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July 10, 2000


The recent introduction in Congress of a bill to outlaw the use of circus elephants sent us lumbering over the Web to see what's up with animal rights.

Animal Rights Resource Site

Animal-rights-related news from the Associated Press is available here, including the recent story of a toddler who was bitten by a pet prairie dog, which apparently proves they are not good to have around the house. Prairie dogs, that is.

Animal Rights 2000

We found there was still time to sign up for the plenary sessions at this big conference in Washington. The animal-festooned Web page makes it look like it's going to be a real zoo.

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

"Help Animals in Turkey" was among the pleas on this site. PETA, a 20-year-old organization, is the largest animal-rights group in the world.

Animal Rights Web Ring

A Web ring is a series of linked sites on a single topic. This site opens the door to such a ring of sites, including one titled Veggie Valley and another called Animal Rights Kingdom.

Here is a place to shop for organic, vegetarian, earth-friendly and cruelty-free products.

The Animal Rights FAQ

Ninety-six questions, including Question 3: What exactly are rights, and what rights can we give animals?

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