animal advocacy

  • Betty White, zoos, and animal advocacy

    Betty White, zoos, and animal advocacy

    Earlier this week, Betty White announced she’s writing two memoirs , the second of which will chronicle her relationships with non-human animals. I was thrilled to hear it. I loved White on The Mary Tyler Moore Show. I loved her on Golden Girls. Most recently I loved that she nailed her monologue on Saturday Night […]

  • San Francisco’s proposed ban on the sale of birds and small animals in city pet stores

    San Francisco’s proposed ban on the sale of birds and small animals in city pet stores

    They call themselves “pet bird advocates” and formed a group called POPA — Protect Our Precious Animals. Their goal? To keep the purchase of birds and small animals alive and well in pet stores throughout San Francisco by opposing a proposed ban on such sales. Not only would this ban infringe upon our “right to […]