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3 hrs ago | Examiner.com
An independent Australian animal welfare charity recently unveiled new GPS tracking technology to help people locate lost or runaway pets.
6 hrs ago | KIII
New developments this weekend in connection with an animal cruelty case we've been tell you about.
10 hrs ago | Examiner.com
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.
13 hrs ago | The Washington Post
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."
17 hrs ago | Switched
"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.
21 hrs ago | Newkerala.com
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.
The debate over the origins of dogs that can be sold legally in Naperville will resume Tuesday night, when City Council members will take a look at their options for addressing the controversy.
The man who allegedly amputated the leg of Bugsey, a five-year old eskimo mix-breed at the center of a recent case of animal cruelty, was arrested without incident Friday at this home in the 3600 block of Topeka Street.
I signed and am writing this diary to encourage others to sign a petition being shared on Facebook to fire CEO Des Hague for animal cruelty.
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.
Updated: Sat Aug 30, 2014 10:19 pm
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