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Seal licence regime must be strengthened

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Libby Anderson
01 September 2015

Over two hundred “rogues” killed last year Numerous press articles on seal shooting in the last two days, such as this by Rob Edwards in...

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Grey seals

Sometimes the evidence is too hard to stomach

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Louise Robertson
27 August 2015

As a campaigner I'm often heard banging on about how important it is to have evidence to back up campaigns to strengthen our case for change for the...

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Majority of SnareWatch cases are unintended victims

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Louise Robertson
28 July 2015

This time of year is definitely by far the worst for snaring incidents as sporting estates ramp up their predator control ahead of the game bird...

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Westminster hunting vote delayed but not abandoned

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Libby Anderson
14 July 2015

A vote on relaxing the Hunting Act planned for Wednesday has been postponed after the SNP said it would oppose the changes. The UK government's...

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Let’s align with animal welfare

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Libby Anderson
13 July 2015

Curious claims about England and Wales hunting amendments Like animal welfare organisations and compassionate individuals the length and breadth of...

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Shock collars – the shocking truth

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Louise Robertson
07 July 2015

Being a campaigner can be extremely frustrating at times, particularly with certain issues that seem repeatedly to take one step forward and three...

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New WAWC is on the wild side

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Libby Anderson
03 July 2015

 Ground-breaking Wild Animal Welfare Committee launches. OneKind is delighted to welcome the public launch today of a new Committee devoted to...

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Scotland says “No” to wild animal circuses

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Libby Anderson
26 June 2015

Scottish Government papers released today have confirmed that an overwhelming 98% of respondents to a public consultation on the issue supported a...

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Circus tiger

Is it fun being a pet?

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admin
24 June 2015

OneKind is delighted to present a guest blog by 15 year old Emily who did a week work placement in our office. Emily gives us her thoughts on a...

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Click to defend nature

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Libby Anderson
23 June 2015

OneKind supports calls for the protection of Europe’s natural environment. The EU Birds and Habitats Directives exist to protect the most...

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Commission fails to meet citizens’ animal welfare demands

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Libby Anderson
11 June 2015

Last week, the European Commission published its response to the European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI) ‘Stop Vivisection’. The...

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Man jailed for mistreating animals kept as live bait

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Louise Robertson
28 May 2015

A man has been jailed for 150 days for mistreating over 130 mice, rats and rabbits which he was keeping in cages in a greenhouse at his home in...

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Puppy farming horrors exposed

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Libby Anderson
16 April 2015

Consumers need to get wise - now Last night’s shocking exposé of puppy farming by BBC Scotland followed the supply chain in Scotland and...

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Heartbreaking reason to ban snaring

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Louise Robertson
01 April 2015

Having campaigned for a ban on snares for the best part of ten years, I thought I’d been exposed to the worst of these cruel traps. I was wrong....

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The OneKind Manifesto

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Louise Robertson
19 March 2015

With the countdown on until Parliament dissolves on 30 March ahead of the General Election we’ve published our manifesto for animals. We all...

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Government statement on household product testing

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Louise Robertson
12 March 2015

The UK government has today announced the steps it will take to limit the use of animals for testing household products. Minister of State for Crime...

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The joy of pets

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24 February 2015

What quality of life do you think a tarantula has in Taunton? Or what kind of habitat a python has in Perth? OneKind believes that laws across the UK...

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Exotics trade is rough on animals

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Libby Anderson
15 February 2015

What do you think when you hear the word “pet”? Do you think “dog” or “cat”?  Or, in a wider sense, a...

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FAWC recommends comprehensive uptake of CCTV in slaughterhouses

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Libby Anderson
04 February 2015

This week has produced yet another devastating exposé of cruelty to animals in a UK slaughterhouse - another piece of outstanding work by...

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Resolutions for Animals

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06 January 2015

A new year, a new me. That is often the refrain that rings out as we leave one year and enter a new one. Many of us make New Year resolutions often...

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