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A Publication of
Catholic Concern for Animals


Selections From The Ark Number 212 - Summer 2009




Animals in the Book of Revelation - Deborah M. Jones
Interview: on the ‘Ark Campaign’ - Mark Dowd
The golden cage - Ivona Sztechelova
C’est la folie Circuses - Michael Wright
Introducing the Animal Suffrage Movement - Michael W Fox
Thought-provoking encounters - Sr Maria Forrestal

Items of interest

CCA's Essay Competition
Prize-winning Essay - Mahirwe Rizinde Dieudonne
Bishop Declan’s pastoral letter
Some Jewish and Islamic views on animals
From the Archive: Vivisection (Mr Auberon Herbert)
Letter to the Editor: Vivisection (Jacqueline Shortland)
You are wanted!
Lab Animals in the EU - some good news, some bad news
Members’ Actions: whip petition; circus letter
Animals in circuses

In Brief

Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare
Saints and their animals: St Mildred and the deer
Pig farming today
Ark fun crossword 19, and solutions to 18
Letter from the Membership Secretary - Ann Bates
Letter from the Chairman CCA-USA - Janice Fredericks

Book Review

What Species of Creatures, by Sharon Kirsch - B. L. Anderson


Hymn to the Blest Creator - Rev. GF Tull & GP King
Open the Eyes of your Heart - Crystal Rogers
The Dumb Speak - Helen M Shannon
From, The Solitary - William Wordsworth
The Circus - BV Westmancott
Pheasant memory - John Camp
A Thought - M. Mary Deale
No animals in heaven? - Wrenne Jarman
Life - Janet Graham.

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