Minnesota Animal Rights Group Objects To Cowboy MonkeyAn animal rights group wants "Whiplash the Cowboy Monkey" pulled from a weekend rodeo in St. Paul. The Minnesota Federated Humane Societies believes the 27-year-old Capuchin monkey is at risk for head trauma.
Animal Rights Group Puts Pig Welfare Under A MicroscopeAn animal protection organization is calling for changes in the way pregnant pigs are handled. Sleepy Eye's Christensen Farms is one of the largest pork producers in the country, and it's one of Wal-Mart's biggest pork suppliers.
PETA Demands Legal Action After Zoo Animal DrowningsThe animal rights group PETA is pressing for legal action after a number of animals at a Duluth zoo were killed amid flash flooding.
Judge Delays Sentencing For Animal Rights ActivistA judge has delayed the sentencing for an animal rights activist from Minneapolis who was convicted of participating in a conspiracy to free ferrets from a breeding facility in Minnesota.
PETA Video Upsets Students At Eden Valley-WatkinsIn a place where livestock is a big part of the rural fabric, animal rights can be a sensitive subject. It's one reason a group of students at Eden Valley-Watkins middle school formed a group to discuss the topic.