" Sweet LUCKY was just left at the shelter by her dad who who said she was too old and then he walked away from her and went looking for a new, younger dog. She is scared, confused and she deserves....." Feature story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
At least 20,000 bears are estimated to be trapped in bear bile facilities across Vietnam, Korea, China, Laos and Myanmar
The bile is extracted through regular, painful procedures
Meanwhile, the mammals spend their entire lives in cages
Under U.S. law, pets are considered the property of their owners. Though they are afforded protections against abuse even if the abuser is the person responsible for them, the rights of the nation's pets are limited.
'If that cat had left that tree, it would have disappeared into the brush and it was a fairly populated area,' Marraccini told the Courier-Journal. 'I don't see any reason why it shouldn't be handled that way.'
Urge Zimbabwe's Ministers for Environment and Tourism to stop the cruel export of baby Elephants. The Zimbabwe government has the power to choose a more humane fate for the 34 helpless babies already captured awaiting export for a life of captivity.
Lolita, also known as Tokitae, is an orca who was captured at the age of 4 in 1970 and has been living in captivity ever since. She is the only killer whale captive in Miami Seaquarium and her tank size is illegal -- USDA requires a minimum width of 48 fe
Please sentence Kimberly Anderson to the maximum punishment allowed by law, make her surrender all the animals that are currently in her care, and make it illegal for her to ever own an animal of any kind ever again
After learning that dogs are cruelly bludgeoned and their skins turned into leather shoes, gloves, belts, and other accessories, I pledge to buy only cruelty-free clothing and to avoid leather! By signing this pledge, I'm saying that the only skin
The projected declines, the studies each say, reflect climate changes and the disappearance of natural habitats. "They are more of a wake-up call than an absolute and concrete prediction,"said Margaret Brittingham, a professor of Wildlife
California has been named sister state to Guangdong (Canton) province in China. The problem is that Guangdong accounts for 40% of the dog meat trade and 70% of the cat meat trade in China. That's about 4 million dogs and 2 million cats, many stolen pets.