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ACTION ALERT - Tell Officials to Scrap Cruel Aerial Hunt on Texas Wildlife Refuge!
Animals  (tags: animals, hogs, feral hogs, aerial hunts, wildlife, wildanimals, killed, suffering, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1517 days ago -
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is considering a plan that, if passed, would permit the gunning down of feral hogs from helicopters to reduce the population within the Balcones Canyonlands National Wildlife Refuge.
15,000 Hogs Perish in Fire
Animals  (tags: animals, hogs, fire, death, hog farm, AnimalWelfare, slaughter, environment, protection )

- 2066 days ago -
Thousands of pigs were killed in a hog barn fire on the Cluny Hutterite Colony, gutting a main source of income and causing up to $9 million in loss and damages.
State to Undertake First Large-Scale Animal Culling
Animals  (tags: hogs, cull, animals, AnimalWelfare, killing, viruses, environment )

- 2226 days ago -
THE GOVERNMENT would cull some 6,000 hogs from a swine farm north of Metro Manila following a confirmed outbreak of Ebola Reston virus (ERV), making it the first disease-related large-scale destruction of domestic animals.
Sheriff: New Details In Livestock Abuse Case
Animals  (tags: hogs, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, crime, cruelty, death, humans, killed, killing, sadness, suffering, law )

John (Aqu
- 2567 days ago -
Authorities said three dozen hogs were killed or injured after more than 600 were freed from their pens at a farm near Collins last weekend. The people who freed the animals used their vehicle to chase the hogs through nearby farm fields, hitting and
Hogs Help Battle Beetle in Apple Orchard
Animals  (tags: Hogs, beetles, research, experiments, environment )

- 2580 days ago -
As part of a research experiment believed to be among the first of its kind, Jim Koan is using some pigs to help protect his fruit from the plum curculio, a tiny insect that is among the most destructive apple pests.
Swine Fever Hits Tanzania
Animals  (tags: Tanzania, swine flu, pigs, hogs, death, sadness )

John (Aqu
- 2584 days ago -
Tanzanian authorities reported the outbreak of a deadly viral swine disease on Sunday that has killed nearly 140 pigs in two regions in less than two weeks. "The viral disease has so far caused death to 138 pigs," said Charles Nyamgunda, permanent
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, Hogs, animalsuffering )

- 2808 days ago -
CNN's Rick Sanchez takes a look at the controversial practice of "hog-dog" fights. (Video)
Oregon Becomes First State to Ban Gestation Crates By Act of Government
Animals  (tags: abuse, animal, animals, cruelty, pigs, farms, factory, gestation, cages, transportation, swine, hogs )

- 2825 days ago -
Last week, Oregon governor Ted Kulongoski signed a bill passed by the state legislature that will make the use of gestation crates illegal by 2013.

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