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3 hrs ago | Toledo Blade
A Lab mix, one of 26 animals seized April 11 from a home on Portsmouth Avenue, is led to a cage by animal-care specialists at the Toledo Area Humane Society in Maumee.
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7 hrs ago | Salon
PETA is generally known for its shameless stunts , but now it's gone and done truly intense advocacy - working to expose the disturbing world of animal torture porn.
11 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News
A Southern California exotic pet breeder who had 20,000 dead and dying rats and reptiles in a warehouse has avoided jail time but was ordered to pay more than $190,000 in restitution.
16 hrs ago | River Front Times
Yesterday, Wesley Reid pleaded guilty to felony charges of animal abuse and knowingly burning for the death of the three-year-old pit bull back in August 2013.
18 hrs ago | Wisconsin Gazette
A DOG'S LIFE: Sadie relaxes on the beach in Ft. Lauderdale during a recent trip to flim an episode of Lifetime TV's 'The Balancing Act' -Photo: Courtesy Hank was found wandering around the Brewers' spring training facility in Arizona with an injured tail and markings on his leg suggesting a car-related injury.
19 hrs ago | The Village Voice
On April 16, the New York Daily News announced they were wading into the carriage horse fight full-force, " launching a campaign to save the city's beloved carriage horses," as an editorial published that day put it.
19 hrs ago | San Mateo Daily Journal
A young man accused of brutally killing his Jack Russell terrier while suffering a psychotic break was arraigned in court Thursday and charged with one count of felony animal cruelty.
21 hrs ago | WAFF-TV Huntsville
Animal advocates spoke out about a case of animal cruelty that spanned two counties in North Alabama.
As Christians prepare to celebrate Easter this Sunday, Paul McCartney is continuing his ongoing support of animal rights and the vegan lifestyle by taking part in a new initiative encouraging people to forego eating meat for the holiday.
Asst. D.A. along with law enforcement officials from around the Piedmont met today for training on how to approach animal cruelty situations.
Mercy for Animals Canada has accused Maple Leaf Foods of "cooking chicks to death" at one of its hatcheries after one of its advocates shot undercover footage of the abuse while working at Horizon Poultry in Ontario over a month and a half.
The operator of a Hialeah pet rescue shelter was arrested Thursday after authorities say she kept as many as 200 dogs and cats in "deplorable conditions" inside a small warehouse.
Debbie Vincent, 52, an animal rights activist, was found guilty of being involved in a conspiracy to blackmail a major animal testing company A former soldier who underwent a sex change has been jailed for six years for her part in a conspiracy to blackmail an animal testing company through a campaign of terror which involved the use of improvised ... (more)
Stephanie Hird, 29, - the second animal snuff film starlet arrested in two weeks - was cuffed as she boarded a plane at Miami International Airport and booked on five felony counts of cruelty to animals, according to a report.
An animal welfare group is offering a reward of up to $5000 for information leading to the conviction of the killer of a kangaroo at a national park north of Perth.
Glenn Beck has named Cass Sunstein, a professor at Harvard Law School, "the most dangerous man in America."
They came thanks to the Animal Cruelty Task Force after a rescue this morning of 18 dogs and three cats "Puppies check to make sure that they're weight is okay, that they're nursing all right," says Dr. Mark Wright the Director of Social Medicine for the Humane Society.