material then show them what they want to see. That s pretty much it. Hope this helps. Russel...

Animation: AE animation, background object, traditional animation
background object, traditional animation, sure what type: Hey Jim, Sure you can, but I m not sure you would want to try do draw the frames in After Effects. I would suggest drawing your frames in a paint program, and naming them in a numbered sequence (i.e. running-man-0001, running-man-0002, etc...) Then when...

Animation: AE animation, 2d animation, traditional animation
2d animation, traditional animation, frame by frame: Hi Jim, You can do it but it s much more time consuming than using other programs that are made for traditional 2D animation, like Flash and ToonBoom. I have a friend who made a short piece in PhotoShop using gifs. He s in an asylum. (Just kidding about...

Animation: cartoons, animation field, question example
animation field, question example, writing a script: Hi Lora, If you re writing a script for an existing show you need an agent. If you re pitching you re own idea for a show you can just pitch to the developement person at the network who is taking pitches. Make sure if it s your own original material,...

Animation: Disney Art, walt disney productions, lady and the tramp
walt disney productions, lady and the tramp, thick cardboard: Hi Crystal, If you can send me some Jpegs of it with some close up details I can research it for and give you an answer. Send the jPegs to my email at: zvbxrpl@sprintmail.com I have a spam blocker so you ll have to do a another step for me to accept...

Animation: After Effects animation, paintbrush tool, ink painting
paintbrush tool, ink painting, traditional animation: hi jim - you can scan your artwork into your computer, then import the sequenced artwork into after effects. for example, you can create a sequence of PICTs or JPGs to import into after effects. it is important that these sequences are numbered properly and...

Animation: flash price?, flash animation program, demo version
flash animation program, demo version, product detail: Hello Jim, If you are taking a class or going to school you can get a great discount at: http://www.studica.com/products/product_detail.cfm?productid=53204 as opposed to the full price at: http://www.adobe.com/products/flash/ But, you can download...

Animation: import file to powerp point and retain animation, bmp file, animated sequence
bmp file, animated sequence, static image: First of all, I want to apologize for taking so long to respond. I was out of town on business, and the hotels internet access was not working for us, to the point that I haven t been able to check email in 8 days. Now about your question, I am somewhat...

Animation: school for animation., animation courses, motion graphics
animation courses, motion graphics, leap: Hi Dave. I m not familiar with the school you linked but their info seems very impressive, although so does their tuition! There s no reason for me to believe you wouldn t get an excellent experience through their course. The only thing I would suggest is...

Animation: TVC procedure, flash export, digital projection
flash export, digital projection, protools: Hi Meenakshi, I never heard the term TVC for commercials until now. You learn something new every day! If you re shooting video I wouldn t use Flash as your editing software. I d use Final Cut Pro or Avid to make your commercial. Using Pro-Tools for the...

Animation: 2d animation on flash, 2d animation, airline company
2d animation, airline company, professional studios: What is the schedule and total run time expected to be? The cost can vary greatly based on these and other issues. I ve done animations ranging from $2000 to $20,000. If the schedule is tight and they want a clean and polished look you would be closer to...

Animation: 2d versus 3d, traditional cartoons, 2d animation
traditional cartoons, 2d animation, jimmy neutron: Look at VectorEye, On2 Flix or Silhouette for Illustrator regarding vectorizstion software. The PC has much more software available to it for animation. I would be reluctant to use Mac s for his reason or at least until you have a better sense of the area...

Animation: Advice regarding animation, career in animation, animation courses
career in animation, animation courses, best animation: Hello Kamran, Maya seems to be the program of choice. Figure out what aspect of it you want to be an expert at and focus on that. I m in the USA and know of schools here. I can t really give advice for any schools where you are located. There are some good...

Animation: animating image sequence, pngs, image sequence
pngs, image sequence, zeroes: in after effects, time-stretch your .png sequence to shorten it. for example, in the time-stretching controls, you can set time-stretching at 50% to double the speed. normally you number your .pngs in the order you want them to play, i.e. test001.png would...

Animation: animating a picture sequence, line forum, hand drawn animation
line forum, hand drawn animation, png: Hello Jim, There s probably a preference for duration of each pic you bring in. I don t use After Effects the way you are. I d use a program made for that kind of animation. I use Flash for this kind of single frame hand drawn animation. You might go to...

Animation: animating a picture sequence, frame rate, png
frame rate, png, composition: You can quickly change how fast or slow the entire composition is by adjusting it s frame rate. You can find this under composition settings (ctrl+K). If you only want to speed up or slow down one sequence or footage within the composition you have to right...

Animation: animating a picture sequence, image sequence, first image
image sequence, first image, frame rate: Hey Jim, I just want to make sure first that you are importing a sequence properly... In AE, if the images are named with a numbered sequence, (i.e. jim-001, jim-002, jim-003,...,jim-125), then you can simply import footage, and select the first image...