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Woman who blew her A 200,000 inheritance on caring for horses loses her appeal against her conviction for animal cruelty Lisa Vaughan was ordered to pay out A 5,500 despite being told she had spent all of her inheritance.
4 hrs ago | GalleyCat
The 20-foot cartoon piece is being used to protest against the cruel handling of orcas at SeaWorld theme parks.
8 hrs ago | Examiner.com
When Ronald William Prestage, 59, was arrested last week for trying to take an unlicensed gun into the U. S. Capitol, many wondered what the frequent lobbyist was thinking.
RANCHO CUCAMONGA >> The owner of Ontario Livestock Sales, the largest livestock market in Southern California, has pleaded no contest to violating state law on animal cruelty by permitting animals too sick or injured to stand to be sold into the food supply.
A little more than a year ago, images of an emaciated, cigarette-burned and tortured pit bull emerged, causing a public outcry for justice for the dog that will be forever known as Puppy Doe.
Horacio Santorsola entered a plea of no contest Monday in San Bernardino County Superior Court to a misdemeanor count of receiving improperly held non-ambulatory animals.
Sgt. Louis Diamanti, Stonington's animal control officer, says 31-year-old Steven Richard used a BB gun rifle to shoot the turtle in the head Friday night outside a home.
Andre Robinson, who kicked a cat named King some 20 feet in the air in May, was in Brooklyn Criminal Court and was joined by hecklers who meowed and hissed at him.
Esprit, the international fashion brand for clothing and lifestyle products, has partnered up with animal rights organisation People for Ethical Treatment of Animals to introduce PETA approved vegan hangtags to mark Esprit's vegan shoe & apparel styles.
I'm going to apologize right now if you're eating breakfast, particularly if it includes a nice bit of bacon and a lovely runny egg.
Cassidy Toms in the Octagon promotes free range farming on Saturday at a national rally against factory farming.
The fact that factory-style meat production has a big environmental footprint is nothing new.
Officials in Yonkers, N.Y., where more than two dozen cats were found dead several months ago, have agreed to allocate $15,000 to boost efforts to trap-neuter-return feral cats in the city, according to a local animal welfare group.
Jefferson County Animal Control officers have had an unusually high volume of animal cruelty cases to deal with this year, and officers are looking into enrolling in a professional training session on animal cruelty with the help of an educational grant from the ASPCA.
These are some of the horrifying images of starving and dead animals on the land of one of the country's one-time farming leaders.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 03:56 pm
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