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Number of experiments on animals in Great Britain rises again

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Libby Anderson
10 July 2014

OneKind and other animal welfare organisations are shocked by the continued upward trend in experimentation, when alternatives to animal experiments...

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No Wild Animal Circus ban in Queens’s speech

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John Brady
06 June 2014

Bill to ban wild animals from Circuses in England fails to appearMost members of the public would have looked at the Queens Speech on Wednesday...

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Spreading the OneKind word

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Louise Robertson
04 June 2014

If ever there was any doubt about OneKind’s remit stretching beyond Scotland, the last few weeks have well and truly proven that it does. With...

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S.24 repeal comes a step closer

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Libby Anderson
01 May 2014

A UK government consultation launched today offers the prospect of greater transparency about the use of animals in experiments.  Animal welfare...

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FAWC seeks views on CCTV in slaughterhouses

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Libby Anderson
29 April 2014

The welfare of farm animals at slaughter in the United Kingdom is a major concern for OneKind supporters and many members of the public. Undercover...

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Not much to celebrate on snaring anniversary

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Louise Robertson
01 April 2014

Exactly a year ago today Scotland introduced regulations which made it the most tightly regulated country in the UK when it comes to snaring. After...

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Light-touch dog licensing scheme will promote responsible ownership

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Libby Anderson
28 March 2014

On the day of the Scottish Government’s Responsible Dog Ownership summit in Edinburgh, OneKind has proposed a new licensing scheme to address...

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Dangerous dogs or dangerous owners?

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Louise Robertson
25 March 2014

The first part of ITV's two-part documentary on dangerous dogs made for pretty depressing viewing. Sadly I am exposed to so much cruelty and suffering...

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To dock or not to dock?

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Louise Robertson
04 March 2014

The legislation which banned the docking of dogs’ tails was a huge victory for those who campaigned to make this mutilation illegal. OneKind...

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Tory MP the dog’s b*llocks for raising electric shock collar issue in Parliament

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Louise Robertson
30 January 2014

Campaigners like me work tirelessly to push animal welfare higher up the priority list on the political agenda but understandably there will always be...

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Scottish Government consults on wild animals in circuses in Scotland

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Libby Anderson
22 January 2014

OneKind is pleased to see the newly-published consultation from the Scottish Government, asking “Should the use of wild animals in travelling...

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Lord Houghton Award

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Libby Anderson
06 December 2013

OneKind last night presented the Lord Houghton Award for Services to Animal Welfare to David Martin MEP in recognition of decades of commitment and...

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Call for Fortnum & Mason to be stripped of Royal Warrants over vile foie gras

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Fiona Newton
22 November 2013

Foie gras (literally “fatty liver”) is produced by force feeding ducks and geese a mixture of maize, salt and fat, two to three times a...

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OneKind welcomes Committee decision to prod Minister over circuses

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Libby Anderson
12 November 2013

OneKind welcomes Committee decision to “prod” Minister over circuses. The Public Petitions Committee of the Scottish Parliament today (12...

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Help homeless pets this Christmas

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Fiona Newton
05 November 2013

Would you like to help homeless pets this Christmas? OneKind will be collecting donations of food, treats, toys, bedding, food bowls and non-leather...

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UK Government to proceed with full ban on wild animals in Circuses

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John Brady
25 October 2013

We were delighted at the news that the UK Government intend to proceed with the full ban on the use of wild animals in Circuses in England.  Like...

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It’s time to ban Snares

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John Brady
03 October 2013

Cruel, indiscriminate, primitive – and legal.  Why? As the pheasant shooting season gets underway this month, OneKind is launching a high...

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UK pet sales law past its sell-by date

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Libby Anderson
04 September 2013

OneKind supports new internet advertising initiative. The Pet Advertising Advisory Group (PAAG), of which OneKind is a member, has today launched...

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OneKind’s Campaigning Priorities

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John Brady
15 August 2013

Focussing on less means we can achieve more OneKind is a relatively small organisation and has to prioritise its focus of work with a view to...

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The shocking effect of electric collars

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John Brady
31 July 2013

Call to ban sale of electric shock collars. Last weekend I took our family Labrador Declan along to a lead training workshop at the wonderfully named...

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