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1 hr ago | Cambridge Evening News
Scaremongering donation collectors have been spreading false torture stories of pets being hanged from trees and shot by air rifles in Cambridge to get people to part with their cash.
2 hrs ago | Iol.co.za
About 50 animal rights activists protested outside Parliament on Tuesday morning, demanding the resignation of National Council of Provinces chairwoman Thandi Modise.
3 hrs ago | ABC News
As thousands of Detroit residents struggle without water, one woman is reaching out to an unlikely source to help pay for her overdue bill: PETA.
He was a bright spot in a tragic story of animal cruelty and now he's part of a growing family.
That man, Salvador Martinez, was arrested for extreme animal cruelty because of how he allegedly killed the dog, but there's another piece of the case that's drawn attention.
The Republic reported today that the state attorney general is suing the former owner of a controversial animal sanctuary that was located in Forks, Washington.
King, the one-year-old cat has since been adopted and no longer has to think of his past life.
The Anti-Cruelty Society in Chicago, TACS for short, is the city's oldest and largest animal welfare organization.
Laci Holt's dog Montana and cat Sadie went missing two days apart. Then almost a week later, a neighbor discovered both pets together, dead on top of a garbage bag with a shotgun shell casing on County Road 50 South near the Dearborn County line.
Woman who blew her A 200,000 inheritance on caring for horses loses her appeal against her conviction for animal cruelty Lisa Vaughan was ordered to pay out A 5,500 despite being told she had spent all of her inheritance.
The 20-foot cartoon piece is being used to protest against the cruel handling of orcas at SeaWorld theme parks.
When Ronald William Prestage, 59, was arrested last week for trying to take an unlicensed gun into the U. S. Capitol, many wondered what the frequent lobbyist was thinking.
RANCHO CUCAMONGA >> The owner of Ontario Livestock Sales, the largest livestock market in Southern California, has pleaded no contest to violating state law on animal cruelty by permitting animals too sick or injured to stand to be sold into the food supply.
A little more than a year ago, images of an emaciated, cigarette-burned and tortured pit bull emerged, causing a public outcry for justice for the dog that will be forever known as Puppy Doe.
Horacio Santorsola entered a plea of no contest Monday in San Bernardino County Superior Court to a misdemeanor count of receiving improperly held non-ambulatory animals.
Sgt. Louis Diamanti, Stonington's animal control officer, says 31-year-old Steven Richard used a BB gun rifle to shoot the turtle in the head Friday night outside a home.
Andre Robinson, who kicked a cat named King some 20 feet in the air in May, was in Brooklyn Criminal Court and was joined by hecklers who meowed and hissed at him.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 04:13 am
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