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  1. Police: Missouri pet dog shot after escaping yardRead the original story

    1 hr ago | SFGate

    St. Louis police say the pit bull-pointer mix named Loki escaped from its yard Tuesday morning.


  2. DogsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KRQE Albuquerque

    That man, Salvador Martinez, was arrested for extreme animal cruelty because of how he allegedly killed the dog, but there's another piece of the case that's drawn attention.


  3. On Native GroundTHE Second Civil WarRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | American Reporter

    Legislatures in Pennsylvania and Illinois are considering bills that would reduce or eliminate what animal welfare advocates call mutilations, and what breeders and American Kennel Club call "breed standards."


  4. Family of rescued cat makes big announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

    He was a bright spot in a tragic story of animal cruelty and now he's part of a growing family.


  5. Attorney General sues former owner of controversial Forks animal sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... access to water. The report also stated that the animals were only fed raw animal parts once or twice weekly. Animal rights activists protested outside of the sanctuary and on Dec. 14, 2013, Markwell made a statement. In it, he remarked: "Beginning ...


  6. Brooklyn punk cat kicker hissed at in Brooklyn Criminal CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    King, the one-year-old cat has since been adopted and no longer has to think of his past life.


  7. New 'Dumbo' Deserves New Ending, Says PETARead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Walt Disney Pictures has already pledged that its live-action remake of Dumbo will use advanced computer graphics-and not a suffering captive elephant-to portray its title character, and PETA, whose motto says, in part, that "animals are not ours to use for entertainment," has another suggestion for the film: In addition to staying true to Dumbo 's ... (more)


  8. The Anti-Cruelty Society partners with Pose A Pet AppRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    The Anti-Cruelty Society in Chicago, TACS for short, is the city's oldest and largest animal welfare organization.


  9. DeKalb County officer who denied veterinary treatment for dog shot resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    The Georgia police officer who prevented a DeKalb County man from seeking immediate veterinary care after shooting the family dog has now resigned.


  10. 2 pets killed after going missing 2 days apart in Ripley Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    Laci Holt's dog Montana and cat Sadie went missing two days apart. Then almost a week later, a neighbor discovered both pets together, dead on top of a garbage bag with a shotgun shell casing on County Road 50 South near the Dearborn County line.


  11. Market MoverHONOR the LivingRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... the first step to banning guns. The NRA even called the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) a radical animal rights group. The House action leaves Pennsylvania as the only state where pretend hunters, most of them from New Jersey and ...


  12. ASPCA Celebrates Five Years of the 'Rescuing Racers' InitiativeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    The ASPCA A today announced that it has granted over $1.7 million to equine rescue groups assisting retired racehorses since launching the ASPCA Rescuing Racers Initiative in 2010.


  13. BREAKING (and disappointing) NEWS: Protections for puppy mill dogs dropped from NC budget billRead the original story

    12 hrs ago |

    Once again, dogs suffering in puppy mills across the state of North Carolina might have to wait to gain important new protections.


  14. Woman who blew her A 200,000 inheritance on caring for horses loses...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    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.


  15. Bluewater Productions & PETA Create a Poster Protesting Against Killer Whale CrueltyRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | GalleyCat

    The 20-foot cartoon piece is being used to protest against the cruel handling of orcas at SeaWorld theme parks.


  16. Puppy mill regulations still holding on in NC budget billRead the original story

    19 hrs ago |

    As the budget-bill negotiations continue in the North Carolina General Assembly - between the State Senate and House members - the puppy mill regulations are hanging on.


  17. Ontario Livestock Sales owner pleads no contest to animal cruelty chargeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    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.


  18. Brooklyn man who kicked cat harassed at courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | New York Daily News

    ... fact that prosecutors are seemingly tough on the alleged cat kicker can be partly attributed to pressure by animal rights groups who have flooded the office with phone calls and emails. A court officer asks for decorum from a group of cat supporters ...


  19. California-based Cattle Auction Boss Fined $1K, Gets Probation in Cruelty CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KRON 4

    The owner of a Southern California livestock auction house will serve probation for his role in an animal cruelty case that came to light after an undercover investigation by an animal rights organization.


  20. Animal attractions give a boost to DubaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    ... When it first opened, the aquarium housed a whale shark dubbed "Sammy", inspiring outrage among a number of animal rights groups. The resort later claimed it released Sammy into the wild. In addition to the many animal attractions situated in malls, ...