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CRUEL and illegal puppy and kitten breeders will be shut down and forced out of business under tough new laws the Victorian Coalition Government has introduced to Parliament.
Ringling Bros. Circus , which has scheduled visits to Washington State in September, has experienced plummeting popularity in the wake of animal cruelty protests nationwide.
Legislatures in Pennsylvania and Illinois are considering bills that would reduce or eliminate what animal welfare advocates call mutilations, and what breeders and American Kennel Club call "breed standards."
KINGSTON The recent rash of animal abuse in the Hudson Valley demonstrates there is more public awareness of the problem, according to the New York State director of the Humane Society of the Unites States.
Artists in Singapore behind a flyer telling people to kill stray cats defended their artwork Monday, after the flyers angered residents and animal welfare groups.
Call for mandatory labelling on cosmetics so shoppers can tell which products have been tested on animals and which are cruelty-free Call for mandatory labelling on cosmetics so shoppers can tell which products have been tested on animals and which are cruelty-free.
The couple, who run Southern Sun Farm Sanctuary, Ashe County's only horse rescue, turned a passion for equines into a full-time job over a decade ago.
The CEO of sports catering giant, Centerplate, is facing major backlash after being caught on tape kicking a dog.
An independent Australian animal welfare charity recently unveiled new GPS tracking technology to help people locate lost or runaway pets.
New developments this weekend in connection with an animal cruelty case we've been tell you about.
The ice bucket challenge which features celebrities and ordinary people having buckets of ice water poured over them to raise awareness for ALS, a degenerative nerve disease, has gone viral on the Internet.
Earlier this week, University of Wisconsin graduate student Eleanor Bartsch was warming up for a violin performance by playing Bach's "Concerto for Two Violins."
"He likes to play with the other girls," Mark Lewis, an animal care specialist at Chimp Haven , a Keithville, Louisiana, chimpanzee sanctuary where Mason now lives, said per the Humane Society.
Animal rights group PETA has named a pair of rescued chinchillas after Hollywood couple Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt, who got married at the weekend, as a gift to mark the occasion.
In the stack of papers that make up Tuesday's City Council agenda, about a third of the pages address the topic of a future ordinance defining and regulating animal abuse and tethering within the city.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 12:26 am
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