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Champion for Animals

Alida funnels her passion for animals into volunteerism and support! Alida first volunteered with Animal Place after our 2012 rescue of 4,460 hens from a Turlock egg farm that left 50,000 birds without food for more than two weeks. She helped to administer medicine, trim overgrown nails and matted feathers of rescued hens. “I’d never […]

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Why Pig Farming Hurts

Have you ever seen where the average pig raised for slaughter lives? For most, the answer is no. The reality of pig farming is purposefully hidden from you. You might envision happy animals roaming wide-open fields, living a natural life. The truth is far more unsettling. Come on a journey and find out what it […]

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Eating for Your Health and to Avoid Pandemics – Webinar Recording

In this webinar, Dr. Don Forrester, MD, and Linda Middlesworth explain the importance of eating for your health and how it can help avoid future pandemics. Take this time to learn how and why you should eat a healthy diet! They will also help you make the connection between diets and pandemics.

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Donor Spotlight: Tony Kanal

You may know Tony Kanal as the bassist from No Doubt and DREAMCAR. Did you know he is an animal activist, Animal Place donor, and has been vegan for 8 years!? Stevie Walsh, Membership Coordinator interviewed Tony about music, travel, and veganism.  You began playing bass guitar in high school and joined No Doubt at […]

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1,000 Hens Get Out of Dodge

1,000 hens saved from an Iowa egg farm, FLYING home!

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From Farm to Freedom

From farm to freedom Three lucky turkeys are safe…and you can help name them! For three 5-week-old turkeys, life is looking up. Once confined in a shed with thousands, they are now safe at Animal Place thanks to a Good Samaritan.  They bear the scars of their experience, though. Instead of hatched beneath their mother’s […]

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Arctic Fox Donation Will Help Fund Rescue and Adoption Center

Earlier this year, vegan hair dye company Arctic Fox donated their February online sales to non-profits, including Animal Place. A big THANK YOU to Arctic Fox for supporting our life-saving work, and making the world a better place for farmed animals.  Arctic Fox’s generous gift goes towards preparing our Rescue & Adoption Center in Petaluma […]

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Animal Farming and COVID-19; Know the Connection

Animal Farming and COVID-19; Know the Connection Free webinar with Dr. Don Forrester, MD and Animal Place Wednesday, May 6th, 2020, 2:00 PM PST Secure your spot: https://donate.animalplace.org/Webinar Join us for a free educational webinar with Dr. Don Forrester, MD. There are many questions surrounding pandemics and their connections to animal farming. During this webinar, […]

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Demand an End to Live Markets in the United States

Urge the USDA to end live animal markets Stop pandemics where they start. Live animal markets place the public in grave danger, and result in immense cruelty to animals. Most infectious diseases can be traced back to animals, including COVID-19. The original reservoir for SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for causing COVID-19, is likely bat in […]

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Covid-19 and Animal Farming

Animal Place has long warned the public about the dangers related to animal farming. It causes harm to nonhuman animals, our planet, and our health. We are now in the midst of a global pandemic caused by COVID-19 (Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2). We are seeing the catastrophic results that animal farming can have on our planet and […]

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