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ACTION ALERT: Covance Boils Rabbit Alive and Causes Traumatic Injuries to Primates! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: investigation, crime, fines, rabbit boiled alive, horrendous cruelty, primates tortured )

- 1458 days ago -
Recently obtained federal reports reveal that the Covance facility in Denver (PA) boiled a rabbit alive in a cage washer. According to a USDA inspection report dated 7-21-11 a rabbit was found dead inside the cage washing apparatus.
Lousy Treatment of Animals in Lab Costs U. of Kansas 62,500 Dollars
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, labs, fines, suffering, protection, environment )

- 1963 days ago -
KUMC has agreed to pay in fines after the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) found 160 violations of the federal Animal Welfare Act. This means that KUMC has the distinction of forking over one of the highest settlements ever paid by a laboratory
Conservationists Fuming at Low Fines for Bird Trappers in Malta
Animals  (tags: animals, birds, conservation, fines, trappers, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 2238 days ago -
Bird conservationists reacted angrily today when a Malta court sentenced a man to a fine of 600 Euros after he was found guilty of animal cruelty and being illegally in possession of 75 strictly protected wader birds. The Committee Against Bird Slaughter
Australians Face £8,000 Fine for Getting Close to 'Celebrity Whale'
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, fines, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2340 days ago -
Australians have been warned they face an £8,000 fine if they go within 547 yards (500m) of the 'celebrity whale' Migaloo.
Trawlerman Clubs 21 Seals To Death With Fence Post
Animals  (tags: seals, clubbing to death, animals, AnimalWelfare, fines, jailtime, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 2456 days ago -
James Stewart from Symbister, East of Shetland's main island was found guilty to a charge of mutilating, beating and crushing the baby seals after admitting clubbing 21 of them to death with a fence post. He now faces jail or more than £100,000 in fines
Cows, Jaywalking Pets and Other Critters Could Win Added Legal Rights
Animals  (tags: animals, hit and run, fines, jail time, dogs, cats, animalrights, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, pets )

- 2457 days ago -
Errant motorists beware: Puppy hit-and-run could soon be a crime. Pushing animal rights in a new direction, a state lawmaker has proposed slapping California motorists with a fine and possible jail time if they flee after hitting a jaywalking dog, cat or
German MP Wants DNA Testing on Dog Poo
Animals  (tags: dogs, DNA, testing, poo, fines, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 2461 days ago -
A German lawmaker proposed on Monday a novel and high-tech way of dealing with the menace of dog poo on the streets: DNA testing to identify the canine culprit and fine its owner.
Baker the Horse Butcher of Sugarcreek Whines and Will Not Pay Fine (US)
Animals  (tags: leroy baker, horse slaughter, sugarcreek, horse abused, suffering, fines, crime, animal cruelty, horse sales, auctions )

- 2481 days ago -
Many Americans consider the horse a national icon, a spirited animal that represents the Old West and its pioneers. But in Canada, Belgium, France, Italy, Russia and Japan, tackling a tasty cut of horse is considered a singular gustatory pleasure.
"Canadian Justice Eh"
Animals  (tags: canada, sea shepherd, Farley Mowat, fines, seal hunt, endangered, extinction, animaladvocates, suffering, sadness, slaughter, protection )

- 2553 days ago -
Canada appears to have adopted the Napoleonic Code in their dealings with organizations and individuals that threaten the sacred Canadian cultural ritual of bashing out the brains of baby seals. Not only is it a crime under the very Orwellian "Seal Pro
Feeding Deer, Other Wildlife in Kenora Will Cost You Dearly
Animals  (tags: deer, wildlife, feeding, fines, Canada, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, wildanimals )

- 2753 days ago -
It will soon cost you a $500 fine if you feed the deer in Kenora. And don't even think about feeding Canada geese or seagulls - the same bylaw which will prevent feeding deer in this northwestern Ontario city also cover those animals and other wildlife.
Trade Me Ad for Starving Dog Lands Owner in Court
Animals  (tags: dogs, neglect, starvation, fines, animals, AnimalCruelty, protection, pets, cruelty, environment )

- 2783 days ago -
Debbie Hotene should never have advertised her dog for sale on Trade Me, and certainly should not have said in the ad that it had been neglected for six months. The sale landed her in court and cost her almost $450.
Pa. Hunter Gets Fines, Probation for Killing Leopard in Africa
Animals  (tags: big game hunter, killed african leopard, crime, fines, probation, destroyer, wildlife )

- 2805 days ago -
A Pennsylvania big game hunter is facing fines and probation after admitting he lied about the circumstances surrounding his 2003 killing of a leopard in Africa. Shippensburg resident Mark Clyde Booth was sentenced Friday in federal court in Colorado.
Animal Advocacy Groups Praise Oregon Legislature for Increasing Dogfighting Spectator Penalties
Animals  (tags: dog fighting, animal cruelty, crime, spectators, fines, legislation, felony, animal suffering )

- 2832 days ago -
Three animal protection organizations, The Humane Society of the United States, Animal Legal Defense Fund and Oregon Humane Society, applauded Oregon lawmakers for passing S.B. 1072, legislation that will make it a Class C felony to be a knowing
Fighting the Abuse
Animals  (tags: animals, dogfighting, fighting, disturbing, videos, pictures, legislation jail, fines, laws, protection, AnimalCruelty, abused, animals, cruelty, death, dogs, crime, killing, pets, suffering )

- 2846 days ago -
The legislation, now under study in the Legislature, proposes an increase in jail time and fines for organizers and spectators of animal fights, as well as for people involved in creating, distributing or possessing pictures or videos of fights.
For Troubled Orcas, Relief May Be Near
Animals  (tags: orca whales, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, habitat, fines, violations, disturbing habitats )

- 2865 days ago -
They've been shot at and starved and have had to suck up terrible contaminants in their mothers' milk. By now, orca whales are at risk of extinction, with the southern resident population of Puget Sound numbering a mere 87 animals.

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