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ACTION ALERT: Incredible but true. Indian Lake goose hunt may be targeting a pair of geese.

Next Saturday, September 22nd, North Huntingdon is holding yet another goose hunt at Indian Lake. Because images can speak louder and truer than words, here’s a link to a short video taken last Friday at the site, which exposes the truth … Continue reading

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Game Commission shows no mercy

This past week, Channel 4/WTAE ran a story about a raccoon with a glass jar stuck on his head, who had been in a resident’s tree in Shenango Township (Lawrence County) for 4 days. The resident, clearly a compassionate person, … Continue reading

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Widening the Circle of Compassion, by Glenn Grodin

Glenn Grodin (1961 – 1995), a Pittsburgh-based animal rights and social justice activist, was a source of inspiration for many people in our area and a forerunner in perceiving the close connection between the fields of animal and social justice … Continue reading

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Pittsburgh “Animal Care and Control”? Where’s the “Care”?

Fortunately for thousands of animals across the nation – both domestic and wild – there is a little revolution taking place in the Animal Control world. It started out to a large extent with the No Kill Advocacy Center, which … Continue reading

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Anti-pigeon shoot campaign… your help needed now!

This was an important week in the fight against live pigeon shoots in Pennsylvania and one that saw anti-shoot lobbyists come the closest they’ve ever come to a vote in the State House. The vote didn’t happen because of political … Continue reading

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North Huntingdon goose hunts suspended

Video: North Huntingdon resident Chad Raith talks about the ineffectiveness of local goose hunts According to recent media articles, North Huntingdon has suspended its now annual / bi-annual goose hunts held at Indian Lake (Westmoreland County). These hunts have been targeted by … Continue reading

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