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Release date:
Thu, 09/03/2006

A mass protest against the export of live calves to European veal crates " a highly-controversial trade with serious animal welfare considerations " is being called for by the UK's la

Release date:
Wed, 01/03/2006

David Beckham's recent decision to dump his Adidas kangaroo-leather football boots in favour of synthetic ones may have come too late for the kangaroos, says the animal group, Viva!

Release date:
Thu, 23/02/2006

Shia and Sunni divisions hit UK as Taliban fundamentalists target animal slaughter

A state veterinary officer has blown the whistle on a radical new Islamic group which is demanding that UK slaughterhouses change the way they kill animals for Halal meat.

Release date:
Wed, 22/02/2006

The focus on wild birds in the hysteria surrounding bird flu is a deliberate distraction from the true source of the disease " modern poultry farming " claims vegetarian campaigns group V

Release date:
Sun, 12/02/2006

Stockport-born Juliet Gellatley is founder and director of the Vegetarian & Vegan Foundation and Viva!, Europe's largest vegetarian/vegan campaigning organisation.