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Ex-Colorado veterinary regulator accused of animal cruelty

Authorities said pet birds were found living in bad conditions in Ellen Kessler's suburban Denver home

Crime and Courts

Feinstein wants probe into how many wild horses end up in slaughterhouses as Western drought forces roundups

Horse advocates say a $1,000 cash payment for those who adopt the mustangs created an incentive for people to buy the horses and then illegally sell them for slaughter


Colorado Supreme Court rejects animal cruelty ballot measure strongly opposed by farmers, ranchers

Initiative 16 heads back to the title board and its proponents for changes

Politics and Government

Animal cruelty initiative aggravates Colorado ranchers fresh off MeatOut Day controversy

The proposed ballot measure would make ranchers wait to slaughter animals until they are older, which ranchers say would devastate Colorado’s agriculture economy.


Opinion: It’s time to ban wildlife killing contests in Colorado

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: Humane Pet Act is a long-overdue step toward compassion for dogs and cats

Championed by First Gentleman Reis, the bill would close Colorado to puppy and kitten mills

Opinion Columns

Opinion: Closing down puppy mills isn’t a “radical animal rights” move — it’s all about decency

Opinion Columns

Opinion: The mass killing of Denver’s geese is cause for concern and outrage

Opinion Columns

Nicolais: Providing more legal resources to protect animals could help reduce crime against people

Opinion Columns