Today was Ed Boks' last day on the job as general manager of L.A.'s Animal Services Department. The Ed Boksformer Christian minister ("Religious values," he recently advised on his personal blog, "call upon us to show kindness and mercy to animals") has easily been the most controversial appointee t ... More >>
L.A.'s Animal Services general manager Ed Boks left a City Council committee hearing with his tail between his legs yesterday, after being grilled about his unilateral decision to suspend his agency's spay-neuter voucher program. Last week Boks, claiming his department had to plug a huge budget gap, ... More >>
The "communique" from a group claiming to be the Animal Liberation Front (ALF) struck a triumphant note:"On Dec. 30th we decorated Jimmy Blackmans parents front porch at [address removed] in LA with red paint and glued their locks. This action was done to bring attention to the blood being spilled ... More >>
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