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JULIAN CASTRO UNVEILS SWEEPING ANIMAL WELFARE LEGISLATION

Democratic Presidential candidate Julian Castro has unveiled a sweeping legislative plan that would protect animals and wildlife. The PAW (Protecting Animals and Wildlife) Plan would end euthanizing domestic dogs and cats, make animal abuse a federal crime and respond to President Donald Trump’s recent overhaul of the Endangered Species Act.

TRUMP REVERSES ELEPHANT AND LION TROPHY BAN

Remember a few months ago when Trump vowed to uphold the elephant and lion trophy ban? Well, he has gone back on his word and will now allow hunters to bring back elephant and lion trophies into the US.

TRUMP ADMIN REVERSES BAN ON ELEPHANT TROPHIES

The Trump administration will be lifting a ban on elephant trophies killed in Zimbabwe and Zambia that was originally put in place by President Obama’s administration.

CANNED AFRICAN LION HUNTING BANS TIGHTEN IN THE US

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service just ruled last week that African lions imports from canned hunts in South Africa will be banned.