Tagged: Animals

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.

Should Packy Stay At The Oregon Zoo?

OPB | April 11, 2014 12:40 p.m.

FRIDAY: As the Oregon Zoo celebrates the 52nd birthday of Packy the elephant, an animal rights group says it's time to send him to live in an elephant sanctuary.

Ranchers Concerned About Sage Grouse Conservation Plans

OPB | Jan. 15, 2014 12:15 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Oregon cattle ranchers react to plans to reappoint some public lands currently used for cattle grazing as a protected habitat for the sage grouse.

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.

A Hard Look At Elephants In Captivity

Dec. 05, 2012 12:30 p.m.

The ownership questions surrounding the newborn baby elephant at the Oregon Zoo bring up important issues about elephants living in captivity.

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