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VIDEO - Tennessee Will Soon Have First Statewide Animal Abuse Registry
Animals  (tags: Statewide Animal Abuse Registry, Tennessee, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, environment, protection )

Lone
- 212 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The registry will be a public, online listing of anyone convicted of animal abuse in the state. First-time offenders will remain on the registry for two years after their conviction. That gets upped to five years, for subsequent convictions.
ALDF Offers $5,000 Reward for Information After Knox County Dogs Found Skinned and Beheaded
Animals  (tags: Reward, dogs, skinned, beheaded, Knox county, tennessee, animal cruelty )

Scooby
- 346 days ago - aldf.org
The national nonprofit Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the perpetrator(s) responsible for mutilating two dogs in rural Knox County.
Fire Trainer Accused of Whipping Horse on the Face
Animals  (tags: Horse, animal cruelty, tennessee, fire, trainer, whipping, face, petition, animal cruelty )

Scooby
- 428 days ago - forcechange.com
Footage of a trainer allegedly whipping a horse repeatedly on the body and face has gone viral. The trainer is from Cumerland Riding Academy in Hendersonville, Tennessee.
Support Creation of Animal Abuse Registry
Animals  (tags: tennessee, animal abuse, abuse registry, petition, shelters )

Scooby
- 429 days ago - forcechange.com
TennesseeâEUR(TM)s State Senate is close to passing a law that would create an animal abuse registry. Not only would it help adoption shelters.
Petition: Remove Dog From Tennessee Owner That Tied Him to His Trailer! | FrançAis
Animals  (tags: Farragut, Tennessee, tie up, back of the trailer, trailer, remove from owner, re-homing, adoption, caring, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs )

Susanne
- 686 days ago - yousign.org
The following photo was posted by a concerned citizen on Facebook. It happened in the town of Farragut, Tennessee. The driver of this Toyota Prius thought it would be best to tie up his dog to the back of the trailer, instead of keeping it in the car...
(TN)Baby Kitten Torturers, Christopher M. Schneider & Aaron S. Kunak, Sentenced
Animals  (tags: Tennessee, Christopher M. Schneider, Aaron S. Kunak, Kittens, abused, animalcruelty, cats, crime, cruelty, death, killed, law, pets, sadness, slaughter, suffering )

Informati
- 1803 days ago - knoxnews.com
First, they allegedly doused the 2-day-old kitten with body spray. Then they lit it on fire.Another newborn kitten they threw into the air and hit with a 2-by-4 as if it were a baseball, the group killed two more kittens, ~ They Videotaped & sent to ...
Tennessee Shelter to Rebuild After Flood
Animals  (tags: Tennessee, shelter, flood, rebuild, American Humane )

Andrea
- 2193 days ago - americanhumane.org
American Humane has given a grant of more than $12,000 to Tipton Treasures in Arlington, Tenn., after it was destroyed under six feet of water in the Cumberland River flood on May 1.
GOOD NEWS- Bill to Promote Horse Slaughter Withdrawn
Animals  (tags: tennessee, horse slaughter bill, withdrawn, horse advocates, protests )

Simone
- 2252 days ago - harnesslink.com
Legislation advocating the slaughter of horses for human consumption will be withdrawn for the legislative session in Tennessee according to the bill's sponsor Representative Frank Niceley.
ACTION ALERT: TN Rep. Niceley's Horse Slaughter Bill !!
Animals  (tags: horse slaughter, tennessee, laws legalisation no to horse slaughter, horse welfare )

Simone
- 2275 days ago - animallawcoalition.com
After stalling in 2009, Tennessee state Rep. Frank S. Niceley's pro-horse slaughter bill, H.B. 1428 as amended, (S.B. 1898 in the Tennessee Senate) is on the calendar for the House Finance, Ways and Means Budget Subcommittee to be heard on April 7, 2010.
Meet My Elephant Ronnie From The Elephant Sanctuary in Tenn.
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, Elephant Sanctuary, tennessee, Ronnie, sponsors )

Barb
- 2655 days ago - elephants.com
Anyone can sponsor Ronnie, or any of her friends. Ronnie was born in Asia in 1966 she preformed in a circus most of her life before coming to the Sanctuary. In 1994 she gave birth to Nic. There could be an elephant waiting for you.
Memphis Zoo Visitors Watch as Python Makes Meal of Pig
Animals  (tags: tennessee, zoolife, wildlife, serpents, 300-pound reticulated python, pig feeding, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2661 days ago - commercialappeal.com
Getting fed once every two or three months pretty much makes each meal an event. So it was with an enthralled audience on Saturday that Anne, the Memphis Zoo's 21-foot, 300-pound reticulated python was served an approximately 30-pound pig.We got to see
Owl Native To Arctic Spotted In Tenn.
Animals  (tags: tennessee, wildlife, wild animals, birds, snowy owl, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2713 days ago - wsmv.com
Snowy Owl Seen Around Spring Hill In December SPRING HILL, Tenn. -- The thousands of acres that surround the General Motors plant in Spring Hill have become home to a bird not native to Tennessee.A snowy owl, which is more commonly found in Canada and po
Shirley's Anniversary Video - The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee   video
Animals  (tags: elephant, sanctuary, shirley, jenny, urban elephant, tennessee, ethics, AnimalWelfare, habitat, society, rescued, wildlife )

Echo
- 2913 days ago - youtube.com
If you dont know the story of Shirley and Jenny, google it or go to elephants.com to read about it OR rent or buy pbs nature series THE URBAN ELEPHANT... Love live Shirl!
Nature (PBS) - Shirley the Elephant (Part 1) Road to Freedom, Sanctuary and a Rare Reunion   video
Animals  (tags: shirley, jenny, urban elephant, elephant sanctuary, tennessee, rescue, wildlife, society, rescued, habitat, environment, AnimalWelfare )

Echo
- 2913 days ago - youtube.com
In 2000, "The Urban Elephant" brought viewers the touching story of Shirley and Jenny, two crippled elephants reunited at The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee after a 22-year separation. The bonding was immediate, intense and unforgettable between the two
ASPCA Assists in Tennessee's Largest-Ever Puppy Mill Raid
Animals  (tags: puppy mills, ASPCA, Tennessee, raid, animals, AnimalWelfare, pets, protection, dogs, environment, AnimalCruelty )

Cher
- 2915 days ago - aspca.org
The ASPCA is assisting in Tennessee's largest-ever puppy mill raid of more than 700 dogs, lending a special forensic cruelty investigation team that includes two forensic veterinarians, as well as its "Mobile Animal Crime Scene Investigation Unit,
 

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