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Bradford Kittens 'Coloured in' Using Permanent Markers
Offbeat  (tags: Marker Pens, Animals, Cruelty, Animal Charity, UK )

Ray
- 5 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Two kittens were "coloured in" in what an animal charity described as a "dreadful act of cruelty".
Dog Spends 10 Years On A Chain Until Someone Finally Saves Him
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cruelty )

Angie
- 5 days ago - thedodo.com
Left alone in a filthy backyard in a small, rural town in North Carolina with a thick chain around his neck, the dog was surrounded by dirt, garbage and a broken down makeshift shelter. A dry tin bowl was barely within reach. He had no friends and spent h
Shame on You RSPCA
Offbeat  (tags: rspca, horses starved, media coverage, cruelty )

Simone
- 12 days ago - dailytelegraph.com.au
The last few weeks there has been the horrendous case of horses starved. But Rspca reaction has been disturbing
Mans Dad Was Cruel To Dogs, So He Saved An Unadoptable One
Offbeat  (tags: cruelty )

Angie
- 33 days ago - thedodo.com
When Paddy Lawson saw the photograph of the disfigured shelter dog at Rossendale Responsible Rescue, he knew he wanted to foster him.
Chained Leopard Cub Rescued From Farmhouse
Offbeat  (tags: leopard cub, rescued, cruelty, wildlife, protection, habitat )

Cher
- 144 days ago - indiatoday.intoday.in
The female cub has multiple fractures in the front right leg which made the rescuers and veterinarians believe that the cub was either tied up with a chain or kept in a cage.
Floyd Mayweather Is Officially A Giant Asshole To Animals
Offbeat  (tags: mayweather, fur, chinchillas, asshole, cruelty, boxer, usa )

Scooby
- 147 days ago - thedodo.com
World champion boxer Floyd Mayweather may have ended his professional career in the sport undefeated, but outside the ring he's proven time and time again to be a world-class loser.
Cat Cruelly Covered In Concrete Makes Miraculous Recovery
Offbeat  (tags: cats, cruelty, rescued )

Jeri
- 150 days ago - thedodo.com
When a woman approached her porch and saw something sitting there, her first thought was that the hardened mass was some sort of package. Only when she got closer did she come to the horrific realization that the mass was actually a suffering animal.
For Some Yellowstone Bison, the Roaming Ends at the Slaughterhouse
Offbeat  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animalwelfare, conservation, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, protection, rescued, sadness, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, animals, destruction, conservation, environm )

ELIZABETH
- 251 days ago - washingtonpost.com
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. âEUR" Even for a park with a history of unhappy encounters between people and wildlife, 2015 is shaping up as an eventful year for Yellowstone and its bison.
Muslim Men Illegally Slaughtered British Sheep as SACRIFICE for Islamic Festival
Offbeat  (tags: Sheep, sacrifice, cruelty, Islam, Muslims, animals, crime, culture, ethics, protection )

Penny
- 279 days ago - express.co.uk
FOUR Muslim men have pleaded guilty to illegally slaughtering sheep after they killed the animals without stunning them as part of an Islamic tradition.
Why Declawing Your Cat Is Cruel (And Why It's Time To Stop)
Offbeat  (tags: cats, declawing, cruelty )

Jeri
- 305 days ago - thedodo.com
Imagine waking up one day to find part of your body has been removed. Not just any body part, but one vital to protecting yourself from danger. You'd probably miss your fingers quite a bit if they were gone, right?
Pet Cruelty Charity Rings Owner to Say They'Ve Found Her Cat That Was Missing for 18 Years - and Then They Put It to Sleep
Offbeat  (tags: Cat, Glasgow, Scotland, missing, put down, cruelty, charity, sad news )

Scooby
- 319 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A cat which went missing for 18 years was put down by a pet cruelty charity before it could be reunited with its owner because the vet 'refused to wait 20 minutes' to put it down.
Declawing Is Just A Terrible Thing To Do To Your Cat
Offbeat  (tags: cats, bills, declawing, cruelty )

Jeri
- 361 days ago - thedodo.com
Oppose a bill that allows declawing for any reason in Oregon.
New Documentary 'Tyke Elephant Outlaw', Poised to Be the Blackfish for Captive Elephants
Offbeat  (tags: animals, elephants, documentary, circus, cruelty )

Cher
- 379 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Tyke's story mirrors Tilikum's story in many ways. Tyke was a female circus elephant who was owned and used by Circus International in shows around the world in the 1990s. According to those who had interactions with Tyke, it was obvious that
Cop Fined Convicted of Animal Cruelty for Letting His Police Dog Roast to Death in Back of Hot Patrol Car
Offbeat  (tags: cop, killed, dog, police, fined, cruelty )

Scooby
- 402 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
An Ohio cop has been convicted of animal cruelty for letting his police dog roast to death in his patrol car last year. Read more:
PLEASE HELP , A CARE 2 MEMBER, TO CARRY ON FEEDING STRAY CATS, CALLOUSLY LEFT BEHIND BY PREVIOUS OWNERS
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, humans, nature, protection, abuse, activists, americans, crime, culture, death, ethics, family, law, media, politics, sadness, safety, society, world, ethics, media, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, anima )

Wendy
- 403 days ago - change.org
Allow your residents at Biltmore Park Apartments to feed stray cats. Your recent ban on feeding strays is cruel, These friendly cats, have depended upon kind residents for food,- for many years.To Allow the cats to starve to death is horribly cruel.
 

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