START A PETITION37,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


CNN VIDEO: Wolf Dogs May Have Eaten Woman's Body
Animals  (tags: Kentucky, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, humans, pets, dogs, crime )

- 1307 days ago -
Authorities believe a group of wolf-dog hybrids ate the body of a missing Kentucky woman.
ACTION ALERT: No to Hunting of Sandhill Cranes of Kentucky ! PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: migration, kentucky, winter, masscre, slaughter, cruelty, authorities, protection, birds )

- 2157 days ago -
Hunters would be allowed to shoot the birds as they migrate through Kentucky in winter, even though sandhill cranes' stopover is brief and has a minimal effect on people and other animals. Hunters consider the cranes a challenge because the majestic bird
Parole Denied for Convicted Animal Abuser--Victory!
Animals  (tags: abuse, animals, Kentucky, parole, denied, victoryAnimalWelfare )

- 2258 days ago -
Update 2/15/11: Russell Swigart's parole was denied! Thank you to everyone who signed the petition and wrote letters to the Kentucky Parole Board encouraging that convicted animal abuser Russell Swigart's parole be denied. More than 15,000 signatures we
Swedish Birds 'Scared to Death': Veterinarian
Animals  (tags: birds, fish, mass deaths, U.S., Sweden, Arkansas, Louisiana, Kentucky, Chesapeake Bay )

- 2301 days ago -
A county veterinarian has speculated that the birds that fell from the sky in central Sweden on Tuesday may have been frightened by fireworks, then run over by a car after landing on the road in the dark.
ACTION ALERT: URGENT: Ask Kentucky to Ban Public Contact With Exotic Animals ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: kentucky, exotic animals, wild animals, abused, mistreated, regulations, protection, welfare, laws )

- 2373 days ago -
The state of Kentucky currently has some of the strictest and most progressive regulations concerning wild animals used in circuses and other traveling exhibits. Unbelievably, the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is considering changes
Kentucky Legislature Fails Abused Animals
Animals  (tags: animals, environment, protection, abuse, legislature, Kentucky )

- 2511 days ago -
According to the Animal Legal Defense Fund, the state of Kentucky is one of the five worst states in the country when it comes to protecting animals. That's why it's simply baffling that, when given a chance to start improving their record with a simple
Protect Kentucky's Homeless Animals ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, homeless animals, Kentucky, environment, protection, pets )

- 2533 days ago -
Despite passage of the Humane Shelter Law, many Kentucky counties are treating the animals in their care with reckless disregard for the suffering that they are causing. This misconduct continues because the Humane Shelter Law has no enforcement
Kentucky Ponders Measure to Help Unwanted Horses
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, horses, legislation, Kentucky, environment, protection, suffering )

- 2587 days ago -
With time running out, lawmakers pressed ahead Thursday with legislation intended to help unwanted, neglected and sometimes abused horses
ACTION ALERT: Stop Animal Abuse in Kentucky Shelters!!!
Animals  (tags: kentucky, animals abused, animals mistreated, animalshelters, authorities, pound seizure, animal experiments, investigation, animal legalisation )

- 2716 days ago -
Kentucky pets continue to be shot by animal control officers at county shelters, and cats sold to laboratories. This is because the state gave control of county shelters over to county government officials, known as Judge Executives (they are not real
Dog Lovers From All Over the Country Gather at the Louisville, Kentucky, Dog Shows
Animals  (tags: dogs, dog shows, Kentucky, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 2962 days ago -
The heavy hitters in the dog show world gathered this weekend in Louisville, Kentucky. The Expo Center has indoor halls large enough to park 37 Boeing 747s head-to-tail or let every one of Kentucky's 50 college football teams compete at the same time.
Oldest Male Gorilla in N. America Turns 50 in Ky. Zoo, Surrounded By Females and Fruit
Animals  (tags: kentucky, zoolife, wildlife, wild animals, great apes, gorilla, oldes in usa, birthday, endangered, extinction, protection )

- 3019 days ago -
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The oldest male gorilla in a North American zoo celebrated his 50th birthday surrounded by females and snacking on fruit. The Louisville Zoo had a party Saturday for Timmy, a silverback gorilla born in 1959. Zoo officials report he is
Louisville Gorilla Turns 50
Animals  (tags: kentucky, zoolife, wildlife, wild animals, big apes, timmy, 50 years young, western lowland gorilla, endangered, extinction, protection )

- 3029 days ago -
Timmy Is Oldest Male Gorilla In North America LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Turning 50 is a big deal, especially if you're the oldest male gorilla in North America. Timmy, a western lowland gorilla, will be celebrating his birthday at the Louisville Zoo's Gorill
Kentucky Humane Society Plans Expansion
Animals  (tags: cats. dogs, Humane Society, Kentucky )

- 3063 days ago -
Cats and dogs at the Kentucky Humane Society might have a better shot at finding a new home with an expansion of the main campus in south Louisville, planned for next year as a way to mark the society's 125th anniversary.
69 Pit Bulls Injured in Fights Taken By Shelter in Kentucky
Animals  (tags: Pit Bulls, Dog fighting, Kentucky )

- 3088 days ago -
MAYFIELD, Ky. (AP) -- Rescuers in western Kentucky have finished taking in several pit bulls that police say were involved in illegal dog fights.
Golden Retriever Gets $150,000 Check In The Mail ~ Video
Animals  (tags: kentucky, animals, dog, clancy, $150.000 Check, phony )

- 3111 days ago -
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Internet scammers send out thousands of e-mails each day hoping to separate you from your money. But the Better Business Bureau is fighting back with, of all things, a golden retriever named Clancy. Clancy received a check in his name

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with kentucky

top story finders in Animals

1. Carole K 129 popular stories

2. Animae C 121 popular stories

3. Ljiljana Milic 120 popular stories

4. Anne NOFWDPLS M 113 popular stories

5. Liz SITE ISSUES M 112 popular stories

6. Anna P 108 popular stories

7. natasha s 102 popular stories

8. Joan W 99 popular stories

9. Pat B 97 popular stories

10. Laura H 96 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.