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  1. Dogfighters on the Run: The HSUS Spurs Police Crackdown

    Contributor(s):: The Humane Society Of The United States

    How can anyone derive satisfaction from watching two dogs tear each other apart? How can anyone sit for hours, not only watching but cheering every wound, every broken leg or mangled eye?We can only guess the answers to such questions. What we do know is that every weekend, hundreds of men,...

  2. Property Rights of Animals

    Contributor(s):: Nettie Bradford

    The problem here treated includes the property rights and spatial relationships o f animals, with special reference to the land vertebrates. With little work done in the way of collecting and compiling materials pertaining to this field, the references and literature were widely scattered....

  3. Equal Treatment for Equal Relevance: The Unjustifiable Exemption of Farm Animals from Animal Cruelty Laws

    Contributor(s):: Miles Decoster

    In the past 100 years pet, zoo/aquarium, and research animals have gained unprecedented legal protection from unnecessary human harm via the creation of strict animal cruelty laws. Due to the work of moral philosophers and compassionate lawyers/judges animal cruelty laws have been improved to...

  4. Equitable Self-Ownership for Animals

    Contributor(s):: David Favre

    This Article proposes a new use of existing property law concepts to change the juristic personhood status of animals. Presently, animals are classified as personal property, which gives them no status or standing in the legal system for the protection or promotion of their interests. Professor...

  5. Xenograft and Partial Affections

    Contributor(s):: James A. Nelson

    Making moral decisions of the sort brought to our attention by contemporary philosophical reflections on animals has a tendency to highlight our particular connections to other people. The decision to adopt a vegetarian diet, for instance, is sure to affect relationships with spouses and friends,...

  6. Robbing PETA to Spay Paul: Do Animal Rights Include Reproductive Rights?

    Contributor(s):: David Boonin

    Let me begin with a confession. My papers are often praised more for their titles than for their contents. At a job interview a few years ago, I was told that if I didn’t have a future in philosophy (hardly the words one wants to hear during a job interview), the quality of my titles...

  7. [Thoughts on the complex relationship between medicine and animals: a death prayer for a loyal cat]

    Contributor(s):: Cabello, C. F.

  8. Animal hoarding: devastating, complex, and everyone's concern

    Contributor(s):: Williams, Bronwen

  9. Animal instincts

  10. For Gleco: Tom Regan's Fight for Animal Rights

    Contributor(s):: McGuiness, Laura

  11. Member spotlight animal angel

  12. Play the "Pets" Card

  13. Service users and their animals: considerations for mental health professionals

    Contributor(s):: Williams, Bronwen

  14. Keeping Pets

    Contributor(s):: Bok, Hilary, Beauchamp, Tom L, Frey, R G

  15. An introduction to animals and the law

    Contributor(s):: Schaffner, Joan

  16. Animal politics and political animals

    Contributor(s):: Wissenburg, Marcel L. J.

  17. "Nothing of the Origin and Destiny of Cats": The Remainder of the Logos

    Contributor(s):: Rose, John M.

  18. Are Dogs the New Hummer?

    Contributor(s):: Betz, Margaret

  19. Beyond Animal Rights: Food, Pets and Ethics [Book Review}

    Contributor(s):: Baertschi, Bernard

  20. Companion Cats as Co-citizens? Comments on Sue Donaldson's and Will Kymlicka's "Zoopolis". (Series: Georges Canguilhem)

    Contributor(s):: Palmer, Clare