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Reward Offered in Case of Puppies Found on Railroad Tracks
Animals  (tags: animals, abuse, cruelty, dogs, abandonment, death, crime, reward, investigation )

- 2410 days ago -
ALBANY, N.Y. - The Humane Society of the United States has increased the reward to $7,000 thanks to community donations for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­the torture and abandonment of
Abuse and Abandonment of Galgos in Spain
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, abuse, dogs, abandonment, galgos, Spain, environment, protection, pets, suffering )

- 3337 days ago -
The galgo, a breed of dog native to Spain, is similar to a greyhound. Because they have particular stamina, galgos are used to hunt rabbits and boars on the Spanish plains
Maple Ridge News - Some Facts About Feral Cats
Animals  (tags: feral cats, abandonment, colonies, re-location, euthanising, spay, neuter )

- 3506 days ago -
Nature complicates life occasionally with plagues of pests. However, there's one plague for which we have ourselves to blame: feral cats. All it takes is two unaltered, abandoned pets. By the end of summer, a dozen feral cats may be hanging around.
Sanctuary Offers Python Solution -
Animals  (tags: pythons, sanctuary, wildlife, Everglades, pets, abandonment, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, protection )

- 3556 days ago -
Florida's Burmese python problem has taken center stage over the past month. About 150,000 are believed to slither though the Everglades. While a state sponsored hunt is one solution to the problem, a reptile expert says preventing further snakes
Adandoned Pets' Last Wish - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: animals, pets, abandonment, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, sadness, suffering )

- 3586 days ago -
Poem by LeeAnne Hudson describing what every pet feels when their owners drop them off, abandons them or gives them away.
Serbia: Abandoned Dog Loyally Waiting For a Year in Same Location for His Owner to Return to Him.
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, loyalty, AnimalWelfare, environment, abandonment, pets, protection, sadness )

- 3615 days ago -
A dog which has been abandoned by its owner in Belgrade has been waiting loyally for him/her to return to collect him for a year now. Such is the devotion, trust and love of an animal for its owner - what a pity that some humans cannot be as loyal to
What Hurts the Most - From a Dog's Eyes - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: animals, abandonment, pets, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, environment, protection, dogs, cats )

- 3648 days ago -
Take the time and think how it must feel to be left in a shelter and no one wants you... This happens every day to hundreds of dogs all over the country; left, abandoned. Take a moment to look in their eyes...
Pets Shown the Door Feral Cats a Constant Problem, Especially When Economy Worsens
Animals  (tags: cats, economy, pets, abandonment, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection )

- 3703 days ago -
As the economy continues to worsen and more people are facing foreclosure and eviction nationwide, a secondary effect has been the abandonment of house pets, especially cats.
McKay Charged With Cruelty in McBride Horse Abandonment Case (CAN)
Animals  (tags: horses abandoned, mountainside, starving, rescued, recovering, owner chartged, animal cruelty, abandonment )

- 3709 days ago -
The owner of two horses who were rescued from certain death off a B.C. mountainside has been charged with three counts of animal cruelty. Frank McKay of Edmonton is accused of abandoning the animals just before Christmas near the town of McBride, B.C.
More Horses Being Abandoned, But Fewer Killed
Animals  (tags: horses, abandonment, pets, protection, animals, fewer being killed, AnimalWelfare, environment )

- 3730 days ago -
Job losses and foreclosure combined with higher hay and grain prices have made the cost of caring for a horse -- at least $3,000 to $4,000 annually in many areas -- just too much. Some say the problem has been exacerbated by closure of the country's last
Abandoned Big Cats
Animals  (tags: big cats, abandonment, Big Cat Rescue, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3737 days ago -
When the phone stops ringing from people trying to abandon their exotic cat, our job will be done. Thanks to all of you who write letters and fund our mission, that day is getting closer and closer to being a reality.
Don't Abandon Them - Plan for Pets
Animals  (tags: pets, abandonment, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, dogs, cats, environment )

- 3974 days ago -
The noncommissioned officer in charge of the Veterinary Treatment Facility at Fort Leavenworth wants pet owners to take their responsibility seriously - especially if they are getting ready to move.
Are We Really a Nation of Animal Lovers?
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, abandonment, AnimalWelfare, environment, pets, wildlife, protection )

- 4012 days ago -
CALLOUSLY abandoned, thoughtlessly dumped and left to starve. Despite claiming to be a nation of animal lovers, thousands of animals in the south have suffered from horrific conditions and terrifying traumas in the past 12 months. Shocking figures show
Abandonment: Pets Paying the Price for Sagging Economy
Animals  (tags: pets, foreclosure, homes, abandonment, animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, cats, protection, environment )

- 4045 days ago -
Call it trickle down economics - the nation's economic woes have trickled down to impact family members with fur or feathers. In some places, there's a real crisis. It all began with the home foreclosure wave. Economically strapped families, suddenly need
Dumping Animals in Rural Areas Can Be a Death Sentence
Animals  (tags: Dumping, animals, suffering, strays, death, starve, carcass, road-kill, pets, unwanted, country, lost, survive, cruel, sad, crime, abuse, abandonment, shame, animals, pets, environment, society, slaughter, killing, AnimalWelfare )

- 4083 days ago -
The reason for the high death rate is that animals raised around people don't know how to survive in the wild. That, and the fact that some people have unrealistic ideas about what will happen if they toss unwanted pets out of a car on a country road.

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