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Applaud Capture of Elephant Poacher
Animals  (tags: Applaud, capture, elephant, poacher, prison, petition, Africa )

- 63 days ago -
A major elephant poacher in Africa has officially been sentenced to seven years in prison without bail. The elephant killer, Kerumpoti Leyian, was caught red-handed with two elephant tusks and a full python skin.
Keep Animal Killers Behind Bars. Please Sign !!
Animals  (tags: prison, crime, killed, animals, dogs, cats, death, judge, court, law, investigation, humans, animalrights, cruelty )

- 407 days ago -
The following is a list of Animals Killed between 2009 - 2013 by people for fun, pleasure or in anger. The killers have ALL been given small jail sentences then released. Time to keep these people behind bars for longer & stricter sentences Please Sign
Convicted Animal Molester Gets Maximum Sentence
Animals  (tags: animal sex offender, animalcruelty, justice, prison, cruelty, abuse )

- 444 days ago -
A Sacramento man was in court today to learn his fate after a jury found him guilty of felony animal cruelty. Robert Edward De Shields was sentenced to 10 years in state prison and told to pay restitution and register as a sex offender.
ACTION ALERT: Turtles of the Subway! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: mexico, turtles, cruelty, suffering, tiny tank, prison, welfare )

- 991 days ago -
We found this turtles in the subway "La Raza" of Mexico city, they live in a little and dirty tank. They have no space enough to move and the worst hygiene posible.
Liberated Battery Hens Find a New Home in Prison
Animals  (tags: animals, Liberated, Battery, Hens, Find, a, New, Home, in, Prison )

- 1195 days ago -
It's the "only in Britain" category for this one... The British Hen Welfare Trust has proudly announced that it has rescued 20 battery hens and "re-homed" them in a high security prison for women.
Free Katya, The Bear, From Prison! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, bears, prison, petition )

- 1245 days ago -
Katya is a 36-year-old bear who was a longtime star of the Big St. Petersburg State Circus, and in 1980, she performed in the opening ceremonies of Olympics in Russia. But as MSNBC reports, since she was retired in 2009, she's been kept in a rusty
A Fate Worse Than Death
Animals  (tags: sea world, tikium, killer whale, imprisoned, prison, punishment, horrifc cruelty, freedom, sanctuary )

- 1548 days ago -
Now, right here in America, some people have imprisoned a dog inside a box barely bigger than his own body. The box has solid sides, and the dog can only see out if he jumps up and peers over them. He has been locked in the box for months. To add to the
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Monkey Breeding Facility in Puerto Rico !!!
Animals  (tags: puerto richo, horrific monkey torture, prison, labratory, evil sadistic experiments )

- 1594 days ago -
Bioculture Puerto Rico, Inc. plans to capture more than 4,000 monkeys from their native Mauritius (a small island near Madagascar), ship them off to Puerto Rico where they'll be confined in cages and forced to breed. Then their offspring will be torn
SC Man Gets 3 Years in Prison for Sex With Horse
Animals  (tags: man, prison, rape of horse, GoodNews, sicko )

- 1912 days ago -
CONWAY, S.C. -- A South Carolina man has been sentenced to three years in prison for having sex with a horse
Prisoners, Horses Learn Together
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, horses, prison, protection, wildlife )

- 1949 days ago -
When they arrive at the Wyoming Honor Farm minimum-security prison, they're afraid. They lack trust, and they usually either want to fight or escape -- or both. The same could be said about some of the inmates.
Doing Jail Time Is Helping Save Homeless Cats in Indiana
Animals  (tags: prison, homeless cats, homes, programmes, welfare )

- 2008 days ago -
Animal Care and Control in Anderson, Ind., has come up with a unique program to save homeless cats - they are sending them to jail. In June of this year, the city animal control agency sent over 60 cats from its shelter to live on the grounds of the
Wild Horse Redemption - Doc Zone | CBC-TV
Animals  (tags: horses, inmates, prison, COlorado, rehabilitation, purpose )

- 2032 days ago -
At a prison in the high desert foothills of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, hard-core criminals are taught the training methods of 'horse whisperers' and given 90 days to tame wild mustang horses culled from the herd that roams government range lands.
Tiger Poacher Convicted in Madhya Pradesh
Animals  (tags: animals, tigers, poacher, prison, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 2051 days ago -
A Madhya Pradesh court Thursday sentenced a tiger poacher to three years of rigorous imprisonment and a fine of Rs.10,000, officials said Thursday.
Legal Victory - Horse Trader Sentenced to 6 Months Prison, Fined £400,000 and Given a Life Ban on Keeping Horses, Ponies and Don
Animals  (tags: animals, horses, trader, prison, AnimalWelfare, environment, AnimalCruelty, protection, suffering )

- 2055 days ago -
A horse trader found guilty of animal cruelty was today sentenced to six months in prison and banned from keeping horses, ponies and donkeys for life.
Dogs Trained to Sniff Out Cell Phones
Animals  (tags: dogs, cell phones, prison, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 2129 days ago -
Rhianna, a 22-month-old yellow Labrador, is working to eliminate cell phones being illegally brought into prisons in Connecticut. Twenty-three cell phones were seized from the state's 18 prisons last year.

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