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Woman swills can of beer outside court after admitting cruelty to her dog

Woman swills can of beer outside court after admitting cruelty to her dog

Misty the mastiff was covered in sores and hadn't been walked in eight months
Dog survives after owner shot and dragged her by a rope

Dog survives after owner shot and dragged her by a rope

Warning: Distressing content. The horrific abuse was only stopped when two passersby filmed the scene.
RSPCA admits it sends horses to be slaughtered for pet food

RSPCA admits it sends horses to be slaughtered for pet food

It sent at least one horse to a pet food factory it had prosecuted for animal cruelty.
Mum cheers as son is jailed for beating dog to death

Mum cheers as son is jailed for beating dog to death

Lexi the Alsation puppy was beat to death and left near some trees, where traumatised children later found her.
Horse dies month after he got impaled on fence when fireworks spooked him

Horse dies month after he got impaled on fence when fireworks spooked him

WARNING: Distressing images. Harry had to be put down due to the severity of his injuries.
Animal Abuse Including 'Crushing' and 'Burning' Is Now a Federal Felony

Animal Abuse Including 'Crushing' and 'Burning' Is Now a Federal Felony

Heinous and intentional acts of violence against animals are now a federal crime under a new bill that was signed into law this week.Read more...
Starving kitten covered in glue and feathers left to die in the street

Starving kitten covered in glue and feathers left to die in the street

Palomita weighed just 200 grams at 10-months-old and suffered from dehydration, hypothermia and low blood sugar.
Kitten dies after owner breaks its pelvis and dumps it in rubbish

Kitten dies after owner breaks its pelvis and dumps it in rubbish

The kitten was kicked to the floor and left for dead by its cruel owner.
Hunter Mom Receives Death Threats for Pics with Dead Animals

Hunter Mom Receives Death Threats for Pics with Dead Animals

A mother of two who practices sustainable hunting for food, reports getting death threats from anti-hunting activists critical of her pics with the animals she has killed.
Vegans force vets to cancel nude calender after they pose with sheep

Vegans force vets to cancel nude calender after they pose with sheep

The naked calendar shoot by students at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC) in London, led to students receiving ‘personal attacks on social media’.
Art kills around 100,000 mongooses in India every year

Art kills around 100,000 mongooses in India every year

Fifty animals are killed for every kilogram of mongoose hair used in brushes.
Hunters blame activists after pack of 40 dogs rip fox to shreds

Hunters blame activists after pack of 40 dogs rip fox to shreds

The huntsmen said the saboteurs were blowing horns which may have caused the hounds to become ‘confused and disorientated’.
Abused donkeys are still having to carry fat tourists up famous staircase

Abused donkeys are still having to carry fat tourists up famous staircase

The working 'taxi' donkeys of Santorini are still being forced to carry people over 100kg up hundreds of stairs - despite it being illegal.
Pets stolen, slaughtered and turned into bar snacks in Cambodia’s dog meat trade

Pets stolen, slaughtered and turned into bar snacks in Cambodia’s dog meat trade

Around 3,000,000 dogs are stabbed, drowned, clubbed and hanged every year in Cambodia's brutal industry.
Orangutan Imprisoned At Inhumane Zoo For 25 Years Now Lives In Sanctuary With Friends

Orangutan Imprisoned At Inhumane Zoo For 25 Years Now Lives In Sanctuary With Friends

Meet Sandra, an Orangutan who has spent 25 years in a tiny prison cell-like enclosure in a zoo in Argentina, isolated from any other Orangutans.Sandra was born in captivity, and has lived at the zoo
Horror lab that strapped screaming monkeys in metal harnesses to close

Horror lab that strapped screaming monkeys in metal harnesses to close

The harrowing undercover footage, which sparked international outcry, showed beagles bleeding after having pipes put down their throats.
Pack of hounds filmed decapitating fox in legal hunt

Pack of hounds filmed decapitating fox in legal hunt

A drone captured the moment a pack of 20 dogs catch the fox and rip it to shreds.
Missing kitten found decapitated by heartbroken owner

Missing kitten found decapitated by heartbroken owner

Ru had gone out to play at 3:30pm on November 7 and didn't return home.
Dog pinned down and ‘force fed drain water’ so it can be sold for meat

Dog pinned down and ‘force fed drain water’ so it can be sold for meat

A shocking video shows the brutal reality of Vietnam's dog trade.