45-year-old Jose Percy Chacon, a volunteer fireman from Salamanca de Monterrico in Central Peru tied a stray dog to his car and dragged him behind around town. The man claims this was the punishment the dog had to receive for allegedly biting his son.
A 20-year-old orangutan has been granted some basic human rights thanks to a lawsuit filed by an animal rights group. The orangutan will now be sent to an animal sanctuary where she will live the rest of her life in relative peace.
Every year before and during Christmas, most of the citizens of Romania buy pigs and kill them in inhumane ways. You can see in the video on the petition page that the animal is stabbed in the neck and left for 4 minutes to die slowly. Demand justice!
DeSoto County, Mississippi, Humane Society are offering a reward to anyone that can provide information that will lead to the arrest and conviction of a culprit that used a innocent dog as target practice. Sign and demand justice!
Oakland's City Council just voted to ban the use of bullhooks on elephants in circuses in the city. Bullhooks are large batons with a sharp metal hook at the end, and are commonly used to jab and hit elephants as a part of their training for appearing in
"It's hard to comprehend these senseless illegal killings, because not only are wolves legally protected, there is no evidence these wolves were doing anything harmful at the time of their deaths," said Amaroq Weiss of CBD about the Oct and other killing
There are so many stories that start out this way, but most don't have such happy endings.
If you ever decide to adopt a dog, check out your local shelter. Buying dogs from pet stores only increases the demand for the cruel puppy mills that often supply
In Seal Beach, where there have been at least 60 attacks on pets over the last year, officials recently hired a company to trap coyotes and asphyxiate them in a mobile gas chamber filled with carbon dioxide.
100+ Abandoned dogs of Everglades Florida
Please share far and wide. Buddy is 12 yrs of age collapsed trachea, Need his meds. This dog belongs to one of our girls on our Crew.
Contact lori at 954-818-4231. Or 561-860-3783
Please write to California Governor Brown's office and tell others about this campaign. You don't have to live in California.
Sample message are included
We can stop the brutalization of millions of cats and and dogs that are taken for their meat.
This year was a good one for animals in many ways, from fascinating new discoveries, to better protections for wildlife, to whatever is going on here. But not all animals will count 2014 as a good year. Here are 6 people and groups who are responsible for
A NOTE FROM THE DEN CONCERNING HOPE:
Hope has ear infection, vaginal swelling, infection and discharge, rectal swelling and bruising, and a brutal skin infection. She cannot sit down and is very afraid.
The actual fights take ages. Unlike most movie portrayals, with one dog ripping out another's throat, it takes hours to end: small bite by small bite, scratch by scratch. It's more of an endurance match than it is a fight.
I'm not quite sure if this is the proper site to ask for help. I've just seen this on my Facebook and I couldn't help myself. Please contact Dana Widick through Pet Pardons if anyone sees Layla. Thank you!!
Last week animal activists around the world celebrated when an Argentine court gave an orangutan named Sandra nonhuman rights, thereby securing her eventual freedom. But one organization now tells The Dodo that it might not be such a major victory after a