• By Topix   -   Nov 17, 2017

    DOGS OF WAR: LABOR UNLEASHES ON GREENS IN NORTHCOTE

    The Andrews' government has done a back room deal with the Animal Justice Party in a bid to secure a Labor victory in Saturday's crunch...

    Dog, Dogs
  • By Topix   -   Nov 17, 2017

    'HOUSE OF HORRORS' ANIMAL SHELTER DIRECTOR FACES SLEW OF CRUELTY CHARGES

    The executive director of a New Jersey shelter that has become infamous within the animal welfare community has been charged with animal...

  • By Topix   -   Nov 17, 2017

    THREE CHARGED WITH ANIMAL CRUELTY AFTER FIREFIGHTERS DOUSE BLAZE

    Firefighters were summoned to 12 Mt. Vernon Place in Jamestown around 9:15 a.m. for a structure fire.

  • By Topix   -   Nov 17, 2017

    THREE CHARGED WITH ANIMAL CRUELTY AFTER CITY FIREFIGHTERS DOUSE BLAZE

    Three Jamestown residents were charged with animal cruelty after a neglected dog was found by firefighters Thursday morning.

    Dog, Dogs
  • By Topix   -   Nov 17, 2017

    COCKFIGHTING GANG GUILTY AFTER DETECTIVES FOUND BLOOD-STAINED FIGHTING PIT

    A vile cockfighting gang has been found guilty of animal welfare crimes after detectives uncovered a blood-stained fighting pit in...

    Birds, Bird
  • By Topix   -   Nov 16, 2017

    HIHS THANKS ANIMAL WELFARE CHAMPION

    Hawaii County Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Anmar Alnagem recently won a major victory for animal justice in the community, successfully...

  • By Topix   -   Nov 16, 2017

    MAN WHO LEFT DOG TO DIE IN 35C CAR FOR 9 HOURS AS HE DRANK IN PUB WALKS FREE

    Ian Czajkowskyj locked his seven-year-old Staffordshire Bull Terrier inside his car in 35.2C heat last June while he went for a pint...

    Staffordshire Bull Terrier, Bull Terrier, Dogs, Dog, Terrier
  • By Topix   -   Nov 16, 2017

    SECOND FLORIDA DAIRY FARM ACCUSED OF ANIMAL ABUSE

    The Animal Recovery Mission released another surveillance video acquired by its undercover investigators at the Burnham Dairy Farm,...

  • By Topix   -   Nov 16, 2017

    DOG TRIAL GOES TO JUDGE NEW

    Christina Fay took the stand in her own defense during the sixth and final day of her animal cruelty trial, in which the Wolfeboro...

    Food, Dog, Dogs
  • By Topix   -   Nov 16, 2017

    USDA PETITIONED TO INCLUDE POULTRY IN HUMANE SLAUGHTER LAW

    As Americans prepare to consume some 45 million turkeys on Thanksgiving, an animal rights group asked the U.S. Department of Agriculture...

    Poultries, Poultry, Bird, Birds, Chicken
  • By Topix   -   Nov 16, 2017

    WORKS OF ART, OR NEGLECTED DOGS? IN WOLFEBORO ABUSE CASE, A JUDGE NOW MUST DECIDE

    Lyric, Hamlet, ZZ and Spook. Fantasia and Joue. To Christina Fay, they were works of art, animals lovingly cared for in her Wolfeboro...

    Dog, Dogs
  • By Topix   -   Nov 16, 2017

    FACTORY CHICKENS 'SCALDED TO DEATH'

    A MELBOURNE abattoir has been allowed to continue operating despite being investigated for possible animal cruelty, after animal activists...

    Poultry, Poultries, Hen, Chicken
  • By Topix   -   Nov 16, 2017

    FAMILY FEAR PETS WERE POISONED

    Commenting on November 13, a PSNI spokesperson said: "Police received a report of the death of two cats in the Ballyclare area last...

    Cats, Cat
  • By Topix   -   Nov 16, 2017

    ANIMAL RIGHTS GROUP SLAMS PRESIDENT TRUMP OVER SHARK-FIN SOUP REPORT

    According to E&E News and the Associated Press , Trump was served the soup at Saturday's state dinner in Hanoi. The meal is considered...

  • By Topix   -   Nov 15, 2017

    COUNCIL BACKS RULES FOR DOG TETHERS

    Vice Mayor Eugene Tewalt and Councilmen Gary Gillispie and William Sealock Jr. voted in favor of the tethering ordinance on its first...

    Dog, Dogs
  • By Topix   -   Nov 15, 2017

    WHY THREE ELEPHANTS IN CONNECTICUT JUST GOT A LAWYER

    An animal rights attorney is arguing that they are 'legal persons' with a right to bodily liberty and asking the Connecticut Superior...

  • By Topix   -   Nov 15, 2017

    NEW HAMPSHIRE WOMAN PLEADS NOT GUILTY TO ANIMAL CRUELTY CHARGES AFTER

    A New Hampshire woman pleaded not guilty Tuesday to 12 misdemeanor animal cruelty charges in connection with the seziure of 84 Great...

    Dog, Dogs, Health
  • By Topix   -   Nov 15, 2017

    STANDARDS BOARD REJECT ALLEGATIONS OF ANIMAL CRUELTY AT NECTON PIG FARM

    A Norfolk pig farmer has denied allegations of animal cruelty after video footage of conditions at his farm was released by animal...

    Food, Pigs, Pig
  • By Topix   -   Nov 15, 2017

    PUSH UNDERWAY TO SHIFT ANIMAL WELFARE FROM SPCA TO COUNTIES

    A state lawmaker interested in revamping how New Jersey enforces its animal welfare laws says legislation will be ready in a week and...

  • By Topix   -   Nov 14, 2017

    AUPOURI MARE SHOT BUT FOAL SURVIVES

    Wild Aupouri Forest horses grazing near Hukatere, where a mare was shot and her foal left to die over Labour Weekend. The survival...

    Horse, Horses