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Donkey Dumping On The Rise As Drought Hits Texas
Animals  (tags: environment, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, donkey, dumping, sadness )

- 2413 days ago -
Spare a thought for an unlikely victim of the drought that is plaguing Texas this year - the donkey. Donkey abandonment is on the rise in the Lone Star state, with cash-strapped owners abandoning the animals in droves.
Terrapin Dumping Causes Problems for Conservationists! Video!
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, terrapins, dumping, environment, habitat, protection, pets, wildlife )

- 3034 days ago -
A TV craze during the 1990s prompted many fans to get exotic terrapins as pets. But in the years since the success of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, many owners have dumped them in the wild, causing problems for conservationists.
Shark Dumping Charges
Animals  (tags: australia, marine wildlife, sharks, sawfish, dumping, carcasses, illegal, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, suffering, sadness, slaughter, protection )

- 3393 days ago -
Four people have been charged over the illegal dumping of hundreds of shark and sawfish carcasses along 80 Mile Beach in WA's North-West last year. Details of the Department of Fisheries prosecutions follow reports in The West Australian that fishe
Dumping Animals in Rural Areas Can Be a Death Sentence
Animals  (tags: Dumping, animals, suffering, strays, death, starve, carcass, road-kill, pets, unwanted, country, lost, survive, cruel, sad, crime, abuse, abandonment, shame, animals, pets, environment, society, slaughter, killing, AnimalWelfare )

- 3717 days ago -
The reason for the high death rate is that animals raised around people don't know how to survive in the wild. That, and the fact that some people have unrealistic ideas about what will happen if they toss unwanted pets out of a car on a country road.
Abandoning Animals Is a Crime
Animals  (tags: abandonment, pets, dumping, animals, neglected, cruelty, crime )

- 3886 days ago -
Tri-City Animal Control says animals are being left to fend for themselves. Once the office closes and reopens the following morning, staff members usually find cats or dogs. Many have owners who have tried to surrender their pets to the shelter earlier.

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