• By Topix   -   Jun 19, 2018

    BLOOD FARM SLAPPED WITH 2-WEEK SHUTDOWN AFTER EMPLOYEE ABUSES PIG

    After a Blood Farm employee was seen allegedly hitting a pig destined for slaughter in the head, a federal Food Service Inspection...

    Food, Pigs, Pig
  • By Topix   -   Jun 19, 2018

    ONLINE FASHION GIANT TO BAN POPULAR LUXURY FIBRES

    If you believe the catwalks of Europe, one of the biggest trends of the coming summer is feathers. But from January, consumers will...

  • By Topix   -   Jun 19, 2018

    : CITY MAN ACCUSED OF HANGING DOG INDICTED BY GRAND JURY

    A Jamestown man accused of hanging his pit bull from a tree in an incident that sparked outrage and a new county local law, was arraigned...

    Dog, Dogs
  • By Topix   -   Jun 19, 2018

    NO JAIL TIME FOR MEN WHO PLEADED GUILTY TO SLITTING DOG'S THROAT, POSTING VIDEO ONLINE

    A judge has ordered probation, a fine and community service for an Arkansas man who slit a pit bull's throat on camera in Louisiana...

    Dog, Dogs
  • By Topix   -   Jun 19, 2018

    TAR HEEL VIEW: CONGRESS MUST END USDAA S CRUEL KITTEN STUDY

    Kittens are intentionally poisoned with parasite-infested meat, studied and then burned alive - and it's happening on your dime. Rep....

    Kittens, Kitten
  • By Topix   -   Jun 19, 2018

    WOMAN ACCUSED IN ANIMAL ABUSE CASE HAS CRIMINAL RECORD

    WEBVTT FORECAST, I'LL TELL YOU ABOUT THAT COMING UP. PAIGE: BREAKING TONIGHT, NEW INFORMATION ON A LOCAL WOMAN, CHARGED LAST NIGHT...

  • By Topix   -   Jun 19, 2018

    DONKEYS STOLEN, SKINNED TO FEED CHINESE DEMAND

    Fourteen African governments have banned the export of donkey skins, according to the U.K.-based animal welfare group Donkey Sanctuary...

    Donkey, Donkeys
  • By Topix   -   Jun 19, 2018

    PETA BLAMES THIS FLORIDA ZOO FOR TIGER CUB DEATHS. THE FACILITY HAD BEEN WARNED BEFORE

    PETA has filed an amended complaint in its lawsuit against Dade City's Wild Things zoo to include the death of three tiger cubs, according...

  • By Topix   -   Jun 19, 2018

    WOLFEBORO DOG BREEDER AVOIDS JAIL TIME, BUT FACES NEARLY $2M FINE

    A Wolfeboro woman found guilty of animal cruelty for her mistreatment of dozens of Great Danes will avoid jail time. Christina Fay...

    Dog, Dogs
  • By Topix   -   Jun 19, 2018

    DAN WALKER HIGHLIGHTS A OEVILEA USE OF A BEAR IN RUSSIAN BREAKFAST SHOWA S FOOTBALL PREDICTIONS

    BBC Sports presenter Dan Walker caused a mini-Twitter storm after sharing some disturbing footage from a Russian state-owned TV channel....

  • By Topix   -   Jun 19, 2018

    WINNIPEG POLICE INVESTIGATING OFFICER SHOWN ON VIDEO MOCKING WOMEN REPORTING ANIMAL ABUSE

    Winnipeg police are investigating the conduct of an officer seen on video mocking two women who went to a neighbourhood station to...

    Dog, Dogs
  • By Topix   -   Jun 18, 2018

    BRUTAL COW ABUSE VIDEOS RESULT IN REFORMS, POSSIBLE LEGISLATION

    After videos of brutal cow abuse were released, Animal Recovery Mission has drafted legislation to impose animal-welfare standards...

  • By Topix   -   Jun 18, 2018

    KITCHEN THERAPY CUTS SPCA $7,000 CHEQUE

    Kitchen Therapy owners Robbin Lich and Brent Bondarenko presented proceeds - raised through knife sharpening and gift wrapping by donation...

  • By Topix   -   Jun 18, 2018

    POLICE: COUPLE CHARGED AFTER CHIHUAHUA TORTURED, STARVED & SHOT

    A Morristown couple is facing animal cruelty charges after police say the wife shot the couple's Chihuahua and left it in a trash bag...

    Food, Dog, Dogs, Chihuahua
  • By Topix   -   Jun 18, 2018

    COMMENTARY: IF EVERYONE DETESTS PUPPY MILLS, WHY DO THEY STILL EXIST?

    Prospective dog owners should educate themselves, and avoid buying from puppy mills, says animal welfare group SOSD's Dr Siew Tuck...

    Puppies, Puppy, Dog, Dogs
  • By Topix   -   Jun 18, 2018

    ACTIVISTS SLAM TEXAS STATE FOR REMOVING WILD HORSES FROM ARMY BASE

    Animal rights activists are fighting to save wild horses from being captured on the U.S. Army's Fort Polk base in Louisiana. The activists...

    Horse, Horses
  • By Topix   -   Jun 18, 2018

    'CRUEL' DOG OWNER ESCAPES CHARGES DESPITE COMPLAINTS

    Pet peeves: Dogs belonging to Sangwaree Gunjairungroj whose house in Din Daeng district was inspected after an animal rights group...

    Dog, Dogs
  • By Topix   -   Jun 18, 2018

    EXCLUSIVE ALL WILD SPECIES DESERVE SAVING

    In a setback for animal rights activists, a planned provision under the Anti-Cruelty against Animals and Animal Welfare Act by the...

  • By Topix   -   Jun 18, 2018

    TURKEY ARRESTS SUSPECT AS PUPPY TORTURE CASE SHIFTS ELECTION AGENDA

    Turkish police have arrested a man suspected of torturing a puppy after shocking images emerged online of the maimed animal in a case...

    Vets, Vet, Puppies, Puppy
  • By Topix   -   Jun 18, 2018

    ANIMAL RIGHTS PROTESTERS TAUNTED WITH MEAT WHEN THEY CRASH

    Anita Krajnc lay with 350 people of Direct Action Everywhere, spanning the full length of the Ferry Building, in what they describe...