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2 hrs ago | CBS Local

Teens Facing Animal Cruelty Charges For Killing Llama

Three teens were arrested on Tuesday and are not only accused of killing the llama but also posting pictures of it on Facebook.


Related Topix: Violent Crime

4 hrs ago | GlobalNews

Cat found in Cranbrook survives shooting, attempted beheading

An injured cat was found by the highway in Cranbrook and brought to their East Kootenay branch.


Related Topix: Willie Nelson, Country, Canada,

8 hrs ago | WTVG-TV Toledo

Accused Toledo animal hoarder pleads not guilty

A Toledo man charged with hoarding more than two dozen cats and dogs pleaded not guilty to animal cruelty Tuesday.


9 hrs ago | Advocate-News

Animal emergency preparedness workshop in Ukiah

Tami Bartolomei, program manager for the Sheriff's Office, Office of Emergency Services, takes care of the day-to-day operations of emergency services; she thinks about disasters.


Related Topix: Ukiah, CA, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, Hurricane, Hurricane Isaac, Sacramento, CA

13 hrs ago | Nova News Now

EDITORIAL: No excuse for animal abuse

A Truro man was convicted this month of animal cruelty for failing to provide medical attention to his dog.


Related Topix: Opinion

18 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

Deputies: Holley man left puppies inside hot vehicle while he went to Eastview Mall

A Holley man is in jail after deputies say he left three puppies in a hot car. Sheriff's deputies say 47-year-old Nathan Stephens left the puppies in his car around 8 p.m. Monday while he went to Eastview Mall.


22 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

Covert Investigation Exposes Sickening Animal Abuse At Veal Factory Farm In Quebec

Hidden-Camera Video Reveals Baby Calves Being Kicked, Beaten, and Left to Languish in Filthy Crates - Mercy For Animals Canada Calls on Retail Council of /CNW/ - Shocking hidden-camera video of workers kicking, punching, and beating baby calves, secretly recorded at one of the largest veal producers in , has been released by the animal protection ... (more)


Mon Apr 21, 2014


Electric 'Vintage Car' Proposed To Replace NYC Horse Carriages: New York Auto Show

Animal rights and electric cars don't usually intersect much, but a long-running New York City battle has produced one of the more unusual electric-car designs shown in public.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Carriage


Plea Entered in Animal Abuse Case

A heartland woman is facing jail time and probation after entering a No Contest plea to a charge of animal abuse.


The Salinas Californian

SPCA rescues 14 dogs from one car in Monterey

The four adult dogs and 10 puppies, all Pomeranians and Chihuahuas, were found stacked in seven tiny, filthy crates in a cluttered, older-model Subaru parked at Virgin and Montecito avenues in Monterey, the SPCA said in a release.


Related Topix: Monterey, CA, Monterey County, CA, Carmel, CA

Cedar Springs man accused of stomping on cat's head, killing it, ponders plea deal

A plea deal is in the works for a man accused of fatally stomping on a cat's head in front of children and others at a Cedar Springs mobile home park.


Related Topix: Cedar Springs, MI, Kent County, MI

KTVB Boise

Idaho dairy org asks to join in farm video lawsuit

The Idaho Dairymen's Association is asking a federal judge to intervene in a lawsuit challenging a new law that makes it illegal to secretly film animal abuse at agricultural facilities.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Boise, ID

Liam Neeson's Home Picketed By Animal Rights Activists

Actor Liam Neeson 's New York home has been picketed by animal rights activists outraged by his support for the city's horse-drawn carriage attractions.


Related Topix: Thriller, Horror Movies, Taken, Drama Movies, Activism

The Citizens' Voice

'Dynamic duo' investigates animal abuse cases in Schuylkill County

JAMIE PESOTINE / Times-Shamrock Tamaqua Animal Rescue Humane Society officer Sue Schafer and Hillside SPCA Humane Officer Janine Choplick dedicate their time to investigating cases of animal abuse in Schuylkill County.


Related Topix: Schuylkill County, PA, Tamaqua, PA, Pottsville, PA, McAdoo, PA, Chinchillas, Pets

Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Chronicle-Journal

Spring hunt questionable

THE scenario that framed the spring bear hunt question in the first place is back in play.


Related Topix: Opinion

Birthday portrait fit for a queen

A PORTRAIT of the Queen by the renowned British photographer David Bailey has been released to mark her 88th birthday.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Elizabeth Ii

Observer & Eccentric

Southfield Library hosts animal rescues

In Chris Bohjalian's novel, Before You Know Kindness, activist Spencer McCullough fights on behalf of animal rights.


Related Topix: Southfield, MI, Libraries, Oakland County, MI, Birmingham, MI

WNFL-AM Green Bay

Animals rescued from abuse in Clayton

A Winnebago County woman is facing several animal abuse charges after authorities discovered around two dozen animals living in deplorable conditions.


Related Topix: Winnebago County, WI

Bilby braves light for baby prince

AUSTRALIA'S answer to the Easter Bunny, the nocturnal bilby, isn't used to the sun.


Related Topix: Prince William, World News

Animal-Rights Activists Deliver Stern Rebuke to (Surprise, Surprise) a Major Hollywood Player

PETA and NYCLASS stage a protest outside of Liam Neeson's Upper West Side apartment building in support of a ban on carriage horse rides through Central Park on April 19, 2014 in New York City.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News