Unless more is done to make an impact on society and the humans throughout Vermont, animals will continue to fall victim to cruelty, abuse, neglect and abandonment. Throughout the state, charges can vary drastically for crimes against animals.
Wildlife is in grave danger of extinction due to smuggling and trading. Although it is illegal to do so, the trade continues internationally with wildlife and wildlife products, with a gain in the billions of dollars annually.
Great news out of the US Department of Agriculture! The department has issued a proposed rule that, if finalized, will bring us closer to ending the egregiously inhumane practice of soring Tennessee Walking Horses, racking horses, and other breeds.
Animal cruelty is not a strange occurrence throughout the state of Utah, such as the frequent abuse of horses found dead and/or frozen due to the actions of their owners. Other cases involved dog fighting, animal torture, neglect and more.
Animals never deserve to be starved, beaten, forced to live in squalor or anything of an abusive nature. However, such is the case at the DarlynnâEUR(TM)s Darlins Rescue Ranch, Inc. (DDRR) in Polk City, Florida.
Although many facilities have opted for newer humane methods of teaching and testing, some like UHCL still used rats as part of their curriculum. Many view rats as animals that are mean and disgusting but nonetheless, they still deserve to be
A bill #437 has been proposed in West Virginia that establishes minimum standards of care for the thousands of breeding dogs housed in West Virginia's puppy mills. It is commendable that state leaders are taking steps to protect dogs in the state
All intentional animal cruelty crimes deserve to culminate with felony charges and strict penalties. Most states like Washington vary in their laws, charges and penalties when it comes to crimes against defenseless animals.
Photos: Gaza's last tiger leaves 'world's worst zoo'
The inhumane neglect of the Khan Younis zoo came to an end when the last animals left today. "I am very sad," lamented owner Ziad Aweda.
AFP, 24/08/16 14:04 Gaza's last tiger left Gaza Wednesday
The upcoming ban against pit bull type dogs should really be looking into ALL breeds not just pit bulls! Otherwise this is just a hate crime against many innocent dogs who happen to look similar to others which were either untrained or provoked.
What happens to hibernating or torpid animals when a bushfire rages? Are they able to sense danger and wake up from their energy-saving sleep to move to safety? Yes, says a biologist about the reaction of pygmy-possums in such instances.
In a repeat of a tactic we saw last year, special interests have added amendments to the National Defense Authorization Act that will undermine the historic efforts underway to protect the Greater Sage-Grouse.
A recent nationwide poll found that 90 percent of American people overwhelmingly support the Endangered Species Act. Yet Congress is trying to strip species of these critical protections. Via SaveAnimalsFacingExtinction.org