animal rights

Animal rights demonstrators outside  courthouse. (photo: Melissa Duran/KXNT/CBS Las Vegas)

Protest Planned At Reno Dog Killing Status Hearing

Animal rights activists plan a rally outside a Reno courthouse where a 24-year-old man faces charges accusing him of beheading and dismembering several dogs.

10/16/2014

A PETA activist protests the eating of turkeys at Thanksgiving in front of the White House on Nov. 23, 2010. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

PETA Asks For Monument Honoring Hundreds Of Turkeys Who Died In A Utah Truck Accident

PETA activists want to place a roadsign at the spot where hundreds of turkeys were killed last week when the truck carrying them fell into a reservoir.

05/02/2014

Pet store owner Gloria Lee will be in court for a bail hearing. (photo: Melissa Duran/KXNT/CBS Las Vegas)

Puppy Shop Owner Due In Court

Gloria Eun Hye Lee to appear for bail hearing.

02/07/2014

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Mexican Rodeo Halted At South Point

Officials at the South Point casino in Las Vegas say plans for a Mexican-style rodeo there next month have been cancelled

08/23/2013

(photo: Sean Whaley/special for KXNT)

Animal Cruelty Bill Advances In Legislature

An inadvertent hindrance in animal cruelty reporting created by a 2011 law is one step closer to being closed after Nevada senators passed a corrective measure through committee.

03/08/2013

Tim Phillips from the National Anti-Vivisection Society holds up a photo of a caged monkey. (photo by Bruno Vincent/Getty Images)

$180k In Fines Sought For Animal Testing Deaths

An animal rights group is urging federal inspectors to fine Charles River Laboratories nearly $200,000 after the firm reported four more monkeys and other research animals died at its testing labs in Nevada and elsewhere since 2009.

12/14/2012

(photo: SVEN HOPPE/AFP/Getty Images)

County Commissioners Deny Chimp Consent

Clark County commissioners have denied a permit for a man hoping to keep four chimpanzees at his southwest valley home.

11/21/2012

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