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‘Animals need your help’

Multiple people gathered at The Sails in Kelowna to march for an end to lab animals.

Protestors in Kelowna brought animals with them for the march and walked along Water Street. Read more

Protesters oppose research tests on animals

Protesters oppose research tests on animals

Steve MacNaull | Original post: Kelowna Daily Courier Numerous dogs, a couple of cats and a bunny accompanied their humans Monday to protest painful and fatal medical testing on animals. “These World Day for Animals in Laboratories walks are being held in cities around the world today,” said Kelowna event organizer Karen Stiewe. “When you… Read more

75 rabbits in need of new home

Article credit and link to original: Okanagan Sunday staff – Kelowna Daily Courier July 21, 2013 Remember those 800 rabbits that were taken off the streets of Kelowna in 2008 and are now living in sanctuaries? Well, 75 of them are in urgent need of a new permanent home. The Responsible Animal Care Society (TRACS),… Read more

Animal care society seeks home for 50 rabbits – Kelowna Capital News

Article credit and link to original: Wade-Patterson Kelowna Capital News Published July 26, 2012 It was tough to drive down Enterprise Way in 2008 without seeing tens—if not hundreds—of rabbits. Some liked the hopping animals but several businesses found them to be a nuisance. To save the creatures from being killed, The Responsible Animal Care… Read more

Kelowna’s rabbit population multiplies – CTV BC

Article credit and link to original: Published Friday, March 21, 2008 6:51PM PDT Residents in Kelowna are in disagreement over how to handle a surge in the rabbit population. Rabbits in the area are multiplying quickly and becoming a pest, according to some. Female rabbits give birth to as many as seven babies every… Read more

When Easter bunnies aren’t so cute – Globe and Mail

Article credit and link to original: Rod Mickleburgh – Globe and Mail – published March 18, 2008 Rarely now do cowboys ride the range lassoing stray doggies. The 21st century is a tamer time. These days, what animal roundups remain are more likely to pursue lesser targets. Like rabbits. In Kelowna on the weekend, several… Read more