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When Wild Animals Come To The City

OPB |June 13, 2014 12:45 p.m.

FRIDAY: After a bear was removed from a tree in NE Portland this week, we wanted to know what kinds of policies are in place to deal with wildlife in urban areas.

Oregon Appeals Court Ruling Addresses Warrantless Search Of Animals

OPB |April 17, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: The court reversed a misdemeanor conviction for animal neglect, throwing out evidence from a veterinarian who tested a dog without a warrant.

OHSU Explains 10 Accidental Primate Deaths

OPB |Feb. 12, 2014 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Oregon Health and Science University is taking heat from a national animal rights group for four incidents that resulted in the deaths of research primates.

Should Animals Have Legal Personhood?

OPB |Dec. 04, 2013 12:50 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: An animal rights group has filed a writ of habeas corpus on behalf of a chimpanzee named Tommy, in an effort to take him from his owners and have him put in a sanctuary.

Jane Goodall

Oct. 06, 2011 9:20 a.m.

The primatologist and activist Jane Goodall joins us to talk about chimps, humans, war and peace.

Knowing Your Meat

May 10, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Local restaurateur and chef Naomi Pomeroy would like to know where the meat she serves at her restaurant Beast comes from. Does that matter to you?

Legislating Wolves

April 05, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Oregon ranchers want to see changes to state laws that protect wolves.

Northwest Passages: Diane Hammond

Aug. 17, 2010 9 a.m.

Oregon author Diane Hammond on her life and novels.

Algae and Seabirds

Oct. 27, 2009 9 a.m.

What should be done to help birds affected by a slimy foam off the coast of Oregon and Washington?


July 28, 2009 9 a.m.

From rabbits to receipts, why do people hoard things?

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