"This rescue really exemplifies the need for stronger animal cruelty laws," says Charlotte Doehner, of the Alcorn County Animal Shelter,...".Feature Story (Big Red Box) on today's Animal News Sentinel.
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
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.
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...
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..
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.
Make a stand and ask the NSW Department of Primary Industries to take responsibility for the welfare of captive dolphins and ensure Dolphin Marine Magic meets the dolphin exhibition standards - or take away its licence!
Last week saw the sad news that Suni, a 34 year old northern white rhino, has died at Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya. Although it looks likely that Suni died from natural causes, this news is all the more tragic because he was one of only seven remaining
The population of giant tortoises on EspaÃ±ola, an island in the Galapagos archipelago, has increased almost seventy-fold over the last half century. In the '60s, a captive breeding program reintroduced 15 of the titan tortoises -- they can weigh up to 60