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3 hrs ago | WJLA-TV Arlington
A D.C. man is facing ten animal cruelty charges after allegedly kicking and beating ten dogs, at least three of which died.
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3 hrs ago | EDGE
Dr. Steven Ross of Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo says CareerBuilder.com's commercial that shows the chimps outsmarting a human co-worker actually poses a risk to chimpanzees because people lose sight of the fact they're an endangered species and less likely to try to save them.
8 hrs ago | KKTV
While scattered flurries are possible today, accumulating snow has ended. However, the bitter cold is here to stay.
8 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune
Swayed by stories of dogs running loose and living in filthy conditions, a Lackawanna County judge today ruled that a Moosic man charged animal cruelty must give up all but one of the numerous dogs he has housed at his home.
10 hrs ago | WHBF-TV Rock Island
Officers were at the 7-11 on 27th Street and Avenue of the Cities early Sunday morning when they learned of possible animal abuse.
14 hrs ago | The Papillion Times
A Douglas County District Court jury deliberated for about 90 minutes before finding Mashaunda I. Ball guilty of causing a Boston terrier named Bubbles to die of starvation.
17 hrs ago | FunCity Finder
Join the Indiana Animal Rights Alliance protest against Ringling Brother's Circus animal abuse! The event takes place Thursday, December 5th at Banker's Life Fieldhouse , starting at 5, 5:45 p.m. Maybe the "Saddest Show on Earth" would be a more appropriate name for the Ringling Bros.
19 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal
ASBURY PARK - Area residents gathered at the Wonder Bar on Wednesday night to learn signs of dog fighting and animal cruelty in an effort to take a proactive approach in the community.
An Illinois woman said her local sheriff is targeting her for trying to report what she believed was a despicable crime.
Pinellas County Animal Services will celebrate the holidays with the Pinellas Paws Cause festivities on Saturday, Dec. 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Proceeds from the pet-friendly event support the Animal Welfare Trust Fund.
Two Washington men, one of whom has previous ties to dogfighting, have been charged with felony animal cruelty after they allegedly slashing the throat of a bull terrier after forcing him to fight.
The Animal Welfare Society of Monroe County is offering a $500 reward for information about two dogs, one emaciated and one dead, found in garbage bags.
An Australian man who filmed himself riding an emu to work and posted the video online could be charged with animal cruelty offences.
Courtesy photo Tiny Tim is a one-year-old Australian Shepherd/Chihuahua mix who is a bit timid at first but will make a wonderful lap dog for a loving senior or responsible family with older children.
A Tri-Valley animal-welfare organization recently received federal tax-exempt status, helping it move forward with its goal of providing assistance for spay and neuter surgeries and emergency medical treatment for pets in the region.
Animal advocacy group PETA called Tuesday on the National Institutes of Health to stop animal experiments related to sexual health, including Johns Hopkins studies of erectile dysfunction using rodents.
INTO THE INTERSECTION. NO ONE WAS HURT. CRIMINAL CHARGES HAVE CAUGHT UP TO SOME SUSPECTS IN A COUPLE OF ANIMAL CRUELTY CASES.