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Lion Is Shot Dead After Escaping From a National Park in Kenya
Animals  (tags: Lion, shot, Kenya, national park, sad news )

- 90 days ago -
This is the brutal and bloody end for a lion which was shot dead after it escaped from a national park in Kenya.
Animals at Gaza's Zoos Dying of Hunger, Diseases
Animals  (tags: Gaza, zoo, animals, disease, sad news, food, animal welfare )

- 156 days ago -
The African tiger at the zoo in southern Gaza Strip was emaciated, its belly shrunken and its striped coat hanging loose. It strode nervously up and down its cage.
Once-Prized Tibetan Mastiffs Are Discarded as Fad Ends in China
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, suffering, slaughterhouse, sad news )

- 436 days ago -
EIJING âEUR" There once was a time, during the frenzied heights of ChinaâEUR(TM)s Tibetan mastiff craze, when a droopy-eyed slobbering giant like Nibble might have fetched $200,000 and ended up roaming the landscaped grounds of some coal tycoonâEUR(TM)s suburban
Justice For Jagger! Poisoned At The Crufts 2015 Edition!
Animals  (tags: justice, jagger, crufts, poisoned, sad news, dog, petition )

- 476 days ago -
The decease of a prize-winning Crufts competitior is being investigated by police amid fears he was poisoned at the world's biggest dog show.
Rescuer Arrested for Refusing to Let AC Kill Rescued Dogs!
Animals  (tags: dogs, animal advocate, arrested, sad news, bond, rescued, petition )

- 499 days ago -
The dogs are safe and she will not give them up so she was arrested for interfering with a police investigation and her bond is $5000 cash surety
Action! - Heartbreaking Footage of Nosey: The Saddest Elephant
Animals  (tags: nosey, elephant, sad news, petition )

- 502 days ago -
Nosey is an elephant whoâEUR(TM)s being held captive by a notorious exhibitor named Hugo Liebel. Liebel uses Nosey for rides and shows
Stop Killing Innocent Animals and Start Working With Rescue Groups!
Animals  (tags: lost dogs home, killed, dogs, fonzie, scruffy, euthanised, sad news, petition )

- 519 days ago -
In the last couple of months, two dogs (that we know of) were killed by The Lost Dogs' Home.
Horse Dies in Freakish Accident at Churchill Downs
Animals  (tags: sad news, Horse Racing, Never Tell Lynda, Freak Accident, death )

- 766 days ago -
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- A racehorse died Thursday at Churchill Downs after a freak fall that the trainer blamed on the sound of a starting gate bell blaring on the track's new sound system. The 5-year-old mare Never Tell Lynda was walking toward the...
The Western Black Rhinoceros Is Extinct
Animals  (tags: extinct, western black rhino, sad news )

- 964 days ago -
It's a sad day for nature lovers and really the entire planet. The western black rhinoceros is officially extinct according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature.
Wolf Pups on Their Own After NM Pack Separates
Animals  (tags: Wolves, NM pups, Sad news, Slim chance of survival, suffering, crime, cruelty, AnimalWelfare, conservation, protection, endangered )

- 1312 days ago -
Two six-month-old Mexican gray wolf pups are navigating southwestern New Mexico's Gila forest on their own now that their troubled pack has splintered, worrying environmentalists who think the animals' chances of survival are slim.
Remembering Friendly: Beautiful Burro Rescued By Black Beauty Ranch Passes This Week / The Humane Society of the United States
Animals  (tags: Animals, Sad News, Memorials, Goodbyes )

- 1889 days ago -
A sad goodbye to an old friend: a burro named "Friendly" whose long life is inextricably entwined with that of Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch. She arrived at the ranch's beginning and we remember her good nature at her end. God Bless Our Friendly!
Puppies Beaten and Dumped in the Garbage - National Dogs | Examiner.Com
Animals  (tags: Animals, Dogs, Sad News, Good News, Animal Cruelty, Humans )

- 2012 days ago -
The act itself was deplorable - cruelty to the extreme against the most vulnerable of creatures....4 newborn puppies were discovered just a few short days ago alongside a road.
Taking Aim: First Wolf Hunt in 45 Years Expected In Sweden
Animals  (tags: sad news, wolf hunt, sweden, wolves slaughtered, 45 years span, hunting permits, tragedy )

- 2399 days ago -
For the first time in 45 years, a wolf hunt is expected to take place in Sweden. In October, the Swedish parliament made the decision to limit the wolf population to 210 animals and will issue hunting permits in areas where the wolves have reproduced in
Sad News for Alaska's Wolves - Take Action - Sign
Animals  (tags: WOLVES, SAD NEWS, wildlife, sadness, cruelty, death, extinction, protection, killing, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates )

- 2862 days ago -
I have some sad news. Unfortunately, Alaska voters defeated a ballot initiative yesterday that would have ended the state's brutal aerial hunting program. Thousands of Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund supporters gave invaluable support to this import

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