A recent SPCA investigation at a mink fur farm in Montreal has led to public outcry in Canada for an official ban on the practice. The circumstances at the farm were significant enough that charges were filed against its owner.
A recent report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture revealed that a worker at Pacific Biolabs in Hercules, California put a living rabbit in a freezer to euthanize it, a violation of the Animal Welfare Act. Several other violations were also uncovered,
On Friday, November 7, Kabibe, a 16-month old western lowland gorilla at the San Francisco Zoo was crushed to death when she sprinted underneath a closing hydraulic door that was not properly monitored nor equipped with basic automatic shut-off technology