Animal poaching in Africa at an all time high. Rhinos, lions leopards, elephants and water buffalo comprise the "big 5". At one time trophy hunters considered it a feat to bring home one of these "trophy" animals...however now the term generally refers..
The government have just given the go ahead for a puppy farm in Hull to supply animals to laboratories for testing. These beautiful and loving animals will never know love compassion, just pain, suffering and neglect! 497,704 needed to reach 1,000,000.
Ronald McKnight repeatedly abused and neglected his 4-month old puppy Daphne, including causing Daphne's leg to be broken three different times and intentionally abandoning her in a creek to die. Now a judge may reduce the sentence to a misdemeanor :-/
Two puppies were reportedly suffocated before being thrown into a trash can in an act of extreme animal cruelty. Jason Gentry is facing trial on ten accounts of animal abuse for both neglect and the death of two puppies at an unlicensed training facility.
On November 22, 2014, two (2) deceased 20-week old puppies were discovered in a trash bag behind a Revere, MA gas station. On July 28, 2015 Jason Gentry with address listings in Swampscott, MA and Salem, MA was arraigned at Chelsea District Court on
The day the lady was taken away you could hear her crying and shouting from every point of the streets.Among the tears people told us she was trying to hold on to her dog and shouting her name...Vicky!.... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
There has been worldwide public outcry over the poaching of Cecil the Lion, a famed lion who lived with his family in Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe. Cecil was killed by an American hunter who used a bow and arrow to shoot Cecil,
Although they're cherished by tourists and have been in Tonto National Forest for generations, they are now in immediate danger of being "condemned and destroyed, or otherwise disposed of." Please sign petition to say that they are not "estray livestock."
President Obama is considering taking bold, needed action that would help to save orcas (killer whales) in the Pacific. Orcas rely on salmon for up to 90 percent of their diet, but these fish are in rapid decline. The Western drought and the presence...
It is a tragedy that we are letting certain endangered species on this planet be killed by poachers and hunters. Notable examples are elephants, lions, and tigers. The United States should lead a coordinated, international military effort to protect the
Overnight, we learned that Zimbabwean officials will seek to extradite Walter Palmer from the US, for luring a male lion named Cecil out of a park and wounding him in an unauthorized area, before killing him 40 hours later. The HSUS and Humane Society
Environmentalists are outraged the $2-billion resort for the rich and famous has refused to consider nonlethal means of control, opting instead to euthanise almost a third of the kangaroo population.... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
Please email, call, or write your senators today and urge them to prohibit the importation of African lion trophies by cosponsoring the Conserving Ecosystems by Ceasing the Importation of Large (CECIL) Animal Trophies Act (S. 1918).
Zimbabwe officials have accused a second American of illegally hunting a lion. Jan Seski, a gynecologist from Pennsylvania, reportedly killed the unidentified lion in April. Photo posted for hunting tour company Melorani Safaris, since been shut down.
CITES mission: "(the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) is an international agreement between governments. Its aim is to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not
Petition to save the red wolf. The US fish and wildlife service announced that it will stop reintroducing this species into the wild while they decide whether they should improve the program or suspend it.