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Petition: Dog Dies After United Airlines Stows It in Overhead Compartment
Animals  (tags: animal welfare, pets, airlines )

- 3 days ago -
Earlier this week, a woman packed her bags, put her dog in a TSA-compliant pet carrier, and boarded a United flight from Houston to New York When she landed, the dog was dead all because a flight attendant had insisted she stow the dog in overhead bin.
Fire Teacher Who Fed Live, Screaming Puppy to Turtle at School ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: puppies, killed, cruelty, AnimalWelfare, suffering, death, pets )

- 3 days ago -
In a shocking act of cruelty, a science teacher at Preston Junior High in Idaho reportedly fed a live puppy to a snapping turtle in front of students. According to witnesses, the puppy could be heard from across campus, screaming in terror as it was
Trial Date Set for Germantown Man Accused in Dog Killing
Animals  (tags: trial date, dog killing, law, Animal Cruelty, felony, State Law, abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animals, cruelty, death, dogs, killing, pets )

- 2 days ago -
The law, known as BusterâEUR(TM)s Law, was named after a cat that was doused in kerosene and set on fire in Schenectady in 1997. The law, which was passed in 1999, made animal cruelty a felony under state law.
SIGN: Justice for Dog Who Died After Being Forced to Fly in Overhead Bin
Animals  (tags: dogs, airlines, death, pets, justice )

- 2 days ago -
When a family boarded a United Airlines plane Monday with their beloved French bulldog, Kokito, they had no idea the flight would end in heartbreak.
Animals  (tags: cats, pets, rescues, heroism, caring )

- 3 days ago -
Local resident Rainee Penfield first discovered the poor, frightened cat at 11am on Tuesday morning, when she heard a desperate meowing coming from her yard. The cat was sitting about 30 feet up in a tree, and seemed unable to come down on his own.
Peace for Porter, Dog Shot and Killed By BB Gun ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, cruelty, killed, AnimalWelfare, suffering, pets )

- 18 hours ago -
Porter, a 6-year-old cocker spaniel, was in the yard of his family's Minnesota home, when someone shot him with a BB gun through the fence. Sarah and Chris Docken, the dog's owners, were able to get him to the veterinarian, but he didn't make it.

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