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Aussie Dogs Sold Into Asian Misery
Animals  (tags: australian puppies, dogs, imported, horrific cruelty, deplorableconditions, animal welfare groups )

- 2438 days ago -
THOUSANDS of Australian-bred designer puppies are being sold to the lucrative Asian market as the internet fuels demand. Many end up in pet shops or spend their lives as breeding dogs, often in horrific conditions, animal welfare authorities say
Should NZ Allow Kosher Killing of Animals?
Animals  (tags: new zealand, ritiual slaughter, barbaric cruelty, chickens, animal welfare groups )

- 2664 days ago -
Animal welfare organisations are disappointed by the Government's decision to reverse a ban on the kosher killing of chickens, saying the practice is inhumane. The kosher killing - shechita - involves severing the neck of the animal, and allowing the
Clone Farming Would Introduce Cruelty on a Massive Scale, Say Animal Welfare Groups
Animals  (tags: animal welfare groups, farm animals horrific cruelty, cloned animals, frankestein )

- 2666 days ago -
The introduction of clone farming would result in cruelty on a massive scale, academics and animal welfare groups warned last night. They spoke out after a committee of Government advisers ruled that meat and milk from cloned animals is 'unlikely to
China Animal Welfare Growing Despite Many Challenges
Animals  (tags: cats, rescued, cat meat trade, horrendous animal cruelty, animal welfare groups, animal activists, china animal welfare laws )

- 3102 days ago -
Sometime this past August, a group of animal welfare activists lay down in front of trucks traveling outside Shanghai to stop the transport of 2000 stolen, pet market and stray cats heading toward Guangdong Province where the Chinese cat meat trade
Wildlife Groups Seek Halt to Polar Bear Trade
Animals  (tags: animal welfare groups, polar bears, protection, ending polar bear trade, endangered, extinction, survival, protection, laws )

- 3118 days ago -
Polar bears in the wild live entirely within five countries: Canada, Denmark (Greenland), Norway, Russian Federation, and the United States. There are presently between 20,000 and 25,000 polar bears and the number is decreasing.
ACTION ALERT: Save the Romanian Zoo Lions!!!
Animals  (tags: romanian lions, suffering, horrendous prisons, starving, animal welfare groups, donations, sanctuary )

- 3119 days ago -
LEANING her emaciated body against the small rusty cage, starving lioness Anetta paws at the bars forlornly as the days count down to her pride's execution. For Anetta and 13 other kings and queens of the jungle - some too weak to stand or even roar
National Coalition Calls on the Huntington to End Cruel Coyote Snaring Program- Employee Fired After Freeing Snared Coyote
Animals  (tags: coyotes snared, trapped, horrific cruelty, suffering, employee fired, rescuing coyote, animal welfare groups, protest, huntington, banned coyote snaring, animal cruelty )

- 3320 days ago -
A national coalition of wildlife advocacy organizations has called on the Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens in San Marino, Calif. to cease its "Coyote Abatement Program" that involves killing coyotes caught in wire neck snares.
Man Who Dumped Puppies in Outhouse Fined- NO JUSTICE/Slap on the Wrist Again
Animals  (tags: puppies, dumped, cold freezing weather, outhouse, cruelty, fined, no justice, animal welfare groups, disappointed, animal abuser )

- 3333 days ago -
a B. C. man convicted of throwing a litter of puppies down the hole of an outhouse has been spared jail time, but faces fines. Frederick Hoath, 57, of Fernie, B. C., was sentenced tuesday in Pincher Creek provincial court on five Criminal Code counts
CHINA: Terrible Suffering Inflicted On LIVE Cats - Please READ AND TAKE ACTION!!!
Animals  (tags: TORTURE, animal cruelty, cats skinned, barbaric, evil, chinese cats, cat nappers, cat owners, terrorized, investigation, animal welfare groups, cat advocates, animal abuse )

- 3358 days ago -
Ringling Brothers Responds to a Pending Lawsuit (Video)
Animals  (tags: Elephants, RINGLING BRO. CIRCUS, animal welfare groups, lawsuit )

- 3540 days ago -
An American institution -- the Ringling Brother's circus is facing an uncertain future now that a lawsuit is moving forward in Federal Court. It took animal welfare groups eight years to get Ringling into court. The trial begins in October.
Law Providing Stiffer Penalty For Animal Abuse Passed By Canada's House Of Commons
Animals  (tags: canada, house of common, animal abuse law passed, animal welfare groups, penalties, animal abusers )

- 3625 days ago -
On a 189-71 vote, Canada's House of Commons passed a bill imposing stiffer penalties for animal abuse. The measure is the first major amendment on the country's animal cruelty laws in over 100 years. But large animal welfare groups in Canada are not
Emergency Rule Sought to Stop Park Service Slaughter of Wild Bison in Yellowstone National Park
Animals  (tags: animal welfare institute, animal welfare groups, petition, protests, outrage, yellowstone buffalo slaughter, massacre )

- 3626 days ago -
A diverse coalition of tribal, conservation, hunting, animal welfare and wildlife groups, an outfitting business, and concerned citizens from Montana and South Dakota, have filed an emergency rule-making petition with the U.S. Department of the Interior
The Slaughter Of The Seals In Canada (March 29, 2008 )   video
Animals  (tags: seals, baby seals, canadian seal slaughter, Animal Welfare Groups, ifaw )

- 3638 days ago -
Bad weather is disrupting Canada's annual seal hunt, where a fleet of sealing vessels is heading towards the main arctic breeding grounds. Animal rights campaigners say the hunt will be as cruel as ever, despite new rules to make the killing more humane.
Alberta Plans to Kill Wolf Pups, Sterilize Parents to Save Elk
Animals  (tags: wolves, massacred, wolf pups killed, sterilize parents, outrage, animal welfare groups, wild animals, disappearing, wolf families destroyed, elk herds )

- 3660 days ago -
A controversial experiment to shoot wolf pups and sterilize their parents so more elk will be left for hunters is being criticized by conservationists, scientists and Parks Canada. The experiment in the area near Rocky Mountain House, about 230
Indian Kashmir Authorities Cancel Plans to Poison More Than 100,000 Stray Dogs
Animals  (tags: indian kashmir authorities, animal welfare groups, animal advocates, cancel stray dog massacre, stray dogs )

- 3660 days ago -
Faced with protests from animal rights groups, authorities in the main city of Indian Kashmir have canceled plans to poison its nearly 100,000 stray dogs as part of an anti-rabies program, an official said Friday. Local officials would instead work

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