Education & Reference

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A survey of 1,008 adults nationwide was conducted by phone between Feb. 25 and Feb. 28, 2010 by Opinion Research Corp.

7 Out of 10 Americans Wrongly Believe HSUS is a Pet-Shelter "Umbrella Group"

Published Mar. 10, 2010

Consumer Group Reminds Americans that Less than One Percent of Donations to HSUS Benefit Local Pet Shelters

Animal Rights On The March

Published May. 21, 2010

How animal rightists are bringing new meaning to the pledge "with liberty and justice for all." Washington, watch out.

Animals Donít Have Rights, But Humans Do Have Duties

Published Sep. 10, 2010

In a 1986 interview with Washingtonian magazine, Ingrid Newkirk, the founder and still president of the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, made a provocative statement that continues to be noticed today.

Antibiotics provide solutions

Published Apr. 14, 2010

There is much discussion surrounding the use of antibiotics in food producing animals and the risk of resistance that may result. According to Dr. Scott Hurd of Iowa State University, the risk is very minimal...

Are You Ready For An Agriculture Emergency?

Published Apr. 12, 2010

The 2007 Ag Census from the USDA indicated that there were 656,475 operations specializing in beef cattle ranching and farming...

Bags Fly Free (But So Do Animal-Rights Commercials)

Published Mar. 31, 2010

Facebook is a marvelous thing. On Friday I posted a note describing a Thursday night incident that an Ohio pork producer told me about.

Check out this really cool video!

Published Sep. 10, 2010

World food production will need to double by the year 2050 in order to head off mass hunger, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.

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Support your local animal shelter if you want to help companion animals.

Cute Kittens, Playful Puppies & HSUS Lies

Published Mar. 10, 2010

Like many pet lovers, itís hard for me to resist a fuzzy little kitten or puppy dog playing. I was the official kitten rescuer on our farm and saved the lives of several by bottle feeding them.

DNR steps on toes with partnership

Published May. 13, 2010

Spring has sprung and the 2010 class of wild ones is appearing on the Wisconsin landscape.

Egg Safety

Published Sep. 10, 2010

Due to the recent egg recall, you may be wondering if eggs are safe to eat....