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Devin Kazakoff talks to TCC about the Native PZP Immunocontraceptive

Excerpts from The Columbia Valley Pioneer: Recently, Invermere local Devin Kazakoff travelled to Montana to find his own solution to what he sees as the valley’s deer culling travesty. In 2014, Mr. Kazakoff was arrested in Kimberly after he damaged two clover traps during a cull. On April 1st, he …

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Why Capital Iron Must Drop Canada Goose

In December of 2014, at the end of a campaign protesting against the inhumane horse-drawn carriage industry, members of The Critical Cat investigated retailer Capital Iron regarding concerns they carried Canada Goose fur-trimmed coats. Our concern had been raised after protesting with activists of the Vancouver Animal Defense League at …

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11 Reasons Why The Oak Bay Deer Cull Is Not A “Success.”

Oak Bay has officially announced that 11 deer, 7 bucks and 4 does, have been killed by clover trap and bolt gun in Oak Bay’s long gestating deer cull.   Mayor Nils Jensen has reported that the killing is now finished and that in the eyes of Oak Bay council the …

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The Critical Cat Interviews Victoria Citizen’s Against Rodeo Events (VCARE)

Update!:The Luxton Pro Rodeo has been cancelled due to lack of funding!  Much of this success is due to the diligence and hard work of Melissa de Muelles-Wolf of Victoria Citizens Against Rodeo Events (VCARE).  Melissa did an incredible job of apply pressure to the Luxton Rodeo’s sponsors, which heavily pulled …

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Thanksliving: It’s About Turkey…and so much more.

It is not unusual to find more hypocrisy than ‘thanks’ being given this time of year on the traditional Thanksgiving holiday. People throughout North America come together as families to break bread and eat the flesh of turkeys, which are ironically the mascot many of these people endear for this …

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