Norway -- one of the only countries that continues to whale after a global moratorium was imposed in 1986 -- has come under fire lately for its catch. Last year, the country hunted 731 minke whales -- the largest catch since it resumed whaling in 1993.
History of Abuse and Animal Welfare Act Violations:A report USDA alleging animal beatings,mistreatment,inadequate veterinary care and disregard for the animals' welfare.Since 1997 at least 29 animals have died there,including elephants,orcas & dolphins !
We are encouraged to hear that Nepal has acknowledged for the first time that the Gadhimai festival poses risks for the welfare of animals and the spreading of diseases. Gadhimai is the world's largest animal slaughter festival
What our live export investigators witnessed around the world this month can only be described as animal welfare atrocities.With repeat offenders freely reoffending, and industry cover-ups keeping Government, farmers, and the Australian public in the dark
The law and society needs to recognize that people who set animals on fire, skins them alive or kills animals for pleasure has a antisocial behavior problem known as sociopaths. These are extremely violent crimes and should be treated as ones. Studies
Please sign and share this petition in an effort to demand that the Tiger Kingdom in Phuket, Thailand never allow tourists to get into their enclosures, putting them in danger of being scratched, bitten and mauled as Mr. Goudie suffered
Just recently, in Palm Harbor, Alabama, forty poor, sweet dogs were rescued from deplorable conditions at this Alabama puppy mill. Many of these animals spent their entire lives in cages. Rescuers stated that "They are poor defenseless babies that have be
By shedding light on the horrors of the Dog Meat Industry, Swedish Media could help rescue the lives of thousands of innocent dogs and cats of South East Asia. Daily Mail, The Independet and The Sun, all have shared the campaign by Soi Dog Foundation. It
Henrique Souza, renowned Brazilian visual Artist and owner of House of Art plans to organize multiple fundraisers such as Animal Cruelty Awareness and programs to benefit the local youth, emerging artists, supporters and the surrounding communities.
This evil person, mistreated his dog, hanged him from the roof of his house, placed him in a shallow hole weighted down with a chain and cinder blocks so the dog was unable to raise its head. The poor animal had to be euthanized....
The wolf, which is wearing an inactive radio collar, is likely a gray wolf that dispersed from the northern Rocky Mountains. The intrepid wolf is currently fully protected under the Endangered Species Act
The incident happened back in August 25. When the police arrived at the scene the dogs were locked in a cage in the back of his truck and left in the scorching heat for more than 5 hours with no shade or water to cool down...
While investigating the complaint the deputies saw several dogs in the yard as well as one already deceased and decaying. A foul odor was coming from the residence that smelled of fecal matter, urine and decaying carcasses. Several dogs were locked ...
Young Dobi Ilara in a small river. She look under wather and search big stones, then with her paw she rolls the 8 - 10 kg large stones all to shore. One and a half hours they made this. Such things only make Dobis they are a bit crazy like Peter ;-)
Despite the fact that thousands of people wrote comments protesting the approval of issuing a license to a commercial fur farm in Montana, the Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) Department has gone ahead and approved it anyway.
The $55.7 Billion/Yr. U.S. pet industry has been extremely fortunate in enjoying very strong revenue growth over the past 15 or 20 years, even prospering during the prolonged economic downturn of the early 2000's which adversely impacted so many others..
No one likes to play favorites, but there comes a time in every nature enthusiast's life when he or she realizes that a fungus, plant or critter is just the neatest. (Here's looking at you, giant Japanese salamander going for a stroll.)
Last year, the annual Rose Parade in Pasadena, Calif. was besieged by a cohort of protesters, all targeting one float: SeaWorld. After revelations about its orca whale care were exposed in the documentary "Blackfish," animal advocates were out in full for
Stephen Colbert used his rapier wit on Tuesday night to skewer The National Rifle Association's involvement in a pet-eating ban.
The NRA which is under fire for campaigning against a bill that would have outlawed the sale of dog and cat meat
Animal advocates gathered on the steps of City Hall in New York on Wednesday to reveal a disturbing string of incidents involving the city's controversial carriage horses. Records obtained from the NYPD detailed undisclosed accidents and alleged "hit-and-
Dozens of orphaned cats awaiting adoption at the Arizona Humane Society's Kitten Nursery are getting some much-needed love and affection from the shelter's newest employee -- a friendly senior dog, named Boots, who was hired on to be their canine nanny.
When this bald eagle chick, named Starbuck, first arrived to the Wildlife Images Rehabilitation Center in Oregon last April, she was so frail that it was unclear if she would make it. Orphaned at just a few days old, the eaglet stood little chance of