Tuesday Rhonda Westenberger & her sister, Evelyn, were sleeping when their Wellston home of 17 years began filling with smoke & flames. Pit bull Baby began barking and pounced on them. 5 dogs were also stuck inside.Baby rushed back inside & saved them too
There is no sadder sight than these outcast, forlorn, forgotten animals, relegated to the status of lawn ornaments and virtually ignored by the family. Many chained or penned dogs are seriously neglected. They lack fresh, unfrozen water...
The monarch butterfly population in North America has been shrinking at an alarming rate. A major culprit is the use of herbicides like Monsanto's Roundup on genetically engineered crops, which is destroying a significant portion of their breeding habitat
A new Mercy For Animals undercover investigation reveals appalling animal abuse at a Leprino Foods dairy supplier. Leprino Foods is the world's largest mozzarella cheese producer and a supplier to virtually all of the major pizza chains in the country.
A teenager from Maryland recently killed someone's pet cat with a BB gun and posted photos of the dead pet on social media. The photos showed part of the cat's skull missing, followed by a caption with several smiling and laughing emoticons.
We do not believe her owners are looking for her and suspect she could have been abandoned. She was found with no collar or ID and was not microchipped. X-rays showed a hairline fracture of her rear right leg.
Daily Show host Jon Stewart may ruffle a few feathers, but he also loves to scratch a few bellies, specifically of the Pit Bull variety. The proud Pittie papa has three dogs in his pack, including tripawd Chance. He's also a huge fan of Tia's tv show
7 month puppy Geo is being hailed as a hero after he pushed 10-year-old boy out of the way of an oncoming truck & took the impact himself. Geo sustained broken leg, broken spine & internal injuries but vets caring for him said he will make a full recovery
Since 2010, at least 62 animals died or were lost or hurt while traveling on Alaska Airlines, a tally that makes the Seattle-based company one of the nation's leading carriers for reported pet mishaps in recent years.
Pui, a male Thai Bangkaew who regularly wanders around his community, found a white plastic bag at a roadside dump in the Tha Rua district and took it home to his master, Gumnerd Thongmak. Thongmak said she wants to adopt the child.
As of this year (2014) only 27 of the 50 states, as well as Washington D.C. and Puerto Rico, include animals in domestic violence protection orders. We, the undersigned, respectfully request this be expanded to cover all of the states. Many people...
As of September 2014, federal protections under the Endangered Species Act for wolves in Wyoming are reinstated. Declared an endangered species in 1978, the gray wolf was de-listed in Wyoming after its populations recovered in 2011 and 2012.
After performing experiments on monkeys at the CDC that caused animals massive suffering Charles Rupprecht, the former chief of the CDC's rabies program who led the cruel experiments--and was banned from the CDC's animal laboratories because of it
Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta, one of Monsanto's biggest competitors, filed paperwork with the EPA requesting permission to increase the amount of bee killing pesticide thiamethoxam it uses on alfalfa, corn, barley, and wheat crops by up to 40,000%.
All the love and hard work we put in to send the right messages out about captivity and Taiji will just be blown out of the water when the kids see that Simon Cowell thinks it's ok. We have only a few days to get his attention !!!