Press Releases

HBO "Real Sports" Exposes Underbelly Of Thoroughbred Racing

Saturday, May 10, 2008
Washington, D.C. -- On the heels of Eight Belles' tragic death at the 2008 Kentucky Derby, HBO is exposing an unsavory side of the Thoroughbred racing industry. The network's "Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel" will...

Shocking Video of Dolphin Slaughter in Japan

Thursday, May 01, 2008
The Save Japan Dolphins Coalition joins the Oceanic Preservation Society (OPS) in releasing a shocking new video of the cruel slaughter of dolphins by Japanese whalers. Japan is pushing the International Whaling Commission (IWC), meeting...

Bison in the Greater Yellowstone Area

Thursday, April 10, 2008
A diverse coalition of tribal, conservation, hunting, animal welfare and wildlife groups, an outfitting business, and concerned citizens from Montana and South Dakota, have filed an emergency rule making petition with the U.S. Department of...

Groups Say Human Oversight Necessary at US Slaughterhouses

Tuesday, March 11, 2008
Washington, D.C. -- Following a recent suggestion in Congress that the government should install video cameras in US slaughterhouses to ensure the humane and safe treatment of animals killed for human consumption, the Animal Welfare...