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heatherclemenceau · 1M ago

Questionable CTV Reporting on “Roxy the Goldendoodle” Prompts Harassment of Vet Clinic

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau The veterinary profession is often replete with occupational stress.  Research has suggested that people whose work involves making life-or-death decisions ab...
heatherclemenceau · 3M ago

Horsemeat Adulterated Sausages – Where Deception and Detection Intersect

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau A few months ago the CFIA funded a study of sausages that determined that 20 per cent of samples from grocery stores across Canada contained meats that weren’...
heatherclemenceau · 5M ago

The 10 Commandments of Riding for Roy Moore

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau A few days ago, alleged pedophile, bigot, and misogynist Roy Moore rode his horse, Sassy, to the Alabama Senate polling station and got roasted extra crispy b...
heatherclemenceau · 5M ago

Conservative MP Michelle Rempel Seeks To Close Bestiality Loophole After Liberals Drop The Ball

Written by: Heather Clemenceau Finally, someone is proposing to fix the loophole in the Canadian criminal code that allows bestiality. After Nathaniel Erskine-Smith’s private member’s  Bill ...
heatherclemenceau · 5M ago

Short Hills Deer Hunt – Remains Of The Day

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau Photos: Short Hills Wildlife Alliance I find that there is a bizarre disconnect between the public face that hunters would like to present and the disturbing ...
heatherclemenceau · 7M ago

Access-To-Information Docs Reveal Auctions and Feedlots are “Bad at Paperwork”

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau “…all horse meat producers must obtain the health and medical history – complete with information on all drugs and vaccines used – of each horse for the 180 d...
heatherclemenceau · 9M ago

New ASPCA Study Examines The Availability Of Homes for Unwanted Horses in the United States

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau Simply offering a horse for sale is no guarantee of finding a suitable home for that animal,  even if young and sound.  The process is even more challenging i...
heatherclemenceau · 9M ago

Animals Without Borders

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau The construction of barriers along borders is a hardly a new practice, from the Great Wall of China and Hadrian’s Wall to the present day. Aside from the exis...
heatherclemenceau · 10M ago

A Good Good-Bye…

Written by:  Heather Clemenceau Life pulses in the countryside in the hamlet of Ancaster, Ontario. Away from the town, the meticulously maintained Ancaster Pet Cemetery (founded by Hamilton ...
heatherclemenceau · 10M ago

Horse and Cattle Feedlot Property For Sale – Another Sign Of The Times?

The 170 acre property of a feedlot operator in Canada who has collected horses for the purpose of selling them for meat is now for sale. This area is prime for redevelopment, both commercial...