Asia Bibi was falsely accused of "blasphemy" - speaking against the prophet Muhammad.
Now this wife and mother of five will hang for her Christian faith.
She would be the first woman executed under Pakistan's Sharia blasphemy law.
Animal Hero Kids is an national organization that focuses on educating the public about the humane treatment of animals and also awards kids for their work advocating animals. Recently, the group of animal welfare advocates requested the Melbourne City.
A case involving the owners of a dog kennel, its caretakers, and 21 dead dogs has finally resulted with the abusers being charged with animal cruelty. The dogs who were housed in the suburban Phoenix kennel died from overheating and suffocation.
Honeybees and other pollinators are suffering serious declines. Thankfully, a bill in Congress aims to protect them from the use of harmful pesticides. The Saving America's Pollinators Act (H.R. 2692) calls for the suspension of neonicotinoids, a class of
A ban on traveling circuses in Scotland could pave the way for similar bans elsewhere in the United Kingdom. Currently, two circuses that use wild animals -- Peter Jolly's and Circus Mondao -- travel throughout the UK.
Norwegian oil giant Statoil has a permit to drill in the deep waters off the beautiful west coast of Northland. It is an area of outstanding beauty, a migratory path for whales, the home of many Maori tribal groups and a paradise for surfers.
Was rescued in 2013 by Wildlife SOS.Mumbai's State Forest Department gave Wildlife SOS legal custody of Laxmi. For the past several months, she has been living a good life, becoming healthier and leaner. But now Laxmi's owner wants her back -- we have to
The Indian River Lagoon, part of a riverfront conservation effort in Florida, is in threat of degradation by development. The project seeks to create an asphalt parking lot, paved road, and dredged channel for large boats to gain access to the area.
The procedure of a puppy/dog getting their ears cropped is painful, and unnecessary. All puppy/ dogs also experience the phantom pain of missing an appendage just like a human amputee does. Give the innocent a voice, stop their pain by standing up for th
Serial animal hoarder Kimi Peck was arrested for animal cruelty on May 5th 2014, in Weld County, Colorado. Her reign of terror, abuse, and fraud has been going on for over 20 years, yet after each arrest for animal-related neglect, a plea deal allows her
Please don't buy while animals die!
Take a moment to let Avon, Mary Kay, Estee Lauder and Revlon know that you are disappointed in their backsliding and that you will no longer buy the companies' products as long they are tested on animals
The nuclear industry is a many-headed toxic beast - nuclear power and nuclear weapons are just the most visible ones. Mining, milling, processing, reprocessing, manufacturing, and transporting nuclear materials are some other heads of the beast that are
1 in 4 dog owners in the UK have admitted to leaving their pets unattended in cars, according to the charity Dogs Trust. Almost half think their dog will be fine if they park their car under a tree or leave a window open -- but in reality, a dog left in a
Kevin Anderson of Chicago, Illinois made this horrible discovery next to his building on October 6. He discovered 4 newborn kittens in a shoe box. The box was taped down so nothing gets out or in.Not even air.Video on the petition page!
Piotr Naskrecki was taking a nighttime walk in a rainforest in Guyana, when he heard rustling as if something were creeping underfoot. When he turned on his flashlight, he expected to see a small mammal, such as a possum or a rat.
For years, groups of Keene residents known as "Robin Hooders" have walked the streets filling expired parking meters with their own money, in order to save people from getting parking tickets. The city filed a lawsuit against them for this activity.
" Stanton immediately ordered a necropsy, revealing that Shyanne died from blunt force trauma. In addition the dog suffered four broken ribs, a punctured lung, and hypothermia." Featured (Big Red Box) on today's Animal News Sentinel.