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Bags of Dead Dogs and Roosters Being Dumped Along Dallas Roadside Blamed on Illegal Animal Fights Run By Gangs
Offbeat  (tags: bags, dogs, roosters, illegal, animal fighting, dumped, dallas, usa )

- 1275 days ago -
Bags of dead dogs and roosters - believed to be from illegal animal fights - are being dumped alongside a suburban Dallas roadside.
Ezra The Rooster: The Little Chicken Who Could!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, roosters )

- 1642 days ago -
Ezra has been living with our rescue coordinator and animal rehabber, Melissa with whom he seems to have developed a very strong bond!
PETITION ALERT: Steven Tyler: Stop Wearing Rooster Feather Hair Extensions and Publicize Your Decision! PLEASE SIGN !
Offbeat  (tags: american idol show, steve tyler, roosters, killed, slaughtered, horrific cruelty, hair extensions )

- 2587 days ago -
Urge American Idol Host Steven Tyler to Shed Rooster Feathers Roosters are Gassed to Death with CO2 to Produce Hair Ornaments On July 29, United Poultry Concerns posted an alert about roosters being caged and killed to provide feathers
Plucking Rooster's Feathers for "Trendy" Hair Extensions
Offbeat  (tags: roosters, cruelty, feathers, abuse, fashion hair accessory )

- 2650 days ago -
Until recently, these "saddle feathers" were used almost exclusively by fly fishermen. Now, rooster farms have to harvest up to 1,500 birds per week to keep up with all the business they're getting from hair salons....most roosters don't survive the
Flipper the Shoe-Wearing Roo
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, roosters )

- 2736 days ago -
Flipper is a "broiler" (meat breed) rooster who came to us last fall with dozens of other chickens rescued from Kapparot rituals that are held around Brooklyn during Yom Kippur. When he arrived, we noticed Flipper had trouble walking.
Your Morning Adorable: Young Rooster Learning to Crow! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, roosters, environment, protection )

- 3065 days ago -
We hope that this little guy's skills have improved somewhat since this video was first uploaded to YouTube in 2008. But even if they haven't improved, we suspect this now-adult rooster is a fun guy to have around -- and, as an added bonus, his tiny
Chuckie: Our Companion Rooster
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, roosters )

- 3068 days ago -
This is Chuckie, my husbands constant shadow when working outside. He was finishing some raised garden beds and apparently this rooster inspector wanted to make sure the job was done right.
Root for Roosters
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, chickens, roosters, protection )

- 3105 days ago -
Every year around Easter, Pasado's Safe Haven is greeted with a familiar story: Someone has adopted a chick or a bunny, the animal has matured, and it is no longer wanted. Tragically, the animal is always the victim of the impulse buy, and once the
How Houdini and His Flock Escaped From Kapparot Sacrifice
Offbeat  (tags: roosters, chickens, rescued, kapparot sacrifice, safe, new home )

- 3204 days ago -
It was a precious moment when Rabbi Leider of Chabad University City here in San Diego agreed to let us have the four chickens they used this year in their kapparot chicken "swinging" ceremony and save them from slaughter in exchange for a donation to
Your Morning Adorable: Rooster Gives a High-Five! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, roosters, training, environment, protection )

- 3270 days ago -
Poor chickens often get a bad rap. While they're sometimes seen as unintelligent little grain-eating automatons, many are actually capable of putting those tiny little brains to use with tricks more commonly seen being performed by dogs.

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