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Puppy Breeder Who Beat Dogs With Sticks Gets Lifetime Ban on Owning Animals
Offbeat  (tags: Dog Breeder, neglected animals, animal abuse, killed dogs, lifelong ban, fined, animalrights, justice for animals, protection )

Kalliope
- 48 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
On Wednesday, Oct. 25th, puppy breeder Christopher Gorman of North Lanarkshire, Scotland was found guilty of abusing 11 dogs and killing two. He has now been issued a lifelong ban on owning animals of any kind, and ordered to pay a £2,600...
Murderous Mary, the Elephant That Was Hanged for Murder, 1916
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, killed, animal abuse )

Anna
- 251 days ago - rarehistoricalphotos.com
Mary was a five-ton Asian elephant, also known as Murderous Mary, who performed in the Sparks World Famous Shows circus. After killing a trainer in Kingsport, Tennessee, she was hanged in 1916. Her death is sometimes interpreted as a cautionary tale
American May Face Charges for Spearing Canadian Bear
Offbeat  (tags: Animal Abuse, Canadian Bear, USA, Canada )

Ray
- 487 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Officials in Canada's Alberta province have said they plan to ban spear hunting after an American posted a video of himself impaling a black bear.
Beaten, Declawed Circus Lions Finally at South Africa Sanctuary,
Offbeat  (tags: Lions, Rescued, Animal Abuse )

Ray
- 594 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Lions rescued from circuses in Colombia and Peru have been released at Emoya Big Cat Sanctuary in South Africa.
Purple Kitten Rescued From Life As A Living Chew Toy
Offbeat  (tags: purple kitten, rescued, purple dye, animalcruelty, animal abuse, pit bull bate, Good Samaritan, good spirit, photos )

Barb
- 714 days ago - thedodo.com
No one can say for certain how the first weeks of Smurf's life played out, but his broken body and frightened eyes hint at abuses unimaginable. His spirit, however, remains intact.
Sickening Images of Abused Dogs Used for Experiments at Xi'An Medical University Go Viral Online
Offbeat  (tags: china, dogs, animal abuse, experiments )

Scooby
- 739 days ago - shanghaiist.com
A medical school in Xi'an is facing allegations of animal abuse after an animal rescue team posted photos showing a pack of injured dogs with their mouths bound shut, their arms and legs tied, their bellies cut open and their chests charred
5 Things You Can Do to Help End Animal Abuse
Offbeat  (tags: cats, awareness, animal abuse, Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month )

Jeri
- 966 days ago - catster.com
In honor of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month, here's how you can recognize crimes against cats and do something about it.
Petition -Belgian Couple Starves Pregnant Dog to the Point of No Return! RIP Shana!
Offbeat  (tags: starvation, animal abuse, petition )

Angie
- 1022 days ago - yousignanimals.org
Please sign the petition and let the authorities know that these people cannot get away with an easy sentence. We, the undersigned, are deeply saddened and outraged that people can be so heartless. This couple needs to suffer the consequences of their rec
The Hidden Suffering of Animal Tourism
Offbeat  (tags: Animal abuse, tourism, animal rides, video )

Scooby
- 1169 days ago - theguardian.com
Footage of the hidden suffering behind animal tourism is released as part of a new campaign to curb abuse. World Animal Protection is calling on tourists to think twice before they take part in wild animal experiences such as elephant rides.
Luka Magnotta Trial's Full Jury Selected
Offbeat  (tags: crime, unusual, Luka Magnotta, jury, trial, Jun Lin, murder, kittens, animal abuse )

DaleLoves
- 1183 days ago - cbc.ca
A full jury has been selected for the trial of Luka Magnotta after four new jurors were added today. Magnotta faces multiple charges, including first-degree murder, in connection with the slaying of Concordia University student Jun Lin.
Deaf, Formerly Mistreated Pup Is So Happy In New Home He Wags His Tail In Delight As He Sleeps ("Awe" Video!!)
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, Frank, wiener dog, animal abuse, deaf, happy, wagging tail in sleep, soundless video )

Barb
- 1247 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
When Frank was a puppy, his future did not seem very promising. According to owner Rafael Borges' video description, when he adopted the dog, Frank was 5 months old, was not vaccinated and weighed about 7 pounds. Frank's previous owner had kept him
Puppy Fed Bleach Suffers Chemical Burns/Free From Craigslist Ad!!
Offbeat  (tags: Craigslist free animal Ads, Puppy abused, Animal abuse, Puppy forced to drink Bleach and more ab, Puppy Fed Bleach Suffers Chemical Burns )

PrimaAWAY
- 1396 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
When rescuers arrived to pick up the puppies, they noticed Bridget in particular appeared to have been severely abused. Vets found the dog to have chemical burns covering her head, face, inside her mouth and throat down to her stomach.Free Craigslist AD..
Wisconsin : Patricia Randolph's Madravenspeak: Falling Down a Rabbit Hole Into DNR's Alternate Universe
Offbeat  (tags: Wisconsin DNR, Dog-fighting with wolves, animal abuse, culture, crime, animals, dogs, society, protection, off-beat, unusual, wildlife, pets, safety, government, environment, americans, police, pictures, odd, health, performance, ethics, children, bizarre )

Roxie
- 1748 days ago - host.madison.com
Attending the Natural Resources Board meetings always gives me the sense of falling down the rabbit hole, into the bowels of the Department of Natural Resources, landing in an upside-down alternate universe. Feb. 26 did not disappoint.
Fed Shut Down Disputed Cherokee Bear Park
Offbeat  (tags: federal agents, closure, cherokee bear park, animal abuse )

Simone
- 1780 days ago - citizen-times.com
Federal regulators shut down a bear park and fined it $20,000 after it was cited for failing to provide adequate shelter, food and veterinary care for the animals. The Chief Saunooke Bear Park generated multiple protests
 

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