ACTA

(redirected from Against Cruelty to Animals)
AcronymDefinition
ACTAAnti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement
ACTAAcetic Acid
ACTAAmerican Council of Trustees and Alumni
ACTAAcademisch Centrum Tandheelkunde Amsterdam (Amsterdam Academic Centre for Dentistry, Holland)
ACTAAssociation de Coordination Technique Agricole (France)
ACTAAdministrative Council for Terminal Attachments
ACTAAlameda Corridor Transportation Authority (California)
ACTAActin Assembly-Inducing Protein (protein)
ACTAAssociation of Canadian Travel Agents
ACTAAgainst Cruelty to Animals
ACTAAmerica's Carriers Telecommunications Association
ACTAAssociation Canadienne des Troubles Anxieux (French: Anxiety Disorders Association of Canada)
ACTAAlameda County Transportation Authority
ACTAAllensbacher Computer- und Telekommunikations-Analyse (German: computer and telecommunications analysis of Allensbach)
ACTAAlliance of Canadian Travel Associations
ACTAAir Traffic Control Association
ACTAAssociation of Cardiothoracic Anaesthetists (United Kingdom)
ACTAAnti-Corruption and Anti-Trafficking Action
ACTAAdvanced Combat Training Academy
ACTAAustralian Chemical Trauma Alliance, Inc.
ACTAAmerican Chungdokwan Taekwondo Association
ACTAAustralian Telescope Compact Array
ACTAAmerican Community Theatre Association (now American Association of Community Theatre)
ACTAArkansas Cable Telecommunications Association
ACTAAustralia Clay Target Association
ACTAArlington County Tennis Association (Virginia)
ACTAAnglo-Catholic Church in the Americas
ACTAAlameda Corridor Transportation Agency
ACTAAcces Creativity Theatre Arts (Bristol England community theatre)
ACTAAlabama Cable Telecommunications Association
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Campaign against Cruelty to Animals in Sierra Leone was established bya human rights defender Tom Sandi(nicknamed, Dog Father) and his colleagueanimal lovers in May 2005 as an Indigenous Local Voluntary Organisation.
The donations will be used in the League's campaigns against cruelty to animals for sport.
Allison Cardona, director of disaster response for the American Society for the Protection Against Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), said that most people don't believe that a disaster could ever happen to them, but people need to know what natural disasters are possible in their geographic regions, have a disaster plan in place and practice their plan.
SOME activists against cruelty to animals have spearheaded a move for banning animal sacrifice in religious ceremonies.
However much Victorian vegetarians might have gloried in being distinctive and different, such an identification would certainly have taken them several bridges too far, as the actual discussion of the relationships between organized vegetarianism and the movement against cruelty to animals makes abundantly clear.
But Megan Fox as Sophie, the dumb bimbo vegan starlet endearingly against cruelty to animals, while willing to cut human throats to become a star) nearly steals the movie.
AT a time when campaigns against cruelty to animals have had some successes and some setbacks, Animal Aid's message is that all cruelty to animals needs to be stopped - and it gets results.
Now he has written a memoir that describes some of these adventures, Committed: A Rabble-Rouser's Memoir (Atria, 2007), which is as much about his activities as a gay traveler as it is about his activism in the fight against cruelty to animals. This interview was conducted over lunch in Boston this past April.
But with the huge rise in the number of pet keepers there as living standards rise along with the economy, there have been increasing calls for legislation against cruelty to animals.
She claimed to support the League Against Cruelty to Animals. Erm...I don't think they exist, Heather.
The injunction was sought against ten named defendants: Mel Broughton, John Curtin, Robert Cogswell, Speak Campaigns, Stop Primate Experimentation at Cambridge, Stop Huntingdon Animal Cruelty, Oxford Animal Rights Group, People Against Cruelty to Animals - West Midlands, West Midlands Animal Action and Animal Liberation Front.
Working from Jewish tradition, they also point to rabbinic teachings such as bal taschit, a rule against needless destruction, and tza'ar ha'alei chayyim, a rule against cruelty to animals. In addition, the tradition of keeping Sabbatical years, when the land is allowed to rest, and Jubilee years, when debts are also forgiven, is examined in terms of fostering a lifestyle favourable to environmental protection.