Statements about Animals

"No one in Rhode Island -- not just children, no one in Rhode Island -- should eat more than one serving of freshwater fish caught in our state each month."

An "Obamacare slush fund" paid to spay and neuter dogs and cats, then counted it as an "anti-obesity campaign."

Says Tom Barrett "voted to ban 15 different kinds of guns, even a lot of common deer rifles."

There are "a larger number of shark attacks in Florida than there are cases of voter fraud."

Florida is "the largest dog-racing state in the country."

Says the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency brought coyotes into the state "to try to keep the deer population down."

Says the D.C. city council passed a law banning lethal rat trapping.

"What is the proper collective noun for a group of baboons? Believe it or not . . . a Congress!"

"99% of NJ voters do NOT support hunting."

Says the giant African land snail "carries human meningitis."

Mitt Romney "drove to Canada with the family dog Seamus strapped to the roof of the car."

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals estimates 200 animals will be spared annually as the result of former President Bill Clinton adopting a vegan diet.

"[T]his breed (of pit bulls) is most often associated with aggressive behavior."

An amendment inserted by lawmakers into the state budget "exempts scientific researchers from all state animal cruelty laws."

"It is a greater crime to have an untagged alligator than to host an open house party (for kids)."

"Most of your serial killers, most of your people who commit domestic violence, they start off by abusing animals."

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