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Goats will no longer be forced to complete an agility course at Mead Open Farm, after the RSPCA investigated claims that one animal was 'dragged round by its face...smashing into obstacles'.
A high-profile case took an unexpected turn Thursday when lawyers for a Baltimore City police officer said they want the prosecutor in the case disqualified.
Animal welfare groups in Singapore are upset over a Housing Board notice that asked some dog owners in Ang Mo Kio to consider "debarking your dog through surgery".
Pittsburgh police say the person who brought a dog with a deep neck wound to the Western Pennsylvania Humane Society is the animal's owner and will be charged with animal cruelty.
Clearly this poor dog has been the recipient of prior abuse. It walked into the elevator and as it had no choice went into a down position doing nothing and still received several kicks and strangulation by being lifted off the ground by it leash.
Video of the CEO of the company that runs concessions for the Niners and Giants abusing a dog in a Vancouver hotel elevator drew swift response today .
Chewy, who was thrown from a second-floor balcony by his old owner, is thriving in his new home, says the Calgary Humane Society.
A cat was found dead on an Astoria street with a "smashed" rib cage and pieces of concrete and sticks around its body, according to a witness, and police are investigating the case as possible animal cruelty.
This screen grab shows a foot crushing a baby gopher tortoise to death, reportedly in Orange Park.
This male Labrador sustained a gash above the eye and another gash on top of its head after being dragged behind a vehicle wih a rope tied around its neck.
Some Orange County residents are taking action against a veterinary technician who was caught on camera last year slamming a small dog against a wall.
The Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force will be rescuing 126 animals from one of their fellow shelters.
BRIARCLIFF MANOR The SPCA of Westchester and the New York City Department of Environmental Protection are investigating a grisly find a goat and other animals with their heads severed.
The twice-married couple appeared to be heading for another divorce until Pamela, 47, filed a petition on August 21st requesting a judge ignores her earlier efforts to make their split official, PEOPLE is reporting.
The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has become an internet sensation, and has raised a lot of money for researching Lou Gehrig's Disease.
Two teenage girls, who were 15-years-of-age at the time they placed an eight-week-old kitten in the microwave and turned it on, have been sentenced to 100 hours each of community service reported the pressherald.com.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 09:48 am
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