U.S. Ranked as Second Worst Nation in the World on New Animal Cruelty Index
This is a remarkable time for animals. We have a U.S. president who cares little about protecting animals and, yet, an American public with a tremendous potential for positive change.
The United States has ranked as the second-worst country for animal cruelty, according to the new Voiceless Animal Cruelty Index (VACI), which evaluates and ranks 50 countries based on the welfare of farmed animals. It is placed 49th out of 50 countries and labeled "extremely poor." These 50 countries account for 80 percent of the world's farmed animal population. Read more....
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Ondine Sherman on Alaskan hunters, bad grammar and a bustling backyard zoo When she was a young girl, author and animal rights advocate Ondine Sherman wrote a letter to the editor of Animal Liberation magazine vowing that she would dedicate her life and career to improving the lives of animals. In 2019,…
RADIO INTERVIEW WITH
ONDINE SHERMAN: RICHARD AEDY, ABC RADIO
Ondine Sherman, animal rights advocate and mother of disabled twins Sunday 26 May 2013 12:30PM In her early thirties Ondine Sherman's life was happily on course. She had built up the animal rights group Voiceless, she'd married, travelled the world and had a daughter. But life changed for Ondine and…
KNOWING ANIMALS PODCAST
Protecting Animals 29: Ondine Sherman from Voiceless0 Nov 25, 2019 This week on Knowing Animals we are joined by Ondine Sherman. Ondine is one of the co-founders of Voiceless, the Animal Protection Institution. She is also an author. We discuss her latest book ‘Sky’ which was published by Pantera Press in…