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1 hr ago | Examiner.com
Mercy for Animals Canada has accused Maple Leaf Foods of "cooking chicks to death" at one of its hatcheries after one of its advocates shot undercover footage of the abuse while working at Horizon Poultry in Ontario over a month and a half.
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5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
The operator of a Hialeah pet rescue shelter was arrested Thursday after authorities say she kept as many as 200 dogs and cats in "deplorable conditions" inside a small warehouse.
10 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers
Debbie Vincent, 52, an animal rights activist, was found guilty of being involved in a conspiracy to blackmail a major animal testing company A former soldier who underwent a sex change has been jailed for six years for her part in a conspiracy to blackmail an animal testing company through a campaign of terror which involved the use of improvised ... (more)
10 hrs ago | New York Daily News
Stephanie Hird, 29, - the second animal snuff film starlet arrested in two weeks - was cuffed as she boarded a plane at Miami International Airport and booked on five felony counts of cruelty to animals, according to a report.
11 hrs ago | Yahoo!
An animal welfare group is offering a reward of up to $5000 for information leading to the conviction of the killer of a kangaroo at a national park north of Perth.
Glenn Beck has named Cass Sunstein, a professor at Harvard Law School, "the most dangerous man in America."
They came thanks to the Animal Cruelty Task Force after a rescue this morning of 18 dogs and three cats "Puppies check to make sure that they're weight is okay, that they're nursing all right," says Dr. Mark Wright the Director of Social Medicine for the Humane Society.
This 3-year-old boxer was found emaciated on the side of an Ann Arbor road and investigators are looking for more information about her case.
Mitch Behm, the owner of Global Captive Breeders, and David Delgado, the former manager of the exotic reptile business, stand in a courtroom at the Southwest Justice Center in French Valley during a Jan. 30 hearing.
It was standing room only at the Tehachapi Unified School District's board meeting held April 8, as board members tackled a lengthy agenda scheduled that night.
Great job Cobb County GA animal welfare advocates! You speak and law makers and prosecutors listen.
Animal-lover Hilary Swank will be honored May 3 for her work in animal rescue and her commitment to animal advocacy at the the Sixth Annual Petco Foundation's Hope Gala in San Diego.
The Just for Cats Festival is a unique event which brings internet cat video enthusiasts and ailurophiles together on one exclusive night in Toronto at TIFF Bell Lightbox on April 17th.
They were sitting ducks, and now they're dead ducks, victims of an act of animal cruelty.
In the walk-up to Easter this weekend, New Zealand pizza chain Hell Pizza, known for its saucy marketing campaigns, has put up a billboard that has stirred controversy among animal rights activists because it is covered in rabbit pelts.
Mr. Tanis, 65, who is charged with five counts of animal cruelty, has had more than a dozen dogs removed from his home to comply with a bail condition that he only possess one dog.
One week after an animal care and control raid, a Royal Palm Beach woman is now charged with 32 counts of improper confinement of animals.